12th annual Old Bag Sale to benefit ACS Relay For Life Champaign County


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ST. PARIS – The 12th annual Old Bag Sale to raise money for the American Cancer Society Relay For Life Champaign County will be held Sunday, April 2, at the Evans-Purk Fellowship Center, 115 S. Church St., Saint Paris. Bags will be on display at 12:30 p.m. and the auction will begin at 1:30 p.m.

The “old bags” are gently used and new purses, handbags, briefcases, luggage and other bags. New Thirty-One Bags, Goldyfish Purses made by J.J. Reichert of Bellefontaine and unique purses from Becky Jackson, creator for Blanche of St. Paris, will be on a special table. Also many Relay For Life bags will be available.

Phil Thompson, local auctioneer, will donate his talents to get the maximum bid for each bag. Refreshments will be available to purchase. Over $29,000 has been raised in the past with this event. All proceeds will be given to the American Cancer Society Relay For Life.

Donations of gently used and new bags are being accepted. Contact Brenda Cook at 937-663-4012 or Brenda.Cook@stparisohio.org to make arrangements for donations.

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Submitted by event planners.

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