SOURCE: Congregation B'nai Jehudah

Congregation B'nai Jehudah

February 24, 2011 10:00 ET

Congregation B'nai Jehudah to Host Silent Auction, Raffle March 20

Hundreds of Items Available to Bid on; One-Week Tahoe Timeshare up for Raffle

OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwire - February 24, 2011) -  The Temple Congregation B'nai Jehudah will host a silent auction on Sunday, March 20 of hundreds of wonderful products and services including: jewelry, restaurants, lodging, tutoring, Lasik surgery, automotive, sports items, apparel and footwear. B'nai Jehudah, located at 12320 Nall Avenue, Overland Park, Kansas, will hold the event from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend and bid on the items.

At the same time, the congregation will also hold a raffle for the chance to win a fabulous prize: A 7-day, 6-night stay in a 3-bedroom condo in Tahoe Village, NV. The condo accommodates eight and can be used 3/31/11 - 4/1/12, excluding the week of Dec. 25 - Jan. 1. Flights not included. More details will be available to the winner. Tickets are $10.00 each or three for $25.00 and will be available for sale at The Temple on March 20. The deadline for purchasing tickets will be at 1:30 p.m. The drawing will occur at 1:45 p.m. Participants do not have to be present to win but must be over 18 years old. B'nai Jehudah employees and their families cannot participate in the raffle.

"We expect the silent auction and raffle to be a lot of fun and to make for some great deals on items for the winners," said James Grant, silent auction chairman and Temple board member. "We are incredibly thankful to all our donors who are businesses, educational institutions, and individuals located in a range from Topeka to Missouri. Their support is a collective gesture of extraordinary generosity and community-building which is consistent with the values we emphasize at B'nai Jehudah."

The silent auction and raffle are being held in conjunction with the Jewish holiday of Purim. Food and drinks will be available for sale. Proceeds from the events will benefit the educational and community services programs of The Temple.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Cindy Arlint
    913-663-4050 ext. 204

    James Grant