Iowa Lakes Initiative wins Farmers Bank’s $500 Bronze Anniversary Prize

17 Aug 2016

News, News Release, Iowa Lakes Initiative

Farmers Bank of Spencer has announced that the Iowa Lakes Initiative has received the $500 Bronze Anniversary Prize as part of the bank’s 100 Year Anniversary Charity Contest.

This was the contest's second group of winning charities. Contest winners were determined by voters.  

“We are very honored by this recognition of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Initiative, which is a significant piece of a broad effort to build a robust support system for local entrepreneurs,” said Kiley Miller, President and CEO of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation. “Thank you to the voters.”

The Iowa Lakes Initiative is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization affiliated with the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation.

The next and final voting period in Farmers Bank’s 100 Year Anniversary Charity Contest begins Oct. 26.

View a PDF announcing all of the winners from the latest round.


About the Iowa Lakes Corridor

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is the regional economic development agency for Buena Vista, Clay, Dickinson and Emmet counties. The Iowa Lakes Corridor’s mission is to foster, encourage, promote, aid or otherwise assist in the economic development growth and development of the four-county region. The Corridor envisions a region where businesses thrive, residents enjoy an active and rewarding quality of live, and organizations work together more closely to grow the Corridor economy.