For Immediate Release
Contact: Lea Ann Scales
Assistant Vice President of
Public Relations and Marketing
March 21, 2011
(Worcester, Mass.) - The Worcester State University Student Government Association (SGA) will host the 20th Annual Have a Heart Auction to Benefit the Homeless and Children in Need, Friday, March 25, at 6:00 p.m. (preview begins at 5:00 p.m.) in the Student Center Blue Lounge.
In March of 2010, the SGA Auction for the Homeless raised over $26,000 for the Mustard Seed Shelter, Abby's House, and Sherry's House, three organizations that serve the Worcester community. This year, the SGA hopes to surpass that amount with a goal of $27,000 in donations to the three organizations.
There are lots of great items including, gift certificates, sports memorabilia, museum passes and much more. For a complete list of auction items and more information on the auction, visit; www.worcester.edu/sgaauction.
Snow date for the event is Saturday, March 26 with a 1:00 p.m. preview followed by 2:00 p.m. auction. The auction will only be cancelled if the University is closed due to inclement weather. Please call our weather line at (508) 929-8000 to check our status. Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, cash, and checks accepted.