Quarter auction to benefit Summer Lunch Bunch Backpack & Supplies Drive
ENFIELD - posted Aug, 13 2013
ENFIELD--2Moms on a Mission will host a Quarter Auction on Tuesday, Aug. 20, to benefit the Summer Lunch Bunch Backpack & Supplies Drive. The event will be held at the Elks Club, 318 Maple Road, Enfield, from 6 to 9 p.m. Proceeds from the event will help purchase new backpacks and school supplies to be distributed to high need, low-income children in Enfield, All backpacks and supplies will be distributed on Monday, Aug. 26 at the Backpack for Kids Day. Quarter Auction Vendors, including Tupperware, Mary Kay, 31 Gifts, Pampered Chef, Tastefully Simple, and other crafters will provide products that will be auctioned for quarters. The first 25 people who register at the door will receive a bag of coupons, samples, and gifts from the vendors. Pizza and other snack items will be available for purchase throughout the evening. The admission fee is $3. Bidding paddles are also available for $1 each. (No children under the age of 13 years old allowed.) Raffle tickets for a tea cup raffle will also be available for purchase. Two strips of raffle tickets will be given for free to everyone that brings a brand new backpack to the event. For more information about the Quarter Auction, Summer Lunch Bunch Backpack & Supplies Drive, or the Backpack for Kids Day, visit www.erfc.us or call 860-253-9935.