FUNDRAISERS COLUMN Nov. 6: Holiday pet pictures, sponsored by Rochester Feed #x0026;; Pet Supply and Olmsted County 4-H Council, will be offered from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rochester Feed #x0026;; Pet. Money raised will benefit Olmsted County 4-H.
Nov. 7: Bone Appetit Canine Bakery in Austin and the Portrait Shoppe in St. Ansgar, Iowa are sponsoring the sixth annual Holiday PET Photo Shoot to benefit the Mower County Humane Society. It will be from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Community Room at Oak Park Mall in Austin. There will be a special time for cats from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Various photo packages will be available for purchase. For more information, call (507) 434-5441.
Nov. 8-13: Barnes and Noble Booksellers at Apache Mall in Rochester will donate a percentage of the net sale of purchases made by customers using Rochester Music Guild vouchers. The money will help support music scholarships sponsored by the Rochester Music Guild. Vouchers will be available during the Oct. 30 Rochester Orchestra and Chorale concert program or at Barnes and Noble.
During October, Herberger's and Younkers stores will have their sixth annual Charge Against Breast Cancer fund-raiser. A portion of the proceeds from select items will be donated to the University of Minnesota Cancer center for breast cancer research. As part of their year-round program, all stores will donate a portion of all customer purchases made on the store's credit card to breast cancer research. Customers can show their support by purchasing any "pink ribbon" item including a pink ribbon embellished pin, coin purse, chocolates, clothing, watches, bracelets and more.
Does your organization have an upcoming fund-raiser? Send the details to the City Desk, Post-Bulletin, P.O. Box 6118, Rochester, MN 55903 or send a fax to 285-7772.