Availa Bank’s Fort Dodge office recently donated to the Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association. The Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association supports, promotes and connects visual, performing and literary artists, arts organizations and businesses. The Association strives to strengthen the community, foster creativity, and celebrate life through the arts.
Pictured are Karen Wood, Availa Bank loan operations manager and trust officer; Shelly Bottorff, executive director of the Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association; and Amy Bruno, program coordinator of the Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association.
Availa Bank’s Fort Dodge Market President Dave Flattery, right, recently presented a check to the Iowa Museum Association. Receiving the donation is Eric Anderson, the executive director of the Blanden Memorial Art Museum. The donation was made to help support the upcoming Iowa Museum Conference to be held Oct. 6-8 in Fort Dodge.