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Sheriff’s calendar raises $5,800 for Shining Star

Ogle County Sheriff Brian VanVickle donates a check for $5,838.30 to Jessica Friday, Executive Director of Shining Star Children's Advocacy Center, Dixon. The money was raised through calendar sales. Photo supplied
Ogle County Sheriff Brian VanVickle donates a check for $5,838.30 to Jessica Friday, Executive Director of Shining Star Children's Advocacy Center, Dixon. The money was raised through calendar sales. Photo supplied

A calendar featuring the 2019 Ogle County Sheriff’s Office raised more than $5,000 for a local charity.

:Thank you to everyone who participated in creating, sponsoring, and selling the 2019 Ogle County Sheriff’s Office calendar,” said a post on the department’s Facebook page. “Together we raised $5,838 for Shining Star Children’s Advocacy Center. We are proud to live in a community that supports one another.

“Special thanks to Susan Montavon, Chris Thiel, Emily Hardesty, Sam Gendusa, Deb Bolin, Danielle Hardesty and the folks at Rochelle Foods, Mel’s Custom Graphics, Hub Printing, all of the businesses who sponsored ads, and those who purchased the calendars to support this fundraiser.