16th Annual 2017 Golden Gala Golden Ticket
DVGRR Dogs Living the Sweet Life!
Sat. April 22, 2017
Starting at 4:00 p.m.
RiverCrest Golf Club and Preserve
100 Golf Club Drive, Phoenixville, PA 19460
Seating is limited, so be sure to make your reservations early.
Final RSVP deadline is April 7, 2017.
Golden Circle Members: Remember that your membership includes two Golden Gala reservations! Please RSVP to Inza Adams (email@example.com) if you plan to attend. We certainly look forward to seeing you!
We’re returning to RiverCrest Golf Club and Preserve for the fourth consecutive year because of the rave reviews we get about the location
(the right geographic spot for the DVGRR family), the facility, and of course, the delicious food.
We will once again be holding the Golden Gala
on a Saturday evening to accommodate more
of our DVGRR family.
This “SWEET” event will start at 4:00 p.m. with
a cocktail reception and hors d’oeuvres.
Plus browse the exceptional items that comprise both the silent and live auctions and raffles.
Place your bids on silent auction items. Silent auction bidding closes at 6:00 p.m.
The Main Event
(6:00 p.m., please be seated)
DVGRR Dogs Living the Sweet Life: Our video presentation will highlight The Thomas and Marian Ludwig Adoption & Activity Center that became a reality, in part thanks to the proceeds from last year’s Gala live and silent auctions and Fund-a-Cause donations. We will also highlight DVGRR dogs that got the chance to live the
Dinner is served and the live auction fun begins! Get ready for excitement… and the thrill of bidding! The Golden Gala is DVGRR’s largest fundraiser throughout the year.
Sesame Chicken with Honey Soy, Hand-cut French Fry Shooters, Cheesesteak Spring Rolls with Sriracha Ketchup, Scallops Wrapped in Bacon with Citrus Glaze, Shrimp Cocktail Bloody Mary Shooters, Vegetable Mini Quesadillas
Hors d’oeuvres Station:
Antipasta display including prosciutto diParma, Sicilian soppressata, authentic Genoa salami, Spanish Lomo Ham Pimenton de la Vera, grilled vegetables, roasted red peppers, marinated artichokes, and a variety of Italian specialty cheeses. The display is finished with grilled crostini topped with Tuscan extra virgin olive oil.
“Sweet Life” Station:
Milk Chocolate Fountain with fresh fruit, graham crackers, Rice Krispie treats, butter sponge cake, pretzel rods, brownie pieces, and marshmallows
Baby Spinach Salad: Candied pecans, dried cherries, red onion and bleu cheese vinaigrette
Choice of Entrée Selection:
Brown Sugar Cured Salmon: Roasted wild salmon with warm tropical salsa
Filet Mignon: Center-cut filet with red wine
Vegetarian Lasagna: Tender zucchini, yellow squash, carrots, parsnips, spinach, ricotta and mozzarella cheese, finished with creamy
GET YOUR GOLDEN TICKETS AND/OR BECOME A GALA EVENT SPONSOR!
• Sponsor a table for up to 10 guests ($1,100), including your company logo or tribute/memorial on the table
(also included in the Gala program).
Registration price includes 2 bar drinks per person. Coffee, tea, iced tea, lemonade, soft drinks are included.
Not able to attend, but want to make a tax-deductible donation to the DVGRR Dogs, click here!
If you would like to donate items for the auction, contact Inza@dvgrr.org
Lynne Glennon: In Memory: Mindy (11-100), To celebrate: Lycinan’s Hannah’s Cruisn’ With Me CD TD RN CGC, Lycinan’s Jack Of All Trades CDX TD RAE BN GN CGC CCA, Maplecroft’s Over The Rainbow, To Honor: Robin Adams for making DVGRR what it is today. Thank you for all you did for the dogs , volunteers ,and donors. You made me feel truly appreciated and that I could make a difference in the lives of the wonderful Goldens lucky enough to reach rescue. Thank you for the countless hours you devoted so that so many dogs could have a chance for happiness and security in a loving home.
Sigurd Johannessen: in honor and memory of Chief and Clyde Johannessen
Silver Sponsor: Barbara Bennethum: “In loving memory of Sunny#11, 15-082, Sheldon, 13-054, Heidi#3, 06-030, and Odin, 13-242. My golden angels crossed over the Rainbow Bridge this past year. I will forever keep a part of you in my heart.”
Entertainment Sponsor: R.M. Palmer Company
Course Sponsor – Entree: The Three Musketeers Sam, Callie & Shamie Kermes
Course Sponsor – Appetizer: Tompkins VIST Bank
Drink Sponsor: Kathy Bransfield “Darwin’s Delight”
Heidi Shore & Cliff Torban, in honor of our sweet crew, Lulu, Mercy, Benji, Chewy, Earl, & Kenny and in memory of Sam
Gina & Scott Wintermute
Project Home Life Sponsor:
David & Carol Hoskinson
Paul & Mary Reinhart
Mary Strzelecki: A great big thank you from Moose! I am a happy, healthy boy today because of all of the wonderful people who supported me through your time, love, prayers, and donations. I love you all!
The Plumbing Works: In Honor of Buddy & Buster
The M&T Charitable Foundation
Sweet Dog Sponsors:
Paul & Mary Reinhart
Shawn & Elise McCarthy
Ronald & Donna Chadderton
Weaver Associates, Inc.
Richard & Kathleen Kirchoff
PetPlan Pet Insurance
Jason & Anne Marie Nicholas
Leif & Chris Beck, Simon Lever LLP
Heck Construction Company, Inc.
A non-profit 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization, the official registration and financial information of Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Dept. of State by calling toll free, within PA 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.
Information filed with the Attorney General concerning this charitable solicitation and the percentage of contributions received by the charity during the last reporting period that were dedicated to the charitable purpose may be obtained from the Attorney General of the state of New Jersey by calling (973) 504-6215 and is available on the internet at http://www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/charfrm.htm. Registration with the Attorney General does not imply endorsement.