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Saturday, March 8, 2014 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Ballantyne Resort Grand Ballroom
Rice Diversity Endowment Proceeds from the Silent and Live Auctions will go to the Rice Diversity Endowment Scholarship Fund. Toward the end of the evening you will have the opportunity to make a gift/pledge in support of this fund. Consistent with Covenant Day’s vision and values, this initiative presents a significant opportunity to invest in enhancing the socio-economic, ethnic, and cultural diversity of our school community
50/50 Drawing A 50/50 drawing will take place at the Gala! Don’t miss this opportunity to win 50% of the drawing proceeds, up to $5,000! The winning ticket will be drawn on March 8 at the beginning of the Live Auction. Must be present to win. $20 per ticket • Cash/Check only • Limited tickets available
Quick Check-Out We will be using Spire Payment Solutions, the preferred nonprofit solutions for credit card processing at events. This will expedite your checkout experience and help you avoid long lines at the end of the evening!
How does Quick Check-out work? It starts at Check-in. You will swipe your credit card upon arrival at the Gala. At the end of the evening, you will exit through the Quick Check-out line to claim your invoice showing your winning items. Then you can pick up your purchased items and be on your way. If you do not win an item, your credit card will not be charged and your information will automatically be deleted from the system.
The Gala - Sneak Peak! We have an abundance of items in all categories to bid on during the Silent Auction. Some of these items may need some preplanning on your part with the family calendar, so we wanted to share with you some brief details for you to come prepared to bid and bid often! We are specifically highlighting our Camps, Events and Weekend Getaway Sections of the Silent Auction for your preview.
Choose from various sports to summer overnight camps for various ages and interest. Camps include CDS Summer Camps, Yes I Can Basketball, Surma Tennis, Jami Masters Dance, Team 24/7 Lacrosse and many more. Here are just a few highlights to consider bidding on for your child/children. Camp Lurecrest - Winner will attend one week of camp for 2014 summer session at Camp Lurecrest. Camper can be a returning or new camper. Not restricted to a particular week, but subject to availability on any given week. Value $485
Cedarhill Farm Horsemaster Summer Riding Camp - Winner will attend one week of camp for the 2014 summer session. For beginner level riders with no or limited experience. Session dates June 9-13, June 16-20, June 30-July 4 and July 28-Aug 1. Sessions are from 9 AM to 3PM, M-F. Value $475 Doe River Gorge Ministries Camp - Winner will attend Adventure Quest 6 day/5night 2014 summer session. Multiple weeks offered, but subject to space availability. Value $696 Carolina Country Acres Horseback Camp - Winner will attend one week of horseback camp for the 2014 summer session. Multiple weeks offered, but subject to space availability. Value $500 Camp Seafarer/Sea Gull Starter Camp - Winner will attend one week of starter camp for a boy or a girl ages 6-9. Week of June 8-13, 2014. Value $1,012 Camp Rockmont for Boys - Winner will attend two weeks of camp for 2014 summer. Camper must be a first-time Rockmont Camper. Classic Camp session 2 only, dates June 29-July 11, 2014. Value $2,850
Choose from a variety of events from the arts to the arena for a night on the town. Charlotte Bobcats Tickets - Six front court club seats to see the Bobcats take on the Houston Rockets on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7pm. No exchanges. Value $1,000 Symphony Pops Tickets - Two grand tier seats to the performance of Charlie Chaplain’s City Lights. Watch the universally acclaimed film on the big screen while listening to the symphony perform the soundtrack. April 25, 2014. Value $120 Charlotte Symphony Tickets - Two tickets Row G, Seats 201-202 for Saturday, May 3rd’s performance of Verdi Requiem. Christopher Warren Green conducting. Value $90 Southern Women’s Show - Four tickets to attend the Southern Women’s Show. September 11-14, 2014. Value $40. Southern Christmas Show - Four tickets to attend the Southern Christmas Show. November 13-23, 2014. Value $44.
Choose from a night in a resort to a week in the Poconos! A Weekend at Sky Ridge Yurt Getaway - Two night stay from May to September 2014 in any of their yurts. Weekends Only. Value $320
A Night at Ballantyne Resort and Lodge - Overnight stay for two includes breakfast in the gallery restaurant. Reservations require 7-60 day notice. Expires March 31, 2015. Value $350.
4 Days/3 Nights stay at Village Gardens in Wild Dunes - 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths Condo with well-appointed gourmet kitchen within an easy 3 minute walk to the beach. Access to all Wild Dunes Resort amenities such as pools, restaurants, fitness center, tennis and spa (additional cost for spa services). Valid from 3/10/14-3/10/15, with blackout dates 5/30/14-8/1/14. Requires 2 weeks advance notice to book reservations. Value $1,500 A Week at Maple Hill Farm Maple Hill Farm is located in the Poconos of Northeast Pennsylvania, approximately 2.5 hours from down town Manhattan, New York. 6 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 160 years old Farmhouse is fully renovated and furnished with antiques. The home sits peacefully on a small lake with outstanding fishing, hiking, boating and other activities. Available 8/1/14-10/14/14. No Smoking. House broken dogs are allowed with an outdoor kennel for larger dogs. Linens provided. Bidders will be responsible for a $250 house cleaning fee. Request a CDS adult present. Value $2,700
Round of Golf for Four at Secession Golf Club
Escape to Grandfather Mountain
Braces: Case & Burrows Orthodontics
Relax at Figure 8!
Camp Timberlake: Boyâ€™s Summer Camp (June 2-14, 2014)
A Week on the Beach: Isle of Palms!
Fly Away for the Day!
Laptop Computer for CDS HS Student
5-Night Mountain Retreat
Garden Cocktail Party for 24!
Ultimate Dinner & Limo for 8 with Chef Chris Ivens-Brown Four Bobcats BackCourt Club Level Seats: April 4 & Basketball Autographed by Bobcats Center, Al Jefferson
Two ACC Tournament Tickets
South Sea Pearl