Derby Day Fundraiser!
This year’s fundraiser has been postponed; we hope to reschedule in the fall.
3:00 – 5:30 Food & Cash Bar
3:00 – 4:20 Silent Auction: Gift cards, baskets, massages, and more!
4:20 – 4:30 Horse Racing Games: Take your chance on a horse to win the race!
4:30 – 4:45 Kentucky Derby viewing: Watch the race LIVE – you may win a prize!
4:45 – 5:30 Hat Contest: Wear your favorite Derby Day hat, and enter the contest to collect votes for your hat and donations for EWI. The most successful fundraiser wins a prize!
Horse Racing Games: Another chance to win the race!
Raffle Drawings: Choose your prize for just $1 per ticket!
5:15 – 5:45 Silent Auction Results and Checkout
Please help us promote literacy in New Mexico.
Derby Day is our primary source of funds to support:
- Annual Reading Rally at a Title 1 elementary school in Albuquerque: All second grade students may choose a new hardcover book to take home, as well as a bag of school supplies.
- Scholarships at UNM and CNM
- CNM: EWI Albuquerque awards $1,000 each year in ASIST (Adult Students in Scholastic Transition) scholarships to CNM students.
- UNM: EWI Albuquerque funds an annual scholarship for a female graduate student who is preparing to advance her current career, change careers, or reenter the workforce.
Thank you to our sponsors:
Sandra McGinnis, Global Copy Editing
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