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Mark your calendars now for the
14th Annual Gala Dinner & Auction!
We're moving this FUN event to
the beautiful, newly opened
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle's Southport
1053 Lake Washington Blvd. North in Renton
Live Auction with auctioneer David Silverman. With a unique background in improv and musical comedy, he is probably one of the best traveled actors you will ever meet. David has climbed Mt Rainier, Mt Kilimanjaro and Machu Picchu: his travel stories are entertaining as well as insightful and inspiring.
Author, Speaker, Hypnotherapist and Health Coach Lauren Archer as Master of Ceremonies. As the Mindfulness Program Director for Sound Medical Weight Loss, Lauren helps patients believe in themselves and their ability to achieve their dreams. She teaches a course called "The Art of Mindful Weight Loss," and is the author of "Six-Word Lessons on Changing Habits: How to Stop Self-Sabotage and Gain Self-Mastery." Note that this book is eligible for an donation to Friends.
Dancing following the Live Auction with DJ Sean Denard. While serving in the army in North Carolina, Sean had the opportunity to DJ at the NCO club. He quickly discovered that he not only had a gift for being a DJ, but he loved it as well. After returning to Seattle, Sean opened Denard Productions and made this his full-time career.
Our most powerful source of fundraising is the Annual Auction. We gratefully accept items to sell at our auction and always need volunteers to help with set up and administration.