APW Dollars for Scholars Fall Festival and Chicken BBQ set for October 13

The Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central School District Dollars for Scholars organization will be hosting a Fall Festival and chicken barbecue fundraiser on Oct. 13 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Altmar Hotel, 6 Mill St., Altmar.

Chicken barbecue dinners will be available for eat-in or take out during the event at $10 each with proceeds supporting APW high school students pursuing a post-secondary education after graduation.

Presale tickets will be available on Oct. 2 at the APW Junior/Senior High School cafeteria during student lunches.

Another opportunity to purchase presale tickets will be at the APW Homecoming football game on Oct. 6 from noon to 4 p.m. or by contacting Maria Walter at 569-6317.

Dollars for Scholars is a non-profit organization made up of volunteers interested in providing financial assistance to local high school students pursuing higher education. The APW Dollars for Scholars chapter was formed in 1985 and continues today, more than 25 years later, as one of more than 1,000 chapters throughout the nation.