Animal shelter hosts fundraiser event

From press reports


The Choctaw County Animal Shelter will be hosting a fundraiser on Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Enon Church’s Lighthouse in Ackerman.

The shelter is hosting the fundraiser as an opportunity to support local animal shelters, artisans, entrepreneurs, and the community. Admission will be only $1. An assortment of items, ranging from pottery, gourds, jewelry, purses, door hangers, beauty products, re-purposed furniture, and picture frames will be on sale.

There will be coffee and donuts for sale in the morning, and pizza, chips, and desserts for sale starting at 11 am. The event is a family friendly, with games for the children to play while the parents shop. Games are 25 cents each or 5 for $1. Face paintings will be 50 cents.

Modern Woodmen of America will be matching all donations up to $500, with all proceeds from vendor fees, admissions, food, and games going directly to the animal shelter.

If you have any questions, please contact Angela Paine at 662-285-8996.