For Immediate Release
Contact: Aleisha M. Garcia
Son’s of Italy Dinner a Smashing Success
Food only Part of the Fun as Raffles and Auctions are Included
November 20, 2012 (Martin County, FL) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach & Martin Counties (BBBS) was the proud beneficiary of the 2012 Son’s of Italy’s Columbus Day Dinner. During their November club meeting, Son’s of Italy presented BBBS with a check for $7,000!
“On behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties we would like to send our utmost thanks to Son’s of Italy for choosing us to be their 2012 beneficiary,” said BBBS Executive Director of Martin County, Stacey Brownlow. “Their generosity is greatly appreciated and will not be forgotten.”
The wonderful evening included raffles, a silent auction and a 50/50 contest. In a tremendous display of unselfishness and generosity, the 50/50 winner donated the majority of his earnings back to the agency.
BBBS would also like to extend thanks all attendees and sponsors for making the event the huge success that it was.
Photo Caption: Stacey Brownlow, Aleisha Garcia and Dennis Fano at November Son’s of Italy meeting at Palm Cove Golf Club in Palm City. During their monthly meeting the Son’s of Italy presented Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties with a check for $7,000.
About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties:
BBBS provides children facing adversity aged 6-17 with volunteer mentors who serve as positive role models. Since 1986 the organization has provided mentors to children in Martin County and since July 2010 in Palm Beach County. Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBSA) recognized the Martin County Organization in 2007 as one of the 35 best performing agencies. Business leader ranked BBBS in 2009, 2010, and 2011 as one of the top 100 South Florida small businesses. Visit www.mentorbig.org to learn more.
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