Guardian Angel Community Services: Raffle Items
Raffle Items
Guardian Angel Community Services' will be holding its annual fundraiser, Celebrate Angelica, 'Dancing With Our Local Stars' on Saturday, March 13, 2010 at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Joliet Convention Center (411 S. Larkin Ave, Joliet, IL) and we are looking for raffle items.

We are flexible with donations! We are creating baskets which could contain anything from Entertainment items (movie gift certificates, DVDs, CDs, stereos, players, games), Sports items (tickets to any type of sporting event in the Chicagoland area, jerseys, un-used sporting goods, gym memberships, autographed memorabilia), restaurant gift certificates, hotel stays, wine tasting outings, Spa items (cut, color, dye, nails, tanning, facial) and anything else you would be willing to give!

Give us a call at 815-729-0930 x 423 or e-mail to find out where to send your raffle donation and to buy tickets to the event featuring your donated item.

Guardian Angel Community Services has served the community for more than 110 years. Our mission is to improve the quality of people's lives so that they become empowered to realize their God-given potential. The proceeds from this spring gala benefit GACS programs, Suzy's Caring Place – Sue Manner Turk Transitional Living Program, Groundwork Domestic Violence Program, Sexual Assault Services Center, Dillard Harris Educational Center, Foster Care, Before-and-After School Program (BASE) and Camp Explore, and Exchange Club Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse.

This year's event, Dancing With Our Local Stars which will pair our area celebrities (Jen Hutson, Rebecca Barker, Karen Stukel, Derek Wright, Pete Piazza and Tim Reilly) with professional dance instructors to compete in a ballroom dancing exhibition. Our reporters on the "Red Carpet" will be the three spectacular women from WJOL: Lynn, Mary and Natalie. The Masters of Ceremony for the evening will be Illinois State Senator A. J. Wilhelmi and Grundy County Chamber Executive Director Caroline Portlock. Our judges are: Will County Executive Larry Walsh, Bonita Hutchison and Dr. Ernesto Tan. A spectacular dinner, award presentations, great raffle prizes (raffle tickets available at the event) and dancing will follow the performance until midnight.

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