Quincy, IL – Employees of Adams Telephone Co-Operative, located in Golden, IL, presented a check in the amount of $10,809.68 to Emily Robbearts, Executive Director of the United Way of Adams County, Inc.
This donation included a $5,000.00 matching grant from CoBank, a national cooperative bank serving vital industries across rural America. Adams was a recipient of matching funds through CoBank’s “Sharing Success” fund which supports charitable organizations and causes in the local communities of their customer-owners.
The United Way of Adams County advances the common good by focusing on improving education, helping people achieve financial stability, and promoting healthy lives – which are the building blocks for a good quality of life. Jim Broemmer, Chief Executive Officer, stated, “I’m extremely proud that our organization had 100% employee participation in support of the United Way. It is a great example of how dedicated these individuals are to using their time and their resources to better our community.”