Market raises funds for kids
The Roebuck Masonic Lodge has raised $1400 for the disabled and special needs children of Broome Senior High School.
The money was generated from a fete-style trash and treasure market at the lodge grounds in Dora Street on Sunday, June 18.
Community members pitched in with $10 donations and set up stalls selling everything from bric-a-brac to homemade cakes and preserves.
The disabled and special needs children set up a stall of their own, with items school parents had donated, along with other treasures made by the youngsters themselves.
A meat tray raffle, donated by Tenderspot in Broome, helped boost the fundraising and several local musicians gave up their time to provide entertainment.
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