Winners will receive a plaque to display in their office as well as a complimentary table at the Nov. 9 Allen County SPCA Catwalk fundraiser.Macy's will partner with the Women's Bureau and its Dress for Success Fort Wayne program to invite customers to participate in Macy's eighth annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event on Aug. 24. Pass holders will receive special discounts on most regular, sale and clearance purchases all day, with some exclusions. Call 424-7977 or visit http://shopforacause.macysinc.com.Allen County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold a rain barrel sale through July 24, with pickup at its office, 3718 New Vision Drive. The sale is open to all residents of Allen County and surrounding area. Cost is $60 for a 30-gallen plastic barrel and $80 for a 55-gallon plastic barrel, with oak barrels available. The order form is at www.allenswcd.org.The Cellular Connection will donate 60,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children through its School Rocks Backpack Giveaway nationwide. Locally, the giveaway takes place noon-2 p.m. Aug. 3 at 6404 W. Jefferson Blvd.; 6821 Lima Road; 10132 Maysville Road; and 5956 Stellhorn Road. Backpacks are filled with pencils, paper, a pencil box, folders, glue and other supplies. Each store will donate 100-150 backpacks.HOPE for Animals is able to complete 200 additional neuter or spay surgeries for $20 during July as part of its “Did You Know” campaign. Call 420-7729 and mention the “Did You Know” campaign when scheduling surgery.
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