OLD SAYBROOK — The Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce has launched an online community auction, Raise Your Hand for Old Saybrook, to raise funds for small businesses and non-profits impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.
Through July 16, the public may bid items, such as virtual cooking classes, a year-long family membership to the Valley Shore YMCA, a private movie screening at The Kate, golf outings, including a round of golf for two with Old Saybrook’s First Selectman Carl Fortuna, and even a tandem skydive jump.
Funds will be distributed among applicants who can apply online. Businesses or non-profits based in Old Saybrook and/or a current member of the Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce, and with less than 50 full-time employees may be eligible. For complete criteria visit the Chamber website, oldsaybrookchamber.com. Online bidding takes place at online oschamber.cbo.io.