2019 Celebration Dinner and Auction

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Friday, March 8, 2019 • 6:30 p.m. • Boulevard Brewery

The 10th Annual Celebration Dinner and Auction will be Fri., March 8 at the Boulevard Brewing Company, 2501 Southwest Boulevard. This event is an important source of funds for the church’s operating budget, but more importantly, it cultivates friendships that extend across generational lines and nurtures a sense of stewardship within our community.  

Benefactors

Play an important role in the success of this event by becoming a Benefactor at one of the following levels. 

$5,000 – 10 tickets to the Celebration Dinner and Auction, acknowledgment in print and at the event
$2,500 – 8 tickets to the Celebration Dinner and Auction, acknowledgment in print and at the event
$1,500 – 6 tickets to the Celebration Dinner and Auction, acknowledgment in print and at the event
$1,000 – 4 tickets to the Celebration Dinner and Auction, acknowledgment in print and at the event
$500 – 2 tickets to the Celebration Dinner and Auction, acknowledgment in print and at the event
$250 -2 tickets to the Celebration Dinner and Auction, acknowledgment in print and at the event

Purchase Tickets and Benefactor Packages Online  

You can purchase your benefactor package, group tickets, or single tickets online today by following these directions: 

 
For benefactors, click the drop-down arrow at the right of the box below where it says Give To… Choose the Celebration Dinner Benefactor option. In the Amount box, add the amount for the benefactor package you’d like. ($250, $500, etc) Complete the form. You will be contacted about the names of your guests based on the package you choose.


For group tickets ($750 for 10 tickets), click the drop-down arrow at the right of the box below where it says Give To… Choose the Celebration Dinner Tickets option. In the Amount box, put $750. Complete the form. You will be contacted about the names of the guests in your party.

 
For individual tickets, click the drop-down arrow at the right of the box below where it says Give To… Choose the Celebration Dinner Tickets option. In the Amount box, put the amount that corresponds to the number of tickets you’d like. Individual tickets are $100, so for two guests, put $200 in the box. 

Fund A Need


This year’s fund a need project is Youth Missions, including the summer 2019 high school trip to Ecuador. Our high school team and adult sponsors will be working with FEDICE, an organization whose mission is to empower indigenous and marginalized communities in the Ecuadorian Andes to break the cyclical chains of poverty, discrimination, and injustice. These funds will also support the Middle School mission trip and our partnership with CEPAD in Nicaragua. You can give to the Fund a Need today by clicking the box and choosing Celebration Dinner Fund a Need.

Silent and Live Auction

Come prepared to bid on lots of fun silent and live auction items. The Live Auction includes the following items:

Private Wine and Cheese Tasting for 12. Green Dirt Farms, Underdog Wine Co. and Lesley and Peter Holt invite you to enjoy a private tasting on Thursday, May 16th, 2019. This unforgettable collaboration will take place at the Underdog Wine Co. Tasting Toom in Crestwood. Value: $1,200

A week in Charleston, SC. Donated by Steve and Andrea, Bough. Get away from the cold and enjoy 7 nights in a beach front condo on Wild Dunes, Isle of Palms, SC. With miles of walking paths, two golf courses and only 30 minutes from historic Charleston, you will find that a week won’t be long enough.  The condo has 3 bedrooms, 3 baths and a swimming pool.  November 3 – 10, 2019. Value: $1,500

Bible and Art Tour at the Nelson-Atkins Museum for 10. Join Dr. Mike Graves and Donna Houtteman, museum docent, for a one-of-a-kind tour and lunch. Value: $500

Visit the Marlborough Wine Region of New Zealand. Donated by Cindy and Tom Thornton.  Perfectly situated among the vines, Vintners Retreat is surrounded by wineries and vineyards, and the park-like grounds enjoy stunning views of the Richmond Ranges. Private, peaceful and only 15 minutes from the town of Blenheim (located in the North part of the South Island) and close to Havelock and Picton, both gateways to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds. There are four wineries a short walk away and the area is locally known as Marlborough’s “Golden Mile” of vineyards.  Enjoy a 3 night stay in their 2 bedroom, 2 bath condominium.  Airfare not included.  Make this part of an unforgettable visit to the country of New Zealand. Value:  $1,300

One-Heck-of-a-Dinner Party Wine Package. Donated by Phil and Patty Love.  Host a dinner to be remembered with a bottle of each of the following wines: Value $1,400
Krug champagne
Trimbach Clos Ste. Hune Riesling
2015 Domaine de la Chappell Volnay
1995 Chateau Lafite Rothschild
Chateau Guiraud Sauternes

French Wine Dinner for 8. Five course authentic French Dinner at the home of Carla Aday and Dave Ehman with wine pairings curated by Phil and Patty Love. Cuisine and Fruit of the Vine that will speak to your soul!  A night to remember. Value $1,700

A Week on Sanibel Island, Florida. Donated by Patty and Phil Love. Enjoy a week in the Love’s two bedroom, two bathroom, ground-floor, beachfront condominium on beautiful Sanibel Island, Florida. The condo is located at Ocean’s Reach, consistently voted “#1 Sanibel Condominium” by Trip Advisor. A pool is right outside the door and you will be just a few steps from the beach. Includes a fully equipped kitchen, Direct TV, and internet. One-site management. Dates to be arranged through Phil and Patty Love. View the property at Oceansreach.com; Unit 2A1. Value $3,000

Sporting Kansas City. Donated by SpecChem LLC via Timothy Webster. 2 sets of premium tickets and parking passes to a TBD match date. Enjoy the perfect opportunity to see our professional soccer team in the best seats. This will be a memorable event for any sports enthusiast. Value: $400

We are also currently collecting items for both the silent and live auctions for this event. Do you have an item you’d like to donate? We are looking for lots of fun and unique items, such as vacation homes, tickets to sporting events or concerts, gift certificates, jewelry, artwork and more! Fill out the form below to submit your item. NOTE: Please fill out a separate form for each item donated. 

  • Donate an Item for the Auction!

    Please fill out a separate form for each item donated.
  • The person/company that will receive the tax deduction as donor
  • (If other than Donor)
  • If possible, please take upload a photo of your item for possible use in auction promotional materials or during the event.
    By clicking the box above I agree to donate the listed item(s) and to deliver it Country Club Christian Church by February 28, 2019. I agree to allow the auction committee to determine the opening bid. I understand that by donating the listed item I have given Country Club Christian Church ownership of the item and the ability to use the item to raise funds at the Annual Celebration Dinner & Auction as the committee determines. In the event that any listed item is not used for the Annual Celebration Dinner & Auction, the church agrees to return it to the original owner after the event.