Carolee Berglan, Chair 841-1732

Can it be October already? If so, Nevada Day cannot be far behind with the CCRW Pancake Breakfast and the wonderful parade. Come, have pancakes, and help our Scholarship Fund.        

Advocates To End Domestic Violence appreciate your donations of women and childrens' "gently used" clothing and household items. HE laundry detergent, paper goods and used children's books and games are always welcome. Thank You!        

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) appreciates donations of smaller size suitcases, duffles and larger backpacks. They also need fleece throws and boy and girls underwear (all sizes, NEW). Help bring a smile to someone your gift will enjoy. Thank You!        

Paws Up For Veterans is still acquiring, training and placing Service Dogs with Veterans who need them. Helping these Veterans get back to living a more normal life is what Paws Up is all about. At our September luncheon, you donated $139.00, Thank You and BOW WOW!        

The Northern Nevada Dream Center helps our community by providing a food pantry for those in need, "gently used"  clothing for families and they many meals for those in need. Please pick up a list of items they are in need of at our next luncheon from the Caring For America table. Please bring a can of nonperishable food to our October luncheon to help them with their food pantry. At our September luncheon, you donated $98.00 to this most worthy cause. Thank You!        

"Thanks Be" goes out to those lovely ladies who donated to the above "causes": Mary Burgoon, Marie Bensinger, Gale Harris and Suzie Weissman. Thanks, too, for all of you who made monetary donations to Paws Up and The Dream Center. Bless You All!        

In closing, I would like to wish all of you a Happy Halloween from Hallmark: "Have a Fang-Tastic Halloween." 

Contact me with any questions about our causes.