Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Glade Sun

November 21, 2012

Modeling for Missions aids local organizations

CROSSVILLE — Fairfield Glade Community Church Women’s Fellowship had the most successful style show ever! Nearly $1,200 was donated by “Modeling for Missions” attendees. Checks for $400 each were presented to the House of Hope, the Phoenix School and the Rural Health Clinic of the Cumberlands during a luncheon at Ruby Tuesday in Crossville. Bonnie Gann, Breanna VanWinkle and Denise Melton were guests. The needs of these organizations are growing and when communities pull together, like they did for “Modeling for Missions,” we can and do make a difference in so many ways!

A very special “thank you” to all of the wonderful businesses from Crossville and Fairfield Glade, whose generous contributions of fashions, accessories, services and door prizes made it all possible! Please patronize them whenever you can. Belk (Cookeville), Bella Butik, Big Boy’s Barbeque, Brownstone’s and Brownstone’s Day Spa/Sherri, CMC Wellness Complex, Crossville Depot Gift Shop, Eclipse Salon, Ellusions Hair Salon/Beckie, FFG Golf Pro/Dawn/Druid Hills, FFG Golf & Racquet Club Shops, Fairfield Beauty Shop/Jeanne, Food City Floral Shop, Forte’s Restaurant on the Square, Gigi’s Boutique, Hair Connection/Sheila, Hardee’s, Heartland Florists, Initial Outfitters/Cece Woodward, Janiece Pino Quilting, La Costa Mexican Restaurant, Lefty’s Bar-B-Que, Marlene Williams Fashion Tops, McDonald’s, nap beadwork/Nancy Powell, Patricia Klein Jewelry, Peavine Mountain Wildflower Honey, Pilot Travel Center/Wendy’s, Pirates Plateau Golf, Plateau Travel Plaza on Genesis Road, Rusty Rooster, Screen Door, Stonehaus Winery & Gifts, Subway,Villa Pizza and Pasta, and Village Beauty Shop.

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