CAPITAL HIGH SCHOOL COUGARETTE DANCE TEAM is holding an auction Sept. 19 to raise funds so the team can travel to Florida to compete in the national dance squad competition. Auction items include a week on Maui, New Year’s Eve in Vegas, an iPad, Seahawks and Mariners tickets, and a piano. Tickets are on sale for $40 each or $75 per couple. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 360-970-5876, or go to charityauctionorganizer.com/auction/cougarettes.
CONCERN FOR ANIMALS needs dog, cat, rabbit, guinea pig, bird and chicken food; cat litter; pet beds, blankets and towels; pet toys; dog houses, carriers and crates; leashes and collars; and gift cards to any outlet that sells pet food and supplies. To arrange to drop off donations, call 360-456-8176 or visit Score Used Sports Store, Fluffy and Floyd’s, Les Schwab in Lacey, Rick’s Automotive, Anytime Fitness in Lacey, Olympia Veterinary Cancer Center or The Dog House in Tenino. For more information or to make a cash donation, visit www.concernforanimals.org
THURSTON COUNTY FOOD BANK needs clean, untorn paper grocery sacks and dozen-egg cartons. Drop off donations between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays at 220 Thurston Ave. NE, Olympia. Call 360-352-8597 for more information.