Yard, bake sale proceeds to benefit Special Olympics

A yard sale and a bake sale set for Saturday will benefit Special Olympics Indiana Jackson County.

The sale will start at 7 a.m. at 226 Springhill Road, Seymour.

Yard sale items will include clothing, toys, games, books, purses and household decor. There also will be a bake sale including several homemade items.

Special Olympics Indiana is a not-for-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in more than 20 Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

The Jackson County program offers a weekly unified fitness club and a variety of sports, including softball, corn toss, basketball, horseshoes and track and field. Other activities and fundraisers are conducted throughout the year.

For information about Special Olympics Indiana Jackson County, visit facebook.com/jacksoncountyspecialolympics.