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.
Tickets Will NOT Be Available for Purchase at the Door.
Please call (607.734.9784, ext. 2133) to inquire about the availability of tickets for April 7.

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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)
  • Family or Children’s Portrait created by Tantalo Fine Portraits, Rochester, NY
  • 2 tickets to Beautiful: The Carole King Musical at The Clemens Center (in restored box seats) for 5/20 performance
  • 18 Holes Greens Fees at Willowcreek Golf Club (includes 1 free beer or soda)
  • Reserved Tasting for 4 people at Fulkerson Winery
  • Gift Basket including wine from Appleridge
  • Gift Basket from Journey Fitness (includes 1-month membership)
  • 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, 1157 North, Bagels & Blarney, Bernie Murray’s, Bleachers, Jerlando’s, Maine Harvest, McClure’s NY Deli & Meats, Rita’s Ice, Sweet Frog, Tanino’s, The Elbow Room
  • 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 from Shawn’s Auto Detailing for a Complete Vehicle Detail (Interior/Exterior, $150 value!)
  • Gift Certificate from Ageless Spa
  • Wine from Barnstormer Winery, Castel Grisch, Leidenfrost Vineyards, Lighthouse Liquors, the Seneca Lake Wine Trail and more!
  • Artist Sponsorship at the Elmira Street Painting Festival (valued at $250!)
  • Gift Certificate ($25) from Chamberlain Acres
  • Oil Change at Elmira Express Lube
  • Overnight Stay at The Harbor Hotel (includes breakfast)
  • Gift Certificate from Namaste
  • Membership to the National Soaring Museum
  • Gift Certificate ($110) for Schooner Excursions
  • One Night Stay at Seneca Sol Glamping
  • Spa Gift Basket and Massage Gift Certificate from Therapeutic Massage ($240 value!)
  • Gift Certificate ($200) from Wegmans
  • Wine & Design Painting Night for 2
  • Framed Artwork by Mary Louise Hart
  • 10 lbs. sample package of grass-fed Angus beef from Angus Glen Farms, LLC

2018 Sponsors
Our Presenting Sponsor:

Entertainment Sponsor:
Empower Federal Credit Union

Table Sponsor:
Corning Community College
Elmira Structures
Finger Lakes Traffic Control
Gough Holding
Hale Contracting
Justice & Peace Program
Dr. & Mrs. LaDelia
Mr. & Mrs. Riopko
Swift Glass/Herrick
Dr. & Mrs. Terry
Welliver, Inc.