Join us for CCEF’s 22nd Annual Gala: Cruisin’ for Clarke!

Saturday, September 21, 2019


Shenandoah Valley Golf Club
134 Golf Club Circle, Front Royal, Virginia, 22630




An evening of dining, entertainment, amazing live
and silent auction items, and photo booth fun! We will
also celebrate our guest of honor, Mr. Johnny Milleson.


For 28 years, people in and around Clarke County have been donating
to our local public schools through the CCEF. These donations have
allowed CCEF to proudly give back over 2.5 million dollars in support
of our mission! Please help us continue to enrich our schools, students
and teachers by joining us on September 21st. If you cannot attend,
tax deductible donations are greatly appreciated to make the evening
a success!


Check out these INCREDIBLE live auction packages for our upcoming Gala! Did you know, you don’t have to be present at the gala to bid? See something you and your friends may enjoy? Put in an absentee bid! Who knows, maybe you’ll be the lucky winner AND help us Cruise for Clarke!

1- John H. Enders Fire Company Ride
A ride you’ll never forget on John H. Enders Fire Company! Enjoy this group ride on a four alarm fire truck to school OR at a birthday party for up to 4 friends! The trip of a lifetime for your kiddo that he/she will not soon forget! 
Donated By: John H. Enders Fire Company

2- West Virginia Adventure Weekend
Explore some of the best the state has to offer in Wild and Wonderful West Virginia! Enjoy two, 1 night stays at the Hampton Inn & Suites Charles Town, West Virginia while enjoying the all-you-can-eat Epic Buffet At Hollywood Casino for 4. During the day, be ready for adventure at River Riders with 4 certificates for tubing or the adventure park in beautiful Harpers Ferry, WV. In the evening, enjoy at show at the Old Opera House Theatre Company with 2 free tickets to any show.
Donated By: Tara Orndorff, Raul Carvajal, Chris Cox & Christine Brewer

3- Custom Cornhole Boards
Custom, one of a kind Clarke County Cornhole Boards painted by local artist and CCHS Alumni, Casey Hamrick! You can practice your “Sliders” and “Swishers” on these boards to be ready to compete in CCEF’s 3rd Annual Cornhole Tournament this Spring on March 28, 2020! These boards were handmade by Scott Northcraft and include a CCHS cinch bag and cornhole bags.
Donated By: Scott Northcraft Painted By: Casey Hamrick

4- Chauffeured Brewery Tour
Let us do the driving and you do the drinking on this local brewery tour! On this tour we will be going off the beaten path to experience local, family-run breweries riding in style in a luxury chauffeured vehicle for up to 12 people total, donated by Road Yachts! Enjoy a day visiting your choice of breweries for up to 4 hours of chauffeured service! Also included in this package are gift certificates to Dirt Farm Brewing($50), B Chord Brewing Company($30), Old 690 Brewing Company($100), Black Hoof Brewing Company ($50), and Bear Chase Brewing Company($50 as well as Growler Pack) to get your party started!
(extra time available for purchase, gratuity not included)
Donated By: Road Yachts, Dirt Farm Brewing, B Chord Brewing, Old 690, Black Hoof Brewery, and Bear Chase Brewery

5- The Guardians by Dorothy Henkle
Hand painted framed print of an oil painting of Historic Long Branch. Very limited edition- #12/50. Notice the two dogs on the front lawn “guarding” the mansion!
Donated By: Mrs. Kimberly Walsh Stutzman

6- Christmas in the Big Apple
Create lifelong Christmas Memories with a trip to the wonderful The Phillips Club in New York City this December 5-7th, 2019. The tree at Rockefeller Center will be lit, all of the store windows will be decorated, and ice skating awaits you in Central Park or at Rockefeller Center. Everywhere you look, the spirit of Christmas abounds.

You will be staying in a luxury one bedroom apartment near Lincoln Center. With a king size bed in the bedroom, and a queen-size sleeper bed in the living room, up to four people can enjoy New York City at its finest. You will receive daily maid service, luxury toiletries and linens, and coffee/tea with fully equipped kitchen, in this spacious apartment that overlooks Broadway and is walkable to Central Park.
Donated By: Ms. Cindy Shimp

7- Geneva Jackson Apple Cake
Enjoy this true CCEF tradition! Bid on this “famous in a small town” apple cake baked by our beloved local baker and volunteer extraordinaire, Geneva Jackson! Always a bidding war on this delicious treat. Be warned, giving back is contagious! Many delight in bidding for this cake more than once!
Donated By: Ms. Geneva Jackson

8- An Inspiring Williamsburg Stay
Enjoy the magic of Christmas at a 3 night stay on December 12th-15th, 2019 at the Wyndham Governor’s Green. Located close to Colonial Williamsburg, Busch Gardens and other top attractions, is beautifully designed and landscaped on the outside, elegantly decorated on the inside, with a full activity menu to appeal to every generation. The resort offers an indoor pool and hottub, day spa, billiards room, mini golf and two playgrounds. Nearby Colonial Williamsburg will have many festive activities to celebrate the joy of the season!
Donated By: Dr. Eric Myer

9- Basket of Cheer
Bid on this “Basket of Cheer” to help you get through the year! Enjoy a variety of adult beverages all donated by the CCEF Board of Directors! Winner takes all- or who knows, maybe they will share?!
Donated By: CCEF Board of Directors

10- Dine Like the Rich and Famous
Dine in style with a local, professional chef (and CCHS Alumni), Sean Kellyfor a night you won’t forget with all your friends! Chef Kelly will come to a venue of your choice to prepare an amazing 5 course meal for up to 10 guests total. Dinner includes fresh, local beef from Audley Farm Angus, 8 bottles of Bluemont VineyardWine, and local produce donated by Great Country Farms! This will be a night you’ll never forget!
Donated By: Chef Sean Kelly, Audley Farms, Bluemont Vineyard & Great Country Farms

11- Valentine’s In Vegas
February 9-16, 2020
Enjoy a week of relaxation and fun in Vegas at the gorgeous Wyndham Grand Desert, because we all know, what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas! This Mediterranean-style, mega resort, 1.1 miles from the Vegas Strip has three towers that allow for beautiful mountain, dramatic city and charming courtyard views of the lagoon-style pool. This spacious two-unit resort suite can accomodate 6 adults or a family of 8 people comfortably. Each unit features a bedroom, bathroom, living room with queen sleeper sofa and kitchen. The resort also offers 4 hot tubs, two fitness centers, spacious sundecks and an activities center.
Donated By: Dr. and Mrs. Jack Potter


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