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Jan. 21 fundraiser benefits Lea the cat


Lea is a feral cat adopted by a Las Cruces family, and she needs surgery after being stuck by a vehicle. A popup book and art fundraiser to raise money for Lea’s surgery will be held 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Nessa’s Café, 901 W. Picacho Ave. The event will include Lea Specials of the day.

Lea was adopted by Quinn Smith-Floyd and her family,

Event sponsors are Nessa’s Café, Casa Camino Real Bookstore and Lea’s “Tias and Tios,” said Casa Camino Real owner Denise Chavez. Chavez said the fundraiser will feature books from Casa Camino Real.

All proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit. Donations are also welcome.

Contact Chavez at comezon09@comcast.net.