Benefit For Brick Councilwoman Fighting Cancer

Marianna Pontoriero (left) announced she was battling cancer in March 2017. (Photo courtesy of Daniel Nee, Brick ShoreBeat)

BRICK – A benefit for Brick Councilwoman Marianna Pontoriero, who is currently undergoing cancer treatments, will be on May 21 from 12 to 6 p.m. at River Rock Restaurant & Marina Bar, 1600 Route 70.

The benefit will feature food, live bands, a 50/50 raffle and tricky tray.

Tickets will be sold at the door for a minimum $25 donation, with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting Marianna and her family.

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Those who cannot attend the fundraiser can make a donation to the 2 Pink & Bloom Foundation by sending a check to Mary Calvetto, 54 East Water Street, Toms River, NJ 08753. Write Marianna Pontoriero in the memo section of the check.