GFWC Taunton and Raynham Woman's Club - Tea in a Bag Event
The members of the GFWC Taunton and Raynham Juniors completed a successful fundraising event putting a new twist on their yearly Tea event. They held a Centennial Suffrage 'Tea in a Bag' in honor of the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment; Women 's Right to Vote, at St. Nicholas of Myra Parish Hall in No. Dighton. Ticket holders collected their own complete three course tea in a bag, including a china tea cup and saucer, to enjoy at home. Taunton's Mayor Shaunna O'Connell and Suffrage 100MA President and Director Fredie Kay were in attendance to greet guests walking through, along with club President Robin Gendron. In addition the club offered their popular basket raffle, which included thirty assorted baskets, restaurant gift cards and donated gift items. The funds raised support the clubs scholarship donations to the many local high schools.