Clay County Fair Charitable Trust Celebrates Successful Fundraiser

Spencer, Iowa—The Clay County Fair Charitable Trust is thrilled to announce the successful outcome of its 3rd Annual Farm to Fork FUNdraiser, held at the Clay County Fair & Events Center on Thursday, April 18th. The event featured a four-course meal, a quilt raffle, a 50/50 raffle, and live and silent auctions.

The meal, which our own Chef Eric prepared, consisted of four courses using ingredients sourced from local producers. Attendees enjoyed Smoked Bacon Mac & Cheese, Chopped Salad, Glazed Pork Chop, and Apple Bread Pudding.

During the meal, guests enjoyed hearing from Jennifer Twaiten-Kraninger, owner of Little Sioux Stems, who shared her passion for providing locally grown, fresh-cut flowers to the surrounding communities.

In addition to a delicious meal, attendees participated in various fundraising activities, including a quilt raffle, a 50/50 raffle, and live and silent auctions. Their generosity resulted in over $33,000 raised for the Clay County Fair Charitable Trust.

The Clay County Fair Charitable Trust would like to thank everyone who made our Farm to Fork Fundraiser an outstanding success! Your presence, generous bids, and unwavering support made for a memorable evening filled with delicious food and lively auctions.

About the Clay County Fair Charitable Trust Established in 1993, the CCF Charitable Trust is a 501(c)3 non-profit whose goal is to ensure a blue ribbon future for “The World’s Greatest County Fair.

About the Clay County Fair & Events Center Rooted in Tradition, the Clay County Fair and Events Center is a year-round facility that annually hosts more than 300 events, including its signature event, the Clay County Fair powered by SMU. Known as “The World’s Greatest County Fair” since 1917, the Clay County Fair attracts more than 300,000 guests each September for nine days of world-class entertainment, competition, food, fun, and the largest farm machinery show at any fair in the United States. Additional information can be found at claycountyfair.com.

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