Every donor who contributes to the Ashby Legacy Fund is deeply appreciated for their demonstrated commitment to Ashby and its future generations. Join our growing community here!

Founding Sponsors

Milt Smedsrud (Class of ’51), Greg Smedsrud (Class of ’74), Jeff Smedsrud (Class of ’76), on behalf of the CA Scholarship and Education Foundation

Arrow Giving Foundation

In Loving Memory of Bea

Birgitta (also known as "Bea") Yvonne Smedsrud, 83, is remembered as a beloved matriarch and contributor to her community, Together with her husband Milt and family, Bea impacted people locally and abroad, including hosting dozens of international students for work and learn agricultural internships at the Smedsrud family farm.

At the request of her family, people from across the globe have memorialized their love and admiration for Bea by donating to Ashby Legacy Fund. As one dedication to Bea stated,"To honor Bea, we've made a donation in her name for the town she loved so dearly."

Community Champions

Ashby Public School alumni and parent Brandon Sethre ran 50.4 miles in the Extreme North Dakota Ultra Marathon, inspiring more than $1,500 in donations for ALF and showing Ashby students and the community that anything is possible if you show up and work hard (October, 2018).

Community Supporters

Our hope is to engage all members of the Ashby community, near and far, as partners in our mission. We are grateful for the following community supporters who have made contributions to the Ashby Legacy Fund.

Ashby Legacy Fund also acknowledges and appreciates the numerous donors that have chosen to provide their donations anonymously.

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