Kaity's Way 4th Annual Celebrities/Heroes Step, Against Teen Dating Violence
Great Entertainment, Food & Fun * Silent Auction * Raffle
*New and Exciting Year - Please read thru the details*
Kaity's Way and Talking Stick Resort is excited to once again host "Celebrities/Heroes Step, Against Teen Dating Violence" to be held at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. This signature event for Kaity's Way is scheduled for July 27, 2013.
This event is a fun filled evening...all to bring awareness and raise funds for Kaity's Way. You can take part and vote for your favorite local celebrities and heroes who will be paired up with local dance instructors all volunteering their time to help raise funds by competing for the title of "Best Stepper Against Teen Dating Violence." Additional entertainment will be mixed in with the show.
New this year we will have electronic bidding and voting a new (high tech) system. At the event you will be able to keep your eye on your bidding items without missing the show thanks to text bidding and mobile updates. You will be able to vote for your favorite 'stepper' via a quick and easy text.
Bidding, voting, and buying raffle tickets is a wonderful way to contribute to this amazing cause. Mix & mingle with local celebrities/heroes, have dinner, and enjoy this great event all while supporting a wonderful cause.
We encourage you to plan ahead. Start early and come prepared for this grand event.
One more thing..... Talking Stick Resort has a special room rate for anyone attending the event that wants to book a room. The rate is $109 a night and based on availability. You must call the reservation line at 866 877 9897 and mention Kaity's Way to get this rate.
Text Bidding/Voting: Bring your fully charged phones to utilize this innovative new (high tech) text bidding system for the Silent Auction and to vote for your favorite 'Stepper'.
How do I vote for my favorite 'stepper'? You will use your phone to vote or submit your vote with an auction staff person. It's simple, you simply text in the word "VOTE" and identify your favorite couple's three digit ID number. Each vote you cast will cost you $1.00 all proceeds going to Kaity's Way.
Do I need a smartphone to participate? No you only need a phone with texting capabilities to participate, although smartphone users will have the option of bidding both via texting and mobile browser.
Can I preregister? Yes, you can preregister a week in advance when we launch the online auction.
What if I'm not a "texter"? Don't worry - we'll have roaming auction staff equipped with iPads to help you make your bids and vote.
How do I know if I've been outbid? Once you bid on an item, you'll receive a text confirming you are high bidder. If someone outbids you, you will get an immediate text notification letting you know that someone has outbid you.
How do I know if I won an item? You will receive a text update confirming that you are the winning bidder as soon as the auction is closed.
Will I get a receipt when I check out for the items I won?Yes you will receive an itemized receipt with detailed information when you check out.
Can I pay cash at the event for voting and silent auction items? Absolutely... just let the Qtego Representative know that is what you would like to do.
Our confirmed Celebrities/Heroes this year are:
Gerry Allen, Retired Mesa PD and Teacher at Franklin Police & Fire High School
James Sinohui, K9 Officer Avondale Police Department
Diana DeLugan, Vocal Artist
Francisco Ortiz, Army Reserves
Chief Debora Black, Glendale Police Department
Debra Heuett, El Mirage Police Department
Dance Studios involved: Dance Doctors, Arrowhead Arthur Murray, Dance Starz AZ and Absolute Rhythm....
Tickets On Sale now!
All proceeds benefit Kaity's Way, a non-profit organization on a mission to end teen dating violence and promote healthy relationships, created in honor of Kaitlyn Marie Sudberry.
Can't make the event, but want to support this worthy cause....
Go to our website: http://www.kaitysway.org/donations.html or send your donation to Kaity's Way, P.O. Box 83494, Phoenix, Az 85071.
Talking Stick Resort (View)
9800 E. Indian Bend Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
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