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$2,400 raised in Upper Des Moines Opportunity/Salvation Army Bell Ringing Campaign.
Posted: Nov 28 2012 by ppowers

Upper Des Moines Opportunity,Incorporated of Hamilton County would like to thank those who were involved in the Salvation Army Bell Ringing event that took place over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend. Special thanks goes out to Hy-Vee and Fareway for allowing them to set up the Salvation Army kettles at their stores. Volunteers braved the cold weather and crowds to man the kettles. The individuals were employees of Hamilton County, the City of Webster City and Black Hills Energy,members of the Rotary Club, Morning Kiwanis, Noon Kiwanis, Diamond K Kiwanis, and Doug Bailey, for the coordination of this event. The combined effort of the merchants, businesses, volunteers and especially those who contributed financially shows that when a community  works together,much can be accomplished. A total of approximately $2,400 was raised with much of that to remain in Hamilton County to help serve local individuals and families.Upper Des Moines Opportunity is dedicated to helping build stronger communities by addressing the effects of poverty on individuals and families in this area.

Upper Des Moines Opportunity,Incorporated of Hamilton County would like to thank those who were involved in the Salvation Army Bell Ringing event that took place over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend. Special thanks goes out to Hy-Vee and Fareway for allowing them to set up the Salvation Army kettles at their stores. Volunteers braved the cold weather and crowds to man the kettles. The individuals were employees of Hamilton County, the City of Webster City and Black Hills Energy,members of the Rotary Club, Morning Kiwanis, Noon Kiwanis, Diamond K Kiwanis, and Doug Bailey, for the coordination of this event. The combined effort of the merchants, businesses, volunteers and especially those who contributed financially shows that when a community  works together,much can be accomplished. A total of approximately $2,400 was raised with much of that to remain in Hamilton County to help serve local individuals and families.Upper Des Moines Opportunity is dedicated to helping build stronger communities by addressing the effects of poverty on individuals and families in this area.

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