ROB DRAL The Standard
UXBRIDGE: After a successful fundraising event in Port Perry, Big Brothers Big Sisters North Durham are setting their sights on Uxbridge.
The child and youth mentoring charity is hosting the Uxbridge Wing and Pizza Night at the Uxbridge Community Centre on Saturday, April 30 at 7pm.
Wings and pizza will be served from 8pm until 9:30pm, after which guests can vote for their favourite wings and pizza provided throughout the night. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. Tables can be reserved if 8 tickets are sold. Wing shops competing this year include: Wixan’s Bridge, Jersey’s, Clem’s Custom Wing Shop, Mill Run Golf Course, Annina’s Bake Shop Café and Catering, and last, but not least Zehrs Uxbridge.
Contending for best pizza in Uxbridge will be: Zehrs Uxbridge, Annina’s Bake Shop Café and Catering, Frankie’s, and Scrambles @ Foxbridge.
While filling up on the best wings and pizza Uxbridge has to offer; a dance, raffle draws, and a silent auction will also be taking place.
Big Brothers Big Sisters North Durham continue to support children in local communities.
Money raised from the Wing and Pizza night will be going to help fund several in-school mentoring programs. “Money raised will be going towards our school-based mentoring programs including: Kids-in-Motion, Go-Girls!, and Game On, as well as our traditional mentoring program outside of school,” said Krista Webb, Special Events Coordinator at Big Brothers Big Sisters North Durham.
Tickets are available at Frankie's, Jersey's, Williamson's Chrysler, Mill Run Golf Club, and The Scout Hall at 15585 Simcoe St. Port Perry.
For more information on the event or about the various programs Big Brothers Big Sisters offers, please go to: www.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/northdurham
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