Dealership to participate in fundraiser
Bobby Jones Ford Lincoln is participating in the Lion’s Driven to Give program on Friday to help raise up to $8,000 for the Hale Foundation.
The dealership will donate $20 to the Hale Foundation for every person who test drives an eligible Lincoln vehicle at the dealership between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Money raised from the event will benefit the Hale Foundation’s efforts to help men suffering from addiction to live sober lives by paying for food, medical and utility expenses.
Bobby Jones Ford Lincoln is located at 3480 Wrightsboro Road.
Cookbooks on sale
Public Education Partners have Cooking with Class cookbooks available.
The cookbook is a collection of recipes from Aiken County Public School teachers and staff.
Each cookbook costs $15. Public Education Partners will use the funds to support education initiatives in Aiken County Public Schools.
Public Education Partners is located at 208F The Alley in Aiken and can be reached at (803) 649-9040 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.publiced
partners.org for more information about Public Education Partners and its efforts.
Operation Christmas Child
Area churches will participate as drop-off and collection centers Monday through Nov. 25 for the annual Operation Christmas Child initative.
Operation Christmas Child provides shoeboxes filled with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and encouraging notes to children overseas.
The North Augusta collection site is Bel-Ridge Baptist Church, 108 Monterey Ave. Collection will begin Monday and continue through Nov. 25. Collection hours are Mondays through Friday from 9 to 11 a.m., Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon and Nov. 24 from 2 to 5 p.m.
For more information about how to participate in Operation Christmas Child, shoebox guidelines and other collection sites, visit samaritanspurse.org.