‘Spring Into Spring’ fundraiser May 15
Franciscan University Women’s Scholarship Guild’s “Spring Into Spring” fundraiser will be held May 15 on the campus of Franciscan University of Steubenville in the Tony and Nina Gentile Gallery, J.C. Williams Center, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Rose M. DeFede Scholarship fund, which provides awards to women 22 years and older who wish to complete their college degree. Entertainment will be provided by members of the Ohio Valley Youth Network. There will be various prizes awarded, including a smart TV, Pittsburgh Steelers golf bag, Ninja 4-in-1 Cooking System, gift baskets and gift certificates. Light refreshments will be served. Admission is $5. Tickets are available for a cash drawing with a grand prize of $500. To reserve a table, purchase tickets or for information about the scholarship guild, contact Cheri O’Brien, chairperson, at (740) 283-6526. Event planners from the guild’s steering committee include, front, from left, Mary Salter, Patricia Fletcher, Patsy Skiviat and Gloria Popp; and back, Jeanette DeStefanis, Marisa Ross, O’Brien and Jessica Howell.