Eagle Valley Community Fund passes out $144,000 to local nonprofits

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE COUNTY — Volunteers for the Eagle Valley Community Fund’s annual rummage sale have more fun than humans should, but they have the most fun when they pass out checks.This week they gave away more than $144,000 to 65 local nonprofits. In its 51 years, it has raised around $6 million for local nonprofits.“It’s so much fun! I felt like Santa Claus. That’s the most fun, giving to the groups,” said Vi Brown, who, along with husband Byron Brown has run the event for most of its 51 years. “We have such wonderful nonprofits in the valley. They really do …

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