Do-All's Colleen Maillette, Cat's Meow Regional Store Manager (Left), is pictured above with Jodi K from the "Moose" during a recent fundraiser.
COMMUNITY YARD SALE:
Do-All Sponsors Come-One, Come-All Sale Aug. 18
August 16, 2012
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By: MyBayCity Staff
Do-All, Inc. will be hosting a community yard sale from 9:00am - 3:00pm on Saturday, August 18 at the Cat's Meow Essexville, 1465 West Center Road.
Colleen Maillette, Regional Store Manager comments, "This is our first attempt at a community yard sale. We will have a portion of the parking lot reserved for vendors to sell their merchandise. If it is successful, we will plan to make it an annual sale in the future."
The event is open to the community including crafters and community groups. Do-All, Inc. is organizing the event and has space rental applications. The fee to participate is $20 with space rental proceeds going to Do-All, Inc's training programs.
Do-All, Inc. is a non-profit community training organization serving adults with disabilities and other barriers to employment in the Great Lakes Bay Region since 1972.
The mission of Do-All, Inc. is: "We believe all individuals should be able to live, work, and play in their community. With this belief in mind, Do-All will assist individuals to achieve self-sufficiency through leadership, empowerment, material supports, and employment training."
Throughout the years, Do-All, Inc. has expanded and developed training programs to meet the needs of people with disabilities in our community. Our current programs include: Packaging; Cat's Meow Downtown; Cat's Meow Freeland; Cats Meow Essexville; Do-Read; Do-Care Family Enrichment Center; Smart Choice Catering; Perfect Blend; Do-Art Studio & Gallery; and Coffee News Great Lakes Bay Region. At these locations we train participants to be employed in retail, culinary, sales, arts, computer and packaging.
There is no admission to the event and parking is free. Spaces are 10 feet by 15 feet with maximum of four spaces allowed per application. For more information contact Colleen Maillette at (989) 391-9335 or Cmaillette@doallinc.org.
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