Published DateCENTER HARBOR — Enjoy some delicious Ben & Jerry's ice cream and support Interlakes Community Caregivers, a local nonprofit organization. From June 21 through June 28, a portion of every sale at Ben & Jerry's at Mill Falls Marketplace, Meredith, will be donated to Interlakes Community Caregivers. Ben & Jerry's is open daily.
"This is a great way to support our nonprofit organization and a local business at the same time," indicated Ann Sprague, ICCI Executive Director. "We appreciate the ongoing support from Ben & Jerry's of Meredith."
Formed in 1998, Interlakes Community Caregivers Inc. is a 501(c)3 volunteer nonprofit organization that provides support services and community information to assist people to remain independent in their daily lives. Services are provided free of charge and include transportation to medical appointments, respite care for primary caregivers, friendly visits, telephone checks , small home chores or errands. Demand for these types of services continues to grow and more volunteers are actively being sought to join the 100+ volunteer roster.
In 2012 alone, ICCI volunteers donated over 3,600 hours performing 1,200 services and drove over 45,000 miles providing rides to those in need.
Other upcoming fundraising events to support this nonprofit organization include: July 13 DreamGirls Dessert Party in collaboration with the Inter-Lakes Summer Theatre; "Dine Around the Lakes" Raffle; and 3rd Annual Mini-Golf Tournament at Paradise Falls, Moultonborough on September 7, sponsored in part by Shep Brown's Boat Basin, Meredith.