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When was Country Maid founded?

Country Maid, Inc. was founded in 1991 by Ken and Marlene Banwart in the small, farming community of West Bend, Iowa. Find out more about the history of our company in the Who We Are section of this site.

What products are made by Country Maid?

See our Products page for a complete list of items we currently produce.

Where are your headquarters?

We are currently located in West Bend, Iowa.

How many people do you currently employee?

We currently employ approximately 80 full-time employees.

How can I start selling your fundraising products?

If you are looking to open your own fundraising dealership, you can find out more information by visiting the Dealership Opportunity section of this site.

If you are interested in learning more about our retail products or carrying our products in your store, you can get in touch with our Customer Care Team by submitting your questions via the Contact Us form. A member of our Retail Sales Team will be in touch shortly.

Where can I find current press releases?

Visit our News & Events section to view our most recent press releases.

Do you sell any of your products online or directly to customers?

At this time, we do not sell any of our products online or directly to consumers, but you can visit the product locator on our brands’ websites to see which retailers near you sell our products.

Fundraising Dealerships
How do I become a fundraising dealer?

To get started, you will need to fill out the application we have available on our Dealership Opportunities page. Once our team receives this application, they will walk you through our dealership opportunity process.

What are the benefits of opening a dealership with Country Maid?

With low upfront costs, no upfront fees, and a partner dedicated to your success, Country Maid is here to make the transition to owning your own dealership an easy one.

Our fundraising dealerships have the potential to earn a six-figure income by year four, have access to our proven business model, and get the advantage of having exclusive territories and products to accelerate their business growth.

What support does Country Maid provide for dealerships?

With a proven business model, Country Maid offers the tools, training, and resources to provide an unmatched level of service. We provide a dedicated account manager, comprehensive training, custom business management software, marketing resources, technology support, and so much more.

You can find out more about running a fundraising dealership on our Dealership Opportunities page.