Selected Hampton Roads students will be the beneficiaries of proceeds from the Inaugural Sip for Scholarships fundraiser to be presented by the Chesapeake-Virginia Beach Delta Foundation (CVBDF).
The Foundation will hold the fundraiser on Friday, May 20, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at The Mermaid Winery Tasting Room located at 330 W. 22nd Street, Unit 105, in Norfolk. Tickets, which cost $35, include a cash bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres.
“We are dedicated as an organization to educating, enriching and empowering our community,” said Cheryl Footman-Banks, Esq., chair of the CVBDF Board. “This fundraiser will help us raise the funds necessary to support one of our education-related initiatives.”
The Foundation plans to award a minimum of two $750 scholarships to selected Hampton Roads students in June. For additional scholarship information, to purchase a “Sip for Scholarships” ticket or to learn more about CVBDF, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (757) 408-0345.
Established in 2013, the CVBDF is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit, tax-exempt organization. Its board of directors is comprised on forward-thinking women who actively serve the community and demonstrate leadership through the development of community programs and partnerships with local community supporters and organizations.