BY MELANIE BUCK –
The Covenant House has two upcoming events to benefit the Covenant House Shelter for women and children that face domestic abuse. They will be holding their Ashes to Beauty Spring Yard Sale on May 14 – 16 at the old Mena Middle School on Main Street. Covenant House is currently accepting donations for the sale. For details on where to drop your items off, or to have them picked up, call 479-437-3110 or 985-518-6166.
Covenant House is also hosting their First Annual “Ashes to Beauty Luncheon of Hope” Fundraiser on Tuesday May 26th, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ouachita Center on the campus of RMCC. Lunch will be served and there will be a special speaker and entertainment, as well as new information about Covenant House. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. You can also sponsor a table and receive special recognition.