A Good Ol' Fashioned Auction - August 16th

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 20:09 -- Anna

Please mark your calendar and plan to join us on August 16th for our 1st Annual Lakes Area Charity Auction! The auction will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Kent Freeman Arena.  We are excited and looking forward to this new event!

This will be an excellent opportunity to find affordable furnishings for a college student or home owner looking to outfit their apartment or cabin.  In addition, you are supporting the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center and the clients it serves.  See you on August 16th!

We are currently seeking donations of the following gently used items to sell on the auction:

Furniture, Tableware, Home Décor, Antiques, Cars, Trucks, Boats, Outdoor furnishings, New electronics

Donations may be dropped off at the Jack Chivers Realty parking lot located at 1110 Hwy 59 South in Detroit Lakes.  Remaining drop off dates are Sunday and Monday July 6th and 7th from 11 am - 1 pm and Sunday and Monday August 3rd & 4th from 11 am - 1 pm.

Donations are tax deductible.  If you are unable to contribute to the auction or attend the event, but would like to support us, call 218-847-8572 and ask for Jan or Anna.


Thank you to all of our generous community members and businesses who continually support our events throughout the year.  A special thanks to all who sponsored tables at our Annual Banquet in April: DelRae & Jack Chivers, Scott & Nancy Erickson, Leighton Broadcasting, Mary Newman, Quality Bait & Tackle/Shirley Lee, Sellin Brothers Inc., Arvig, Lakeshirts, Free 2 Dream, Ralph & Jan Logan, Gretchen Thilmony, Mike & Kari   Williams, Bell State Bank, Bremer Bank, BTD, Essentia, Foltz Trucking, Mickelson Farms, Midwest Bank, SJE Rhombus, and Shooting Star Casino. Because of you, we had a record breaking event.  Also, our sincere gratitude to all who donated, sponsored, and attended our kick-off event in May for our new Kinship mentoring program.  You help change the lives of children in our community!