Local scouts and cheerleaders held a carwash today at the Golden Corral to raise money for Children's Miracle Network supporting the Nationwide Children's Hospital. Project Coordinator, Jeffery Brewer, says that cars showed up an hour early to get in line for the carwash. "It's a great community event and supports a great worthy cause," says Brewer.
Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Zanesville High School cheerleaders helped to make this event a great fundraising opportunity.
It was a beautiful day for a walk around the park. More than 200 people gathered at Zane Landing Park in support of a very special cause. A walk was held to help raise money for Cystic Fibrosis, a disease with no cure, and no government funding. The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation exists to provide money to help find a cure.
Special Events Director for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Ohio Chapter, Erin Hays says, "The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is funded solely on our fundraising...
It's time to dig those old afro wigs and bell bottoms out of the closet.
For three years the Salvation Army has put on a mystery dinner as a fundraiser for it's programs. This year the mystery dinner is set in the 60s and 70s. And Captain Ralph Cambpell says, the organization really needs the community's support.
"We're in a real tight situation right now where we're just trying to raise what we can," said Capt. Campbell. "It'll help some of our youth programs....
Residents in Frazeysburg struck a pose Sunday to help the local fire department.
The Frazeysburg Volunteer Fire Department sent out mailers weeks ago asking locals for a donation to the fire department. With a donation, families could come to the fire station Sunday to have a free 8 x 10 portrait taken by Color Craft Family Portraits. For each family photographed, the fire department receives $10 dollars and a free smoke detector.
One local restaurant is helping families around the area, who might not even know it.
The Bob Evans restaurant on Underwood Street held a fundraiser tonight, donating fifteen-percent of it's proceeds to the Carr Center's speech therapy program.
"We try to make those programs as affordable to parents as possible," said Jenny Sampson of the Carr Center. "With fundraisers such as this one, we will be able to continue to do that. We don't really have a goal in mind, we...