Posted: December 17, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Nate Furler, Marketing & Outreach Manager, Oneota Community Food Co-op
Round-Up at the Register Campaign at the Oneota Community Food Co-op Raises $1,700 for Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging.
Decorah, Iowa, 12/16/19 –
The Oneota Community Food Co-op hosted a “Round-Up at the Register” campaign November 18th through December 2nd. During this time, customers at the Co-op were given the opportunity to round-up their sale to the nearest whole dollar with these funds going to support the Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging. The campaign held in November/December raised just over $1,700.
Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging coordinates services for individuals to help them maintain the independence they desire. Services include option counseling, case management, meal programs, caregiver support, respite services, evidence based health programs, advocacy, and recreation and education programs. They serve the following counties in Iowa: Allamakee, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Grundy, Hardin, Howard, Jackson, Marshall, Poweshiek, Tama, and Winneshiek.
For more information about the Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging, check out www.nei3a.org.
Located in downtown Decorah, Oneota Community Food Co-op is a cooperatively-owned grocery store specializing in local, organic, and sustainably produced products since 1974. For over four decades, the Co-op has been the leading provider of whole foods at a reasonable cost, with an emphasis on organic, local and bulk foods. Stop in and check out the newly remodeled store at 312 West Water Street in Decorah, or online at www.oneotacoop.com.
Pictured in photo: (left to right) Kristie Wiltgen, Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging Regional Coordinator, Kristin Evenrud, Oneota Community Food Co-op, and Maddy Beiwel, Oneota Community Food Co-op.