To the Editor:
We would like to thank everyone who helped raise more than $4,000 at our silent auction to benefit Mercedes Compton.
Thank you to the North Clay parents and staff who donated items or helped get donations. Thank you to everyone in the Clay Community School Corporation who came out to bid.
Thank you to The Brazil Times and the Tribune Star for the wonderful articles. Thank you to the following businesses and community members who donated items or made a monetary donation: Lids, Sugar Ridge Nursery, Bunch Nurseries, Pepsi, Duke Energy, Sony, Lia Sophia -- Kelly Maffioli, Tan Express, Razor's Hair Design, Avon -- Peggy Buckles, Aerial Arts, Longaberger -- Mindy Nobles, Pampered Chef -- Shelli Roembke, Olive Garden, TGI Fridays, Garfields, Lonestar Steakhouse, Applebees, Texas Roadhouse, Tumbleweed, Swag's T's, Crossroads Studio, Spring Clean Car Wash, Luxury Nail Salon, Hoosier Homes and Land, KT Cakes -- Karla Buis, Sunrise CafE, Cloverleaf Health Care, Riddell National Bank, Maurizio's Pizza, Forest Park Golf Course, Simply Decadent, Tumble Express, Curves, Holiday World, Coaches Corner, Pizza Hut, Old Fashion Jewelry Shop, St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Peyton Manning Children's Hosp., Yankee Rose, A+ Printing, Ohio State's Evan Turner, Portland Trailblazer's Greg Oden, Brady Shoemaker, Butler Bulldogs Basketball Team, Ryan Ross, DDS, Northview Athletic Department, Lisa Taylor, Rose Harden, Van Buren Elementary, Paul and Shirley Reberger, Vic and Linda Yocom, John and Peggy Potts, Rodger and Karen McHargue, John and Delila Brown, Sara Schlatter, Thomas and Mary Miller, Phyllis Maurer, Don and Marian Harrison, Robert and Sue Thompson, and The Stultz Family.
Thank you once again for all the community support,
Kim Reynolds and