Contact: Karen Cooke
South County Tourism Council
South County Tourism Council joined with fifteen South County Bed and Breakfast proprietors in promoting the 5th Annual �Home for the Holidays� Tour. Traditional South County charm was displayed in full holiday splendor as homes from North Kingstown to Westerly welcomed over 150 visitors on December 10, 2006.
Proceeds of the tour benefited the W.A.R.M Shelter of Westerly, the Welcome House of South County, and the Jeanne Lewis Memorial Scholarship Fund. Representing the Bed and Breakfasts of South County, Bill Bokon, Chairman of South County Tourism Council�s Board of Directors, as well as South County Tourism Council�s President, Myrna George awarded $500 checks to Rev. Jean Barry, representing W.A.R.M. Shelter of Westerly, Linda Barden of the Welcome House of South County, and the Chariho Regional Career & Technical School Hospitality Tourism student and scholarship winner, Tabitha McLellan.