By PF Staff
Waukegan, IL.- The Waukegan High School Athletic Booster Club’s 22nd Annual silent auction fundraiser is less than a month away, but time still remains to donate, or to become a sponsor of the popular event.
The 2019 WHS Athletic Booster Club Auction will be held on Saturday, March 9 at the Lake County Sports Center, 351 Oakwood Avenue in Waukegan. The event, which is scheduled to run from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., includes many raffles, a silent auction of more than 100 items, hors d’oeuvres, live music and a cash bar. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Tickets can be purchased from a Booster Club member, or online at: http://tinyurl.com/yy26roy4.
Now in its 22nd year, the auction is annually the largest fundraiser for the WHS Athletic Booster Club. In recent years the Booster Club has donated more than $200,000 in equipment to WHS sports teams, and has awarded more than $40,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors.
The Booster Club is currently accepting donations for this year’s auction. Individuals and businesses interested in donating an item, or becoming Purple, Green, Gold or Platinum sponsors, can contact Nancy Flores at 224-456-5103.
By PF Staff