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Church hosting luncheon fundraiser

FLINT TWP. — The Middle Eastern Luncheon and Bake Sale will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, May 28 at St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Road.

The menu includes cooked kibbee, green bean stew and rice, hummus, salad, pita bread, dessert, coffee and iced tea. Vegetarian plates also are available. The cost is $10 per plate.

Take-outs and deliveries also can be provided.

For more information, call the church at 810-732-0720. — R.S.

Free scrap tire collection

FLINT TWP. — The township is again offering a free scrap tire collection day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, in the parking lot of the township hall, 1490 S. Dye Road. Each household will be allowed to drop off up to seven tires (or until the collection trailer is full). A picture identification or utility bill as proof of residency must be presented. — R.S.

Help needed for grad party

FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth High School Post Graduation Party Committee is seeking donations, community and business support for the annual all-night party on June 4, hosted for graduating seniors.

Chaperones and clean-up volunteers are needed as are donations of food, prizes and gift certificates.

The Graduation Committee is made up of parents who throw the party to provide a safe environment for seniors to celebrate after graduation. The all-night, no-alcohol party is held a the high school under adult supervision.

This year’s estimated costs of $14,805 includes $9,505 for entertainment, $2,200 for food and beverages, $2,800 for prizes and $300 for security. For more information, contact the high school office at 810- 591-3215. — R.S.

“Summer Breeze” Benefit fundraiser for scholarships

FLINT — The public is invited to attend “Summer Breeze”, an evening of fun and music, from 6-10 p.m Saturday, June 6 at the Flint Farmer’s Market Terrace, 300 E. 1st St. Hosted by the Flint chapters of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Omicron Rho Chapter in affiliation with the Delta

Research and Educational Foundation, the event will include a silent auction with music provided by “Father Abraham,” D.J. Tickets are $15 in advance, $25 at the door. The attire is all white.

All proceeds will benefit the Rebecca Louise Robinson and the Omega Psi Phi educational scholarships. For details, call 810-955-4728 or 810-513-1660. — R.S.


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