All local Portlanders know about Scrap, but in case you are not local or you live under a crafty rock let me tell ya. Scrap is an organization and storefront that takes donations of unwanted and overstock supplies including paper, fabrics, tiles and resells these items at very affordable prices to the community. Scrap’s focus is on environmental sustainability and community education. Since they are a non-profit organization they must do annual fundraisers in order to maintain this fabulous business model.
This year their fundraiser is called “Incognito”, a masquerade ball held at the Oregon Zoo Ballroom. The night includes a silent auction, dinner, a Junk to Funk fashion show, live auction all with music provided by the Transcendental Brass Band. This event is scheduled for Thursday, October 28th.
Best of all, Richard and I will be the emcees for the event! We are really excited to use our crafty personalities for such a great cause. We totally believe in Scrap and feel that their mission is the type of creative fundraiser that we can get behind. To learn more about Scrap, their fundraiser, Incognito, or to get tickets, check out our links. Hope to see you there!