Crafters Needed for The Salvation Army’s Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar

The Salvation Army of Hillsborough County is looking for artists, crafters
and other vendors for its Holiday Bazaar, which will take place on Saturday,
October 25, 2008 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Salvation Army’s Community
Worship Center, 1100 W. Sligh Avenue, Tampa, across from Lowry Park Zoo.

Crafters, artists and vendors are invited to reserve booths to sell their
wares – from paintings and necklaces to quilts and scrap-booking materials. A
10×10′ booth is $30 and an 8×10′ booth is $25. Proceeds from the Holiday Bazaar
benefit a variety of world service projects, including children’s homes in

Call Priscilla Cruz at 813-226-0055, ext. 402, to learn more about the
Bazaar or to reserve your booth.

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The Salvation Army of Hillsborough County is collecting
new school supplies for local students from low-income families through

Individuals, companies, service clubs and other groups are
encouraged to host a supply drive to collect the most commonly-needed school
supplies (see listing below), which The Salvation Army will then pack into
backpacks and distribute to needy children throughout Hillsborough County for
the 2009-2010 school year.

Special thanks to the New York Yankees, Amscot Financial,
WestShore Plaza, the employees of Bank of America Tower (Tampa) and all of our
community partners for their tremendous support of our 2009 Back to School



  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Composition Books
  • Loose-leaf Notebook Paper
  • 2-Pocket Folders
  • Packs of No. 2 Pencils



  • Boxes of 24 Crayons
  • Scissors
  • Glue Sticks
  • Colored Markers
  • Colored Pencils
  • Anti-bacterial Wipes

If you are interested in participating in The Salvation Army’s
Back-to-School Campaign, please contact Moira Hinson, 813-226-0055, ext. 260)
or Jaclyn Ward (ext. 210) or send an email to moira_hinson@uss.salvationarmy.