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John Deere Gator
Posted On: Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 5:30pm
Two significant items we'd like to highlight are a brand-new John Deere Gator and an installed house door from Provia Corporation. A group of generous donors came together this year to donate a handy-dandy John Deere Gator. Our Large Donations Coordinator worked diligently to coordinate this donation and we are happy to sell this brand-new model to benefit people around the world who have no...
Honeytown
Posted On: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 4:04pm
Honeytown, one of Wayne County's homegrown musical groups, will be playing at the Relief Sale on Friday evening, August 5 at 7pm. About Honeytown... Honeytown is a fun and upbeat four-piece group of talented musicians from Kidron, Ohio featuring Tim Shue, Nate Gundy, Kevin Himes and Toby Hazlett. The band's eclectic musical mix, original compositions, unexpected arrangements and their tightly-...
Posted On: Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 12:37pm
If you've ever wondered how the money raised at the Relief Sale gets spent, here are a few facts that will help you understand what Mennonite Central Committee does with the money that you help us raise. We praise the Lord every year for our donors, buyers and volunteers! FOOD $25.00 - Enables a family to raise a rabbit for food and income in the Gaza Strip.$50.00 - Provides loans for people to...
Posted On: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 4:59pm
We've had three wonderful years at the Buckeye Event Center in Dalton and we've come to appreciate Sandy Miller, the facility's owner and coordinator. She's given everyone the royal treatment! But things must change. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Relief Sale has recently learned that we must leave the Buckeye Event Center. We're quite sad to leave, but the reality is that as long as we are...
Posted On: Friday, July 17, 2015 - 4:23pm
One of the highlights of the annual Relief Sale is what the "Junk Art" Man will create this year. Mahlon Schmucker, a long-time worker with the Ohio Relief Sale is a Junk Artist. With welder's helmet in hand, he takes old iron tools, nuts and bolts, steel wool, hammers, knives and forks as well as variety of old farm machinery parts to design one of the more unique art pieces you'll every find....

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