St. Susan Center 16th Annual Basket Fair


Article Contributed by
Bonny Scott-Sleight
Executive Director
St. Susan Center

St. Susan Center is pleased to announce the 16th Annual Basket Fair! Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 6th at the Jamestown Community College Physical Education Building on Curtis Street in Jamestown. You’ll have three hours to check out the valuable door prizes, visit with friends, enjoy delicious food, bid on a wide selection of wonderful baskets, and learn more about how our local soup kitchen benefits the Jamestown area community.

For $10 you will get 12 Basket Tickets and 2 Door Prize Tickets, or for only $20 you can buy a Super Sheet of tickets that includes 30 Basket Tickets and 4 Door Prize Tickets. Tickets will be available until 1:45 p.m. Winning tickets will be drawn starting at 2:00 p.m.

Guests will have over 100 baskets and gift certificates to choose from including baskets for movie goers, baskets with treats, baskets for men, and fun baskets for children along with many wonderful baskets for the ladies. There are three Grand Prizes this year, $ 500 in Cash, a Pair of Kayaks, and a Professional Kitchen Aid Mixer, Air Fryer, and Mini Chopper. Grand Prize Tickets are $10.00 each or 3 for $ 25.00.

Throughout the event St. Susan Center will have a variety of food items on sale at the “Comfort Café,” including an assortment of wraps by Elegant Edibles, soups, salads, desserts and a variety of beverages.
The Kids’ Corner will be open the entire time for children to keep busy and have fun. Music will be provided by Prime Time DJ service, to be played for everyone to enjoy while making their raffle choices.

“Every basket and gift certificate represents the generosity of individuals, businesses, churches, and organizations who have donated to help raise money for our soup kitchen. St. Susan Center continues to make a difference in Jamestown through the kindness and generosity of the community. We want to thank Jamestown Awning and Wegmans for their continued support as this year’s Basket Fair sponsors,” said Executive Director Bonny Scott-Sleight.

For more information about the Basket Fair please call 716-664-2253, or visit St. Susan Center’s Facebook page or website at