Holiday Breakfast to Benefit Scholarships
Scholarship Foundation of East Providence will hold its Holiday Breakfast on Saturday, November 30 from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. in the cafeteria of East Providence High School, 2000 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence.
Community members of all ages are welcome to attend this festive annual event. Santa will be on hand to listen to special requests. Past scholarship recipients and their families and high school students will offer free face painting, ornament making and creative activities for children.
The breakfast menu includes scrambled eggs, breakfast sausage, French toast, baked beans, hash browns, breakfast pastry, muffins, apple and orange juice and coffee and tea. Adult tickets are $8. Children age 5 to 10 are $5 and children under 5 are free. Tickets can be purchased at the door or at local schools.
The silent auction will feature 20 Park Hopper passes to Walt Disney World, Amazon gift cards donated by Pawtucket Credit Union and gift cards to Best Buy donated by Navigant Credit Union. Also up for bid are Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Providence getaways, as well as jewelry, theatre, restaurant and ski packages, family fun packages and more. The raffle is filled with toys, movie packages, entertainment and holiday-themed items. Payment may be made by cash or check only. Credit cards will not be accepted.
Local businesses and organizations have been very supportive of the event. Gold sponsor for the event Collette. Silver sponsors include Bank RI and George Family Orthodontics. Proceeds from the event will be used to provide $1,000 scholarships for East Providence students continuing their education at college, career or technical school.