Derby Day 2015: Hats On for the Kids
Don't miss this signature event celebrating the 141st Kentucky Derby
helping Lilliput ensure every foster child is given the opportunity
to be part of a safe, nurturing, lifelong family.
THANK YOU supporters for having a direct impact on helping Lilliput
best serve our community's most vulnerable children through your support of
the "Derby Day
2015: Hats On for the Kids” fundraiser. Known as “The
Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports,” the Kentucky Derby
party drew a diverse audience of horse racing enthusiasts, as
well as “foodies” who enjoy the wonderful culinary offerings of Mulvaney’s.
If you are interested in being recognized as a Derby Day sponsor, please
see our ACREs of DREAMS Partnership Opportunities!
This year, we are seeking annual partners with benefits provided by us
throughout the year as well as at our Derby Day and Spare One events.
Questions? Contact Elizabeth Morabito at (916) 567-4472 or
We are honored to be partnering with the following organizations and
individuals this year. They are helping kids dreams of lifelong families
SPECIAL THANKS TO:
We hope you will consider our supporters for your business and personal
needs in the future.
Tickets will be on
sale at the end of March!
will be $60/person and includes:
- Hosted wine & beer
- Southern-style food and fun all
- Live auction, raffle and door prize
- Convenient valet parking
If purchased at least 2 weeks prior to
the event, tickets will be mailed to you. Otherwise, they will be held for
you at the door.
Would you like an instant wine cellar of 100 bottles
of fine red and white wine? For $100, you can have that chance!
With only 100 tickets available, the odds are excellent. All of the wines
will be valued at minimally $20. The raffle will be held at this Derby Day
event. You do not need to be present to win. The wine will be held at Nugget
Markets in South Sacramento for pick up by the winner.
The instant wine cellar is made possible thanks to a partnership with
To purchase a ticket, please contact Elizabeth Morabito at (916) 567-4472 or
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
1215 19th St
Sacramento, CA 95811
- Live broadcast of the races on multiple big screen
- Delicious authentic Southern food menu by Mulvaney's.
- Live jazz band playing throughout the afternoon.
- Annual "Ladies Hat Contest"
- Live and silent auctions with amazing items to be revealed
- Raffle prizes valued at over $3,000, plus special door prizes.
Valet parking will be available for your convenience
David Sobon has consulted with hundreds of foundations, non-profits,
service and religious groups around the country during the last 21 years to
help them fulfill their fundraising goals.
David is an active member of The Association of Fundraising Professionals
and a part of their teaching faculty. As a member of The National
Auctioneers Association, he earned the title of Benefit Auction Specialists.
As a member of the Board of Directors at Children’s Miracle Network &
Chevo’s Fund, David’s contributions are felt throughout the community.
David’s fresh and innovative ideas have given way to great and exciting
events. It is David’s unique “Benefit Auction System” that helps
organizations raise more money and have more fun while changing the lives of
those they serve. David says, “There is no better feeling than coming off
the stage knowing you made a difference”.
David Sobon Auctions - 1724 N St, Sacramento, CA 95814
The "most creative" hat will be determined by the Derby Day attendees!
Feel free to contact Elizabeth Morabito
for more information, to make a check payment, or with any questions! 916-567-4472 or
Lilliput Children’s Services practices effective and
ethical fundraising and upholds the
Fundraising Professionals’ Code of Ethics and Donor
Bill of Rights.