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Charity garage sale to benefit Someplace Safe, Mercy Orphanage

A charity garage sale to support the Mercy Orphanage Mission Trip and Someplace Safe will be held Saturday, August 27 at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Donations for this sale can be dropped off Friday, August 26 all day.

Many items will be a $5 bag sale. Items include clothing, home decor, house wares, and sporting goods as well as vintage cameras, fishing rods and reels and tools.

Someplace Safe is a local non-profit organization that provides emergency services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and general crimes.

The mission group traveling to Mercy Orphanage in India will use funds raised to build a playground and assist with the building of the new orphanage.

Donations can also be made out to: Mercy Orphanage Funds and sent to Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, LWML, P.O. BOX 52 , Miltona, MN 56354.