The 28th Annual Dream Ball was a great success! It was held at Lindsay’s Victoria Park Armoury on November 19th and raised money to support camp programs for kids in the Kawartha Lakes.
This year the ball returned to it's original format with dinner, dancing, live & online auctions, and with Alice in Wonderland as the theme.
Proceeds from the Dream Ball will go to the summer camp funds at BGC Kawarthas Foundation and the Kawartha-Haliburton Children's Foundation (KHCF). The dollars are used to subsidize summer camp experiences for children and youth.
The Dream Ball Committee will be looking for volunteers to help with 2023. Anyone interested in working with the decorating committee should contact Laurie Richards at email@example.com.
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Tables of 10. Book individually or as a table.
Tickets must be purchased in advance. There will be no tickets available at the door.
Vegan/Vegetarian/Gluten-free meals available by pre-booking only.
Silent & Live Auctions will be available for 2023
Our Dream Ball event includes WestJet Raffle tickets which will be available for purchase in November in person at the office or by calling 705-324-4493 x238 or in person at the Dream Ball event: cash or credit card or by credit card over the phone. The winner will receive a roundtrip flight for two guests to any regularly scheduled and marketed WestJet destination, plus $500 cash. Raffle Tickets are $20.
The Kelli Mitchell Fund was established in 1997 in memory of a special little girl who had a love for the outdoors and helping other children. Kelli had been a regular participant in the Summer Camp Program at BGC Kawarthas. The Mitchell family wanted to ensure all kids have the opportunity to participate in summer camp. Attending camp with all of its challenges, experiences and skill based learning has a positive impact on children’s development. Children who attend camp develop social skills, grow emotionally, become more self-confident, gain physical skills and learn more about their environment. Children make friendships that can turn into lasting relationships. They can develop leadership skills and learn to work together as a group. They have an opportunity to try new things that they would not access at school. With the support of generous donors and now the proceeds of the Dream Ball, the Club can guarantee that no child will ever be denied access to summer camp due to financial difficulties.
Dream Ball Committee also invites you if you are unable to attend the event to make a donation in lieu of your normal contributions and ticket purchases and to participate in the online auction.
For more information on donating you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to sponsor the Dream Ball: email@example.com
2022 Event Sponsors:
Special thanks to WestJet for supporting our Raffle
Proceeds also supporting:
In lieu of ticket purchase you may make a donation here.