Mount Vernon has been chosen to host the Smithsonian Institution’s exhibit Home Town Teams: How Sports Shape America in March and April of 2018.
The Mount Vernon exhibit will be managed by the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) in partnership with the City of Mount Vernon and Cornell College, and will allow residents and visitors to explore the rich heritage of sport in Iowa and the nation. The budget to bring, implement and market this project to the regional eight-county Corridor area around Mount Vernon is estimated to be $24,683.00.
The fundraising committee of the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) through its fundraising organization the CCDG, a 501c3 nonprofit, is partnering with One Mission Fundraising to raise some money and sell these comfortable and fun T-shirts for a good cause.
Your purchase will result in a full 40 percent of the purchase price donated directly to this project.
To purchase the shirt, log onto the One Mission Fundraising site here: