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Community Foundation’s Annual Meeting and Chocolate Box Raffle June 21


Photo ID (from left): Michael Clampitt, North Salem State Bank; Lynda Dunbar, Completely Nuts and Candy; Tina Williamson, Wabash Capital; Lynn Taylor, Shuee’s Furniture & Mattress. (Courtesy photo) Photo ID (from left): Michael Clampitt, North Salem State Bank; Lynda Dunbar, Completely Nuts and Candy; Tina Williamson, Wabash Capital; Lynn Taylor, Shuee’s Furniture & Mattress. (Courtesy photo) Greencastle, IN – June 1, 2016 – The Putnam County Community Foundation’s annual meeting will take place on Wednesday, June 21st, at The Inn at DePauw with Hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar at 5pm, with music sponsored by Wabash Capital. Dinner will follow at 6pm and the meeting and program beginning at 7pm. Sponsored by North Salem State Bank, this year’s annual meeting will celebrate some of the many accomplishments of the Community Foundation and members of the community.

The chocolate box raffle is a fun tradition at the annual meeting, and is made possible by local businesses who donate unique gifts. Lynda Dunbar, owner of Totally Nuts and Candy Company is donating 100 boxes of delicious home-made chocolates. Shuee’s Furniture and Mattress owners, Bill and Brent Shuee, are donating a recliner of your choosing in a fabric to match your home; Mason Jewelers owner, Steve Mason, is donating a Men’s or Ladies’ Citizen’s Eco-Drive Corso Two-Tone Watch.

The boxes of chocolates are offered for sale before and during the annual meeting event for $10 each. Inside one of the boxes will be a certificate for the Corso Two-Tone Watch. Inside another box will be a certificate for the recliner. All of the boxes will be opened during the evening in a fun reveal ceremony. You must be present to win. Proceeds from the raffle support the programs of the Community Foundation.

The Putnam County Community Foundation is a nonprofit public charity established in 1985 to administer funds, award grants and provide leadership, enriching the quality of life and strengthening community in Putnam County. The Community Foundation administers more than 276 funds for donors supporting a variety of charitable activities and has awarded nearly $13 million dollars in grants and scholarships.

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