Aurora, a non-profit organization in Evansville that works to prevent and end homelessness, is excited for its annual Aurora’s Gingerbread House Fundraiser, presented by First Bank, this Saturday, December 9 at St. Vincent Manor Auditorium at 3700 Washington Avenue from 9:30am – 5:00pm.
Follow the hospital’s signs to “Emergency,” then look for Gingerbread signs.
Over 30 teams are registered, including Professional, Amateur, Teen, Youth, and Children.
The top three winners from each division will receive cash prizes and/or trophies/medals:
Up to $1,000
Up to $500
Up to $100
A People’s Choice award will also be chosen in each division, which will be given to the team who collects the most donations at their table during the event.
The competition is expected to draw in over 1,500 people to watch the challenge. Guests will also enjoy holiday entertainment, Kids’ Korner gingerbread workshop, pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and a silent auction. Admission is $5 per person, $10 per family.
The event is presented by First Bank.
Other generous sponsors include 104FM WIKY, My 1053 WJLT, 106.1 KISS-FM, 14 NEWS, Aaron Cashmer/Mortgage Masters, A1 Plus Fence, ABK Alarms, Inc., Alphagraphics, Altstadt Plumbing Service, Inc., Belcher Flooring, Inc., Berry Plastics, Bob Davis State Farm, Bosse Title Company, Chic-fil-A Cross Pointe, Deaconess, Directions Promotions, DJ’s Painting, Elite Screen Printing & Embroidery, Evansville Courier & Press, Evansville Eyecare Associates, Evansville Living, Farmer Scott Ozete Robinson & Schmitt LLP, Fetter Properties Management, Inc., Hafer & Associates, Harding, Shymanski & Company, HF Refrigeration, Inc., Homes By Huffman/Keller Williams, HOT96, Husk Signs, IBEW, International Union of Elevator Constructors Local No. 3, Into The Light Mental Health, Jive Communications, Inc., J.E. Shekell, Johnstone Supply, Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn, LLP, Kemper CPA Group, LLP, Kurtz Auction & Realty, Lamar Advertising, Lang Company, Lowe Realty Inc., Madstache, Net Savvy, Old Fashion Candy Co, Old National Bank, Park Terrace Village, Payne Wealth Partners, Rasure Floor Covering, Reliable Renovations, LLC, Riney Hancock CPAs PSC, Schultheis Insurance Agency, Inc., Shepherd Insurance, Shoe Carnival, Siegel’s Uniforms, Sign Crafters, Inc., Signarama, Southwestern Indiana Building & Construction Council, Sprout Design, St. Vincent, Stifel Ruder Investment, Strouse Wealth Advisors, Swat Pest Management, Inc., Team McClintock, Tim J. Otte CPA, PC, Tri-State Trophies, TRU Event Rental, U-Vet Animal Clinic, Vectren, Within Sight, Woodforest National Bank, and Ziemer, Stayman,Weitzel & Shoulders, LLP.
Learn more about Aurora’s mission and the Gingerbread Fundraiser at www.auroraevansville.org.