Firework fundraiser sees increased returns
July 23, 2020
The numbers are in for this summer’s fireworks over Keyhole, the Pine Haven Volunteer Fire Department’s largest annual fundraiser and Fire Chief Don Lancaster shared this and other news with the council at last Tuesday’s meeting.
Through donations via mail, the department made $7245; attendees put $8198.56 into the boots; and the town contributed $2500, bringing the total donations to $15,738.56. The fireworks cost $9000, leaving $9238.56 for department needs. This is a 38% increase from last year’s total of $4148.58.
This event enables the department to maintain a high quality of...