Article from: Scone Advocate.

HUNTER Valley Cutting Horse Club had a financial goal in mind prior to its October Show.

But an overwhelming response saw that initial target tripled.

Secretary Lynda MacCallum said a combined effort enabled the club to make a generous donation of $4600 to the ‘Where There’s A Will’ foundation on Wednesday.

“We didn’t expect to raise that much at all,” she said.

“We usually try and give back and thought that if we could raise $1000 or even $1500 then, as it stands, that’d pay for one teacher to be trained to help kids with mental health awareness.

“But we exceeded. How we got that much [money] was we added an extra $5 to all the entry fees.