Beaufort News

Operation HOPE fundraiser set Thursday

The local chapter of the Knights of Columbus will hold a fundraiser Thursday for Operation HOPE, which stands for "helping other people everyday." Special Olympics and Programs for Exceptional People for Hilton Head Island and Bluffton are some of the program's recipients. The fundraiser will be at Stooges Cafe in Bluffton from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., where 10 percent of all receipts will be donated to Operation Hope. Anyone interested in making a donation to Operation Hope can make a check payable to Columbus HOPE Foundation Inc. and drop it off at Stooges Cafe through Nov. 30 or mail it to Steven Schidrich, 2 Stillwater Lane, Bluffton, SC 29910.