Eaton County United Way (ECUW) is hosting the 3rd Annual Trivia Night fundraiser on Thursday May 23. Trivia night will be taking place at the Eaton Resource Service Agency in Charlotte at 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The proceeds go to the community impact fund. The community impact fund helps provide different financial support for local agencies in Eaton County.
Trivia Night fundraiser is a fun and entertaining event will feature teams of eight players competing for “Best of Best” in trivia hosted by emcee and Trivia Moderator Jason Vanderstelt of Tunes Are Us. ECUW will also be holding a silent auction, a 50/50 Raffle, and bonus rounds will be part of the program. Top three winning teams will receive a grand prize. This year’s team theme is television shows. Each team dress and portray their favorite popular television program and decorate their team table.
“I’m excited to participate in the fundraiser; I’m excited to represent my organization from Olivet College. Trivia Night is a fun way to raise money and come together with other local organizations,” said Branden Dyer ECUW board member for ECUW, participating in this year’s trivia night.
Entry fee for each team of eight players is $240 (or $30 per player). The event will have a maximum of 16 teams. To register your team, contact the Eaton County United Way office at (517) 543-5402.
Make a Change By Giving Change Fundraiser:
The Make a Change by Giving Change fundraiser kicks off this weekend. The fundraiser exclusively involves Eaton County’s dining establishments. The participating restaurants ask patrons to donate a tip or extra change for donations to the Eaton County United Way’s (ECUW) community impact fund.
The establishment that raises the most money will be recognized by the ECUW and given an award acknowledging their participation and efforts. Promotional flyers will be posted a week prior to the campaign the event will also be featured through the local newspapers and will be posted and broadcast to different social media outlets, Facebook, Twitter and our ECUW website. This campaign will also spotlight participating restaurants and give them a media attention. For more information about the Make a Change by Giving Change fundraiser contact the ECUW office at 517-543-5402.
Sarah K. Smith is the Communications Associate for ECUW and a senior Journalism and Mass Communications major at Olivet College.