There is a special fundraiser planned this weekend that will benefit Hope Coalition and St. Croix SART.
The Local Hooligans are a rock and country variety band from Goodhue County and they will be performing at the Red Wing Elks Lodge, 306 West 4th Street, Saturday, February 10th.
The event is from 6-11 pm and will feature food, silent auction, and raffle. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door the night of the event. Go to https://donorbox.org/events/540816 for ticket information.
The HOPE Coalition is focused on working with ordinary people facing extraordinary trauma: domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse, inability to meet their basic needs.
The St Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team SART is a unique organization, offering forensic evidence collection and advocacy under the same organization. St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team can provide forensic evidence collection with advocacy and support services, exclusively forensic evidence collection or exclusively advocacy and support services.
SMART stands for Sexual Assault Multi-Disciplinary Action Response Team and they are one of 12 in Minnesota.
The mission of the Goodhue County SMART is to promote a unified and inclusive survivor centered response to those who have experienced sexual violence in any form.