Sky Wars Raises More Than $5,000 for Two Area Nonprofits
10/14/2021

St. Louis' largest fireworks show supports AGAPE and Wags & Whiskers

Online PR News – 14-October-2021 – St. Louis, MO – Sky Wars recently held its 16th annual invitational fireworks championship that collected canned food and raised more than $5,000 for two Warren County nonprofit organizations.

AGAPE collected 800 pounds of food, as well as held a raffle that raised $1,400 for the nonprofit. Dennis Holtzmann of Troy, Mo. won AGAPE’s raffle to help shoot one of the event’s signature fireballs.

Wags & Whiskers, formerly the Concerned Citizens for Animal Care of Warren County, raised $3,800 for its “Raise the Woof” campaign through event sponsorships and its fireball raffle.

AGAPE was founded in 1996 and provides food to individuals and families who face food insecurity. It is the only full-service nonprofit agency dedicated to hunger and poverty issues in Warren County, Mo. For more information, visit http://www.agapemo.org. Founded in 2001, Wags & Whiskers is working to establish a new no-kill animal shelter for the area. For more information, visit https://wags-whiskers.org.

“This is the second year Sky Wars partnered with nonprofits that are making a difference in their communities,” said Missouri Pyrotechnics Association (MOPyro) Vice President Rob Cima. “We are proud to support these two agencies and their contributions to Warren County.”

Sky Wars, which is presented by the nonprofit Missouri Pyrotechnics Association, is the nation’s largest fireworks competition and one of the only pyrotechnic competitions in the U.S. Sky Wars features invitation-only pyrotechnicians who are among the nation’s top fireworks choreographers. For more information, call (314) 730-0793 or visit http://www.skywarsevent.com.