United Way raises $514,694

CNJ staff

The United Way of Eastern New Mexico campaign season ended with $514,694 raised in Curry and Roosevelt counties, according to a news release.

The amount raised is 87 percent of the community-wide goal of $580,000 and is about $15,000 less than was raised last year, the release said.

Of the $500,000 goal for Curry County, $439,356 was raised. Of the $80,000 for Roosevelt County, $75,338 was raised, the release said.