Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Raising money for charity, that’s what the Mount Pleasant Mom to Mom Sale is all about. The bi-annual consignment sale is set for March 2 at the National Guard Armory in Mount Pleasant. If you have shopped the sale before you know that the deals on children’s items are awesome.
This is the MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Clubs of Mount Pleasant’s biggest charity fundraiser. All proceeds go directly to charity and it is completely run by local volunteers. The fall 2012 sale raised more than $6,000 for the selected charity.
The line will start earlier, but the doors will flood open at 7 a.m. and close at 11 a.m. and then reopen from noon to 1:30 p.m. for the 50 percent off sale. Don’t forget to bring a basket or bin to carry your items home. Remember, in supporting the Mom to Mom Sale, you are also doing good for our community.
The spring sale features toys, books, spring and summer clothing, baby equipment, bedding, furniture and more from more than 100 different consignors and vendors all for amazing prices. The sale accepts credit cards, and there is a $1 admittance fee that goes directly to charity.
The Mom to Mom Sale is hosted by the three Mount Pleasant MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Clubs, which is a network of new and tenured stay-at-home moms who come together to support one another through the journey of motherhood. For more information about the sale, please visit the Mom to Mom Sale website: www.m2msale.webs.com.
For this sale all proceeds will go to the benefiting charity - Rein and Shine. They are dedicated to providing an alternative method of healing to children and adults with physical, emotional, social and/or cognitive disabilities. For more information about Rein and Shine or to donate, please visit www.reinandshine.org
The MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Club is an international non-profit support group for mothers who are blessed with the opportunity to stay at home to raise their children. There are currently three MOMS Club chapters in the Mount Pleasant area. The goals of MOMS club are to support one another, share and educate each other on topics of interest to mothers, and to help children in the community. Mothers are encouraged to bring children to all activities. For more information about MOMS Club or to get involved, please visit www.momsclub.org.