The mission of the Lost Island-Ruthven Betterment Association is to provide the opportunity for the citizens of Ruthven and Lost Island area to support community activities and improvement projects through planning and participation.  

Please consider joining LIRBA as a member.  Your $25.00 membership will support the activites and efforts of the organization.  As important as your financial membership, we encourgage you to join us for the planning and implementation of current and new activites.  

Yearly LIRBA Events

Cabin Fever Weekend in February

Pancake Breakfast in April

Bully Bullhead Weekend and All-School Renuion on the Weekend following July 4th every year

Get Together on Gowrie in August

and, Santa's Visit in December


Pay for your Annual LIRBA Membership by credit card.


Contact Info

P.O. Box 141 Ruthven, IA 51358

Bully Bullhead Float

Group Members

Ann Burr

Vice President
Jon Josephson

Connie Reinert

Peggy Cizek