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Soroptimist International of Willimantic
Presents our Major Fundraiser of the year

Celebrating 50 Years of Service

Proceeds Benefit Local Programs
that Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

Saturday March 5, 2016

Elks Lodge, 198 Pleasant Street, Willimantic, CT

Cocktails and Bountiful Hors d'oeuvres
Including Carving Stations 6:00 7:00

Enjoy dancing to the music of Rewind
7:00 11:00

Cash Bar ~ Silent Auction
Donation $50 per person
Sarah 860.642.3422     Christine 860.642.3418

Empowering women and girls to live their dreams!!!

Tickets ~ $50 each
Bronze Sponsor $150 ~ 2 tickets with program listing
Silver Sponsor $300 ~ 4 tickets with program listing & website link
Gold Sponsor $500 ~ 6 tickets with program listing, website link, inclusion in advertising
Platinum Sponsor $1,000 ~ table of 8 with program listing, website link, inclusion in advertising

To download an invitation, please click here. Please note that this invitation is in PDF format.

If you or your company are interested in becoming a ball sponsor,
please contact Sponsor Committee Chair Jan Grigas.
If you or your company would like to donate a silent auction item,
please contact Silent Auction Chair Kathy Dunnett or Joyce Burdick at 860.423.8839.

Our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to our Charity Ball Sponsors ~

Gold Sponsors:
Charter Communications
The Chronicle

Lester E. Foster and Phyllis M. Foster Foundation
Home Selling Team
Lebanon Life
Kris Palewicz
Bill and Lisa Rose
Storrs Automotive
Szafarek Dental
Stefan and Bernice Szafarek
WILI Radio
Willimantic Elks Lodge #1311
Windham Hospital

Silver Sponsors:
Edible Arrangements

Elm Package Store
Sarah and Richard Giekie
Joan Russoniello Goba
Joan & Steve Merritt
Prides Corner Farms

Something New Wedding Cakes
Super Future Fitness
James & Carole Williamson
Windham Region Chamber of Commerce

Bronze Sponsors:
Annalyn Jewelry
Aurora McCarthy Funeral Home
Joyce Burdick
Casey Chiropractic
Circulatory Centers
Connecticut Lyric Opera
Delia Berlin and David Corsini
Lydia Harris
Teri Hebert and Jeff Smith
Dr. & Mrs. Raymond Johnson
Uwe & Helen Koehn
Landon's Tire
Lebanon Green Vineyards
Log Cabin Restaurant
Malvina & Ray Medeiros
Michael Pallein CPA
Potter Funeral Home
Recognition Products
Michael & Carol Rice
Sandy Samolis
Savings Institute Bank & Trust
Michael Scalise & Kim Lesay
Spotless Car Wash
Barbara & Chuck Straub
Valdis Vinkels & Sylvia Griffin
Wildnerness Lake Campground
The Windham Club

Roger and Cynthia Adams
Sue Barrett
Laurie Beres
Bidwell Tavern
Big Y
Barbara Bilek
Connecticut Gourmet LLC
Design Center East LLC
Dog Lane Cafe

Bill Dougal
Ernie Eldridge & Anita Sebastian
Essex Steam Train and Riverboat
Foxy Fast Lube
Hair We Are Salon
Hosmer Mountain Bottling Company
Kaye & Scott Johnson
Stasiu & Jola Kalinka 
Wally Lamb
Mansfield Community Center
Malvina & Ray Medeiros
Ray Michaud and Diane Gambino
Pampered Porcupine Acupuncture
Potter's Oil Service, Inc.
Laura Potvin
Tom Rolfe
Darcy Rose
Sadler's Ordinary
Jean Samolyk
Nancy Shaw
South Organics USA
G. M. Thompson & Sons, Inc.
Jennie Trevino
U-Haul Rental
O. L. Willard Company

Willimantic Brewing Company
Willimantic Food Co-op
Willington Pizza House

Windham Eye Group
Windham Theatre Guild

Charity Ball Co-Chairs:
Sarah Geikie and Christine Warner

Silent Auction Items:

Donor: Item:
Sue Barrett A Taste of Caring Massage Gift Certificate for $65.00, handmade shawl & bath set ~ $100 Value
Annalyn Bauer Pearl Necklace ~ $250 Value
Laurie Beres House Cleaning Certificate ~ $150 Value
Bidwell Tavern $25 Gift Certificate
Blondie's Diner $20 Gift Certificate
Joyce Burdick Gift Basket of CT Products ~ $100 Value
Joyce Burdick Husky Pride Gift Basket ~ $60 Value
Cafemantic $50 Gift Certificate
Connecticut Lyric Opera Gift Basket with 4 tickets to the opera, DVD's, antique opera glasses & composer books ~ $200 Value
Design Center East LLC $75 Gift Certificate
Dog Lane Cafe Lunch for Two ~ $30 Value
Bill Dougal One Color Caricature Person ~ $60 Value
Elm Package Store St. Patrick's Day Basket of Spirits
Elm Package Store Budweiser Recliner ~ $200 Value
Essex Steam Train and Riverboat Essex Steam Train & Riverboat passes ~
2 Adult & 2 Children ~ $100 Value
Foxy Fast Lube $46 Gift Certificate
Sarah Geikie Dressage horse back riding lessons taken on riders own horse ~ $100 Value
Richard Gosselin Membership to Super Future Fitness ~
$230 Value
Richard Gosselin Antique Lincoln Rocking Chair
Hair We Are Salon Gift Certificate for a Haircut ~ $30 Value
Hosmer Mountain Bottling Company Two $11 Gift Certificates
Wally Lamb Author Signed Books ~ Wishing' and Hoping' and We are Water ~ $80 Value
Landon's Tire $75 Gift Certificate
Lebanon Green Vineyards Gift Basket of Wines ~ $200 Value
Mackey's $25 Gift Certificate
Mansfield Community Center Gift Certificate for 3 Month Membership
Malvina Medeiros Love to Cook Basket ~ $100 Value
Joan & Steve Merritt Italian Dinner Basket with Wine ~ $75 Value
Joan & Steve Merritt Hot & Spicy Martini Basket ~ $75 Value
Kris Palewicz Painting of an average size room ~
$400 Value
Kris Palewicz Painting of an average size room ~
$400 Value
Kris Palewicz Painting of an average size room ~
$400 Value
Pampered Porcupine Acupuncture Consultation & Acupuncture Treatment ~ $175 Value
Darcy Rose CSA Gift Certificate for full share at Juniper Hill Farm
Sadler's Ordinary $50 Gift Certificate
Sandy Samolis Carved wood inlay chest with
Chinese figures ~ $250 Value
Sandy Samolis Statue of mother with children ~ $95 Value
Something New Wedding Cakes Donation of Wedding Cake ~ $500 Value
South Organics USA Gift Basket ~ $50 Value
Barbara & Chuck Straub Jagermeister Gift Basket ~ $100 Value
Stefan & Bernice Szafarek Romantic Gourmet Dinner for Six of your friends ~ $850 Value
G. M. Thompson & Sons, Inc. $50 Gift Certificate
Jennie Trevino Outside Spring Cleanup ~ $50 Value
U-Haul Rental VIP Gift Certificate ~ $150 Value
Wildnerness Lake Campground Gift Basket with certificate for one campsite for 3 nights, $75 store gift certificate plus more goodies ~ $200 Value
O. L. Willard Company $100 Gift Certificate
James & Carole Williamson Four Course Dinner with Wine for Six Friends & Solar House Tour ~ $350 Value
Willimantic Brewing Company $20 Gift Certificate
Willimantic Food Co-op Gift Basket ~ $40 Value
Willington Pizza House $50 Gift Certificate
The Windham Club Gift Certificate providing holder and one guest to one free round of golf each with cart ~ $175 Value
Windham Theatre Guild Two Adult Tickets

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