There are a lot of methods to lift funds for your group and the Melfort Habitat for Humanity took a new method with a fundraiser on Saturday, October 14. The group hosted their first Fashion Show Fundraiser in what they hope turns into a custom locally.
“We hope to make this an annual occasion,” Tracy Herbert, one of many organizers of the occasion stated.
The occasion had a nice turnout on the CJVR Performing Arts Theatre in keeping with Herbert.
“We're nicely over 100 at this level. We're more than happy for our first yr,” she stated.
Herbert defined that Melfort Habitat for Humanity is attempting to achieve the aim of being financially self sustainable. To do that they should elevate sufficient to construct 5 houses. The group’s 5 yr aim is $250,000.
The occasion was a method for Habitat for Humanity to help different companies locally,
“As a style present we're in a position to produce other companies and retailers locally showcase their product strains,” Herbert stated.
Herbert defined that it was not simply a girls evening however for anyone desirous about style or eager to see product strains of the 5 native companies.
“We've got bought 5 retailers which might be collaborating together with The Emporium on Burrows, Rola Fashion Wears, Costume Effectively with Giselle, Backstage and Northern Lights Variations,” she stated.
“We've got bought informal, outerwear, formal put on and adaptive clothes.”
The occasion additionally featured a silent public sale, open wine bar and prize attracts together with a VIP Desk.
In line with Herbert the precise quantity raised wouldn't be identified till later this week.