Valentine’s Day-themed fundraiser to benefit animals

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF)—SC-CARES is holding a fundraiser event to benefit local animals in need on Saturday, February 16 from 5-9 p.m.

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Chocolate and Champagne for the Creatures is a special affair geared towards lovers of animals and chocolate alike. The evening will feature heavy hors d'oeuvres, champagne, chocolates by Sweeties in Georgetown, live jazz music, and a silent auction. Non-alcoholic beverages, beer, and wine will also be available.

Prices are $50 per couple or $30 for each individual. Tickets can be purchased at Sweeties, 707 Front St. in Georgetown, from volunteers, or at www.sc-cares.org. Seating is limited.

Chocolate and Champagne will be hosted by The Cooper House at 6011 Dick Pond Rd. in Socastee.

For more information on this event, or if you're interested in becoming a SC-CARES volunteer, please call 843-546-7893, or visit the website above.

SC-CARES is a no-kill animal rescue and sanctuary near Georgetown, SC.

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