Ag Council Quilt Raffle to Raise Funds for Ag Banquet; Drawing Feb. 13 at Ag Mech Club Farm Expo
February 3, 2011
MACOMB, IL -- The Agricultural Council at Western Illinois University is conducting a quilt raffle to raise funds for the WIU School of Agriculture's annual agriculture banquet. At Western, the Ag Council coordinates and unites the activities of the specialized agriculture student organizations.
Tickets for the quilt raffle are $1 each and are on sale in the School of Ag's office (Knoblauch Hall 145) on the WIU Macomb campus. Tickets may also be purchased at the upcoming Ag Mech Club's 41st Annual Farm Expo, slated for Saturday Feb. 12 and Sunday, Feb. 13 at Western Hall. The drawing for the quilt will be held Sunday, Feb. 13 at the Farm Expo.
The quilt is comprised of t-shirts from each ag student organization at WIU, and the quilt was put together by Donna Pestle, the Ag Council adviser and the office manager in Western's School of Agriculture.
For more information or to buy tickets, contact Pestle in the School of Ag office at (309) 298-1080 or at DC-Pestle1@wiu.edu. More information about the 41st Annual Farm Expo is available at www.wiufarmexpo.com.