Gala

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The Annual Blaine Community Gala will be held March 3 at the Ravenswood Community Center. We hope you will attend Blaine’s premier Fundraising Event.  Join us for an enjoyable evening of food, auctions, raffles and casino, all benefitting Blaine Elementary School’s Classroom, Enrichment and Strategic Initiatives.

Here are the four areas where you can contribute to the Gala’s success:

1. DONATE TO THE AUCTIONS

The Gala’s Live and Silent Auctions will feature a variety of spectacular items ranging from nights on the town to exotic vacations, all donated by our community and local businesses. This year, we are specifically in need of:

  • Tickets for cultural (theater, symphony, opera, etc.) events
  • Weekend rentals and golf outings
  • Unique experiences (behind the scenes tours, walk-on roles, etc.)
  • Private dining (in-home private chef or restaurant private dining) and restaurant gift certificates
  • Gift Certificates: Spa gift certificates; Credit card reward points or gift certificates
  • Parent party hosts

If you, your family or friends have items to donate, please contact Auction Co -Chair Deirdre Campbell or Parent Party Chair Dana Rizzuti.

2.  BUY TICKETS | SPONSOR FACULTY/STAFF

Tickets are available for purchase online at http://Blaine2017.gesture.com. Limited availability of Premium Tickets with exclusive access to premium beer, wine and spirits are available.  You may also sponsor the attendance of faculty and staff members.

3.  BUY or SELL RAFFLE TICKETS

50/50 raffle tickets will be on sale soon. Your child will be coming home with 10 tickets that can be sold to friends, family and neighbors — one ticket for $5 each or five tickets for $20. Additional tickets will be available at the front office. You can’t win if you don’t play!!

4.  SPONSOR A CASINO TABLE

Sponsor a casino table ($500) for exclusive table advertising, logo on the website and a FOB window cling. With a $1,000 sponsorship, you will also receive your logo on the Gala Gesture site and two tickets to the Gala.  Contact Auction Co -Chair Deirdre Campbell.

Together, we look forward to making the Blaine Community Gala a success for Blaine Elementary School!