Thank you so much for your donation. Every bit helps during these new times we find ourselves in. We are all experiencing new challenges daily as we cope with COVID-19 in Douglas County. However, the families that depend on Ballard’s preschool program and emergency services were especially hard hit since the Ballard Center temporarily closed its doors March 16. Although Ballard reopened its early education center on June 1, the battle to dig out of the hole created by the coronavirus is just beginning. However, there is one ray of sunshine that is visible during this pandemic: People like you are stepping up to help those in need.