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Junior League to Raffle ‘American Girl’ at Festifall

The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield (JLEP) has announced that area residents will have an opportunity to win the newest American Girl, "Josefina Montoya," at Westfield’s FestiFall on Sunday, September 21.

Raffle tickets will be sold throughout the day and the winner chosen that evening. Participants need not be present to win. The winner will be notified on Monday, October 22.

The raffle is being held in conjunction with the JLEP’s second annual American Girls Fashion Show, to be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 8 and 9, at Union Catholic Regional High School in Scotch Plains. Show times are Saturday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m.

Tickets to the show are $22 each and may be purchased or reserved at the FestiFall.

The proceeds of the raffle and fashion show will benefit the Paige Whitney Babies Center in Basking Ridge, and The Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless.

Last year’s event raised more than $30,000 for the AIDS Resource Foundation for Children and other community projects of the Junior League, according to a spokeswoman.

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