Gala

We’ve combined our Gala and our Voices for Children Breakfast into one fabulous event 

…a Summer Soiree!

Saturday, August 22, 2020
7pm until 10pm

at Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s New Davis George Campus

 

About the Soiree:

Upon entering our building you’ll follow the path a child takes when they come to our Center and will be enlightened on the multitude of services we offer and why they are necessary. The evening events include live and silent auction, wine & restaurant pulls, raffle, music, delicious food and more!
Auctioneer: Johnny Bravo
Garden Party Attire

 

Sponsorship opportunities range from $2000-$35,000. Individual reservations are $150.

Sponsor or Reserve NOW!

Auction

We’ve got a fantastic selection of live and silent auction items for you this year. Bid online or make your reservation today to join us for our indoor/outdoor socially distant friendly event. Stay tuned for the link to our online auction and watch our facebook page for previews of auction items.

Auction Donations

Do you have an item that you would like to donate to our auction?

Your donation is tax deductible. Download the donation form and contact Tarina Sheridan at tsheridan@cafb.org to coordinate delivery or pickup of your item.

Cash Donations

If you would like to make a cash donation in any amount, we would greatly appreciate it.

Cash donations are helpful in many ways. Your donation can go directly to support our programs or it can be used to help support the Transforming Lives Summer Soiree by purchasing supplies or restaurant gift cards.

You can make a donation below.

 

Restaurant PULL

It’s a win – win – win – WIN!
Support your favorite local restaurants, help our Fort Bend Community recover from COVID-19, AND help us put an end to child abuse.

How it works:
Individuals are purchasing gift cards valued from $25 – $250 and donating them to us to raise funds to support our programs.
Funds generated from the restaurant pull can provide life skills training for 1 aging out foster youth ($50) or a forensic interview for one child ($100). 

How much is a Restaurant Pull chance?
Restaurant pull chances are $50 each until they are gone. You must be present to participate.

Want to help get donations for the Restaurant Pull?
Simply purchase a gift card of any amount from one of our restaurant partners or your favorite restaurant and donate it to us for use in the Restaurant Pull. We’ll pick it up from you or you can deliver it to us.

We’ve got a “challenge” match that will effectively quadruple your donation!

Don’t feel safe or don’t have time to get a restaurant gift card?
No problem – you can make a cash donation to us and we’ll get it for you. Contact Tarina Sheridan at tsheridan@cafb.org for assistance.

Volunteer 

Are you interested in helping us with the Soiree? We have a number of volunteer opportunities available. For details or to help contact Tarina Sheridan at TSheridan@cafb.org to coordinate delivery or pickup of your item.

WINE PULL

How it works:
FRIENDS of Child Advocates of Fort Bend secures donations of bottles of wine valued from $30$185 to raise funds to support our programs.
Funds generated from the wine pull can provide a Care Package for one College Student during mid-terms or final exams ($50) or a forensic interview for one child ($100).

How much is a Wine Pull chance?
Wine pull chances are $50 each until they are gone. You must be present to participate.

Want to help get donations for the wine pull?
If you would like to donate a bottle of wine valued at $30 or more, contact Pat Somers at tootsomers@gmail.com to coordinate your donation.

 

See photos from the 2019 Up Up and Away Gala and Sponsor Party below. Special thanks to our wonderful photographers!

Photos courtesy of Mary Favre, Liz Furman, Lucy Cruz and Sue Lockwood.