Twenty people were winners at the Anamoose Area Community Foundation cash raffle. The names were drawn at the Senior Citizens Brunch on Sunday.
Dennis Dockter of Harvey was the top winner of $550. Dennis retired last year after teaching & coaching for 36 years at Harvey. He was Athletic Director for the last 12 years. He is presently a substitute bus driver.
Bonnie Dockter from Anamoose won $250. Bonnie has worked at HAV-IT in Harvey for 25 years. She is the first woman to serve on the Anamoose City Board.
The other 18 winners were: Karen Weninger, West Fargo-$250; Sandy Skager, Deering-$200; Adam Hinrichs, Harvey-$150; Gladys Hager, Harvey-$150; Dennis Zimmerman, Anamoose-$100; Chris Becker, Anamoose-$100, Deb Hauser, Martin-$100; Stephanie Lauringer, Fessenden-$100; Ardell Stafford, Harvey-$100; Al Sherlock, Drake-$50; Carol Blake, Wales-$50; Laurie Straatmeyer, Harvey-$50; Pat Paulus, Drake-$50; Carol Weninger, Harvey-$50; Steve Vetter, Harvey-$50; Mike Rudnick, Anamoose-$50; Evie Snyder, Mandan-$50; Mark Dietrick, Connoquenessing, Penn.-$50.
This is our third cash raffle to raise funds to give out to non-profit organizations. We gave out over $6,000 in grants in 2013, & a total of over $20,000 since we organized in 2008.