United Way kick-off event at mall Sept. 7

By: Staff Report

LUMBERTON — United Way of Robeson County has scheduled a fundraising campaign event that includes a Mascot Dance-off for Sept. 7 at Biggs Park Mall.

The public is invited to the family friendly event that will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at the mall located on North Elm Street in Lumberton. There will be games, children’s activities, an information fair for United Way partner agencies, and costumed characters. Food and beverages will be available. The first-ever dance-off will feature the dance moves of corporate and school mascots from across Robeson County.

Attendees also will be able to learn about the 18 partner agencies and more than 70 programs United Way of Robeson County provides to address the most pressing needs in our communities.

For information, contact JoAnne Branch at 910-739-4249 or go online to www.untedwayrobeson.org.

Staff Report