Presenting a $500 check is Eagles Club president, Tim Britt (center third from left). Accepting the donation is Le Mars Fire and Rescue Chief Dave Schipper. Firefighters Mike Hargens (far left) and Lt. Ethan Mitchell, (second from left), and Assistant Fire Chief Mike Wise (far right) look on.
(Le Mars) — The Le Mars Eagles Club made a contribution of $500 today (Thursday) to the Le Mars Fire and Rescue Department. Tim Britt is the president of the local Eagles organization. He says this isn’t the first donation to the
fire department, but the amount donated was higher than in previous years.
Le Mars Fire Chief Dave Schipper says the local fire department is grateful for the donation by the Eagles Club. He says the contribution will go to help with equipment and additional training expenses.
The Eagles president says the local organization holds several fund raising activities through the year in order to help support area charities.