Published August 20, 2012
Fundraiser calendar for Aug. 19
Fundraisers Cars4Charities will take your old car, no matter what shape it is in. In return, you will get a tax deduction of $500 or more. They have hundreds of charities that can be helped by your car donation. For details, log on to cars4charities.org, or call 866-448-3487. thurston county food bank needs clean, untorn paper grocery sacks. If you can help, please drop them off between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Mondays-Fridays, at 220 Thurston Ave. N.E., Olympia. capital clubhouse Offers people who are homeless or who have mental issues resources to help them find jobs, meals, housing and clothing. It needa donations of clean, wearable clothing, tents, tarps, and blankets. Capital Clubhouse is open from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, at 618 Seventh Ave., S.E., Olympia. Call 360-357-2582 for information on donating money, or support groups that the Clubhouse offers. 13th Annual Taste of the Market Friends of the Olympia Farmers Market invite the public to attend this yearly fundraiser, from 6-8 p.m., at the Olympia Farmers Market. Tickets are $60, and available at the Market or by visiting www.farmers-market.org. Enjoy great food by many local restaurants, raffle prizes, and give-a-ways.