Legend of Rawhide make donations

Brandie Collins
Posted 7/5/24

NIOBRARA COUNTY - The Legend of Rawhide has become a cornerstone event for the Town of Lusk and Niobrara County. Throughout the years they have shown their support through community events and donations.

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Legend of Rawhide make donations

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NIOBRARA COUNTY - The Legend of Rawhide has become a cornerstone event for the Town of Lusk and Niobrara County. Throughout the years they have shown their support through community events and donations.

In 2023 the Legend of Rawhide board made donations to the following, the Niobrara Senior Center received a, and Lusk Elementary/Middle School received donations for their lunch program in the amount of $4,000. The board also donated $2,000 for the kids that went to the Wyoming State Fair to help with their expenses.

The Legend of Rawhide board has been able to make donations to scholarship, the Niobrara County Fairgrounds, Lusk Volunteer Fire Department. The one donation that they are most proud of is a donation to the Lusk-Niobrara Ambulance Service in the amount of $10,000 to go towards a new ambulance.

Throughout the years from 2013-2023 the Legend board has been able to make donations within the community. Funds have been given to the Lusk Volunteer Fire Department and Lusk-Niobrara Ambulance in the amount of $25,000. They also donated to the Niobrara County Flood Relief fund in the amount of $30,000. The Legend of Rawhide has always supported the Niobrara County Fairgrounds and have gave $40,000. Scholarships remain an important donation in the amount of $40,000. Finally throughout the years they have gave $65,000 towards community donations that have included the Niobrara Community Hospital, Clubs and the Stagecoach Museum.