The Vanguard Photo Challenge

Vanguard Photo Challenge

It is that time of year again… The Vanguard Photo Challenge is back on FACEBOOK and now on INSTAGRAM!

Thanks to everyone who submitted a photo to us for this year’s challenge. We have received numerous photos throughout the year, and after careful thought, we have finally decided on this year’s challenge to showcase in the Vanguard Photo Challenge. It is now your turn to choose your favorite Vanguard Challenge photos and see which of this year’s images can receive the most “LIKES”.

Those represented in this year’s photo challenge favorites are (in no particular order):

  • Lori Barringer (Moultrie County, Illinois)
  • Tara Fitzpatrick (Mason City, Iowa)
  • Michele Wills (Nicollet County, Minnesota)
  • Christopher Woolery (Pettis County, Missouri)
  • Marla Ritter (Seward County, Nebraska)
  • Judy Holzhey (West Fargo, North Dakota)
  • Todd Schreiner (McLean County, North Dakota)

To choose your favorite Vanguard Challenge photos, find us on Facebook at or on Instagram at Click into the Vanguard Photo
Challenge album, and “LIKE” your favorite photos!

As a reminder, keep sending us your photos or videos of you posing with your “Vanguard Bumper Sticker” throughout the entire year, in order for us to showcase your photos for next year. Please make sure to send a digital image, series of digital images, or a video via email to

Vanguard Photo Challenge

Facebook Photo Contest (Spring 2016 Newsletter)

Our Facebook Photo Contest for 2016 has been revealed featuring some of our clients sporting Vanguard bumper stickers this past year.

Those represented this year includes:

* Justin Barlow (Appraiser – Sac County, Iowa)
* Ann Bernhardt (Tax Director – Emmons County, North Dakota)
* Ashley Lund (Polk County, Minnesota)
* Sue Barnhart (Franklin County, Missouri)

Don’t forget to visit our Facebook page and to “Like” your favorite photo!

2016 Photo Contest (Fall 2015 Newsletter)

Find out how you can take part in our 2016 Photo Contest.

1. A photo, series of photos or video can be submitted
2. The Vanguard bumper stickers must be visible, readable
3. Content of the photo/video must be Facebook appropriate

Examples of photos that can be submitted for our 2016 Photo Contest
Examples of photos that can be submitted for our 2016 Photo Contest

When the Vanguard staff chooses a photo, you will have 30 days to get as many likes as you can.

Submit digital images to or mail on a CD to:

Vanguard Appraisals, Inc
1065 Sierra Ct NE, Suite D
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Put Attn: Contest 2016

Digital photographs only – no printed photographs will be accepted.