Chamber hosting fireworks fundraiser at Hy-Vee this weekend

Published 8:10 am Friday, June 26, 2015

The Austin Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a round up fundraiser at Hy-Vee from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today to raise money for the Freedom Fest fireworks.

The fundraiser continues throughout weekend. A round up fundraiser is where cashiers ask shoppers if they want to round up and donate their change to Freedom Fest.

The annual fireworks displays, which will be next Friday and Saturday, are put on by the chamber.

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Along with the round up. the chamber’s annual Freedom Fest fireworks raffle fundraiser continues through July 4th or until tickets run out.

The tickets are available for $5 at the chamber or by contacting a chamber ambassador. Tickets include $35 in coupons.

Freedom Fest fireworks raffle tickets

Grand Prize: $500 travel certificate to be used on any air and hotel package from Bursch Travel & Delta Vacations.

2nd Prize: $300 Freedom Gas Cards from Freedom Valu Center

3rd Prize: Toro Lawn Mower from Donkers Hometown Appliances

4th Prize: Day of Beauty by Golden Tress Day Spa

5th Prize: $100 gift card donated by Rooms & Rest – Austin