UPPER TOWNSHIP — The Greater Tuckahoe Area Merchants’ Association will hold its first Designer Bag Bingo next month.
The event will be held at the Tuckahoe Volunteer Fire Hall on Route 50 in the Tuckahoe section of the township Saturday, March 7. Doors will open 6 p.m. and games will start at 7 p.m.
There will be 10 games with bags from Michael Kors, Coach, Tory Burch, Kate Spade, Vera Bradley and more.
In addition, there will be a 50/50, a Chinese auction with more opportunities to win big and door prizes between games to win from your entry ticket.
Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Advance tickets will be available through Feb. 29 only. To reserve a table of six or more, tickets must be purchased as a group.
There will be beverages and desserts available. Feel free to bring your favorites with you.
The Greater Tuckahoe Area Merchants’ Association is hosting the event as one of several annual fundraisers for its scholarship funds. The group has awarded over $220,000 in scholarships to local students since 1998. Among the scholarships are the James & Martha Owens Scholarship, the $1,000 Alex and Virginia May Scholarship, the GTAMA Scholarships, which go to students who are already enrolled in college, and four other scholarship funds.
The association has 501C(3) nonprofit status, so all donations are tax deductible.
For ticket sales or more information, contact Chris at 609-412-9462 or e-mail TuckahoeMerchants@gmail.com.