West Palo Alto Community Fund Drive
The 58th West Palo Alto Community Fund Drive is scheduled to begin Nov. 1, 2017 and continue through Nov. 22, 2017. This annual fund drive gives the community the opportunity to help one or more of the 17 local, state, and national health and welfare programs.
Monies raised goes to Hear, Cancer, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson, Diabetes, Multiple Sclerosis and Arthritis Association for research and to the Ruthven Social Center. Other organizations are CASSA, Seasons Center, The Salvation Army, Upper?Des Moines Opportunity, Palo Alto County Hospital Auxiliary, and Horizons Unlimited of Palo Alto County, Ruthven Ambulance Department and Ayrshire First Responders. Also, included in ‘Feed Our Children’ which is a local organization that benefits the children in the Ruthven-Ayrshire School District.
The offers of West Palo Alto are Linda Heiman (President), Elaine Hermanson (Secretary), and Pat Henningsen (Treasurer). We also consist of several directors from the townships in West Palo?Alto.
Community members are asked to give generously when their envelope arrives in the mail.