Black Tie from the Waist High – Help With Housing Charity Event

By Paula Costello

There’s a new event on the horizon and you don’t want to miss it! Help With Housing, Inc., a non-profit housing agency that assists low-income homeowners in the Northern Shenandoah Valley with emergency home repairs and accessibility modifications, is having a fundraiser to help with the cost of these services.   Please join the Board of Directors for “Black Tie from the Waist High”, on Saturday, June 25, 2011 from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. at the Burwell-Morgan Mill in Millwood, Virginia.

There will be both a live and silent auction featuring many wonderful items. Just a small sample of the auction items include:

  • 2- night stay at The Greenbrier, in White Sulpher Springs, WV
  • One week stay at a vacation home on Lake Ontario, New York
  • Jewelry and specialty baskets
  • One year gym membership with weekly personal training sessions
  • Champagne breakfast for four at L’Auberge Provencale in Boyce

Musical entertainment will be provided by “Hot Club of Millwood”.   Along with the entertainment there will also be delicious food and drinks.

Attire for the event is formal from the waist up, and casual from the waist down. That’s right, casual from the waist down so have fun dressing for the event.

All proceeds will be used to benefit local folks who are in need of making their homes safe, warm, dry and handicap assessable.

Tickets for the event cost $50.00 per person. Please join Help with Housing for an enjoyable evening of fun with drinks, hors d’oeuvres, entertainment, and outstanding auction items. For more information or to purchase tickets for the fundraiser, call 540-955-1706.

Paula Costello is  Executive Director of  Help With Housing, Inc. located in Berryville, Virginia