2017 Grant Recipients

The Senior Variety Show (SVS) recently awarded a total of $13,000 to its 2017 grant recipients. Each year SVS, which is a non-profit volunteer organization, donates money from the August senior variety show to senior programs in the community.  In the past 23 years, SVS has raised approximately $200,000  for local seniors. SVS Treasurer Skip…

Senior Variety Show Raises $13,000 for Community

The 23rd-annual Senior Variety Show “Feelin’ Groovy!” proudly showcased 108 Story County performers (ages ranging from 60-94) at the Ames City Auditorium in late August. This year’s show celebrated the unforgettable 1960’s and included both the joy and tears of that bittersweet era. Emotions fluctuated from the light-heartedness of Laugh-in, the Beatles, Beverly Hillbillies, American…