The Scandinavia Volunteer Fire Department hosted its 8th annual spring fundraiser Raffle and Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, May 15.
Approximately 225 people attended the event; around 50 more than last year. The fire department raised around $3,000 in revenue for equipment and training.
There were four big prizes and several gift cards and certificates donated to the raffle from area businesses throughout the community.
The Scandinavia Fire Department appreciates everyone’s continued support. It is greatly appreciated.
Winners of the four big prizes are as follows:
• Jim Swenson, Scandinavia – Marlin xl7-270 rifle with 3x9x40 scope.
• Tara Prybylski, Scandinavia – Mossberg 500 Grand Slam 12G turkey gun.
• Eugene Engebretson, Waupaca – fishing rod combo.
• Lorne Paulson, Amherst – fishing rod combo.
The Scandinavia Fire Department will be hosting the annual Fireman’s Dance from 8 p.m. to midnight Friday Aug. 5, at the Scandinavia Corn Roast. The guest entertainment will be the Chasin’ Mason band.