COMMUNITY

Community is about both the Facilities that we enjoy and the Activities that bring us together. Funds accepted for the COMMUNITY category are used to enhance public facilities and activities. In addition to General Funds for this purpose the following specific Funds are available for donations in any amount:

Walking and Bike Path Design, Construction and Upkeep

Park Improvements and Small Pocket Parks

Downtown Revitalization

Art and Museums

Splash Pad Construction and Maintenance

Quitman City Cemetery


Education​

Education is so important! Funds accepted for the EDUCATION category are used to enhance educational opportunities including scholarships and education grants for students AND educators.

In addition to General Funds for this purpose the following specific Funds are available for donation:

The Abreu Family Scholarships

Quitman ISD Educational Fund

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

Everyone needs some help getting a leg-up in the job market. Donations to the WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT category are used to enhance the workforce including training, workshops, and employ-ability seminars.

 Donations can be made online; include “Workforce Development” in the “add a note” section of the paypal donation page. 

WELL BEING-PEOPLE

Everyone has tough times, and a great community comes together to help those in need.  Donations to the WELL BEING-PEOPLE category are used to help people in times of distress including assistance with medical, food, water, and clothing expenses for temporary relief.  General fund donations go toward the Disaster Relief/Benevolence Fund and are used to get folks through tough times. Donations can be made online; include “Benevolence Fund” in the “add a note” section of the paypal donation page.  In addition to the general fund, the following specific fund is currently accepting donations: 

Covid-19 Front Line Worker Support

WELL BEING-ANIMALS

Our pets are our family too!  And in times of distress animals need as much as their owners do. Donations to the WELL BEING-ANIMALS category are used to promote the well being of animals through temporary relief during times of distress. In addition to General Funds for this purpose the following specific Funds are available for donations in any amount:

Pet Care Education

Pet Disease Control

Pet Population Control

Pet Medical Care

Donations can be made online; include “animal well being” or any of the above specific funds in the “add a note” section of the paypal donation page. 



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