KALISPELL - Big Brothers and Big Sisters will host their annual spring fundraiser Thursday.
"Bash at the Bay" is an annual silent auction event for the organizations spring fundraiser. Auction items will include home goods, toys and games. A reverse raffle, in which, the last ticket to be drawn will win a cash prize of $1,000 and a free vacation.
Funds from the event help support the organizations mentoring and tutoring programs.
"This is really important, when we connect a kid with a positive adult mentor their self-confidence sky-rockets ,we also see their attendance and school and behavior change," Organization Director Tim Sievers said.
The event will take place Thursday evening from 6 p.m. to 8:30 pm at the Rack Shack on U.S. Highway 93 South in Somers.