Raffle to benefit youth club

Staff report

March 25, 2014

LUMBERTON — Friday is the last day to buy a raffle ticket that will help fund a kids’ summer program — and could snag $500 to go towards car repairs.

Ticket sales for the giveaway will held fund a financial literacy program for children. The winner of the giveaway will get $500 to spend on car repairs at the body shop of their choice.

The giveaway is put on by Ernest Bethel, a senior at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, and the Boys and Girls Club in Pembroke, where he volunteers.

Tickets can be purchased at the Boys and Girls Club, located at 406 Blaine St., for $5 each, four for $10 or 10 for $20.

For information, call Bethel at 910-536-2478.