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Charity Chatter

September 29, 2012

Congratulations are in order as we have lots of good news to share this month! Best wishes to everyone in their new adventures!

Bargain Fair 2007

September 29, 2012

Bargain Fair's Preview Party will be held from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12 at the National Guard Armory on Commonwealth Boulevard. The event will be catered by Rachael Revell's Sasafras Catering.

Summer Board - Provisional Social

September 29, 2012

Children swimming and playing tag, husbands commiserating about their busy wives and "testing" the food, and women enjoying meeting families and catching up with each other was the scene at the annual Board-Provisional Social this summer.


September 29, 2012

We are going to try to locate some of our past recipients of our CL scholarships, and do a feature article on them in an upcoming newsletter.

Morgan Dunnigan is Guest Speaker at June Meeting

September 29, 2012

Seven-year-old Morgan Dunnigan, who takes therapy at Tackfully Teamed, spoke at the Charity League of Martinsville's June meeting in hopes of getting some new volunteers for the therapeutic riding program. Below is the speech she read. She did a terrific job.

Summer Fun at the Farmer's Market

September 29, 2012

We are almost at the end of our second year of baking goodies and sellingcookbooks at the Farmer’s Market. We have found that the cookbooks are a hit, we have “regulars” coming to buy our baked goods each month, and that it might be worth looking into making and selling several sugar-free selections. 

An EASY way to make a donation to Charity League

September 24, 2012

Now you can make a donation to Charity League right from our homepage.  Click on the "Donate" tab on the left and you can quickly and easily make your donation.  I would like to say a big THANK YOU to sustainer, Masha Edelen, at HDWesbstudio for setting that up for us and for bringing us into the 21st century.

Holiday Crafter's Market

September 16, 2012

Mark your calendars for the 3rd Anual Holiday Crafter's Market.  The dates are Friday, December 2nd from 4-8pm and Saturday, Decemeber 3rd from 9am-3pm.

Charity League Cook of the Week

September 8, 2012

Bredamus said that she also is kept busy in the kitchen with the Charity League of Martinsville and Henry County, which she joined in 2006. When a league member has a baby or a family emergency, members take turns preparing enough meals for a two-week period.


September 6, 2012

In September, 2005, the Carnival of the Animals kicked off its first performance of the new school year!

Charity League in the News

September 6, 2012

Sunday, September 4, 2011 By TRISHA VAUGHAN - Bulletin Accent Writer A lot has changed in 80 years for the Charity League of Martinsville and Henry County.   Jett Groves and Tammy Moore joined the league 50 years apart, but both agree that the mission of the organization stays the same.   Moore, the current president of the Charity League, said the group’s focus remains helping children in the community through several efforts each year.