UWCFD Charity Fair & Silent Auction
The annual fair was held Thursday, October 16, 2014, from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the HUB Ballroom. Guests enjoyed refreshments and giveaways while learning about more than 80 nonprofit organizations that benefit from the UW Combined Fund Drive. Attendees also entered to win fabulous door prizes including the grand prize of Seattle Sounders FC tickets and Sounders shirt as well as a GoPro camera drawing compliments of fair sponsor, SECUWA.
The fair was free and open to faculty, staff, students, and retirees, and conveniently located in the HUB.
Congratulations to the grand prize winner, Cathy Holliday from Chemistry. Cathy who won two Seattle Sounders FC tickets and a Sounders shirt!
Christa Jensen, Payroll, won a GoPro camera compliments of School Employees Credit Union of Washington. Congratulations, Christa!
A silent auction, coin drive, and dance fundraiser raised $5,100 for our featured charity, ArtsFund. ArtsFund strengthens the community by supporting the arts through leadership, advocacy and grant making.
Thanks to School Employees Credit Union of Washington and Trader Joe’s – University District, our campaign sponsors! And thank you to our auction sponsors for their generous donations benefitting ArtsFund.