By Lt. L. A. von Savoye, PIO/AA
Sierra Conservation Center
Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) staff, with some assistance from local businesses, this month raised $4,283 for the Sonora Hospice and the local Vietnam Veterans, Chapter 391.
Divisions/Departments of SCC donated a holiday gift basket and staff members bought tickets in hopes of winning one of the items.
Among the basket items were an iPad, a 32-inch flat screen television, a Kindle Fire with a $100 Amazon gift card, and a patio heater.
SCC thanks the following local merchants who assisted SCC with their fundraising efforts by donating items:
– Cutler Segerstrom Insurance Company
– Black Oak Casino
– Heel to Toe
– On Main Salon
– Creative Learning
– It’s Yo Good Yogurt
– Let’er Buck
– Lady Couture
– Dodge Ridge Corporation
– Be Dazzled
– Diamondback Restaurant
– Peppery Gar & Brill.
Also, Warden Heidi Lackner presented a check for $853 to the Sonora Cancer Support. The money was raised during a holiday bake sale put on by SCC staff volunteers.
Sonora Cancer Support assists cancer patients in various ways during treatments.