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2013 Boston Free Library Fundraiser exceeds last year’s total


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oneilj - Posted on 09 July 2013


A check presentation was held July 8, 2013 at Boston Free Library during which Legislator John Mills presented a donation for $1,016. The funds were raised on June 14 at the second annual Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser. Pictured from left are: Ian Witmer; Library Board Trustee Lisa Witmer; Blaise Witmer; County Legislator John Mills; Town Board Member Jeff Genzel; Library Board Treasurer Lynn Gerber; Boston Library Director Laura McLeod; and Library Board President Suzanne Borowicz.

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Erie County Legislator John J. Mills is pleased to announce that the 2nd annual Boston Free Library Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser raised $1,016 to support the library’s ongoing efforts to provide quality programming and to continue building maintenance projects.

 

“The library saw a significant increase from its first fundraiser thanks to the support of the community. In 2012, the event raised $760 and this year the total was over $1,000,” said Legislator Mills. “Last year I extended a challenge to the Boston Library director and board to break its record and they did better than expected. These funds will significantly benefit the library and I am pleased to present this donation.”

 

“I would like to thank the communities we serve for their tremendous support,” said Laura McLeod, Director for the Boston Free Library, during the check presentation held July 8 at the library.  

 

Legislator Mills’ Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers have raised nearly $40,000 for the libraries in his district.

 

For information on the Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers, or to speak with Legislator Mills, please contact his Legislative Office at 858-8850 or email john.mills@erie.gov.