The Annual Red Wagon Fare Luncheon
The Christ Child Society of Columbus will hold its annual Red Wagon Fare luncheon Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Villa Milano Banquet and Conference Center beginning at 9:30 a.m with lunch at noon.
Red Wagon Fare features a luncheon, a shopping boutique of vendors from Central Ohio and a style show provided by Saks Fifth Avenue. Proceeds from the event go to support projects for at-risk infants and children in the Columbus area.
In Ohio, 1 in 5 children is living below the poverty level. Christ Child Society members are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of these children and work to “challenge poverty – one child at a time.” Celebrating its 35th year, Christ Child Society of Columbus volunteers donate over 10,000 hours each year through outreach programs that include providing layettes with baby essentials, books, and parenting information to over 1700 infants and their parents; child care tuition assistance and pre-school learning programs; infant supplies to women attending parenting classes; hot meals for over 100 children weekly after school; tutoring and scholarships.