Back to School Bash

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Date(s) - 07/29/2016
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lilly's Frozen Yogurt

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CARTHAGE, IL – Lilly’s Frozen Yogurt, corner of Wabash and Madison Streets in Carthage, will be the location for a back to school fundraiser for Hancock County Food for Thoughts on Friday, July 29, 2016.  There will be sandwiches, drinks, frozen yogurt, and popcorn for sale from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM.  The movie “Back to the Future” will be shown at Lilly’s outdoor theater beginning at 8:30 PM, and patrons are encouraged to bring a lawn chair.  Admission is $5.00/adult and $2.00/child 12 years and under.  100% of the proceeds will go to Hancock County Food for Thoughts.

Hancock County Food for Thoughts is a weekend food pack program for children in the Carthage Elementary School District and the Illini West High School District or enrolled at the Hancock County Academy.  Food packs are distributed to students who may otherwise experience hunger over the weekend.  Food for Thoughts also matches students with a senior citizen mentor to help build students’ self-esteem and confidence.  The mission of Lilly’s Frozen Yogurt is dedicated to the Food for Thoughts Program and non-academic scholarships for children. All proceeds from the Back to School Bash will go to Hancock County Food for Thoughts.

Questions about the Back to School Bash can be directed to Jessica Fox at (309) 333-7021 or


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