The Canadian Tire Snowsuit Fund Gala 2016
“A Passage to India: Bollywood Style!”
Let us sweep you away to exotic India! Experience the captivating combination of traditional and contemporary sights, sounds and flavours of this ancient culture. Wrap yourself in the vibrant colours of silk, spices and florals. Inhale the bold and delicate scents of the tantalizing cuisine presented by Executive Chef Louis Simard and listen to the rhythmic sounds of popular Indian music. Then, don’t miss a beat as you channel your inner Bollywood legend through our interactive dance lesson, sure to get everyone on the dance floor!
- Cocktail reception featuring a marvelous selection of themed hot and cold hors d’oeuvres
- Spectacular dinner menu inspired by the tastes of the India, created by the Fairmont Château Laurier’s culinary team
- Dancing to popular contemporary hits performed by the energetic SWAY Orchestra
- 200 silent auction items to suit every taste and budget
- Special premium silent auction table of high-end showcase items
- Exciting live auction featuring one-of-a-kind items
Le Gala du Fonds Habineige de Canadian Tire 2016
« Un passage vers l’Inde, façon Bollywood ! »
Laissez-nous vous transporter vers l’Inde et découvrez son mélange toujours aussi captivant de tradition et de modernité, d’odeurs, de musique et de paysages exotiques. Faites-vous envoûter par les couleurs vibrantes de la soie, par les épices et par les motifs exquis du pays des Maharadjas. Humez le doux parfum des mets saisissants préparés par le chef Louis Simard, et prêtez l’oreille aux sons rythmés de la musique populaire indienne. Faites enfin ressortir la vedette de Bollywood en vous grâce à des leçons de danses qui sauront attirer la foule vers la piste de danse !
Au menu :
- réception de type coquetel avec une sélection de délicieux hors-d'oeuvre
- dîner spectaculaire inspiré par les saveurs de l’Inde, création de l’équipe culinaire du Fairmont Château Laurier
- le SWAY Orchestra et son savant mélange de « hits » musicaux actuels
- enchères silencieuses comptant plus de 200 articles pour tous les goûts et tous les portefeuilles
- enchères silencieuses « de luxe » d’articles hauts de gamme
- enchères en direct d’objets et d’articles uniques
Pour de plus amples renseignements, ou pour vous informer des possibilités de commandites, communiquez avec le Fonds Habineige au 613-746-5143, poste 202, ou au firstname.lastname@example.org
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
This is a 21+ event.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The Fairmont Château Laurier provides paid parking on-site. Parking is also available at the Rideau Centre nearby. Taxis are available from the hotel lobby.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
email@example.com or call 613-746-5143 x202
What is the refund policy?
Tickets are non-refundable. If you find you are unable to attend, please pass your tickets to a friend.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. Please use your Eventbrite account to make any necessary updates.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You will receive event tickets by mail. Although we do not check tickets at the door, seating is pre-assigned and individuals who have not purchased an advance ticket will be denied entry.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes, that's fine. We understand that last-minute changes sometimes occur!
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The Snowsuit Fund
The Snowsuit Fund is an Ottawa-based charity that raises funds for the purchase and distribution of new snowsuits to needy children, 15 years and younger, in our community. We are just one social organization working to deal with the consequences of poverty in our region. But like so many of our sister organizations, the demand for our services continues to grow. In our 2015/2016 season, we distributed over 16,000 snowsuits – an amount that increases annually. In over thirty years of operation, we have managed to meet the challenge of keeping underprivileged kids warm during our cold winters. We have also brought dignity and hope to families who simply do not have the means to provide their children with the necessities for living. The benefits of our service are far-reaching for both individuals and our community as a whole. Ultimately, one cannot put a price tag on a child’s smile. Although we hope to one day close our doors for good, we realize that in the short term, we must continue to ensure that no child is left out in the cold. To do that, we rely entirely on the dedication of our staff, volunteer Board of Directors and the countless caring groups and individuals who give their time, money and talent to The Snowsuit Fund. Thanks to their commitment, we are able to keep our administrative costs low and focus our financial resources on purchasing snowsuits. Fortunately, we have been able to establish healthy relationships with several Canadian snowsuit manufacturers. Our negotiated prices allow us to obtain warm, fashionable and safe snowsuits at prices that stretch our dollars to the maximum. We must continually, however, seek out new ways in which we may sustain our operation. Your support will help us to fulfil our mandate in the challenging years ahead. And when a child is warmed by your generosity, we are all rewarded!