Berkshire Brigade hosts fundraiser Sunday
Berkshire Eagle Staff
PITTSFIELD -- The Berkshire Brigades, an official organization of the Massachusetts Democratic Party, will host a fundraiser on Sunday to introduce the party’s candidates for Governor and Lt. Governor.
The event takes place from 1 and 4 p.m. at the ITAM Lodge on Waubeek Road.
The speakers include all five Democratic candidates for governor: Joe Avellone, Don Berwick, Martha Coakley, Steve Grossman and Juliette Kayyem.
Also speaking will be the four candidates for Lt. Governor: James Arena-DeRosa, Jonathan Edwards, Steve Kerrigan and Mike Lake.
Democratic candidates running for attorney general and treasurer will be in attendance and U.S. Senator Edward Markey will be a special guest.
A silent auction by local photographer Barbara Winters of Becket that will benefit the Berkshire Brigades and the Becket Democratic Town Committee will also takes place.
The silent auction and a meet-and-greet with the candidates take place from 1 to 2 p.m.
The speaking program, followed by a question-and-answer session and the winning bids announcement is scheduled for 2 to 4 p.m.
Tickets are $25.
For more information, contact Sheila Murray at (413) 822-6218, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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