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Lunch, learn with FVNN club March 20

Published: Thursday, March 14, 2013 7:15 p.m. CDT

This month, the Fox Valley Newcomers & Neighbors club is hosting an informational luncheon pertaining to puppy mills and high-kill shelter animals saved by the Rescue Warriors.

The group will meet March 20 at the Turf Room, 1033 Kilbery St., North Aurora.

Join the FVNN club at 11:30 a.m. for a meet-and-greet, followed by the luncheon and program at noon. Jessica DiNella will be the luncheon guest speaker. DiNella, along with three  others, run a nonprofit, no-kill animal shelter in Elgin. The Shelter is called Rescue Warriors. The group rescues puppies and kittens from puppy mills.

In the last month, the warriors participated in saving nearly 30 puppies from being euthanized in Kentucky. The warriors rescue from high-kill shelters across the Midwest region of the U.S.

For more information or to view a list of donation items needed, visit http://www.rescuewarriorscorp.com.

The Turf Room menu selections will be a mixed green salad with balsamic vinaigrette followed by a choice of entree.

The lunch costs $25 and includes coffee, soda, tea and gratuity.

To reserve a seat, and select a menu entrée, call Marge at 630-513-1948. The deadline for checks and reservations is March 18. After the deadline there will be no refunds.  

The Fox Valley Newcomers & Neighbors Club is a social and philanthropic organization for women in the area who are interested in meeting and making new friends through social and fundraising activities.

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