OSO, WA – The Rhodes River Ranch is hosting a community-organized fundraising event benefiting the Oso Firemen’s Association (www.facebook.com/OsoFireDepartment ), a local, non-profit and registered charitable organization in support of the mudslide rescue efforts.
This is an opportunity to support the Oso community and celebrate the many who have gathered to help the rescue efforts.
Located on the south side of the Stillaguamish River and a mere 4-miles from the slide location, the Rhodes River Ranch (www.rhodesriverranch.com) is a 150-acre,award-winning breeding and horse-training facility. Many working here have friends and families affected by this tragedy and are thankful to have the ability and facilities to help the community.
During initial and continuing rescue efforts, the Rhodes River Ranch is one of the staging grounds for relief efforts. The fundraiser will be held in their large indoor arena (one of the largest professional ranch arenas west of the Mississippi).
Favorite local bands and musicians will be performing at the event and the Rhodes River Ranch Restaurant will be serving specialty beer, cocktails, beverages and a special buffet dinner.
The silent auction begins at 1:00pm and the live auction at 5:00pm and there is a silent auction featuring works by such artists as Art Wolfe.
Mudslide Benefit Fundraiser
Rhodes River Ranch
Saturday, April 5, 1-7pm
For information or interviews, contact
Bonnie Rose, (360) 474-8313x 230