The Okemos Education Foundation is embarking its second year of its "Okemos Cares" Campaign, but some at the campaign are concerned there could be donor apathy.
Mark Bashore, a Trustee for the organization, expressed concern that potential donors may continually hear about a deficit in the school budget and develop apathy towards the problem.
Last year the group raised $236,000.
The campaign is designed to help the school district make ends meet when it comes to a diminishing budget due to a decease in state funding.
While Bashore hopes for the same kind of success as last year, he says any funds are considered improvement over the current budget status.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.