Yard sale fundraiser to benefit church Gulf trip
A yard sale/bake sale fundraiser will be held at Emmanuel Church on the corner of Spring and Dearborn streets in Newport on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit the April 2011 mission trip to work for Habitat for Humanity in New Orleans. This will be the church’s fifth trip to the Gulf Coast to help with the rebuilding efforts since Hurricane Katrina.
Also, Bead for Life Jewelry will be sold at Emmanuel Church on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. until noon. Proceeds from the sales of this affordable handmade colorful beaded jewelry will benefit women beaders in Uganda, Africa.
Call 847-0675 for more information.