The Share Gala


Event Details


Share of Lancaster is in its 36th year of bringing comfort and understanding to families through every stage of the grief process. Your support provides programs for bereaved parents including no-cost Share burials, free support groups, a telephone information line, Mother’s Day Remembrance Brunch, Walk to Remember and community education.


Saturday, October 28, 2017

The Share Gala


October 28, 2017 will be a night to remember with our annual Gala dinner and silent & live auction. This year, our theme — Bringing Light to Darkness — will be aglow at The Emerald Foundation, 2120 Oregon Pike, Lancaster — from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

The event includes fabulous hors d’oeuvres, a buffet dinner, dessert, coffee, beer and wine. There will be a cash bar for cocktails.


Live Auction Items for Bid


Dive In!

Donated by:

Manheim Township Recreation and Park Planning

Cool off this summer with a 2018 pool membership for a family of four (4) to the Overlook and Skyline Pools in Manheim Township.

Value:

$381 for Manheim Township residents

$508 for non-residents


Up, Up and Away

Donated by:

DavCo Advertising

Enjoy the view from above with this one-hour hot air balloon ride certificate for two (2).

Value:

$400


Shine on Harvest Moon

Donated by:

Harvest Moon Bed & Breakfast

Relax and rejuvenate with two (2) nights for two (2) in the room of your choice at the Harvest Moon Bed & Breakfast — New Holland, PA. All of the beautifully appointed rooms are filled with amenities that include goose down comforters, and a queen-or-king-sized bed. Your breakfast will feature one of Harvest Moon’s signature dishes — prepared by Chef Carl.

Value:

$500


Lights, Sirens, Celebrate

Donated by:

Manheim Township Fire Rescue

You will feel like a hero when you throw this two-hour birthday party for 10 kids at the Manheim Township Fire Rescue — Eden Fire Station. Includes a fire safety presentation, visit from Sparky the Fire Dog, a fire station tour, fire truck ride for all kids, cheese pizza, birthday cake, drinks and fire prevention goodie bags.

Value:

$250


Tiny House Staycation

Donated by:

Shallowbrook Farm

Experience the tiny house trend for yourself with two (2) nights (Mon–Thu) in this beautifully executed tiny house nestled on a private corner of Shallowbrook Farm, a stunning 50-acre horse farm in New Providence, PA. There is no better way to relax than by sitting on the outdoor deck. Soak in some peace & quiet, rocking in the rockers while enjoying the beautiful horses grazing right in front of you. Then, roast some s’mores over the outdoor fire pit — wood provided.

Value:

$500


Night on the Town

Donated by:

Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes & Crematory, The Pressroom and more to come

Arrive in style with a 6-hour limousine ride around Lancaster for 6 people, or Sprinter van for 11 people, with gift cards to local restaurants.

Value:

$800


Dude for a Day

Donated by:

Two Dudes Painting

Get that project done with one painter for an eight-hour workday (paint not included).

Value:

$400


Come Fly Away

Donated by:

Dr. William Bradford, May-Grant Obstetrics & Gynecology

See beautiful Lancaster County from a whole new perspective with a one-hour plane ride for four (4) (five if one is a child).

Value:

Priceless


Vacation in Ocean City, MD at Saurbaugh’s by the Sea

Donated by:

Lacey Saurbaugh

Enjoy three (3) nights in this fully renovated first-floor condo. It offers 800+ sq. ft. of space, consisting of a large living room, dining area, fully equipped open concept kitchen, two full baths and two bedrooms — all of which are beautifully furnished and decorated.

The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed with a full bathroom. The second bedroom has a single-over-double bunk bed with trundle to sleep four. The living room area has comfortable sectional sofa with a queen-sized sofa bed. Sheets are provided for all beds. Located on the bay with a pool available during the spring and summer seasons.

Available through 05/24/18 or after 09/04/18

Value:

$600


Go Fish!

Donated by:

Don Hollinger and Jon Metzger

Spend a half day on the Susquehanna River with Don Hollinger — local Susquehanna small mouth bass expert. This priceless trip is for one or two people during the spring of 2018 — fishing tackle provided. Also includes handmade fishing net by Jon Metzger.

Value:

Priceless



Learn More

If you have questions, please e-mail us at shareoflancservices@gmail.com.

Also, contact us if you cannot attend, but would like to donate an item for our auction, or sponsor the event.


Event Sponsors


Ambassadors


Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit

Butterfly


Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit

Hope


Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit

Love


Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit

Event Contributors


Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit
Share of Lancaster - A 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit