Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber Of Commerce Raising Funds For 4th Of July Fireworks Show

Wed 6-21-2017

(Arnolds Park)-- With the 4th of July just weeks away, the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce is raising funds for the annual fireworks display over West Lake Okoboji. Kara Matheson of the chamber tells KUOO news you can donate in two ways...Chamber Fireworks Fundraising01 

"Any businesses or community members interested in making a donation, they can visit and make an online contribution, or they can also send checks to P.O. Box 9 in Arnolds Park."

Matheson says they once again this year have established several different levels of contributions...Chamber Fireworks Fundraising02 

"Comets, which is gifts of $5,000 and above; bombs, which is gift of $1,000 to $4,999; below that we've got rockets which is starting at $500 going to just under $1,000; starbursts is right below that at $250 to $499; sizzlers is $100 to $249; and then sparklers is gifts up to $99. Donors with gifts of $250 or more will be acknowledged during the Campus Radio salute right before the fireworks show."

Matheson says they don't have a set dollar amount as to what they hope to raise, adding any amount is greatly appreciated.