WILMINGTON, MA — The Wilmington Rotary Club is excited about its upcoming Annual Auction on Friday, November 17, 2017, at the Wilmington Knights of Columbus Hall (112 Middlesex Avenue). Doors open at 6pm. Auction begins at 7pm.
Local businesses are donating items to be auctioned off, and there is a free buffet and cash bar available, as well as a “wine wall.”
This is the Rotary Club’s big fundraiser, and proceeds go towards scholarships for graduating Wilmington seniors, as well as the various projects that the Club does around town, including improvements to Rotary Park, donations to the library and the public schools, and various youth organizations. Proceeds will also benefit Rotary International initiatives, including efforts to eradicate polio, develop clean water projects, and the homelessness and hunger initiative.
At the conclusion of the night, the Club will draw the winning raffle tickets, for the following prizes:
- Grand Prize – $10,000
- Two Second Place Prizes – $1,000
- Two Third Place Prizes – $500
- Four Fourth Place Prizes – $250
Only 350 tickets are being sold. Tickets cost $100 each. For tickets or more information, please contact John Doherty at 978 658-3805.
(NOTE: The above press release is from the Wilmington Rotary Club.)