It’s time for Goodwill’s 2nd Annual “Share A Smile” Fundraiser, and I can’t say enough about this exciting event!
Last year’s event was an amazing success, but this year is sure to bring even more fun & excitement. I haven’t been to a fundraiser (and I’ve been to alot of fundraisers) that is more jam-packed full of fun!
This year, you can expect to experience delicious cocktails & hors d’oeuvres catered by the trendy Rockford downtown restaurant, Brio. The Dean Moriarty Jazz Band will be sure to keep your toes tapping while you browse our huge amount of live and silent auction items donated by various local businesses. Just to touch on a few of the over-the-top auction items available for you to bid on are:
o Coach purse
o Motorized Segway
o Door County, WI 2-night stay
o Skydiving Experience
o Gourmet 5-Course meal in your house
o Bears vs. Jets Tickets for Dec. 26th game
o Blue Man Group Tickets
o 4-course golf pass to Rockford courses
o MANY MORE!
You can also get an early start at Christmas shopping for that someone special by purchasing raffle tickets for a chance to win 3 beautiful jewelry pieces donated by Clodius & Co. Winners will be drawn at the event, but tickets can be purchased anytime from now until then by calling (815) 987-6237. Tickets are 1 for $1 or 6 for $5. Winners not be present to win.
Last, but DEFINITELY not least, Goodwill will have a live fashion show featuring a wide gamut of local celebrities such as:
o WREX13 Anchors, Dani Maxwell and Laura Gibbs
o WXRX’s Captain Jack
o Rockford Woman Magazine’s Jennie Pollock
o IGNITE’s Director, Caitlin Ludwig
o Rockford’s own – Miles Nielson
o MANY MANY MORE!
Event is Saturday, October 16th from 1pm to 4pm at the Chicago-Rockford Int’l Airport. Tickets are $35 per person and can be purchase online at http://www.goodwillni.org/fundraiser or by calling (815) 987-6237.
Plan for a fun fall afternoon & join Goodwill for the Share A Smile Fundraiser. We hope to see you there!