Friends of the Children – Klamath Basin will launch its annual Potato Sale fundraiser Saturday, November 5, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., in the parking lot of Klamath Falls Subaru on Washburn Way.

The potatoes are premium russets donated by CAL-ORE Produce. They will be sold in 20-pound boxes for $25, with all proceeds directly supporting youth mentoring in the Klamath Basin. Beginning November 7, potatoes will be available for delivery in Klamath Falls or for pick-up, by appointment, at 3837 Altamont Drive. For these options, call 541-273-2022 to share contact information and the number of boxes desired.

Friends of the Children is a national nonprofit that creates generational change by empowering youth facing the greatest obstacles through relationships with professional mentors, called “Friends,” for 12+ years. Friends of the Children originated in Portland, Oregon, in 1993. The Klamath Basin chapter was established in 2000 and currently supports 55 youth. Learn more at