Boys & Girls Club Names Honorees for 30th Annual Kids Auction/Gala, Seeks Sponsors and Auction Items
Auction is the Club's largest fundraiser and draws more than 350 attendees
BGCOP needs a variety of items for auction at the event, such as trips, tours, wine, gift baskets, furniture, restaurant vouchers, jewelry, timeshares, home improvement items and gift certificates. All donors receive a tax deduction for the market value of the item they donate and will be recognized by name, unless they choose anonymity, in the auction program. Those who are unable to donate an item can make a tax-deductible donation in cash to support a youth or an entire program.
In addition to item donations, businesses can sponsor the event at designated levels, purchase program ads or buy naming rights to areas throughout the event. Benefits can include logo display to more than 350 attendees, advertising space in the program, complimentary tickets, keepsake art projects from Club members and special mentions during the event.
"Robert and Angie Alexander have been strong supporters of the Club for nearly a decade. In fact, this is the eighth year Alexander of Oxnard will be the Gala's presenting sponsor. This type of support strengthens our services and allows our members to grow and shine. We are proud to honor them at this year's Gala," said Erin Antrim, BGCOP chief executive officer.
If interested in sponsorship opportunities or donating items or cash, contact Mayra Rincon at 805-815-4959 ext. 200 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Boys & Girls Club has served the youth of Oxnard and Port Hueneme for over 60 years. With three full-service clubs and 17 school program sites, the organization is one of the largest of its kind in California. The Club provides programs for more than 10,400 youth and teens in three priority outcome areas: Academic Success, Good Character and Citizenship, and Healthy Lifestyles. For more information please visit www.BGCOP.org.