Quarter auction to benefit Gateway youth


GREENVILLE — Mark your calendar and grab your roll of quarters to get ready for the upcoming “Quarter Auction” that is being held on July 15. Proceeds will benefit the Gateway Youth Programs, a local nonprofit program that serves at-risk youth from 7 to 18 years old in Darke County.

The event is being held at the Moose Lodge building in Greenville located at 1200 Sweitzer St. The doors will open at 5 p.m. with the event starting at 6 p.m.; arrive early for food and vendors also.

The cost is $3 for a paddle, which get you in the door and then you add quarters for each items to be included. Each additional paddle is $1.

There are many prizes, which include items from places like Southwest Airlines, Dayton Dragons, Newport Aquarium, The Beach Waterpark, Cincinnati Reds, COSI, Jumpy’s, Scene 75, Francis Furniture, Youniques, and many, many more.

Some of the vendors include Pampered Chef, Scentsy, Mary Kay, Thirty-One, Paparazzi, Origami Owl, and VitaMist Spray Vitamins. If you are a vendor that still wants to be included give us a call, it’s not too late.

If you would like to know more about other Gateway Youth Programs check the web at www.councilonruralservices.org or call and talk with Ruth Barga at 937-548-8002. Gateway Youth Programs is a program of Council on Rural Services … programs for innovative learning.