"Life is Good Here!" What an incredible event! We hope you enjoyed the auction - your generosity was humbling. THANK YOU to everyone who attended AND everyone who worked so hard to make it happen! Thank you to donors - we had such a wonderful variety of items this year. Receipts will be sent out this week. After some number crunching, we will let everyone know our totals, so stay tuned!
Many hands make light work. Nothing could be truer when we think about the annual school auction. Listed below are some of the people who served on the auction committee and worked hard to make this event special and successful:
Mindy Orcutt - for learning and using the new auction software from the beginning of the process until after the auction. Answering everyone's questions, procuring items.... Thank you Laneta Nauman for assisting Mindy and helping the day of the auction. We saw you cleaning up! Thanks to Missy Hughes for helping Mindy with data entry of winning bids during the auction.
Laurie Fielder for coordinating the auction from the very beginning and seeing it through until the end. Dave Fielder who supports Laurie as she works through all the details, a runner, and willingly helps the day of the auction with anything and everything!
Nate Snyder - technical support for new auction software.
Eric Warren - emcee of our Auction Event, Tom Pasma the auctioneer, and Jennifer Pempiet of Maverick Catering. Our meals were delicious. Kelly McLean for serving as our liaison with First Baptist along with Rich McLean took care of the sound and lighting.
Pablo and Melina Guerrero - producing the décor for the auction. Miss O and her 5th grade class for designing and creating the owls that held the live auction item numbers.
Sara Peterson, Chris & Senya Enochs - silent auction - set-up through tear down.
Larry & Riley Anderson-balloon table, Nic Sopher - quilt raffle and Becky Werkhoven - dessert dash. (Thank you to everyone who provided desserts! They looked awesome!) Heather Huff - beverage table.
Laurie Ukrainetz - silent auction set-up, recorder, and cashier. Susan Franz - cashier, Claudia Mendoza - runner, Steve Werkhoven and Soren Hughes were spotters, Kiera and Matti-June delivered certificates to the winning bids.
Lita Timmerman was one of our greeters and instrumental in procuring items for the auction. Melinda Grazier was also one of our greeters.
Pat & Janet Gjerde - helping with arrangements for clean-up.