Day of pampering raises money for nursing scholarships

(02-02-2012)

The GFWC Woman's Citizenship Club of Alamosa presents the second annual “A Girls Day Out” fundraising event from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, at the United Methodist Church, located on the corner of Murphy and Mullins Avenue in Alamosa. All profits from the event will be used to support nursing scholarships for Adams State College and Trinidad State Junior College students.

Tickets, $10 per person, can be purchased at the door. The fundraiser includes free massages and manicures by the TSJC students, and a diversity of food and goods for sale by local vendors. Door prizes will be given throughout the day.

Theresa Rudder, president of the club, said: "This is a great Valentine present that could be given to your sweetheart or to any woman in your life."

The Woman's Citizenship Club is a proud member of the Colorado Federation of Women's Clubs and General Federation of Women's Clubs and has been in existence for 90 years. Since 1890, the General Federation of Women’s Clubs is one of the world's oldest and largest women's service organizations dedicated to community improvement through volunteer service.

For more information call Rudder at 719-589-9393 or theresarudder@msn.com.