Marshfield, MA (PressExposure) February 26, 2009 -- Tickets are $100 each or $1,000 for a corporate table that seats 10. Tickets may be purchased at the Boys and Girls Club in Library Plaza or online at Marshfieldboysandgirlsclub.com.
Approximately 350 people are expected to attend. The evening promises to be dazzling with the following line-up:
â¢ Marshfield native Jonathan Hall, the Emmy award winning journalist and investigative reporter for WHDH Channel 7 News Boston will be the Master of Ceremonies for the evening.
â¢ The club will honor former State Representative Frank Hynes and his wife Heather for their support of and dedication to the Boys and Girls Club and families in the area.
â¢ Molly Newcomb of Marshfield will be honored with the Roche Family Outstanding Young Adult of the Year Award and presented with a scholarship.
â¢ Ed Perry, owner of WATD-FM radio station in Marshfield and the clubâs Annual Fundraising Campaign Chairperson for 2008, will be honored with a Media Star Award for his generous promotion of Boys and Girls Club events.
â¢ Caricatures by Building 19âs Mat Brown and talented graphic designer Sue Petersen will be offered.
â¢ âJoan Riversâ and the âBlues Brothersâ will perform during the evening.
â¢ A live auction will be led by Paul Vercollone of VERC Enterprises in addition to a silent auction.
â¢ Cocktails, hors dâoeuvres and dinner will be served.
The Boys and Girls Club of Marshfield hopes to raise more than $40,000, which was the amount raised at last yearâs gala in support of programs for more than 4,000 youths in the area. This event is generously sponsored by: Tufts Health Plan, Rockland Federal Credit Union, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and BuytheCase.net.
For more information about âAn Evening of Starsâ Gala and Auction or to purchase tickets or donate an item to the auction, visit the website http://www.marshfieldboysandgirlsclub.com or contact Shawn Costa, Director of Development at the club (781) 834-CLUB (2582).
As a privately-funded, non-profit organization, the Boys and Girls Club of Marshfield relies tremendously on the generous philanthropic support of individuals. Financial gifts assist in providing the financial strength necessary to continue the clubâs mission âto enable and inspire all young people to realize their full potential as productive and responsible citizens, as well as become tomorrowâs capable leaders.â
For more information about the Boys and Girls Club of Marshfield, please contact (781) 834-CLUB (2582) or visit the website at MarshfieldBoysAndGirlsClub.com or write to the club at P.O. Box 311, Marshfield, MA 02050.