ForKids in Chesapeake will hold a raffle later this month, in which the car will be the prize, to raise funds for supplies for newly housed customers.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — A woman who friends and co-workers say is always there for others had a big surprise on Saturday.

Veneeca Jeffries works with ForKids in Chesapeake. She does a lot for the organization and recently decided to buy a car to use as a raffle prize at a fundraiser.

A ForKids spokesperson said Jeffries planned to buy the car with his own money, but Integrity Auto Group in Chesapeake decided to donate the car for the raffle.

The big surprise for Mrs. Jeffries was arranged for Saturday afternoon when she thought she was going to the dealership to buy the car.

The spokesperson said there are families who will be moving into their own homes from the shelter at the end of the month, and Jeffries wants to use the fundraiser money to introduce those families to a U-Haul truck. plenty of cleaning products and household items.

The raffle will take place at Integrity Auto Group on Saturday, November 26 at 8 a.m., and tickets are $50 each. Five hundred tickets will be sold for the raffle.

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