FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 29, 2004

 

 

RIC Announces Eighth Annual
Sports and Celebrity
Memorabilia Auction

 

Providence, RI--Rhode Island College will be holding its eighth annual Sports and Celebrity Memorabilia Auction on Wednesday, Apr. 28 at The Radisson at the Airport Hotel in Warwick beginning at 7 p.m.

 

The proceeds from the auction will go directly towards supporting programs for RIC student-athletes, particularly those involving academic support and life skills programming.

         

In addition to hundreds of sports and celebrity autographed memorabilia items, there are golf days and trips to various sporting events around the country, plus gift certificates to many area restaurants.

 

Other highlights include refreshments and a free gift for all in attendance.

 

Tickets are $10.00 and will be sold at the door. Tickets can be purchased in advance by contacting the RIC athletic department at (401) 456-8007.

 

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