Core committee members and teams captains of “It only takes a Spark Cancer Walk met for an awards ceremony on Monday, June 24 at the Milbank Visitors Center.
Those receiving awards were:
Year Round Fundraiser–VFW Walking Warriors
Top Non-corporate Fundraiser–Bulldogs Fighting Cancer
Top Corporate Fundraiser–United Hardware United Pride
Spirit Award–Lewis Family Drug Put Cancer on Ice
People’s Choice Award–Lewis Family Drug Put Cancer on Ice
Lighting the Way–St. William’s/Whetstone Insurance The Cure Express
Highest Earning Boot–Lewis Family Drug Put Cancer on Ice
Most Creative–St. William’s/Whetstone Insurance The Cure Express
Submitted photo: State Auto employees Matt Scott and Karla Wellnitz presented a $1,000 check to the core committee. (Lynn Wientjes, Julie Landmark, Aaron Anderson, Ann Tuchscherer, and Alex Pauli.) State Auto, a long-standing fundraising team over the years, did not have enough members for a team this year but continued but raised funds by selling popcorn and Easter flowers.
Submitted photo-Top: Kerry Fish presented a check for $2,410, the money was raised through luminary sales and Valley Queen’s matching program. (Core committee Julie Landmark, Lynn Wientjes, Aaron Anderson, Ann Tuchscherer, and Alex Pauli).