Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.'s 9th Annual Comedy Night Fundraiser was a huge success. The event was held at the Avalon Ballroom in Remsen on Saturday, March 12 and featured comedian Sam Fedele.
Nearly 325 people attended the event, helping Mid-Sioux to raise over $3,500.00. Mid-Sioux Executive Director Dick Sievers was extremely pleased with the event. "This was our most successful comedy night. We had great support from our sponsors and all the people who attended. Sam Fedele did a great job and the staff came through as always. What a fun evening!"
Concluding the evening was a raffle of a 42" Flat Screen TV donated by Joe's TV & Appliance, Orange City, won by Tom & Sandra Ahlers, Granville. The $300 gift certificate to Bridges Bay was won by Bob Brummel, Orange City.
A big thank you to the sponsors of the event: American Bank of Remsen, Remsen Farmer's Coop, Farmer's Savings Bank, Mrs B's Convenience Store, Nielsen-Galles Insurance Agency, Majeres Foodtown, Smith Insurance & WesTel Systems.
Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. is a Community Action Agency that fights poverty on the local level; serving Cherokee, Ida, Lyon, Plymouth and Sioux counties in Northwest Iowa. Mid-Sioux's mission is to meet individual and community needs through educational, health, financial and outreach services. For more information contact your local Mid-Sioux office or call 1-800-859-2025.