Posted 09/15/19 by Jessica Rine
The United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley was pleased to announce that their annual board event , September to Remember – Reverse Raffle, was held on Thursday, September 12th at Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Racetrack. Steve Mazure hosted the event.
September to Remember is the kick-off fundraiser to the 2019 -2020 campaign season.
There was a $5,000 grand prize that was split between 5 winners. Other cash prizes were awarded throughout the event. A silent auction included autographed Pittsburgh Steelers memorabilia, Michael Kors purse, gift cards and many other items.
The United Way works to raise funding through employee campaigns, corporate donations and special events to solve the biggest issues our communities are facing. Funds raised stay local and support residents of Ohio, Marshall, Wetzel, Tyler, Brooke and Belmont counties.
September to Remember was sponsored by Bordas & Bordas Attorneys, Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Racetrack, WesBanco, Lamar Advertising, Williams and Belmont Savings Bank. West Virginia Northern Community College was the event’s Cause Marketing sponsor and WTRF-TV was the media sponsor.