Lots of exciting things are planned for the Child and Family Guidance Center of Texoma 3rd Annual Starfish Benefit to be held on Sept. 27, 2014 at the Municipal Ballroom located at 405 S. Rusk Street in Sherman, Texas.
The Child and Family Guidance Center of Texoma will turn the ballroom into a beautiful undersea world complete with treasure chest filled with Live Auction items! Guest and sponsors will enjoy delectable and enticing food, specialty beverages, delicious desserts and a new twist to the raffles and live auction packages. It will be a delightful evening to mix, mingle, relax and engage in making a difference in your community.
This year the community has the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for 10 extraordinary packages valued between $1,000 and $7,700. Only 150 tickets will be sold for each package and you do not have to be present to win, just be sure to designate a specific package when you purchase your raffle ticket.
Included in the Starfish Benefit raffle packages are trips to New York, San Francisco, and a double treat to the Montage Resort in Utah and an Omni Barton Springs weekend golf outing in Austin. Love to entertain?
Buy a raffle ticket for package four, and you could be the winner of a Lake Texoma Island Girl Cruise for up to 60 people; package six includes dinner for eight at Fullbelli’s beginning with appetizers and drinks at the piano bar followed by a four course meal and wine pairings; or select package 8 and you and 19 of your friends can hop on a party bus and head to Total Wine and More in Plano for wine tasting party.
If you really like to party, select package nine and party like it is 1999! This package features a catered BBQ dinner and DJ at the Brown Barn for 50 people. Are you a huge football fan? Select package three and you could be off to the Cowboys and Philadelphia game on Thanksgiving Day, parking included, and receive a signed Troy Aikman jersey in a custom shadowbox. If your business could use a boost, chose package 4 and wrap your custom designed ad on a TAPS bus for 12 months!
Are you a Foodie? Package 10 may be just the one for you. It features a three hour private cooking class for 16 at the Grayson County College Culinary Arts, where you will have a hands-on experience of whipping up your very own authentic and classical Italian dinner complete with Italian wines under the close tutelage of a classically trained chef-instructor.
Proceeds from the Starfish Benefit Raffle and live auction will go to the Child and Family Guidance Center of Texoma. Since 1966, the Child and Family Guidance Center of Texoma has been dedicated to providing troubled and hurting Texoma children and families affordable, high quality mental healthcare regardless of their ability to pay. Last year, the benefit raised $80,000 which helped fund treatment for over 2,000 children, teens and families.
The Starfish Benefit will begin at 7 p.m. and tickets are $40 per person. Raffle tickets are $100. Reservations for the event and Raffle Tickets can be purchased on line on the Child and Family Guidance Center of Texoma website: http://www.cfgcenter.org/Starfish%20Benefit%20Tickets .