The Sandbox Foundation held its inaugural fundraising event on Saturday, April 16th. The fundraiser was a “Wine and Deep Fry Party”, with guests donating two bottles of wine. The first bottle was uncorked and served during the party and the second was sold in a silent auction.
Wine n Deep Fry 2016
A variety of deep fried foods including Turkey, Shrimp, Cauliflower, Mushrooms and some unusual fried treats like; Twinkies, White Castle Burgers, Oreo’s and Snicker Bars lead guests on a tasting tour.
Foundation advisors presented their first two Scholarships to: Adam Frost (Wayne Scholarship) and Maream Nori (Continuing Scholarship) during the event. A second 2016 Continuing Scholarship will be awarded to Jacob Boyd, who could not be present. Two more scholarships (Inspiration and Barbara Faye) have been selected for 2016 and will be announced during the Romeo High School Honors Night, scheduled for May 17th.