$25,000 donated by WCU to Catholic Tuition Assistance

Several fundraisers over the past year has provided a financial boost to the Catholic Tuition Assistance program for the four catholic elementary schools in the Quincy area

And today, the Western Catholic Union matched what was raised over the past few months.

The W-C-U handed over a check for $25,000 to Father Mike Kuse of Blesses Sacrament.

Father Mike says with that donation and the money raised through other avenues, it totals up nearly $60,000.

This is the first year the W-C-U offered to provide the matching grant.

Kuse said they supply between 150 and 200 hundred thousand dollars in tuition assistance on an annual basis.