Thank you to Karen Frost (3rd from L) and Marlene Mangrich (1st L) of Jesup for making a number of beautiful home-made items for the Pineapple Gala… a true labor of love. With them are Don and Louise Burger who bought a table at the Gala. All super supporters of camp!
Thank you to the Cedar Rapids and Marion Hy-Vee Food Store and Hy-Vee Drugstore Directors for their recent gift of $1,000 to Camp Courageous and also a big thank you to them for all the work and promotion they do on the Pineapple Sales in August….great group!
Iowa Grand Lodge was one of the first to present a basket for the 2012 Pineapple Gala. The Grand Lodge helps at the annual breakfasts, also. (L-R) Karen Davies, Administrative Assistant and William Crawford, Grand Lodge Secretary.
Each year Pat and Paulette Schmitz travel to camp from their home in Arkansas with a trailer full of hand crafted items to sell at the Pineapple Gala. This year Pat has outdone himself with a beautiful cedar rocking chair, a cedar chest, several planters, plant stands and a child’s table with 2 chairs. Paulette [...]
A big thank you to Bob Smith, here with his daughter, Kayla, for all their support of camp. Bob is the owner of Stone Cliff Winery in Dubuque. Bob and his family supply wine and their home in Colorado to be used to raise money at the Pineapple Gala. Bob worked closely with Tom Eggleston, [...]