SOUTH PORTLAND — The wife of Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is coming to Maine this week for a fundraiser for her husband.

Ann Romney will be at a fundraising reception on behalf of her husband Wednesday evening at the Marriott at Sable Oaks in South Portland. According to the invitation, those attending are being asked to contribute $500 to $1,000 to Romney’s campaign.

Romney is running to be the Republican nominee for next year’s presidential election.