Kimball giving circle announces essay contest

Kimball Electronics Gives, the employee giving circle for Kimball Electronics, is inviting all Dubois County students to participate in an essay contest as part of the Dubois County Making A Difference Awards event on Oct. 10 at the Astra Theatre. Winning essayists will read their work on the Astra stage.

If interested, submit a 500-words-or-less personal essay to by Oct. 1. Acceptable themes are How I Personally Made a Positive Difference in My Community, A Person I Most Admire Who Helps Others In Need, The Charity I Believe in the Most — and Why?, and How Can We Help the Earth For Future Generations?

Proceeds from the Oct. 10 event will ultimately go to various charities in the Dubois County area as part of Kimball Electronics Gives’ granting event later this year.

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