For Immediate Release
8 November 2010

Melissa Lamar
860.773.1407 (office)

“Ride to Success” Fundraiser at Tunxis


The community and Tunxis Community College alumni are invited to a “Ride to Success” fundraiser on November 18, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Cyber Café at Tunxis Community College in Farmington.

The event will feature live music, prizes and entertainment by a number of performers, including Bob Vitale of the Connecticut Accordion Association. Light refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Alumni Association of Tunxis Community College, proceeds from the event will be used to purchase bus passes for students who receive financial aid from Tunxis.

Tickets, which can be purchased at the door, are $10 per person and $5 for students who show an ID card. Children under 12 are free. For more information, call 860.773.1424. Donations to the Alumni Association are tax-deductible.

Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177. Visit Tunxis on the Internet at