The Jackie Schmid Memorial Scholarship Committee, which awards money for tuition and books to high school seniors living in Cheektowaga, will hold its third annual fundraiser from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Valley of Buffalo Banquet Hall, 2379 Union Road, Cheektowaga.
Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door, and include beer, pop, light refreshments and music by Special Delivery. There also will be auctions and raffles. To purchase tickets, call 771-1076. For more information, visit the Jackie Schmid Scholarship page on Facebook.
Last year six scholarships of $1,500 were awarded to students. Schmid, who died in 2012, was active in many community organizations and was an executive assistant to Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo.