Hope Village to hold closing ceremony

Hope Village will hold closing ceremonies at noon Monday at Our Savior Lutheran Church.

The Rev. Paul Krueger, Hope Village board president, will share about the impact the rebuild operation has had on flood victims. Shirley Dykshoorn, program director for Lutheran Disaster Response will announce the organization’s plans for completing additional homes through the winter.

Public officials and national representatives of the partner agencies also will be on hand, along with members of two rebuild teams from Illinois and Wisconsin. Local partner agencies will retrieve their corporate signs, which have been displayed at Hope Village during the 17 months it was in

operation.