Queen Anne Helpline Annual Fundraising Gala
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Golden Raffle Packages
This year’s Gala features thirteen great raffle packages. Raffle tickets at a $100 per ticket will be sold throughout the evening. First ticket is drawn, a winner picks his/her top choice package. A second ticket is drawn, a winner picks his/her top choice package of those remaining, and so on and so on until all thirteen packages have been given away.
1. Stay in an 18th Century farmhouse in France
A week's stay in an 18th Century manor farmhouse with swimming pool in the Dordogne River Valley in France. A perfect getaway vacation for two couples or a family of six. Close to local markets, chateaux, bastides and even the Cro-Magnon caves. The area is known for truffles, foie gras, walnuts and joie de vivre! Farmhouse is available the week of June 21-28, 2014. Arrival time is 4pm and departure is by 10am. Owners must have confirmation by March 3, 2014 to hold the week.
Donated by: Karen Jones
2. Spend a Snowy, Sunny Weekend East of the Mountains
Leave rainy, grey Seattle behind and spend a sunny, snowy winter February weekend at a Leavenworth condo on the golf course, enjoying the snow and lights of Leavenworth. Two bedroom condo, sleeps 6, check in: 2/7/14 check out: 2/9/14
Donated by: Mary Donovan
3. Cruise Puget Sound
A Puget Sound Sailing adventure for four people skippered by Stan and Gwen Brown. Four hour sail on beautiful Puget Sound followed by gourmet dinner and wine served dockside. Date to be mutually agreed upon and is weather dependent. Expires Labor Day 2014.
Donated by: Stan and Gwen Brown
4. Host the No Work, No Fuss Cocktail Party at a Premier Queen Anne location
Your friends will love you. It’s a cocktail party with heavy hors d'oeuvres for up to 20 at the lovely, historic Belanich home overlooking Puget Sound. Must be used June, July, August, or September 2014 on mutually agreeable date
Donated by: Susan Belanich and Diane Carroll
5. Spend a week with the Tulips
Bike, walk, and enjoy the colors of Tulip Time in the Skagit Valley in LaConnor at the Carroll Cabin. Sleeps six. Must be used in April 2014.
Donated by: Terry and Diane Carroll
6. Golf Salahee Country Club
Complete one of the items on your bucket list! Enjoy a round of golf with two of your friends at the Sahalee Country Club, one of the Northwest's premier golf courses. Refreshments during and after the round will be provided. Look forward to a round of golf for three any Saturday or Sunday after 12:00. Start with a warm up on the driving range and putting greens and then hit the course. Dates subject to host's availability. Open to female and junior golfers, too! Expires October 19, 2015.
Donated by: Jack and Cheryl Avery
7. Sip and Share Premium Wines with Friends
Wine Package #1 consists of 46 bottles of premium wines selected and donated by Dan McCarthy of McCarthy & Schiering, and Ben Smith of Cadence Winery. Retail value of these fine red and white wines range from $35 to $65.
Donated by: Dan McCarthy of McCarthy & Schiering & Ben Smith of Cadence Winery
8. Host your own Wine Tasting or a Very Big Party
Wine Package #2 consists of 91 bottles of fine wines selected and donated by Dan McCarthy of McCarthy & Schiering, and Ben Smith of Cadence Winery. Retail value of the red and white wines in this package range from $10 to $34.
9. Spend a Weekend Playing in Seattle
Take a friend and have a weekend of fun playing and shopping local in the Neighborhood. Stop by Three Birds Home & Gifts and Stuhlbergs with your gift certificates, arrange a floral arrangement to be sent you from Pistil Design, pick up your monthly loaf of bread from Grand Central Bakery, top it off with relaxing massages from Laurie Swanson, dinner at Peso's Kitchen & Lounge, and spend the night at the Mediterranean Inn.
Donated by: Mediterranean Inn, Queen Anne Helpline Board, Laurie Swanson LMP, Three Birds Home & Gifts, Stuhlbergs, Grand Central Bakery, and Pistil Design
10. Make time for Some Romance
A Romantic Weekend Getaway on Queen Anne includes passes to the Experience Music Project, tickets to the ACT Theatre, a dinner certificate for Toulouse Petit and a one night stay for two in a deluxe king room at the Marqueen Hotel with complimentary valet parking, a $20 gift voucher for The Tin Lizzie Lounge which must be used by December 30, 2013
Donated by: Marqueen Hotel, ACT Theatre, Queen Anne Helpline Board, and Experience Music Project
11. Dine Around the Hill
Enjoy some time out your kitchen at some of the old and new favorite restaurants on the Hill. Certificates including Lloyd Martin, Hilltop Ale House, Grub, Morfey's Cakes, Ponti Seafood Grill, and Paragon.
Donated by: Queen Anne Helpline Board
12. Your Wall needs an Award Winning Photo, In The Spirit of Crazy Horse, from Aaron Huey
Aaron Huey is an award-winning National Geographic photographer, Harper's Magazine Contributing Editor, and much, much more. The list goes on and on. The photo was framed by Museum Quality Framing on Queen Anne.
Donated by: Aaron Huey and Museum Quality Framing on Queen Anne
13. So Many Books, So Little Time
What better way to spend some of those grey Seattle days than reading a book, along with some quality sipping and nibbling. This packages includes a gift certificate from Queen Anne Book Company , a Nook, a Barnes and Noble Gift card, a Starbucks card, a fine Caberet Sauvignon from Bigelow Cellars, a one night stay at the Mediterranean Inn to get away with some books, and a gift card to Macrina Bakery for some treats.
Donated by: Queen Anne Book Company, Carol Jackson, Bigelow Cellars, Mediterranean Inn, Macrina Bakery, and Mary Donovan
Please check back for raffle package updates, as additional items continue to be added!