Residents from all over Inyo and Mono counties enjoy the sold-out April 13 ICARE dinner at the Charles Brown Auditorium. ICARE President Ted Schade (not shown) said that 650 steak dinners were served in 35 minutes and a $6,000-plus 50/50 raffle was the highest in the eventâ€™s history. Photo by Marilyn Blake Philip
About 700 residents attended the 17th annual ICARE fundraiser dinner held last weekend at the Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds, raising $30,000 for a new county animal shelter.
Animal lovers who gathered at the event were treated to a catered dinner, live and silent auctions and raffles.
Dinner was catered by Whiskey Creek, thanks to sponsorships from Union Bank of California, Sierra Wave Media and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. The meal wasÂ served by local 4-H Club members.
Read more in the Thursday, April 18 edition of The Inyo Register.