Arms Around Alameda Event Set for Thursday Night

This Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Alameda Business Network hosts its 2013 Annual Holiday Fund Raiser: Arms Around Alameda, which will take place at 2255 Santa Clara Avenue in the Alameda Elks’ Lodge.

Funds raised at event will support the Alameda Welfare Council and local charities. Both the Alameda Business Network and the Alameda Welfare Council are non profit 501-C Corporations and all operate on a 100% volunteer basis.

All proceeds from admission ($15-$20), raffles and auctions items will be donated to the Alameda Welfare Council to be distributed to local charities.

The evening will include Entertainment by out favorite DJ by the Bay, A live auction, silent auction, lots of raffle prizes, an amazing food buffet provided by Palacios Brothers Construction, an “Instant Wine Cellar” will be auctioned of as well. The instant wine cellar is up to 80 bottles of hand picked wines by the Alameda Business Network members.

There will be a Toys for Tots and Alameda Food Bank drop off at the door. Guests are asked to bring a non-perishable food donation and receive a raffle ticket for each item donated.

Janet Levaux