To the editor:
Thank you to all who helped to make the 31st Friends of St. Edmond Ball such an overwhelming success. This year the Ball raised $230,000 in net proceeds because of the efforts of all involved. To those who gave and attended this year's ball, thank you for your great support of this our main fundraising event for St. Edmond. A special thanks goes out to this year's St. Edmond Ball co-chairs, Dr. Bob and Barb O'Connor and Lucas and Amy Palmer, who worked tirelessly to ensure the success of this year's gala. We are thankful to have such wonderful supporters. Please be sure to mark your calendars for the first Saturday in May 2015 for the 32nd Friends of St. Edmond Ball.
Winners of the raffle were: grand prize, winner's choice of one of four autos, Kathy (Kibby) Bocken, Fort Dodge; second prize, $2,500 of flooring, Bob Menzel, Fort Dodge; third prize, $1,500 of groceries, Kathy Bocken, Fort Dodge; fourth prize, $1,000 cash, Modern Sound Engineering, Fort Dodge; $1,000 of Catholic school tuition, Kelly McGonegle, Fort Dodge, and $1,000 of Catholic school tuition, Jessica Gottschalk, Fort Dodge.
Mary Lynn Biggins
Marketing and Public