Slidell champagne brunch to benefit Rainbow Child Care Center

Posted on September 18, 2015 in News & Events

Slidell champagne brunch to benefit Rainbow Child Care Center

A Champagne brunch fundraiser benefiting the East St. Tammany Rainbow Child Care Center will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Salmen-Fritchie House, 127 Cleveland Ave., Slidell.

The Bubbly on the Bayou event will have a Kentucky Derby theme, with women encouraged to wear flamboyant hats in Run for the Roses style. The best-dressed contest will be open to both women and men.

Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan, Police Chief Randy Smith and Fire District Chief Chris Kaufmann will be the celebrity bartenders, and My Girlfriend’s Closet will present a fashion show.

“Bubbly is about celebrating good times with good friends and ultimately providing early learning opportunities for children of low-income working families in our community,” said Dionne Graham, executive director of Rainbow.

Tickets can be purchased at Rainbow, 121 Kingspoint Blvd., Slidell; My Girlfriend’s Closet, 881 Robert Blvd., Slidell; and Patton’s, 127 Cleveland Ave., Slidell; or by calling (985) 646-1603. Sponsorship opportunities and program advertising are available by calling (504) 638-1890.

Rainbow is a nonprofit United Way partner agency, serving Slidell for more than 31 years. Bubbly on the Bayou is Rainbow’s annual fundraiser.

Rainbow is also the recipients of sales from the upscale used clothing boutique called My Girl Friends Closet, a volunteer-run shop at 881 Robert Blvd., Slidell, behind Domino’s Pizza.

My Girl Friends Closet sale dates are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 5; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6; and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7.

The Rainbow Child Care Center a state A licensed, 4-star rated, nonprofit United Way Partner Agency. The center provides a quality child care development program for working families in need.

For information, contact Rainbow Childcare Director Dionne Graham at (985) 646-1603.