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Keys for a Cause: East Valley Women’s League Fund Raising Gala
February 19, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm UTC+0
Dueling pianists Amy Lynn and Randy Keith headline an evening of music, laughter, mystery boxes and silent and live auctions, including tickets and Green Room passes to Jimmy Kimmel Live, a 5-bedroom villa in Spain and even a gently used car perfect for that high school driver in your house, at Keys for a Cause to benefit the East Valley Women’s League.
Among the programs organized by EVWL volunteers is the annual Cinderella Affair, which offers free prom dresses, shoes and accessories to high school juniors and seniors statewide.
Keys for a Cause is Friday, Feb. 19 from 6-10:30 p.m. at Villa Siena, 890 W. Elliot, Suite 104 in Gilbert. Tickets are $100 each and can be purchased online at www.EVWL.org. Sponsorship opportunities also are available.
MaryLee Poole and Jacque Stowe are co-chairing the event.
Bidding for silent auction items begins Friday, Feb. 5 through the website. Live auction items include:
• One of a kind Lora Hulsman elegantly crafted Table Scape.
• Jimmy Kimmel Live tickets: Two tickets and green room passes.
• Myrtle Beach: 1-week at Kingston Plantation Resort: 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo on 145 lush acres along a mile-long stretch of the north end of Myrtle Beach.
• Private 4 bedroom condo on Lake Namakagon, Wisconsin: 1-week stay (June, July or August) on the 10th green of Forest Ridges Golf Course at Lakewoods Resort in Cable, Wisconsin and a $500 American Express gift card for airfare.
• 4 NASCAR Passes, VIP Tour at Phoenix International Raceway: get up close to the cars, pit-stand seats next to the Crew Chief, BK Racing Scanners to hear drivers and team communications, photo op with the drivers, and more on March 13.
• Earnhardt Ford-donated gently used vehicle: perfect for a high school driver, college student or to have as an extra vehicle. (Exact make and model TBD).
• Villa in Spain: 1-week stay at the gorgeous 5 bedroom Villa Charlotte in Altea Spain. Located on the 7th fairway of the Don Cayo Golf Club, less than 10-minutes to the beach. Sleeps 12.
The silent auction includes more than 150 items ranging from dinner gift cards and golf to tickets for the Diamondbacks, Coyotes and Suns.
Dueling Pianists Lynn and Keith use their baby grand pianos and custom-created songs to entertain for a “musical experience you’ll never forget.”
For more information about the East Valley Women’s League, visit www.EVWL.org.
About East Valley Women’s League: Founded in 2001 by sisters Tara Stainton and Tracy Worischeck, the 501(c)3 non-profit East Valley Women’s League (EVWL) makes a difference in the lives of underprivileged women and children in our community, raising and investing over $500,000 in a variety of worthy initiatives including our main projects, the Cinderella Affair (dresses for girls in need), Packing for Success (backpacks for students), Kids in Transition (support for foster kids) and Homebound Women (gifts and friendship for elderly women in the East Valley). EVWL has also awarded over $200,000 in scholarships to students attending Arizona State University and Maricopa Community Colleges and in the Tempe Union High School District. EVWL also partners with Chemo Companions, SEEDS for Autism and Children’s Cancer Network. For more information, visit www.evwl.org.