Friday, December 18, 2015

[250] University women’s holiday fundraiser set for Dec. 15 at The Alley

MURFREESBORO — Enjoy some cheer and win prizes as the American Association of University Women’s Murfreesboro chapter celebrates the holidays.

The AAUW’s December branch meeting and buffalo raffle is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15, at The Alley on Main, 223 W. Main St. in Murfreesboro. Admission is $10, which includes hot appetizers and a special “Equity Sangria.”

Seating is limited and may be reserved by sending an email to or by going to the group’s Facebook page at

The theme of the holiday buffalo raffle is “Good Food: The Greatest Love You Will Ever Know.” Participants will bring donations to be raffled off, which may include food, beverages, party goods, holiday gifts and toys.

Raffle tickets are $2 for four tickets. To play, participants will put the tickets in the cups beside the items they want to win. Tickets will be drawn from the cups to select the winners. All proceeds will benefit the AAUW Fund, which provides money for endeavors to help college women advance in their education and their careers.

In addition, donations to the Domestic Violence Shelter will be collected. Gift cards will be especially appreciated.

For more information, contact Dia Cirillo, president of AAUW Murfreesboro and public policy chair for AAUW Tennessee, at 773-677-4238 or

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