Area soup kitchen’s fundraiser nears

GREENFIELD — The largest fundraiser for the Kenneth Butler Memorial Soup Kitchen is slated for April 22.

The sixth annual Leap of Faith dinner and auction, held at St. Michael Church Parish Life Center, 519 Jefferson Blvd., features a live auction with weekend getaways, said executive director Jill Ebbert. The event aims to raise at least $35,000 toward the soup kitchen’s $132,000 annual operating budget, Ebbert said. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Tickets are $40 and can be purchased at the soup kitchen, 202 E. Main St., Greenfield, at, or at the door. For more information, call 317-462-9900.