Over 200 area residents attended a banquet Friday evening to support the Sandhills area Foundation. The annual banquet was held at the Cherry County Fairgrounds 4-H building. The Foundations has given out over a half million dollars in scholarships and community grants.  Over $60,000 in scholarships were give out this past year, along with $20,000 in grants. A silent and live auction was held with proceeds going toward the scholarships and grants in the future.

If you are interested in becoming a member or applying for a scholarship, visit sandhills area foundation dot com.