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This Viral Video Helped a Small, Rural School Raise $450,000 in 3 Months

The latest guest on the FNF Coaches Podcast is Brad Doherty, athletic director at Branson High School in Colo.

In December, Doherty launched a fundraising campaign for a new turf field in a small rural community with a dilapidated football field. In just over three months, he has led an effort that has brought in $440,000. They plan to have a $540,000 project completed by the fall football season.

Doherty scripted this YouTube video, which went viral and caught the attention of the entire nation.

If you would like to read more about the Branson field turf fundraising effort — or make a contribution — visit the school’s fundraising page.

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