LIMA — There will be a Cole Collection boutique shopping fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at Shawnee Country Club, 1700 Shawnee Road, Lima.
Tickets are $50 at www.colecollection.org and include appetizers, desserts and a sponsored gift for a child. The event raises money to purchase Christmas gifts for children in foster or relative care through Allen County CHildren Services.
LIMA – Tickets are on sale for the Cole Collection – a holiday shopping fundraiser that raises money to purchase Christmas presents for children in foster or relative care through Allen County Children Services.
Tickets can be purchased for the Nov. 7, event online at www.colecollection.org
This marks the sixth year for the Cole Collection, which was started by Lima native Megan Rockey to help children connected to Allen County Children Services. Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of individuals in the community, about 200 children will have a happy holiday season filled with gifts. Some of the children may not receive presents without the program.
Money raised from the event along with a portion of the vendor proceeds support the program.
There will be 15 shopping vendors selling items such as women’s and children’s clothing, jewelry, cosmetics, Thirty-One bags and much more. Each ticket includes appetizers and desserts, and $35 from ticket purchase is tax deductible. Tickets are $50 and 150 will be sold.