Lee Co. Extension Foundation to hold virtual dessert auction

Fundraising auction runs Nov. 20-23

AMBOY - The Lee County Extension Foundation is holding their famous dessert auction virtually this year. Jump on this delicious opportunity to have some amazing desserts made for Thanksgiving.

Money raised during this auction goes back to support the Howard Greenfield Memorial Scholarship and Lee County Extension Foundation Scholarship. These scholarships go to two Lee County 4-H members who show excellent leadership, learning through projects, 4-H achievements, and community service.

The freshly made, delicious desserts will include turtles, Thanksgiving sugar cookies, cheese cake, thumb prints, Dutch apple pie, chocolate fudge, Carol Vaessen’s famous pecan pie, Gale Barnickel’s melt-in-your-mouth creamy lemon pie, Mary Katherine’s delectable cream puffs, and more.

The auction will begin at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20 and will end at 12 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23. Bids can be made at facebook.com/4hleecounty. Freshly made desserts must be picked up Nov. 24 or 25.

If you will need an accommodation in order to participate, please e-mail [email protected] Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs.