The Boys & Girls Club of the Monroe
Area invites you to join in the fun and excitement of their annual
celebration and benefit auction at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 29 at the
Tellico West Conference Center in Vonore.
For the past 13 years, this has been
the premier social event of the county, providing hundreds of guests
with an evening of good food, lively fun and unique shopping
opportunities--all going for a great cause. This year's benefit
promises to top them all as the community comes together to help the
Boys & Girls Club help our community's youth.
What might you find to entice you? The
Fashion Section offers one-of-a-kind exquisitely designed ladies' jewelry, as well as a Patricia Nash designer-original Italian leather
shoulder bag. For lovers of art and music, the Entertainment Section
features tickets to outstanding venues such as the Atlanta Ballet for
a performance of the time-honored Nutcracker; the Atlanta Opera to
experience the drama of Puccini's Tosca; as well as tickets to the
Knoxville Symphony, Cheekwood Botanical Gardens and Museum of Art,
and the Asheville Symphony Orchestra. And, while in Asheville, take
an historic tour of the City provided by Asheville's Gray Line
Of course, you will find get-away
opportunities to luxury condos located on Hatteras Island, coastal
Florida and even some tucked away in the majestic mountains of east
Tennessee. There will be lots of familiar standards such as the
traditional Walt Disney World family package, tickets to Dollywood,
King's Island, Six Flags, the Chattanooga Zoo and Ripley's
Aquarium, just to highlight a few.
Recently added additions will include
the fabulously decorated "Mystery Boxes" which guarantee to
surprise and delight; the first-time "Grub Grab" which gives you
a chance to select certificates to your favorite restaurants, and the
Wishing Tree which will give you the chance to fulfill the wish of a
You also won't want to miss the
highlight of the evening as the prestigious Blue Door Award of
Excellence is presented this year to three carefully chosen
recipients for their outstanding contributions to the Boys & Girls Club in the 2012-2013 award year.
The atmosphere will be one of joyful
celebration as the Boys & Girls Club emphasizes the goal of "soaring to new heights." With the energy and support of the
community, the current generation of youngsters in Monroe County will
be able to reach beyond their highest expectations. Where else can
you enjoy a great evening out with friends and have the satisfaction
of knowing you are helping hundreds of deserving children at the same
For tickets or for more information,
please call 423-442-6770 or visit the website at
www.BGCMonroeArea.org. The Boys & Girls Club of the Monroe Area
is a 501 (c) (3) organization. All donations are tax deductible.
All profits from this event will be used directly to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of the Monroe Area and the hundreds of children and
families it serves annually.