25th ANNIVERSARY ~ AUCTION FOR A CAUSE
Please join us as we celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Uptown Sertoma Club Auction for A Cause. This event will take place on November 2, 2018 at 5:30pm at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium. Our gratitude and thanks go out to The JM SMITH Corporation as the Signature Sponsor again this year.
You will have an opportunity to bid on an array of goodies not only in two silent auctions but in a live auction as well. What a great opportunity you have to share in solidarity and the passion of giving with others who support those in need within this community.
So how can you help us at SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition
From now on until October 26th, SHRCC will be collecting items with a value of $50 or more for the silent auctions and items with a value of $250 or more for the live auction. We’re looking for donations of:
- Fine Jewelry
- Vacation Rentals
- Spa Treatments
- Collegiate Tickets or Memorabilia
- Professional Sports Tickets or Memorabilia
- Gift certificates
- Gift Baskets
- Movie tickets
- Concert tickets
In addition to supporting your community, your donation is also tax deductible for the value of the item. If we receive your donation before October 16th, you or your company will be acknowledged as a donor in the auction catalog
Need Tickets? Come directly to SHRCC to purchase them in advance for $20.00. That’s right, you save $5.00 as well as allow us to keep the proceeds from the sale.
Tickets are also on sale at the auditorium for $25.00 that night.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
A 10% Buyers Premium will be added to all purchases
Free Catered local food
Cash Bar (beer and wine only)
We would like to say THANK YOU in advance for your donation(s) to our organization. Because of your generosity, proceeds from the sale of SHRCC auction items and ticket sales benefit victims and families of domestic violence and sexual assault. Your gift allows us to continue to provide shelter, counseling, legal advocacy, and other services to those we serve within your community.
If you would like to help or need more information, please e-mail Jennifer O’Shields @ firstname.lastname@example.org or call 864.583.9803.
Facebook: Auction for a Cause
A new Spartanburg tradition continues! SpartOberfest is the Oktoberfest celebration for Spartanburg. SpartOberfest will be held Sept. 14-16, 2017. It is two days of family friendly fun featuring live music and entertainment, great food, drink and our Christmas Market filled with local artisans and small businesses selling unique gifts for the holidays. Why should you attend? They are dedicating at least 10% to local organizations like SAFE Homes Rape Crisis Coalition, St. Luke’s Free Medical Clinic, & the Spartanburg Interfaith Hospitality Network (SPIHN). By supporting SpartOtoberfest, you are helping your community and your neighbors.
This year is their 1st Vor-dem-fest concert which will be on Thursday, September 14, from 5:30 pm-8:30 pm featuring: Country music artist Morgan Riley and her band!!
Join The Shop & SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition
for the 17th Annual Toy Poker Run
December 3th, 2016
Rain Date: December 10th, 2016
@ Grille 221 on Hwy 211 – Spartanburg, SC
Please join SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition on October 7, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. for a spectacular musical event benefiting our organization titled Maiden & Song! The suggested donation is $10.00, in which all proceeds go to assist victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence in Spartanburg, Cherokee & Union Counties.
The event is presented as well as sponsored by Nu-Way Lounge & Restaurant. Other sponsors include the Art & Frame Gallery, Southeastern Printing, TLC Motors, Inc. & the Art Lounge.
The line up features:
Carmella y Hermano and
Join SHRCC at the Show on July 16, 2016 @ 8:00 p.m. @ the Chapman Cultural Center. We will have a booth available with our information as well as a representative to help answer all your questions about our services. If you are looking for a fun night out….look no further!
To receive a 30% discount off of the July 16th show, which puts us in the running for a $500.00 bonus, use coupon code: SAFEHOME and can be redeemed online, by phone or in person at the box office.
It’s a familiar story: a fresh-faced college graduate moves to New York City in search of his fortune, and finds out from the people around him that life is a little different than he thought. There’s one big difference in this coming-of-age tale – its characters are puppets! Winner of the Tony Triple Crown (Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book) Broadway hit Avenue Q brings to the stage a colorful, hilarious portrait of the real world.
PLEASE NOTE: This show contains adult content and language and is intended for mature audiences only.
2. Phone: (864) 585-8278
4. Coupon Codes of 30% off are only good for our show on July 16, 2016 for unlimited tickets. That code again is SAFEHOME.
In 1999 an Italian Supreme Court overturned the conviction of a 45 year old driving instructor for the rape of his 18 year old student. The reason cited was the girl’s clothing. It was determined that because she wore blue jeans the instructor could not have removed them without assistance, therefore she must have consented. People everywhere were outraged and within hours prominent women within the legal community were walking the courthouse in blue jeans to protest the decision. Since that time Denim Day in LA and the USA was born. Peace Over Violence, the agency behind Denim Day, centers this campaign around the fact that a woman’s choice of clothing is no excuse for rape.
How do you participate?
Wear blue jeans on April 27, 2016
to make a statement. As an individual you can talk about Denim Day with your friends and family. As a business or workplace you can wear blue jeans and make a small donation to the Rock the Denim Campaign to benefit the non-profits in this community that are working with victims of sexual assault every day.
If you, your business, your campus, your organization or faith-based group would like to pledge your commitment to the campaign, please fill out the linked committment forms. We will send you flyers that you can display in your workplace, school, organization or church to let those around you know that you are wearing jeans to take a stand against sexual violence.
Proceeds to benefit SAFE Homes – Rape Crisis Coalition.
What is Victims’ Rights Week?
National Crime Victim’ Rights Week (NCVRW) which will be observed April 19–25, 2015.
National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) is an opportunity to highlight challenges faced by crime victims and to emphasize the ongoing struggle to establish victims’ rights. This year’s theme—Engaging Communities. Empowering Victims.—focuses on the role communities play providing victims with the support they need to pursue justice and recovery. It also calls attention to the difficulties experienced by crime victims in underserved communities or in marginalized groups. Engaging communities and empowering victims takes resources, dedication, and persistence to establish a welcoming, compassionate, and supportive environment for all victims to share their stories. Creating a comprehensive public awareness campaign for your NCVRW outreach allows you to engage your members, local organizations, and the wider public in the important work of providing crime victims in our community with both the short- and long-term help they need as they recover on their terms.
This years Event for Spartanburg SC is:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
12:00pm @ City Hall~Front Steps – Spartanburg, SC
for more information please follow this link to Spartanburg Police Department
Two (2) Club Level Panther Tickets vs. Cleveland Browns. Game is scheduled for Sunday, December 21, 2014 @ 1:00pm @ the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.