WOW! What a fantastic night we had!!! 150 people came to The Featherston Tavern to support us and WE RAISED $20K! $20K!!! We were blown away by everyone’s generosity and support.
There was music by Aaron Andis, delicious food (and hot dog’s to takeaway at the end!), raffles galore, $5 lucky dip balloons with prizes in them, discounted drinks and the two auction iems that went for a combined $4k! And of course there was a photo booth which was a whole heap of fun! Every single cent that went across the bar, from the ticket sales, from the raffle sales from everything and anything went to the Foundation (click here to find out more about our BIG announcement on where that money is going!)
We auctioned an Auckland trip which was Air New Zealand flights, accommodation at Rydges Auckland and a $500 voucher at Harbourside Ocean Bar & Grill for 2 people AND lunch the next day at Brew on Quay that went for $1900! And a 2015/16 signed Manchester United jersey with a Certificate of Authentication went for $2150!!
We had $20 raffle items which included: Platinum stand seats for Hurricanes game AND dinner at Avida for 6 people, an all inclusive dinner party at YOUR house with a private chef and waiter from The Featherston for 6 people AND lastly but not least a 5 star package at The Bolton Hotel for one night incl. bubbles & petite fours on arrival and degustation dinner for 2 at ARTISAN & late midday check out.
Our $10 raffle items included: a Tuscany 45L bar fridge filled with goodies, 2x $500 New World vouchers, a Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.0 AND a 20” Compaq LCD monitor, a night out in Wellington – $100 voucher for St Johns Bar, 1 night at the Trinity Hotel & breakfast for 2 at Arborist eatery, and a Golf Day package – round of golf for 4 people at Paraparaumu Golf course plus a cart, $100 voucher at The Old Bailey & a magnum of Louis Roderer champagne for the day’s winner!
We were so lucky to be also given by the Interislander a Family travel voucher for two adults, three kids with one car RETURN!
Here are some pics from the night – for all of them go to our Facebook page: