Fund AIDs Food Pantry, Day Camp

KINGSTON, N.Y. (June 5, 2013) — The Lucie M. Walker Memorial Fund has given grants of $500 each to two non-profit endeavors: the food pantry at The People’s Place in Kingston and the summer day camp program for children at the Catskill Animal Sanctuary in Saugerties.

The fund — created to continue the efforts of Walker, who died in July 2010 — provides financial assistance to local organizations that help people in need. Previous recipients include the Queens Galley soup kitchen in Kingston, Cerebral Palsy of Ulster County and the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley.

Donations to the fund may be sent to
Lucie M. Walker Memorial Fund
Community Foundation of Ulster County,
P.O. Box 3046, Kingston, N.Y. 12402-3046.

Checks should be made payable to the fund.


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