You are cordially invited to Catholic Charities’ Gala 2018, Enchanted Forest. This night of enchantment and entertainment is presented by The Hilliard Corporation and will commence at six o’clock in the evening on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at The Harbor Hotel in Watkins Glen.

Tickets are $75/guest and Sponsorship Opportunities are available.
Tickets Will NOT Be Available for Purchase at the Door. Please reserve your tickets by 3/29/18 by calling (607.734.9784, ext. 2133) or purchasing online.

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Featuring: cash bar, three-course served dinner (choose from Filet Mignon (medium), Chicken Piccata or Pasta Primavera), live auction with Kurt Bartenstein from Empower FCU, silent auction, 50/50, wine pull and lots of dancing to our new band, The Destination

Attire: Elegant or Whimsical Dresses; Suit & Tie

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Our Auction Items (live/silent) – click on the links for pictures of the items or links to local businesses:

  • Food & Wine Experience at Fox Run Vineyards featuring Chef Brud Holland ($520 value!)
  • A Week’s Stay at our Board Member’s Condo (sleeps 8) on Ormond Beach, Florida
  • An Overnight Stay for 4 at Greek Peak Mountain Resort Hope Lake Lodge (includes 4 Lift Tickets)
  • Handmade Hope Chest from Ken MacDonald (Ken has previously made pieces for our Schuyler Soiree)
  • Gift Basket including wine from Appleridge
  • Oil Painting by Catherine Copp
  • Local Gift Certificates from Turtle Leaf Cafe, Auntie Anne’s, The Glen Theatre, Outback Steakhouse, Olive Garden, Friendly’s, TGIFriday’s, Applebee’s
  • Tickets for an Escape Room at Great Escape Adventures, Arnot Mall
  • Handmade Jewelry from our Schuyler Director, Deb MacDonald
  • A handmade glass bowl from local glass artist, Carl Siglin
  • Gift certificate ($90) for massage service by Molly Rebekah, LMT
  • Gift certificate from Shawn’s Auto Detailing for a Complete Vehicle Detail (Interior/Exterior, $150 value!)

2018 Sponsors
Our Presenting Sponsor:

Entertainment Sponsor:
Empower Federal Credit Union

Table Sponsor:
Gough Holding
Hale Contracting
Swift Glass/Herrick