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Prairie Godmothers unite to serve

Melanie Calcara reads the Prairie Godmothers’ story to approximately 100 women who attended a kickoff event for the new group on Sunday, Oct. 20. The group of women helping women is accepting charter members through Dec. 31.

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There’s a new community service group in town – one that hopes to do magic. Melanie Calcara, one of the founders of Prairie Godmothers, said this group of “women helping women” hopes to provide funds for critical short-term needs not met by other community resources.
Examples might include tuition for a class, a wheelchair battery, a water heater or repairs to a leaky roof. Since they don’t really have magic wands, the fair damsels who become Prairie Godmothers will partner with local social service organizations and rely on fundraising and their contacts in the community.
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