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June 28, 2015
Independence Day Ltd – Parade – Grand Marshal


On April 16, 2015 Independence Day Ltd. announced starting with the 2015 4th of July parade will have an annual Grand Marshal. Independence Day Ltd. received none (9) nominations from residents in the Pottstown area.
Mr. Ronald C. Downie has been selected to be the 2015 4th of July parade Grand Marshal.

Mr. Downie was nominated by his grandson, Connor Kurtz. Mr. Downie graduated from Pottstown High School in 1953. He attended Penn State and Ursinus Colleges. He was employed at Firestone. He left Firestone and started in the READ MORE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 28, 2015
Independence Day Ltd – Baby Contest


The July 4th Baby contest sponsored by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center will be held on Friday, July 3, 2015 starting at 5:00 p.m. in Memorial Park at the circle driveway adjacent to the parking lot for the BMX Park.
There are five age groups for pdf READ MORE

pdf Baby Contest Rules
Entry Form

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans   $80
Let's Make this Happen Pottstown!   $17
The Sweeney Family   $25
Nancy Mest   $20
Carolann Roebuck   $100
Carolyn Brumbach   $20
Margaret Myers   $25
Dianne Krumm   $10
David & Caroline Sutton   $25
In Memory of Thomas & Stella Famularo   $20
Dr. Lawrence Gribb   $100
Mayme & Poppy   $25
Doe Club   $!00
Stephen & Jane Hamilton   $25
Wheels in Motion Inc.   $100

To date $17,291 has been raised from Sponsors; businesses, residents and the homecoming queens. Independence Day Ltd needs to raise $32,709. The expenses for the festivities include a top notch fireworks display which our organization has historically provided in past years. Also included is a safe, family, oriented affair for all ages to enjoy. New this year is a theme entitled, Celebrating the Borough of Pottstown’s Bicentennial. This theme has been chosen because the Borough of Pottstown celebrates 200 years of being incorporated.
We need your support. Visit our website www.Pottstown4thofjuly.org under the sponsor ship tab after that select the donate button under the level of your donation. Your donation will be processed thru PayPal. Should you prefer to donate to your alma mater or current school district’s Homecoming queen select the homecoming tab. After that select the donate button next to the queen and your donation will be processed thru PayPal and will go directly towards the penny a vote contest for that queen. Please note when using PayPal you can use your existing PayPal account or use PayPal’s one-time credit card donation process.
Your donation can be made directly into our Donation Account at the following financial institutions: Citadel, Diamond Credit Union, First Niagara, Fulton Bank, Malvern Federal Savings, National Penn Bank, PNC, Superior Federal Credit Union, Susquehanna Bank, Tri-County Federal Credit Union, Victory Bank and Wells Fargo.
Personal checks are also accepted, made payable to Independence Day Ltd. and mailed to PO Box 199, Pottstown PA 19464. Note on the memo line which queen you want to donate to for the Penny a vote contest.
Independence Day Ltd would like to thank everyone that has supported us to date, We welcome businesses, residents and members of the tri county community to join us is celebrating American’s birthday and Pottstown’s Bicentennial.
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