Fenton, MI — November 20, 2019
Mark your calendars now! This Sunday, November 24, 2019, at the Fenton High School 3200 W. Shiawassee St. it’s the biggest arts and craft show of the year. Doors open from 10 am to 4 pm with a $2 admission and all proceeds benefit the State Road Elementary PTO.
The arts and craft show will feature food from four of Fenton’s popular eateries. Beale St. Smokehouse BBQ, Hungry Howies, La Marsa, and Jersey Mikes. Come spend the day, stroll around, enjoy lunch, and pick up some cool stuff for the holidays, home decor, or just plain fun. For more information Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
About The State Road Craft Show
The State Road Craft Show was founded in 1975 by two teachers from State Road Elementary as a way to raise funds for the school. The teachers wanted a way to raise money without having the kids sell candy, wrapping paper, and other direct sale products.
Today, we are proud to say that the show has grown to accommodate over 200 booth spaces. In 2018, we had approximately 3,000 shoppers enter the show. It is the largest fundraiser for State Road Elementary. While we do participate in other fundraisers for the school, our students still do not sell candy, wrapping paper or other direct sale products.
The income from the craft show accounts for approximately 80% of the PTO’s annual budget. All proceeds from the show go directly to the State Road Elementary PTO. Due to the continued success of the Craft Show, the PTO has been able to provide technology, field trips, books, playground equipment, assemblies, and scholarships to the students and staff of State Road Elementary.
The show is staffed solely by parent volunteers. Without the help of our volunteers, the craft show could not be successful!