Local farmer supports Circle of Friends

SHERILL, Ark. – Jefferson County farmer Gary Gatlin has directed a $2,500 donation to the Circle of Friends.

Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will be used to fund programs in conjunction with the Arkansas Children’s Hospital, including the Hematology/Oncology Outpatient Clinic and the hospital’s research institute.

Thanks to the support of farmers across the country, more than $3.2 million is being directed to nonprofits in 1,289 counties in 39 states.