The Mountain View Emergency Shelter Society's goal is to start construction on a shelter within the next year. Currently, they are not operating a physical facility. President of the Mountain View Emergency Shelter Society Joe Carignan says the funds from the Royal LePage Wildrose Suitcase Party on Friday, May 3rd will go towards the project.
$23,500 was collected during the Royal LePage Wildrose Suitcase Party Fundraiser on Friday, May 3rd.
Joe Carignan, President of the Mountain View Emergency Shelter Society, says the funds will go towards building a shelter for Mountain View County located in Olds.
He adds, they hope to start construction within the next year.
They sold 135 tickets for the event which included supper, and live & silent auctions.
The mystery destination getaway that weekend was a trip to the Pomeroy Kananaskis Lodge.
The next suitcase party is planned for May 8th, 2020.
(Photo courtesy of Royal LePage Wildrose)