24 Sep Shop, Sip, Or Paint: JLR Announces Fundraisers For All Tastes
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Stephanie Williams
2014-2015 Chair, External Relations
SHOP, SIP, OR PAINT: JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ROCHESTER ANNOUNCES FUNDRAISERS FOR ALL TASTES
(Rochester, N.Y. – September 25, 2014) The Junior League of Rochester (JLR) has announced partnerships with three local businesses for a variety of upcoming fundraising events. All events are open to the public and proceeds from the events help support the Junior League’s mission to promote voluntarism, develop the potential of women, and improve the lives of women and children throughout the greater Rochester community.
For more information about any of these events or to RSVP, please contact Sarah Heisman, Fundraising Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Junior League of Rochester office at (585) 385-8590.
Tuesday, October 7, 6-9 p.m.: Shopping Event at Alex & Ani
Come enjoy some refreshments at the contemporary and trendy Culver Road Armory and peruse the beautiful, energy-infused jewelry. Alex & Ani will donate 15% of all sales back to the JLR. Perfect for those who plan ahead for holiday shopping or simply want to add a bracelet to their growing jewelry collections!
145 Culver Road, Rochester (Culver Road Armory)
Tuesday, December 2, 6-8 p.m.: Taste and Tour Black Button Distilling
Come check out the spot that has revived Rochester’s storied history of liquor production! The boys at Black Button Distilling will offer two tours (6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.), as well as the opportunity to try a few of their signature creations. Black Button will donate 10% of bottle sales back to the JLR.
$5 for guests 21 and older, 85 Railroad Street, Rochester
Monday, January 12, 7-9 p.m.: Painting with a Purpose at Painting With A Twist
By popular demand, the Junior League is excited to announce its first social painting night! Try your hand at the sip-and-painting craze while supporting the JLR, which will receive 50% of the profits from this event.
$35, 1276 Fairport Road, Fairport
About the Junior League of Rochester
The Junior League of Rochester, Inc. (JLR) reaches out to women of all races, religions, and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism. It is part of the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. (AJLI), which includes nearly 300 Leagues in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and England.
The JLR is committed to providing resources and programs to improve the lives of those who live in the Rochester area. The JLR believes by concentrating volunteer efforts we can increase the impact in the local community. The League’s focus is “improving the lives of women and children in our community.”