UAM club sets fundraiser for Children’s Hospital


The Forestry Club at the University of Arkansas at Monticello will sponsor the Drew County Log-a-Load for Kids fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 2., at 6 p.m. to benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

Last year, the club helped raise more than $75,000. Proceeds will be used to establish an endowment to support maintenance and operating expenses for the Log-a-Load for Kids of Arkansas Emergency Department at the hospital.

The event at UAM includes a fish dinner, raffle, silent auction and public auction of items donated by area businesses. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at the door or from a committee member.

Sponsors include Campbell Global LLC, Georgia Pacific, Plum Creek and The Price Companies. Details: Contact the UAM Forestry Club at (870) 460-1348.