Come to the fun fund raiser for The Haus of Peace,( providing temporary housing for homeless women and children in Jefferson County. )
An intriguing event that combines fashion, art and unusual materials to fashion costumes out of anything but fabric! The event will be held on August 4th at 7pm at The Market, 210 S. Water St. Watertown. Admission is $12 if you call ahead. If you would like to create a costume and participate, the entry fee is $20. The evening includes a fashion show by local boutiques, a 50/50 raffle, and a Silent Auction. The Auction items include handcrafted furniture, baskets of homemade goodies and items donated by local merchants.
The Haus of Peace is the only temporary housing facility of its kind in Jefferson County. It provides a real home for women and children as well as linkages with resources to ensure financial and job stability for women who are victims of poverty, domestic and financial abuse. They are a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt charity and all of the money raised will go to support the housing and resource development that is provided by the home.