Lakewood Athletic Boosters Annual Night At The Races

The Lakewood Athletic Boosters are holding their 14th annual Night at the Races fundraiser on Saturday March 10, 2018. This entertaining event raises funds to support middle and high school student-athletes in the Lakewood City Schools district. Night at the Races is for adults age 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m. and races start at 7:30. 

Individual tickets are $30, but come with friends and save! A table of 8 tickets is $200 and a table of 10 tickets is $250. Tickets include a dinner and beverage package, but people are encouraged to bring their favorite food and drinks to share with friends. To order tickets and buy horses, visit LakewoodAthleticBoosters.org. February 28th is the last day to buy tickets. Only 350 will be sold, so don’t delay! No tickets will be sold at the door. 

In addition to horse races, there will be sideboard raffles, $1 and $5 raffle baskets filled with items donated by area businesses, as well as a silent auction. Auction items for past events have included jewelry from Broestl & Wallis, electronics, signed NFL jerseys, and Cavaliers and Indians items. Geiger’s, KB Confections, Panera Bread, Roman Fountain, Ross’s Deli, and Slife Heating & Cooling are just a few of the local businesses that are donating to this event. To donate or purchase an ad in the Night at the Races program, see the donation form on our website:  LakewoodAthleticBoosters.org/night-at-the-races  Contact us by February 19th to place an ad in the program.  

About Lakewood Athletic Boosters - The Lakewood Athletic Boosters is a 501(c)(3) organization committed to supporting student-athletes in the Lakewood City Schools district. Since its inception, the Boosters have donated over a million dollars to the Lakewood City Schools Athletic Department. The Boosters donate at least $60,000 annually to subsidize the Athletic Department’s annual budget. In addition, at least eight $500 scholarships are awarded each year to graduating seniors. In recent years, the Boosters have also donated extra funds to purchase items such as a new timing board at the LHS pool, spin bikes for off-season conditioning, and new wrestling mats. Lakewood’s $75 per sport pay-to-participate fee is one of the lowest in the area. Athletic Booster members who volunteer earn “Booster Bucks” to offset or even eliminate their pay-to-participate fee. For more information, visit LakewoodAthleticBoosters.org, find us on Facebook @LakewoodRangersAthleticBoosters, follow us on Twitter @LHS_ABOOSTERS, or email LHSAthleticBoosters@gmail.com

Kate Sala

Lakewood Athletic Booster board member

Read More on Non-Profit
Volume 14, Issue 3, Posted 4:45 PM, 02.06.2018