We are looking for imaginative items such as: unique adventures, hobby or experience packages, gift certificates, handmade items, wine baskets, cooking classes, and anything else that would promote your product line or business.
PR Pond | 2014-08-08
Our 12th Annual Big Autumn Auction is just around the corner. We are looking for imaginative items such as: unique adventures, hobby or experience packages, gift certificates, handmade items, wine baskets, cooking classes, and anything else that would promote your product line or business. Even practical items can be grouped in a gift basket, such as a "car care" or "home cleanup" package.
Call the office if you would like to donate or would like to purchase tickets to the event. It sold out last year so call now! (530) 626-1222
Golf for Kids Sake
This years Golf for Kids Sake held at the beautifulSerrano Country Club in El dorado Hills
hit a hole in one making over$35,000
A BIG THANK YOU!!!
In March one of our biggest champions, Waste Connections held a Golf Tournament to benefit
children's charities. BBBS of EDC received an amazing gift of $75,000!
Big Family Picnic
Our first "BIG" Family Picnic in several years was a huge success. Activities included face painting by one of our littles mom's, arts and crafts, swimming, and a balloon toss. BBBS-EDC Executive Director, Brenda Frachiseur catered the whole event with a little help from the BBQ crew. It was a great chance to meet and mingle with many of our BBBS-EDC families.
Big Sierra Hike
On Saturday August 2, Hersh one of our amazing Bigs, led a hike in the beautiful Sierra Mountains with Rick Barklage our Program Manager. The Bigs and Littles who participated were treated to the hike of a lifetime, complete with swimming and fishing. What a fun new experience for our littles! Thank you to all of the Bigs and Littles who participated, making this an outing for the record books!!!
Linda Soto our Enrollment Manager was joined by a few of our Bigs and Littles on a behind the scenes tour hosted by newscaster Dave Bender. Dave has graciously agreed to return as Master of Ceremonies this year for the Big Autumn Auction.