Foundation helps local homeless families

The Confetti of Hope Foundation is a Whitehall-based group that helps homeless families and this Friday, May 2, they are hosting their first big fundraiser, Go for the Gold.

The event will feature "Olympian training" for little athletes, Zumba dancing, cupcake decorating with Young Chefs Academy, hair painting & tattoos, music, food and memories at the photo booth.

100% of the proceeds will benefit the foundation's programs serving children in the city of Whitehall.

The fun starts at 5:30 p.m. in Whitehall Community Park. For more information, visit their website at www.confettiofhope.org.