Northern Iowa Student Government

Special Event - Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Fundraiser

By: mojohn on Wed, 10/05/2011 - 15:08

Attention Panthers! Extreme Makeover: Home Edition started construction on a house in West Union, Iowa for Audrey Gibbs and her six children.  Thursday, October 6 from 6:30-8:30 PM there will be a fundraiser for the Gibbs family.  The event will be truck sled pulling exhibition by the Fantasy Truck Pullers, a lawn mower racing exhibition by the Central Iowa Lawn Mower Racing Association, and a demolition derby exhibition put on by Chad Oldenburger. Following the event, a local band will perform. The event will be hosted by one or more of the show’s designers: Paul DiMeo, Tracy Hutson, Sabrina Soto and Jeff Dye, along with special guest, Brett Michaels.

Tickets are $10 for bleacher seating or $100 for the VIP section. The VIP section will allow guests to watch the event from a special area and meet the “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” designers and special guest, Brett Michaels. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

We hope you take time out of your busy Homecoming Week to support this cause!  If you are unable to attend the event, the public can help by making a monetary donation through the website or make checks to Family/Build Fund, c/o BankIowa, PO Box 229, Independence, Iowa 50644. Funds raised will help pay for items for the family home, ongoing medical expenses and other costs.