The Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County was featured in the Gillette News Record. The Boys and Girls Club receives $119,500 from the Optional 1% Sales Tax, which among other things, helps keep low membership and daily visit fees.
Taken from the article: “A lot of that success is thanks to the continued support from both the city of Gillette and the Campbell County Commission, Collier said.
Between the two entities, the Boys & Girls Club will receive $119,500 from the Optional 1 Percent Sales Tax in the coming budget year… Collier said the $119,500 is a significant chunk of its operation and makes up about one-fifth of the club’s entire budget…
Like many nonprofits in Gillette and Campbell County, it would be doom and gloom without the Optional 1 Percent Sales Tax, he said.”
Read more about The Boys and Girls Club and what would happen if they didn’t receive 1% funds in the Gillette News Article, Boys & Girls Club rely on 1 Percent money to exist: https://www.gillettenewsrecord.com/news/local/article_d75900ac-1a85-5233-ae59-511556ca6ede.html