February 27, 2021

Whittemore Fire Department Receives Co-Bank Matching Funds

Whittemore Fire Dept CoBank donation 8-6-14 compMaxYield Cooperative recently presented the Whittemore Fire Department with a contribution of $5000. The department also received matching funds totaling $5000 from CoBank’ “Sharing Success” program. The funds will be used by the fire department to purchase new bunker gear.

Accepting the contributions were Eric Goodman (left), fire chief, and fireman Cody Knecht.

CoBank is a $95 billion cooperative bank that provides loans, leases, export financing and other financial services to agribusinesses in all 50 states. In 2014, they will make $3 million available to local communities as a part of the “Sharing Success” program. More information about CoBank is available online at www.cobank.com.

MaxYield Cooperative is a local agricultural cooperative in 17 Iowa communities. To learn more, visit the co-op’s website at www.MaxYieldCoop.com.

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