Thank you to fireworks fund volunteers

To the editor:

This past Saturday, April 29, the Wellington Chamber of Commerce hosted a reverse raffle at the Wellington Eagles as a means of financing the upcoming Fourth of July fireworks celebration. This was a huge success and we owe many thanks to many people.

The Wellington Eagles provided a fantastic dinner and the help from both the Eagles and the Wellington Eagle Riders was overwhelming; likewise a huge thank you to Ayers Ratliff, Kip Pasadyn, and individuals.

Many, many businesses in the area helped this project to come to fruition and we would like to thank them as follows: American Legion Post 8, Beriswell Insurance, Beta Sigma Phi, Bread and Brew, Bridge Derrick, Brother’s Chevrolet, Burger King, Chuck Scheckel and Mary Ann Steffanni, Cleveland City Forge, Denise Beriswell, Dog Tracks Diner, Domino’s Pizza, Dorothy McHugh, Dr. Jack Coates DC, Dr. Laura Pall DDS, Dr. Tom Herberger DDS, East of Chicago Pizza, Edward Jones Investments, E.L. Hatton, Elegant Designs, Elms Retirement Village, Farm and Home Hardware, Farmer’s Savings Bank, Forest City Technologies, Fort’s Tavern, Jersey Lust, Kip Pasadyn, Lorain County Metro Parks, Lucille Arnett LMT, Mad Dog Fireworks, Marquis Graphics, Marsha Coates, Matus Winery, Mickey Mart, Motivational Plaques, Murner Law Firm, Norton-Eastman Funeral Home, North Coast Wireless, Pizza House, Platinum Petal, Salon Image, Splash Zone, Special Effects Printing, Subway, Taco Bell, Village Graphics, Visual Products, Wellington Country Inn, Wellington Dental, Wellington Enterprise, Wellington Implement, Wellington Indoor Comfort, Wellington Mobile Home, Wellington Veterinary Clinic, Yellow Farm Creations.

We want to thank all of you for attending and spending. Funds raised go directly to the fireworks fund and we hope to see you at the July 3 fireworks display.


Jack Coates

Laura Braddock