April 24 set for Hawarden Ambulance chicken meal fundraiser

Posted April 16, 2015 at 6:24 pm

By Steve Peterson

The Hawarden Volunteer Ambulance Association will be hosting its 31st Annual Chicken Supper Friday, April 24.

Dinner will be served 5 – 8 p.m. at the Hawarden Community Center. The meal will be prepared by Pro Sport Bistro Catering.

Tickets cost $10 per person. Children under age five are free with a paying adult.

The chicken dinner is the primary fundraiser each year for the Hawarden Ambulance Association. Proceeds are used to update equipment and to advance the staff’s training level.

The Hawarden Ambulance Association now has a full-time director, Cathy Bushby.

“With your support and contributions over the

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