Mankato East receives a $100,000 donation from a Mankato businessman.

At 5:30 p.m. on February 18 (Tuesday), the Mankato Area Public School Board will recognize Chad Surprenant for their family’s $100,000 donation for East High School opportunities.

Suprenant says, “Our family feels indebted and loyal to the high-quality education provided at East High School,” Surprenant says.  “Therefore, we wanted to make a gift.  Our goal is to help advance opportunities and lead by example.  This is a great place to live and raise a family and we’re grateful for our journey at Mankato Area Public Schools.”