Have you ever wanted to ring the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange? Here’s your chance.
Team ConvergEx Cyclers charity auction this weekend features some wonderful items and experiences. You can also bid in advance. Check out this link to see all the auction items.
Charity auction to support the Pan-Mass Challenge
Top item is ringing the Opening Bell at NYSE
WESTIFELD,NJ| Help raise money for cancer care and research and win the opportunity to ring the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
The 4th annual charity auction to benefit the Pan-Massachusetts Challenge will be held Saturday, June 11 at 7 p.m. at Jay’s Cycle Center.
All proceeds from the event will go toward Team ConvergEx Cyclers’ fundraising efforts for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute through the PMC. The team of 12 includes Westfield residents Ed Gallagher, Tony Cook, Bill Foley and Ed Carr; each rides up to 190 miles in the PMC.
Admission is free and includes live music, food and wine reception. The event features a 50/50 raffle and live and silent auctions. The auction items available include: tickets and a limo ride to and from the David Letterman Show, tickets to several NY Yankees games, theater tickets, jewelry and much more.
Guests can also bid to win the right to ring the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on August 5, 2011 to kick off PMC weekend.
The Pan-Massachusetts Challenge is annual bike-a-thon that raises more money for charity than any other athletic event in the nation. Since its 1980 inception, the PMC has raised $303 million for cancer research and treatment at Dana-Farber. On Aug. 6-7 more than 5,000 cyclists will bike up to 190 miles with a goal of raising $34 million.
Jay’s Cycle Center is located at 227 North Avenue East, Westfield. Learn more and support Team ConvergEx Cyclers by visiting www.pmc.org/profile/TC0135.