NORTHEAST SEAFOOD COALITION HOSTS ANNUAL ‘BIG MONEY RAFFLE’
The Northeast Seafood Coalition, a non-profit organization dedicated to working to preserve the long-term health of fishery resources, fishing communities and the fishing industry of the northeast United States – will host its annual “Big Money Raffle” fundraiser on Saturday, February 23 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Gloucester House Restaurant. All proceeds from the event go toward supporting the work and mission of the Northeast Seafood Coalition.
The “2013 Big Money Raffle” is an evening filled with fresh and local seafood, entertainment, live and silent auctions, great company, and of course – the Big Money Raffle! Tickets are currently on sale for the raffle, and the prizes are outstanding. With each $100 ticket purchased, you have the chance to win $10,000, $5,000, $2,000, $1,000 or $500. Local seafood for the event is donated by BASE New England, DJ Scottie Mac provides musical entertainment, and State Senator Bruce Tarr will auction off a variety of truly fantastic items.
Some of the highlighted items up for bid include:
· original paintings by local artists
· premium-seat tickets to sporting events
· lobster pot chairs
· safety equipment for fishermen
· restaurant gift certificates
· recreational charter boat gift certificates
· vessel haul-ups
· and more
Only 500 tickets will be sold, and they’re going fast! Get your tickets today by calling (978) 283-9992 or (978) 269-4555 and ask for Chris.
If businesses would like to contribute an auction item, please call the Northeast Seafood Coalition office at (978) 283-9992 for more information.
Tel: (978) 283-9992
Mobile: (978) 269-4555
I’ve donated the Artist Proof of photo montage “Glorious Gloucester” framed as an auction item. Those of you who said you loved it, this is your chance to get the only signed Artist Proof that will be available for this Limited Edition print and help the Northeast Seafood Coalition in the process.