Recently, members of the Cherokee Hy-Vee Stores and the Hy-Vee Distribution Center donated $2,500 to the Cherokee Area Economic Development Corporation. Pictured, left to right, Mark Buschkamp-Director of the CAEDC; Tom Kellen, CAEDC Board Member; Ramona Nitz, CAEDC Board Member; Tim Haupert, Hy-Vee Store Manager and CAEDC Board Member; Lisa Stowater, Assistant Vice-President of Transportation and Human Resources at Cherokee Hy-Vee Distribution Center; Scott Gaskill, Manger of the Cherokee Drug Store; and Greg McQuistan, Assistant Vice-President at the Cherokee Distribution Center.
"CAEDC is a important part of bringing businesses into Cherokee County. We need to show support and help bring more businesses into the Cherokee Area and we're proud to help out CAEDC," said Haupert. CAEDC fundraising is currently under way. For more information on CAEDC go to www.cherokeeia.com. Photo by Mike Leckband