BV Reserve Deputy Association Receives Donation

THE BUENA VISTA COUNTY RESERVE DEPUTY ASSOCIATION RECENTLY RECEIVED A DONATION FROM THE GRAND LODGE OF IOWA INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOW.

ACCORDING TO SHERIFF KORY ELSTON, THE RESERVE DEPUTY ASSOCIATION RECEIVED A CHECK ON WEDNESDAY IN THE AMOUNT OF 21-THOUSAND DOLLARS. AS THE RESERVE DEPUTY ASSOCIATION IS OPERATED COMPLETELY THROUGH DONATIONS, THE DONATION WILL HAVE A GREAT IMPACT ON LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT IN BUENA VISTA COUNTY.

IN MARCH OF THIS YEAR, THE STORM LAKE INDEPENDENT ORDER OF THE ODD FELLOWS LODGE 221 DONATED ONE-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO THE BUENA VISTA COUNTY SHERIFF’S RESERVE PROGRAM.

“WITH THE ADDITION OF SIX NEW RESERVE DEPUTIES EARLER THIS YEAR, THIS DONATION WILL COMPLETELY FUND THE NECESSARY EQUIPMENT AND TRAINING THEY WILL NEED TO EFFECTIVELY DO THEIR JOBS. I WANT TO SPECIFICALLY THANK THE MEMBERS WITH THE STORM LAKE ORDER OF THE ODD FELLOWS AS THEY APPROACHED THE STATE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF THE ODD FELLOWS REQUESTING ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE RESERVE PROGRAM. I’M EXTREMELY GRATEFUL TO THEM FOR THEIR SUPPORT,” SHERIFF KORY ELSTON.