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Fundraiser for Little Lamb’s Compassionate Ministry Center

FLINT TWP. — CROP 4 Little Lamb’s, a scrapbooking event to raise funds for needy children, will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on April 28, at West Flint Church of the Nazarene, 2254 South Dye Road. The cost is $30 per person if paid by April 16 and $35 after April 16, if space is available, and will secure a four-foot table space with continental breakfast, lunch and dinner, snacks, beverages and wireless Internet. The event also will include prizes, gift bags, raffles and vendors. Power outlets are available upon request Since 2005, Little Lamb’s has provided free clothing for newborns through high school students, diapers, toys, furniture and other items needed by families with children. Online registration and payment for the event is at: www.littlelambscmc.org/events/ crop4llcmc. — R.S.

Robotics team seeking donations

FLINT TWP. — MO’ Peeps, the Carman- Ainsworth Middle School VEX Robotics Team, is hosting a Taco Dinner Fundraiser at El Cozumel Mexican Grill (Courtland Center location, 4190 E. Court Street in Burton) from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, April 16. The dinner is $12 per person and includes an All-You-Can- Eat Taco Bar and drinks served by your favorite MO’ Peep. The team is seeking public support to help pay for their trip to the VEX World Competition April 24 in Louisville, KY. For the second year in a row, the team is in Middle School State Champions in VEX Robotics and two of only six teams from Michigan eligible to attend the World meet this year. The team also is seeking donations via a gofundme page at https:// www.gofundme.com/mo-peeps-aregoing Details: Amy Johnson ajohnson@carmanainsworth.org or Leanne Welch lwelch@carmanainsworth.org. — R.S.

Sorority accepting applicants for debutante program

GENESEE COUNTY — The Flint Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is now accepting applications for ITS “Pearls of Perfection: Poised, Polished and Prepared” Debutante Program. Young ladies who will be sophomores, juniors, or seniors in high school during the 2018-2019 academic year are eligible to apply. An Informational Meeting will be held at 11 a.m. on April 14, at the McLaren Hospitality House, G-3170 Beecher Rd in Flint. Details: Visit www.flintdeltas.org or call 810-288-0958. — R.S.


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