May 4: Family Literacy Center to hold annual benefit auction and dinner

Tickets are on sale now for the Family Literacy Center’s 20th Annual Benefit Auction and Dinner which will be held on Friday, May 4, at the Lapeer Country Club.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $45 each or a table of 8 for $325 and include hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert, beer, wine and the chance to bid on some fabulous auction items.  Some of this years highlights include an advertising package with Charter Media, fine jewelry pieces from Lapeer Gold and Diamond, autographed items, artwork, theatre tickets and much more.  Many are pictured on their Facebook page, so be sure to “Like” them there!  The Center is still seeking unique donated items for the event.  

The Family Literacy Center provides free one-to-one tutoring and skill-building workshops in the Lapeer County area.  In 2011, the Center tutored 557 adults.  Forty-three of them got their GEDs.  They also run child tutoring programs at Lapeer Community Schools locations.

Please help this local organization raise the critical funds that will keep their programs available!
For more information about the Center or to get tickets, call, 810-664-2737 or write to them at ican@readlapeer.org.

Click here for an auction donation form.

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