Fairfield Kiwanis golf event raises almost $8,000 for Bridgeport shelter
Published 6:30 pm, Thursday, June 9, 2011
The Kiwanis Club of Fairfield's recent second annual golf outing raised nearly $8,000 for the Bridgeport Rescue Mission.
The club presented a check for $7,875 to the mission, which matched funds to double the amount. Additional funding may be presented at a later date.
Kiwanis Club of Fairfield, founded in 1961, is one of more than 8,000 clubs worldwide under Kiwanis International, an Indianapolis-based nonprofit organization focused on helping children in need. For information on Kiwanis Club of Fairfield, visit www.fairfield
The Bridgeport Rescue Mission is a nonprofit organization helping the homless and hungry. For information, visit www.bridgeportrescuemission.org.