, Salem, MA

November 22, 2013

'Hands on the Bus' fundraiser is Sunday


---- — BEVERLY — The Beverly High School Class of 2015 and Beverly Bootstraps are teaming up for a “Hands on the Bus” fundraiser Sunday.

The event involves participants placing their hands on the bus and keeping them there for as long as possible. The last person with their hands on the bus will win a $50 gift certificate to a restaurant of their choice.

Participants are not allowed to remove their hands from the bus at any time. Sitting down, eating food and taking breaks are not allowed.

The competition will be held Sunday at 8 a.m. in the Beverly High School parking lot. A minimum $10 donation is required to participate. The competition will not last for more than eight hours.

Proceeds with benefit Beverly Bootstraps and the Class of 2015. For more information, contact Class of 2015 President Maddie Thomas at

Staff writer Paul Leighton can be reached at 978-338-2675 or