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Friends Of Lakeside Lab Wins Okoboji Foundation's 2018 July Nonprofit Challenge

Mon 8-6-2018

(Arnolds Park)-- The Okoboji Foundation announced Monday Friends of Lakeside Lab was the winner in its 2018 July Nonprofit Challenge. 

Rob Waterhouse of the Okoboji Foundation says gifts to Friends of Lakeside totaled $55,000 in July, in addition to the $5,000 Winner's Award from the Okoboji Foundation.

In all, Waterhouse says the July Nonprofit Challenge raised $70,335 in total gifts to the Okoboji Foundation's partner funds.

Although the 2018 challenge is completed, Waterhouse says donors may continue to support funds with secure online donations at GiveOkoboji.com or by mailing a check to the Okoboji Foundation at P.O. Box 593, Okoboji, 51355. You should note the name of the fund you wish to support in the memo area of the check. Donations are eligible for 2019 Endow Iowa Tax Credits.

This marked the third year for the Okoboji Foundation July Nonprofit Challenge.