Art auction raises $20,000 for Southern Lit Alliance
What: More than 200 guests attended Art.a.ma.jig, an art auction held recently at the Church on Main. Seventy-two artists created work for the auction. Artists received half of their piece's sales price back, and donated the other half to the Southern Lit Alliance.
Benefits: The auction raised $20,000 for the Southern Lit Alliance.
ArtsBuild Night at the Flying Squirrel
What: ArtsBuild, formerly Allied Arts of Greater Chattanooga, held an after-work fundraiser at The Flying Squirrel on Aug. 5.
Benefits: The restaurant donated 10 percent of its total sales from the evening to ArtsBuild, which will help fund leadership programs.