Buckeye Pep Rally Gearing Up

by Courtney Wheaton on October 10, 2013 at 7:52 am

A local organization is gearing up for its second largest fundraiser of the year and it wants the community to get involved.

Big Brothers Big Sister’s is having its 13th Annual Buckeye Pep Rally to raise money to recruit, screen and match mentors with area children. Tickets are $25 per person or $250 to reserve a table of ten.

"Your ticket admission gets you food for the evening and all the entertainment, and fun games to get everybody in the spirit of the Ohio State game, "said Executive Director, Mollie Crooks.

Prior to the event, guest’s can also purchase tickets to the Big Brothers Big Sisters 10-K Give- A- Way for $100 a piece, the winner or winners, could receive up to $10,000.

"If 200 tickets are sold 10,000 dollars will be awarded to the winner, if less than that are sold then it will be a 50/50 split, "said Crooks.

The pep rally will take place at Eaglesticks Golf Course from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on November 22nd. If people are interested in purchasing tickets or giving a monetary donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters they can contact an organizer at the office at 740-453-7300.