EMERGING artists are out to make Border animals a little safer.
The have donated works to be auctioned in Wodonga next month to raise money for new group, For the Animals.
Nicola Jones formed the group last year as a Facebook page.
“I’m overwhelmed the established artists Jenny Toole and Jilian Fitch have donated their work,” Miss Jones said yesterday.
Miss Jones has already raised more than $4000, for Wodonga Dog Rescue, Albury Cat Rescue, Maremma Rescue and Kangaloola Wildlife Shelter.
“We’re overwhelmed with the support we’ve received,” Miss Jones said.
The group has been nominated for its group contribution as part of the Wodonga Council’ Red Carpet Youth Awards.
The event will be held at Zilch cafe in Wodonga on September 20 at 6pm.
There will be other aspects to the night, including a raffle and door prizes.