Countdown starts for auction, dinner gala
Last updated 4/5/2007 at Noon
FALLBROOK — The Boys & Girls Clubs of North County’s Annual Auction and Dinner Gala is less than two weeks away and excitement is building. Tracey Moe, auction chairperson, says, “The committee has been working extremely hard to make this the social event of the year. Our goal is to raise $180,000 to support the variety of programs we offer our 2,000 annual members at our eight locations.”
The “Reaching for the Stars” event, staged at Pala Mesa Resort in Fallbrook on Saturday, April 14, from 5:30 to 11 p.m., will feature a silent auction with over 100 items, dinner, entertainment and a live auction. The live auction will include over 20 items featuring travel packages to New York, Pebble Beach, the Master’s Tournament, Australia, Cancun and London, among other destinations; a cruise; a fighter pilot experience; Kentucky Derby Day; a New York shopping spree; an astronaut weightless flight; and a Padre-vs.-Dodgers game suite, as well as an AKC-certified Labrador puppy and a variety of other attractive packages.
Anyone wishing to donate an auction item or purchase tickets for the event may call the auction hotline at (760) 728-5871.