Donnewald Distributing Company Donates to County K9 Unit


Published on February 8 2019 3:22 pm
Last Updated on February 8 2019 5:40 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

Donnewald Distributing Company has contributed toward the cost of a new K9 unit for the Effingham County Sheriff's Department.


Donnewald Distributing Company President Mike Donnewald presented a check to Effingham County Sheriff David Mahon and the Effingham County Sheriff's Department for $5,000.

Members of the sheriff's department have been reaching out to area businesses in a fundraising effort. The funds will be utilized to acquire and train the new K9 unit.

Pictured are members of the Donnewald Distributing Company team and the sheriff's department; left to right: Patrol Corporal Travis Buhnerkempe, Julie Buhnerkempe, Trent Zerrusen, Mike Donnewald, Jeff Meyers, Steve Niebrugge, Tom Steppe, Sheriff Mahon, Adam Niebrugge, Ryan Worman, Zach Meyers, and Chief Deputy Paul Kuhns.