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ACI Scholarship Gala is March 17; $14,000 trip to Mexico being raffled off

2007. 03. 08.

CALDWELL – Albertson College of Idaho's major scholarship fundraiser will be held Saturday, March 17, from 6-11 p.m. in the J.A. Albertson Activity Center.

The Gala's theme is Albertson College Rock, after the popular Schoolhouse Rock lessons in the 1970s. It includes silent and live auctions, and a chance to win a $14,000 trip to Cabo San Lucas.

It is open to the public and reservations are not required. Tickets are $150 each and are available:
Albertson College of Idaho students, faculty and staff can purchase discount tickets.

Raffle tickets for the trip to Cabo San Lucas are $50 each or three for $125. They are available at The trip includes seven nights in a six-star, four-bedroom villa on the beach overlooking the Sea of Cortez. The villa sleeps eight adults and the prize includes roundtrip airfare for six. The trip can be taken between 2008 and 2010. You don't have to attend the Gala to win the raffle.

For more information about the Scholarship Gala, please visit or contact Jill Pilote at [email protected].

More than 97 percent of Albertson College of Idaho students receive scholarships. This fundraiser, which is held every two years, pays for a portion of them