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November 24, 2012

Cheers & Jeers: Nov. 24, 2012

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‘60 years of helping community’

Joni Walls of Kokomo sends this Cheer on behalf of the Del Ra Nut Club:

“On behalf of the Del Ra Nut Club, I would like to send sincere thanks to the following businesses in Kokomo for allowing our organization to sell nuts and candy and supporting the Del Ra Nut Club:

“Thanks to Kroger – Maple Crest and Kroger – Dixon Road for their hospitality, to Coca-Cola and its staff for the hospitality and the wonderful new sign they provided us, to the Hallmark Shoppe in Maplecrest and Harley-Davidson for letting us crash their open house by setting up a nut table, to Lowery Bowling Lanes for letting us share our product, to Walgreens and Sears for space in their stores, to our UAW retiree friends at Chrysler and Delco for letting us crash their dinners, and finally to all the caring and giving people at General Motors Components Holdings and Delphi for always supporting our Del Ra Nut club with their purchases.

“Our club has spent the last 60 years helping our community with donations from the sale of nuts and candy, and we continue to donate 100 percent of our profits back to 15 different non-profit organizations – all here in the Kokomo community.

“And thanks to all the people in Kokomo who have purchased our nuts and candy. You are helping us ‘pay it forward.’ Our sales end Dec. 14 this year, and you can find us at 307 E. Defenbaugh St., behind the Crisis Center.”

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