The 24th annual TuCARE Dinner and Auction take place Saturday March 16th at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds.
TuCare Executive Director Melinda Fleming, was Wednesday’s KVML “Newsmaker of the Day”.
Guest speaker is former large animal vet and humorist Baxter Black.
Fleming said, “The good news is that over half the tickets have already been sold! Of course, this means that for everyone else who would like to attend, they’ll need to purchase their tickets quickly.”
TuCare stands for Tuolumne County Alliance for Resources and Environment, Inc. It was established to enlighten and advise the public on conservation and the wise use of our natural resources.
TuCare is involved in issues related to public and private lands usage which TuCARE feels is essential for a vital and functioning local, and state economy.
The annual TuCare Dinner and Auction, which is always open to the general public. The dinner will begin at 6:00pm, with cocktails starting at 5:00pm. The dinner includes steaks, straight from the BBQ. Tickets are $40 per person.
Proceeds from the event will benefit TuCare’s programs including “Tours For Kids”. Those are educational programs for school children, which at times, includes hands-on field trips.
Contact TuCARE at 209-586-7816 for tickets or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline is March 10th or until sold out.
A non-profit organization, all of the TuCare programs come from donations, memberships and grants.
The “Newsmaker of the Day” can be heard each weekday morning at 6:47, 7:47 and 8:47 on AM-1450 KVML.