Chamber looking for donations for Christmas event

ABERDEEN, S.D. ( – While Christmas is still more than two months away, preparations are already underway for this year’s Christmas with the Chamber event.

The annual fundraiser is set for Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Dakota Event Center. Gail Ochs, President of the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce, talked about the details.

The Chamber is asking its members to donate an auction item, for either the silent or live auction valued at $100 or more and or a bottle of wine or liquor valued at $25 or more.

Ochs said all of the proceeds from the event will go to the Chamber.