2019 Southern Illinois Alternative Gift Fair
The Alternative Gift Fair offers shoppers a choice of holiday gifts to honor family and friends while supporting charities and non-profit organizations in a festive atmosphere. Gifts range from $10-20 dollars to provide holiday meals for homeless persons to $15-20 for a cab ride for a family escaping domestic violence, $25 to save a piece of wetland, or $50 for livestock to help people in developing countries. And in addition to donations, some organizations will be selling gifts that help others or help the earth, such as hand-made crafts, fair-trade chocolate or wildlife calendars.
Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Carbondale Civic Center.
Each organization will be given a table to display information about their programs and gifts. Organizations will need to provide one or more representatives to answer questions and talk with shoppers. THE PEACE COALITON WILL HAVE A TABLE OFFERING BUTTONS, BUMPER STICKERS AND THE SYRACUSE CULTURAL WORKERS 2020 PEACE CALENDAR!
The event will include a Silent Auction, refreshments, music and good fellowship! Please join us! Please invite your friends and share the flyer!