CORNELIUS – A community fundraiser is being held for Amanda Burns, whose husband, and father of her three young sons, died unexpectedly on Oct. 29.

The event will be held at Kids Emporium, 18724 Statesville Road, on Friday, Nov. 11, and will feature yard and bake sale, DJ entertainment and donation buckets for money and gift cards.

Kids Emporium in Cornelius will be open, and proceeds from sales during this event will go to Burns and her boys.

Yard sale donations can be dropped off at Kids Emporium on Friday, Nov. 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

For more information, email or visit the event’s Facebook page by searching on the social networking site for “For The Boys Community Fundraiser.”