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SHELBY, N.C. (Dec. 17, 2010) — ABUSE PREVENTION COUNCIL ANNOUNCES RAFFLE QUILT WINNER
Sheriff Alan Norman Draws Winning Ticket
Darlene McIntyre of Shelby is the winner of the raffle quilt donated by Foothill Quilters Guild to benefit the Cleveland County Abuse Prevention Council (APC). Sheriff Alan Norman, an APC Board Director, pulled McIntyre’s winning raffle ticket from nearly 2,000 entries. Proceeds from the raffle will support APC services for survivors of domestic violence, rape, sexual assault, and homelessness. The drawing took place at APC’s headquarters building on W. Warren Street.
For more information, contact Cathy Robertson, APC Executive Director, at 704-487-9325.
APC is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving survivors of domestic violence, rape, sexual assault, homelessness, and homemaker displacement, through safe shelter, advocacy, support services, and preventive education. APC also operates a 24-hour crisis line dedicated to responding to survivors of domestic violence, rape, and sexual assault. Individuals in crisis are encouraged to call 704-481-0043 for immediate assistance.
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