Saint Patrick’s Day Party by Junior Woman’s Club of Westfield Will Benefit Emmanuel Cancer Foundation
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 • 7:42am
WESTFIELD, NJ—On Saturday, March 2, The Junior Woman’s Club of Westfield will host a Saint Patrick’s Day-themed fundraiser to benefit the Emmanuel Cancer Foundation, a local organization the provides free emotional, material and emergency financial support to New Jersey’s children with cancer and their families.
The event will take place at the Kenilworth VFW in Kenilworth from 7 p.m. until midnight. The evening’s activities will include a silent auction, 50/50 raffle and games of chance, as well as a buffet dinner, open bar, Irish dancing and DJ. Tickets are $55. To reserve yours, email email@example.com.
“This is a great opportunity to have a fun night out with friends while also helping a great organization that gives back to the local community in such a special way,” said Beth Reilly, one of the event’s co-chairs.
The Junior Woman’s Club of Westfield is comprised of about thirty volunteer women working to improve the community, the state and the lives of others. They are members of the New Jersey State Federation of Woman’s Clubs and the General Federation of Woman’s Clubs. Some of the other activities that the Westfield club sponsors or participates in throughout the year are an annual spelling bee for 4th and 5th graders, mobile meals, collecting donations for Project Protect (a women's shelter) and a scholarship awarded each year to one Westfield High School senior.