WORCESTER – The holidays are a time of giving back to those left fortunate, and the Boys & Girls Club of Worcester is offering you an opportunity to do just that while having fun. In an effort to raise funds and awareness for their Holiday Giving program, which provides gifts to 2,000 youth and support to 200 families, they are hosting “Club for the Holidays”, a cocktail reception and celebrity fashion show being held on Thursday, December 7th. The evening will begin at 6:00 p.m. with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a holiday tree auction. Club supporters, including local businesses and individuals, will be providing decorated artificial trees that will be auctioned off during the evening to guests, who have the choice of either taking their tree home or giving it to a Club family.
Following their cocktail party, the Club’s annual celebrity fashion show will commence. In conjunction with StyleWorcester, the fashion show with feature local celebrity models wearing items from boutiques located throughout Worcester County. Come cheer on your favorite colleague, local official, or company Vice President as they strut their stuff for a good cause. A full list of celebrity models will be released on the Boys & Girls Club of Worcester website (www.bgcworcester.org) later in the month. Performances by the Club’s award-winning dance team, In Da Zone, and their musical group, The Beat Team, are also scheduled.
To purchase tickets for $10/ piece (free for guests who wear an ugly holiday sweater!), please contact Ellin Terrill, Director of Marketing and Special Events, at [email protected], or (508) 754-2686 ext. 250. “Club for the Holidays” will be held at the Harrington Clubhouse, located at 65 Tainter Street in Worcester. All proceeds raised during the evening will benefit the Holiday Giving program at the Boys & Girls Club of Worcester.