Belleville, IL – The Southwestern Illinois Central Labor Council’s Working Women’s Committee is selling raffle tickets for its 14th annual fundraiser, to benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation of Illinois.
The Foundation is an independent, non-profit organization that supports children in Illinois with life-threatening medical conditions. It was founded in 1985 and has served more than 15,000 children, including 390 this year (lower because of COVID-19).
Tickets are $1 or six for $5. The theme of the raffle is “Unions make wishes come true.” Donations may also be made.
Make checks payable to the Make-a-Wish Foundation and mail them to raffle chair Mary Laurent, 1619 Westhaven Drive, Belleville, IL 62220-3247. For questions, call her at (618) 235-2302.