Fishing

Feb 04, 2014

Northeast Seafood Coalition to host benefit for local fishermen

Fishing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

February 3, 2014

Contact:  

Christine Sherman
Northeast Seafood Coalition

978-269-4555

GLOUCESTER, Mass. — On Saturday, February 22, the Northeast Seafood Coalition (NSC) will host a fundraiser, including a raffle and auction, with the proceeds going to benefit the work of the NSC in advocating on behalf of the region’s struggling groundfishermen. The event will take place from 6-11 pm at The Gloucester House, located at 63 Rogers Street in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Admission to the event includes dinner and live music from the band Just Like Newman. The NSC will also be hosting an auction and a 50/50 raffle, awarding $18,500 in prize money. The winner of the raffle will take home $10,000, with $5000 awarded to the runner-up. Third prize wins $2,000, with $1,000 and $500 going to fourth and fifth place. Tickets to the event are $100, and will go directly to helping NSC continue to work for our fishermen and fishing communities.

To purchase tickets or to find out more information, contact Christine Sherman of the Northeast Seafood Coalition at 978-269-4555.

View the flyer for the event here 

*PLEASE NOTE: The phone number provided in the linked flyer (978-269-3555) is incorrect. To contact Christine Sherman, please use the number provided above.