Mentor Iowa receives funding award from the 11th annual Santa Pub Crawl

Posted by on Dec 27, 2013 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received a funding award from the 11th annual Santa Pub Crawl which was held on Saturday, December 7th. The Santa Pub Crawl has worked with Mentor Iowa since 2006 and their generosity has resulted in thousands of dollars being donated to our program.  The other charity of choice, Variety-The Children’s Charity of Iowa, also receives funds from this event.  Toys for Tots also is a recipient of gifts for the local...

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QuikTrip donates largest corporate check in the 39 year history of Mentor Iowa!

Posted by on Dec 5, 2013 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received the largest corporate check from QuikTrip in our 39 year history! On Saturday, September 28th QuikTrip hosted their annual charity golf outing where Mentor Iowa was selected as their charity of choice.  As a result of their efforts, a check was presented to Mentor Iowa in the amount of $22,297.31!  This donation is the largest corporate donation in the history of Mentor Iowa! Many thanks to everyone who played...

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Mentor Iowa receives funds from the Young Professionals Connection “Mentors and Mulligans” golf outing

Posted by on Nov 20, 2013 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received $891.71 from the Young Professionals Connection.  These funds came from their annual “Mentors and Mulligans” golf outing that was held on July 18th at Echo Valley Golf Course. This is the third year that Mentor Iowa has been the recipient of these funds. Many thanks to Jaimie Miller and the Young Professionals Connection for hosting this fun event and supporting Mentor Iowa at the same time. Pictured is...

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Mentor Iowa receives $2,200 from Alpha Ventures LLC

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received $2,200 from Alpha Ventures LLC!  Mentor Iowa was the charity of choice from the 2013 Ketel One Cup golf outing that was held at Copper Creek Golf Course in Pleasant Hill on Sunday, September 22nd. Thank you to all of the golfers and sponsors who helped make this day possible. Thank you to Joe Wells, Ted Hawley, Rodney Bell, Tommy Bomstad, Derek Knudsen and Tony Rose for their many ways of support to Mentor...

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Mentor Iowa receives grant from the West Bancorporation Foundation for annual holiday party

Posted by on Oct 9, 2013 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa was a recipient of a $1,000 grant award from the West Bancorporation Foundation to help support their annual holiday party set for December 14th. This funding will be used in particular to help with our Jeans for Teens/Clothes for Kids program where each mentor receives a $50 gift card to take their mentee shopping for needed clothing items. Thank you to the West Bancorporation Foundation for their many years of support for this...

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Mentor Iowa receives $5,000 from Doll Distributing LLC

Posted by on Sep 30, 2013 in Blog, Grant Awards and Donations |

Mentor Iowa recently received $5,000 from Doll Distributing LLC from their recent Anheuser-Busch campaign at QuikTrip. Mentor Iowa received $1 for every case of Anheuser-Busch product sold in central Iowa QuikTrip’s. Many thanks to everyone who helped with this campaign. Pictured below are Mark Sullivan (QT), Tim Byrne (Doll Distributing, LLC), Marty Lester (Mentor Iowa), Dean Boell (Doll Distributing, LLC), Tom Gehrke (QT) and Ken Pierce...

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