Every item in the auction is donated.There are some spectacular baskets being auctioned off such as a coffee basket, men’s & ladies watches, ladies purses, patio furniture, group wine tours, group catered meals, wine basket, framed limited edition prints, overnight stays at resorts, just to name a few.This event culminates into an evening where everyone comes together to fundraiser for a scholarships fund for Military Families and Community Outreach that benefit military and local civilian organizations.
Why you think someone should attend the event?
"The Basket and Service Auction is one of our major fundraising event sponsored by the Spouses Club. The proceeds of this event go to our Scholarship Fund for Military Families and our Community Outreach Fund that benefits our military and local community organizations. Last year we had about two hundred people in attendance and raised about $20,000. We can only be successful if we have the support and assistance from the community.” -Violet McNeirney, Chairperson, Basket & Service Auction Committee
Time of event: Friday, March 1, 2013, 6 p.m.
Location: Pershing Community Center
Cost and how to get tickets: The cost of admission is $10 which includes food (served 6-7 p.m.) and two drinks of choice. Tickets can be purchased at the door.
For more information, www.fortleonardwoodspousesclub.com