NATIONAL FUNDRAISER FEATURING JOSH AND LACEY DUECK SETS RECORD AMOUNT RAISE OF OVER $30 000 !!!!!!
Paula Harned , Sky VolleyBall Director is pleased to announce a record setting fundraiser for Wings Sky National Gala.
The National fundraiser was an major success raising over $30, 000 at a completely sold out event at Wings in Vernon.
Troy Lorenson stated " The gala was more than a simple fundraiser. It was a statement that sports are important in kids lives. We are so proud of the athletes - total teamwork and class"
Josh and Lacey also set a new record. They performed their first ever DUO presentation to the sold out crowd. The entire group fell in love with the amazing couple. Josh and Lacey stated . " Vernon is our home , we love this community and all these Sky Volleyball athletes were amazing to work with - good luck at Nationals !!!!
The event started at 5:30 pm with champagne bar and appetizers then a full buffet was served by Chefs Bryan Flint and Chef Carol Best.
MLA Eric Foster and Vernon Mayor Akbal Mund were also in attendance in the sold out crowd.
The silent auction tent was a packed all night and the evening also included a live auction by Kevin Rothwell. Stevie Todd was on the piano entertaining guest with live music the entire night .
The main sponsors were the following:
The UPS Store
National Bank Financial
B & C Barker Wealth
Rothwell Entertainment and Auction
Wings Food Truck
Pathfinder Asset Management
Okanagan Spring Brewery
There were hundreds of silent auction / live auction and other vendor sponsors.