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Posted on: August 10, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Spirit of Iowa Tribute Bell Dedication at the Iowa State Fair August 14th

Verdin Company has announced Iowa State Fair visitors will help create The Spirit of Iowa Tribute Bell, a two-foot tall, 255-pound bell, August 12-14. The bell is a symbol of support in honor of military veterans and service members across the state. Casting and dedication of the bell is number eight on the “Top 11 Reasons” to attend the fair. The Spirit of Iowa Tribute Bell is made possible by donations from Bankers Trust, DuPont Pioneer, Kaplan University, Principal®, Military Warriors Support Foundation, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo team members led the effort to bring the tribute bell to Iowa.

Dedication of The Spirit of Iowa Tribute Bell will be Monday, August 14th at 10:00 am. 

Please click on the link below to read the news release:

The Spirit of Iowa Tribute Bell
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