Pat Hartke, left, board president of Sexual Assault and Family Emergency of Vandalia, registers for a raffle drawing at the recent fund-raising luncheon sponsored by SAFE at the Vandalia Moose Lodge.
Assisting with the raffle was Sheryl Kyle, right, a counselor coordinator from Effingham. SAFE office assistant Sherry Hawkins said that the event served about 230 people and featured more than 130 giveaway or raffled items. SAFE has offices in Vandalia, Effingham, Centralia and Mt. Vernon.