Dallas County Conservation’s Mike Wallace (left) accepts a $350 “birthday gift” for the “connector trail” from Tate Boyd and his sisters Maggie and Lili, who are three young benefactors of good projects in central Iowa. You can read more in the story below, where you’ll also see that Dallas County Conservation wants to “leverage” Tate’s generosity.

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Check 10-year-old Tate Boyd's $350 donation for our "connector" trail!
Perry, Iowa, 9 August, 2018

This lad from Urbandale & his sisters have quit asking for birthday gifts, and instead seek donations to favorite causes & projects. Tate, who also celebrates his "half birthdays," decided to ask for gifts to the "connector trail" being built to link the Raccoon River Valley & High Trestle Trails. Dallas County Conservation director Mike Wallace decided to try "leveraging" the youngster's generosity. So, who and how many will match Tate Boyd's $350 donation to the "connector"? ...

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