Turning a disastrous into a positive!
Last Saturday, 25-year-old Sarah Cummins and Logan Araujo were ostensible to get married in a intemperate $30,000 rite during a Ritz Charles in Carmel, Indiana.
Sadly, a week before a large day, a integrate called it off for undisclosed reasons.
The Purdue University pharmacy tyro wasn’t usually traffic with heartbreak, she was left with a nonrefundable agreement for a venue and cooking use for 170 guests. She told a IndyStar:
“It was unequivocally devastating. we called everyone, canceled, apologized, cried, called vendors, cried some some-more and afterwards we started feeling unequivocally ill about only throwing divided all a food we systematic for a reception.”
That’s when Sarah motionless to spin lemons into lemonade by transforming a canceled accepting into a celebration for a homeless!
One of a shelters — Dayspring Center — was positively “touched” by Sarah’s generosity. Development executive Cheryl Herzog said:
“I was so overwhelmed that Sarah had taken a unpleasant knowledge and incited it into a joyous one for families in need… It is truly a really kind gesticulate on her part… we think carrying a possibility to knowledge a tasty dish with your family in a pleasing space like a Ritz Charles will be really special for them.”
The guest were treated to bourbon-glazed meatballs, goat cheese and roasted garlic bruschetta, duck breast with artichokes and Chardonnay cream sauce, and (of course) marriage cake!
Reportedly, Sarah is already on her honeymoon to a Dominican Republic where she took her mom. Apparently, her “ex-fiancé was kind adequate to send his tickets.”
All’s good that ends well!
[Image around IndyStar.]