Auction to Benefit the Children and Young Adults of St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children

Jan. 7, 2010

AUCTION TO BENEFIT THE CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS OF ST. MARY’S HOME FOR DISABLED CHILDREN

WHAT       The Auxiliary Board of St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children presents the 5th Annual “There’s No Place Like Home” Gala and Auction to benefit the children and young adults of St. Mary’s Home. Event includes a lavish three-course dinner, live music and silent and live auctions featuring exciting trips, golf packages, artwork, sports memorabilia, handcrafted model ships, jewelry and more.

WHEN       Saturday, Feb. 20, 6 p.m.

WHERE       Westin Hotel – Town Center,  4535 Commerce St., Virginia Beach, VA 23462

COST       $100 per person, or $800 per table

WHY       Proceeds will be used for summer camp scholarships, among other things, for the children and young adults of St. Mary’s Home. The 2009 auction raised about $50,000.

CONTACT  For more information about the auction, including sponsorship opportunities, or to donate items, contact Karen Hibbard, president of St. Mary’s Auxiliary, at (757) 622-2208 ext. 381or klhibb@cox.net.

For more information about SMHDC, contact Sonja Barisic, marketing communications manager, at (757) 352-2700 or sbarisic@smhdc.org, or visit www.saintmaryshome.org.