Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

February 8, 2013

High schoolers raise money to attend national conference

By Krystal Fowler - Lifestyle editor
Daily Iowegian

CENTERVILLE — A "Taste of Italy" fundraiser will be held Saturday, Feb. 9 at the St. Mary's Catholic Church basement in Centerville.

Food will be served from 6:30-8 p.m.  and the menu includes pasta, salad, bread and dessert. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children 10 and under.

The event is being sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.

The fundraiser is being held to help raise money to send several high school aged students to the National Catholic Youth Conference in Indianapolis, Ind. from Nov. 21-23.

The conference is organized by the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry and draws more than 2,000 attendees and more than 100 exhibitors each year. Attendees hear from featured and keynote speakers throughout the conference.