Cathy Jett is the assistant business editor at The Free Lance-Star, and specializes in covering the area's retail scene.
Rio Car Wash donating to Empowerhouse
Rio Car Wash will donate all of the carwash profits on Oct. 12 from their Stafford County and Massaponax locations to Empowerhouse, formerly Rappahannock Council on Domestic Violence.
The event, which will run from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., will include a visit from radio station B101.5 and prizes.
Empowerhouse is a non-profit organization providing confidential domestic violence assistance in the city of Fredericksburg and the counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George and Caroline since 1978. These services include a free and confidential 24-hour hotline, a temporary emergency shelter, information, referrals and advocacy.
Rio Car Washes are located at 70 Sebring Drive in Stafford and 10050 Jefferson Davis Highway in Massaponax.