Monday, November 25, 2013

SPONSOR A FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!

Donate $160 and instantly bring joy to a family this Christmas! Your donation feeds 8 guests in need who share a table together this Christmas Day. PLEASE JOIN US IN SPONSORING ALL 50 TABLES!

Our guests receive a delicious, nutritious holiday feast in a festive, loving environment. You receive a tax receipt and the knowledge that you made a powerful difference for an entire table of family and friends who would otherwise go without over the holidays.

There are many ways to make a powerful difference this holiday season; this is one of them.

NOTE: All sponsors receive a tax receipt, corporate or personal recognition on our website (with logo) as well as FB posts with as many as 8,000+ views. You also have the opportunity, should you request it to have a special placard with your logo or family name displayed on your Christmas family's table. (With love from The Smiths!) (Wishing you a Merry Christmas! ~ Love from ABC Co.)

ONE MONTH UNTIL CHRISTMAS! 50 tables. We can do it!
Easy payment method on our website. Then email us with your logo and placard wishes.

Interested?  Please email Christina xmasdins@telus.net to sign up!

Donations!
Cheques can be made payable to:
     CSCD
     2077 Paul's Terrace
     Victoria, BC V8N 2Z4







Our Canada Revenue Agency Charity BN/Registration Number is 831860556 RR0001

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Oh man! You should check it out.

Our online auction is taking off!  Literally...    http://www.charityauctionorganizer.com/auction/CSCD2013

Just added to the list 2 free flights on WestJet anywhere they fly.  Holy Travel, Batman!

There's also...

...A B&B in beautiful Victoria from Arbutus B&B
...A limited edition Photograph from Michael PA
...$50 gift certificate to be love restaurant
...One year full pass to Studio 4 Athletics
...A Bah Humbug Stressbuster package from the Body Organica
...2 seats to Pacific Opera Victoria's production of Ariadne Auf Naxos
...A 4 hour Salmon Fishing Carter from TPH Charters
...A Pampered Chef Entertainment Basket from Donna Lang
...Individual tax preparation service from Padgett Business Services
...A handmade Gary Oak bench from Wooden Waves Interiors
...A month of swimming lessons from Pacific Coast Swimming
...and more!!

This is our one big fundraiser for the year.  We hope you can be part of it too!

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Donate... and see a hockey game!

TREATS for HOCKEY FANS!

For every $20 you generously donate not only do one of our 900 + guests (who would normally go without over the holidays) receive a gorgeous holiday feast on Dec 25th, YOU get 2 free tickets to the Saanich Jr Braves Hockey Games! Next game Friday Nov 22 @ 6:30pm Vs Victoria Cougars!

Just go to our website www.christmasspiritdinner.ca and find our "donate now" button! Tax receipt provided. Can't make the game? We will give your ticket to a child or family in need. (50 tickets / game available!) Go wild and sponsor a whole family!

Thursday, November 14, 2013

What can I do to help??

Here are 2 version of our flyer to print off and / or forward to your family and friends.

Here's one and here's another one (with a cute dog)

Remember we have lots to do and ways to participate!

You don't have to be here on Christmas over even during the holiday season to make a difference.

You can sponsor a child or family.
You can bake cookies or bars. Hold a bake exchange!
You can purchase $5 coffee cards and encourage friends to do so too!
You can donate an auction item.
You can bid on an item or two. Energy and interest is good!
You can donate cash on our website via our easy PayPal system. (receipts for $20 and over)
You can put up flyers and share "us" with your friends.
You can go on our Facebook page and LIKE us and ask your friends to too!
You can comment on our FB page!
You can be an Ambassador for us and just share about us everywhere; school, PAC, work, family, friends, FB, businesses you frequent.
You can hold a fundraiser / bottle drive / garage sale / open house where the entrance is a $5 coffee card and a pair of socks.
You can respond to these emails so I know you are out there and doing great! Or just doing! I would love to know..how are you?!
You can join our HOCKEY TEAM and help sell hockey tickets to the BRAVES games. If we sell all 50 tickets for 8 games we can make $3600. That's awesome!!!
You can get pysched for decking your hall, sipping that nog and snarfing that chocolate truffle and loving yourself and your family with your beautiful heart; now.

Monday, November 11, 2013

It's Braves Hockey Time!!

Anyone interested in this with little ole me? Who doesn't love the smell of a hockey rink? Come on!
EVERY one of the 50 tickets we sell per game - we get to keep the funds for the Dinner.
8 games X 50 tickets X $9 = $3600! Will you help us sell tickets?

Mighty Elves Team Needed!
Love hockey?   Love people? Making a difference?
Come join us this holiday hockey season (8 Braves games, 50 tickets to sell  /game).
ALL proceeds from these ticket sales go to support our Christmas Spirit Community Dinner!
WHOOT! THANK YOU SAANICH BRAVES!

Yours in Gratitude,
Christina
www.christmasspiritdinner.ca

Monday, November 4, 2013

Our Online Silent Auction Site is LIVE!

We are open for business!  Click on the Online Auction tab to see a list of items, donors and current bids.

Already there are fabulous items up there including a salmon fishing tour, a handmade Gary Oak bench, a beautiful limited edition print, and a Stress Buster special from Christina @ The Body Organica.

Bids close on December 8 so check back often if there's an item you like!

This is our BIG, BIG fundraiser for the year and we're still taking auction items if you have something to donate.  Please contact Christina at xmasdins@telus.net

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Ho ho ho ~ check out our new vide-O then share like crazy! Meetings start Sunday Nov 3rd @ 1:30pm and run all season. Website in the video for all details. PLUS (Santa is demanding!) we need you! Our ONLY fundraiser is our online Silent Auction and we are desperate (yes, it's true) for items/goods/services to auction off to raise the much needed funds for our Dinner. Can you help?

Snazzy new video!