To the editor:
"Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation's compassion, unselfish caring, patience and just plain loving one another." -Erma Bombeck
The Fayette Community Carnival Committee wishes to express our sincere gratitude to the number of volunteers in the community and beyond who worked to make the carnival a success. We want to thank the following who contributed to that success: Businesses, civic groups, churches, custodians, groundskeepers, Boy Scouts, sheriff and deputies, fire/ambulance company, fire police, money courier, special committees (car show, parade, chicken barbecue, Chinese auction, decorating), emcee, sound technician,
EJ Jazz Band, Greenwood Community Band, Lewistown Community Band, Lucky Afternoon, Special Friends, The David Winter Group, Kevin Fee, the Ballroom Dancers, Down Yonder, square dancers, food venders, food stand workers, produce/cake/flower providers, ground prize workers, media (radio, newspapers, internet),
Bartlebaugh's Amusements, Skyshooter Fireworks, veterans, grand marshalls, judges, parade participants, Rickenbaugh Building Supply for registration and line-up space for parade entrants, and all other individuals, groups and families who work "behind the scenes" and make many sacrifices during carnival week.
We also wish to say a big thank you to the public who enthusiastically supported our carnival and parade.
Finally, we thank the McAlisterville Ministerium for hosting an inspirational community worship service and asking for God's blessing on our carnival and its participants. We also thank those who provided the delicious ice cream treats after the service.
The Fayette Community Carnival Committee meets the 4th Thursday of each month (except October, November, & December) at 7 p.m. in the Fayette Community Building. We would greatly appreciate and welcome new volunteers to become a part of the Carnival Committee. In grateful appreciation to a wonderful community,
The Fayette Community