Fall FUNdraiser and Rock Paper Scissors Tournament!

  1. Updates

We're putting the FUN in FUNdraiser Thursday, November 3, 6 – 9 pm at the Bleacher Bar in Fenway Park.

Join us for complimentary appetizers, a great silent auction, and our annual rock, paper, scissors tournament (winner walks away with $100 cash prize). Your $20 donation enters you in the tournament and supports safe and healthy play in low-income schools.

REGISTER HERE!

Here's a list of just a few of our fabulous auction items:

  • Private pool party for 20 of your friends at Jillian’s/Lucky Strike’s Boston.
  • Two lift tickets to the Wachusett Mountain Ski Area
  • Gift Certificate to  PinkCalyx.com Jewelry store

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