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Thank you to the Employees of the Village of Carol Stream!

Posted on November 9, 2017

The employees of the Village of Carol Stream waged a Penny War amongst departments to see who could raise the most money for the Veterans Memorial Renovation Project. The employees raised $1,375.78 overall, and on November 9, 2017, Barb Wydra (Accounting Manager) and Linda Johansen (Secretary-Engineering) delivered the donation to Veteran Jim Benzin, Commander of VFW Post #10396.

Here’s what the Village departments raised:

Department Pennies Silver Coins Total Raised
Administration, Building Maintenance & Clerk $57.24 $189.10 $246.34
Community Development $18.60 $141.40 $160.00
Employee Relations, GIS, IT $20.62 $151.11 $171.73
Engineering $55.29 $208.66 $263.95
Finance $93.61 $83.10 $176.71
Police $14.16 $131.30 $145.46
Public Works $29.89 $181.70 $211.59
Total amount raised $289.41 $1086.37 $1375.78