🌟 Step into an afternoon of elegance and timeless tradition with the Shepherd’s Center Of Chesterfield! 🌟

 

🎉 Don’t miss out on our 13th Annual Afternoon Tea Party Fundraiser! 🎉

 

Indulge in a delightful blend of sophistication and fun as we gather on Saturday, May 11, from 2-4 pm at the enchanting Chester Baptist Church, nestled at 4317 School Street in Chester, VA 23831.

 

📞 Hurry! Reserve your tickets or sponsorships by reaching out to Cricket or Susan at 804-706-9198. This is an event you won’t want to miss, as tickets fly off the shelves faster than you can steep a cup of tea! ☕ Let’s make memories and make a difference together. See you there! 🌺

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s 13th Annual Afternoon Tea Fundraiser

 

The businesses of Chesterfield County and surrounding communities have a long and loyal history of supporting the services and programs of The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield. Here is your opportunity to show your commitment to our senior friends and neighbors. As a proud sponsor, you will receive Our deep appreciation.

Exclusive Title Sponsorship Level:                   $1500 Exclusive Title Level Sponsor                                    

Benefits Include:

  • Sixteen tickets to the Afternoon Tea Fundraiser on Saturday, May 11, 2024
  • Reserved logo sponsor table at the event
  • Your company’s name and logo on all event advertising
  • Identified as the Exclusive Title Sponsor for the event in all media (newspaper, cable, TV magazines)
  • This includes your name or logo on all mailings, including The Shepherd’s Center’s newsletter, which has a circulation of 1800, and all event e-mailings, including our website.
  • Full Page Advertisement in Event Program
  • Public recognition on the evening of the event as an Exclusive Title Level Sponsor

Gold Sponsorship Level:                                                          $750 Donation for Food Cost

        

Benefits include:

Eight tickets to the Afternoon Tea Fundraiser on Saturday, May 11, 2024

  • Identified as a Gold Sponsor in all media (newspaper, cable, TV magazines)
  • This includes your name or logo on all mailings, including The Shepherd’s Center’s newsletter, which has a circulation of 1800, and all event e-mailings, including our website.
  • Half Page Advertisement in Event Program
Silver Sponsorship Level:                                                           $500 Donation

                                                                                   

Benefits include:

  • Four tickets to the Afternoon Tea Fundraiser on Saturday, May 11, 2024
  • Identified as a Silver Sponsor in all media (newspaper, cable, TV magazines)
  • This includes your name or logo on all mailings, including The Shepherd’s Center’s newsletter, which has a circulation of 1800, and all event e-mailings, including our website.

Table Sponsorship Level:                                                           $300 Donation

           

Benefits include:

  • Two tickets to the Afternoon Tea Fundraiser on Saturday, May 11, 2024
  • This includes your name or logo on all mailings, including The Shepherd’s Center’s newsletter, which has a circulation of 1800, and all event e-mailings, including our website.

 

13th Annual Afternoon Tea Fundraiser Sponsorship Form

 

The 13th Annual Afternoon Tea Fundraiser will help support our mission of helping seniors in need lead a safe,

healthy, and active lifestyle. Since its inception in 2001, the Shepherd’s Center has been enriching the lives of adults 60

and over by offering volunteer opportunities for community service and lifelong learning and helping them remain healthy, safe, active, and independent as long as possible.

 

Since 2001, the Center’s volunteers have driven over 500,000 miles to help the elderly in our community. This past year, the Shepherd’s Center’s volunteers have provided;

  • They provided 1,600 rides to medical appointments and grocery shopping for seniors in our local community.
  • They provided food delivery from the Chesterfield County Food Bank and Hopewell Food Pantry for those seniors in need.
  • Offered lifelong learning educational classes

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield is a volunteer 501 ( c) 3 non-profit serving the local community.

 

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s 13th   Annual Afternoon Tea Fundraiser

will be held on

Saturday, May 11, 2024

2:00-4:00 p.m.

Chester Baptist Church’s Great Hall

4317 School Street

Chester, VA 23831

  

For more information, please call 804-706-9198 or visit The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s

website at www.shepcenter.org.

 

Mail the completed form with payment no later than Monday, April 29, 2024, to:

 

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield

P.O. Drawer 170

6800 Lucy Corr Blvd.

Chesterfield, VA 23832

Name of Sponsor/Organization: _____________________________________________________

Contact Name: ___________________________________________________________________

Preferred Contact Number: ______________ Alternative Phone #: __________________________

Address: _________________________________________________________________________

Email: ___________________________________________________________________________

Sponsorship Level: _________________________________________________________________

Your generous support will benefit The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s

 Community Caring Services for the Elderly!

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St. Patrick's Charity Auction Fundraiser!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s St. Patrick’s Day Charity Auction Fundraiser Deemed a Resounding Success!

Chesterfield, VA: The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield proudly announces the triumphant outcome of its St. Patrick’s Day Charity Auction Fundraiser. The event saw an overwhelming response from the community, with over 150 attendees. Executive Director Mrs. Susan McCammon expressed her gratitude for the tremendous support received, highlighting the event’s sold-out status and the enthusiastic participation of patrons and sponsors alike.

It was held at the picturesque Meadowbrook Country Club on Saturday, March 9. The evening was an extraordinary blend of philanthropy, entertainment, and camaraderie. Mrs. Margaret Edie, President of Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s Board of Trustees, was the evening’s emcee. Renowned auctioneer Mrs. Wendy Grimm, President of the Auctioneer Association of Virginia, gave her expertise to the proceedings, ensuring a dynamic and engaging auction experience for all. Guests were serenaded by the soulful melodies of saxophonist Michael Redman, adding an elegant touch to the event’s ambiance. The generosity of Gold Sponsors, Morrissett Funeral and Cremation Service, Virginia Energy & Lighting (VEL), and Markham Burial Vault Service, among others, played a pivotal role in the event’s success. Silver Sponsors such as The Art Factory & Party Place, C3 Heating & Air, Davis Auto Sales, Life Celebration, Home Health & Recovery Companion-Olga Sorrells-PCA, Warfield-Rohr Casket Co., Inc. and Exclusive Wine Pull Sponsor, Wyzisk Pro Services, Bronze Sponsors: The Mast Family and TruBlue of Midlothian Home Service Ally and also contributed significantly to the cause. The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield extends heartfelt appreciation to its passionate volunteers, the organization’s lifeblood. Their unwavering dedication, expertise, and generosity empower the Center to provide vital services and programs to seniors in Chesterfield County and neighboring communities. From free accompanied transportation to HandyHands home repairs and Adventures in Learning mini-college courses, volunteers ensure seniors remain active, safe, healthy, and engaged in their golden years while in their homes.

Funds raised during the event will directly support these critical services, enabling the Shepherd’s Center to continue its mission of enhancing the lives of seniors in the community. Individuals are interested in volunteering or accessing services are encouraged to contact the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield at (804) 706-6689 or visit www.shepcenter.org.

Join us at the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield in celebrating the spirit of compassion and community. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates on upcoming events and opportunities to get involved.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Susan McCammon

Executive Director

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield

P.O. Drawer 170

6800 Lucy Corr Blvd.

Chesterfield, VA  23832

804-706-9198

About the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield:

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting seniors in Chesterfield County and surrounding areas. Through a network of passionate volunteers, the Center provides essential services and programs designed to promote independence, health, and well-being among seniors in the community. For more information, visit www.shepcenter.org.

Photos courtesy of Brian Wotring  Photography.

In Memory of Mr. Eldridge Brock

Eldridge was not just a valued member of our organization; he was one of the visionaries who played a pivotal role in founding the Shepherd’s Center in 1999. His passion, persistent dedication, and unwavering commitment have left an indelible mark on our community and organization.

Eldridge’s contributions were not limited to his role as a founding member. Throughout the years, he served on numerous committees, consistently providing steadfast support and leadership to our organization for over 25 years. These committees included:

  • Board of Trustees (Past and Current) & Founding  Member
  • Charity Auction Volunteer
  • Applebee’s Breakfast Fundraiser Volunteer
  • Senior Idol Volunteer
  • Tea Party Volunteer
  • Bulk Mailing Committee Member
  • Executive Committee Member
  • Finance Member
  • Fundraising Task Force Member
  • Board of Trustees Member filling Mrs. Beckie Brock’s his wife board position upon her passing.
  • CCRC Member
  • Volunteer Driver
  • Finance Co-Chair
  • Treasurer Chair

Eldridge’s absence will undoubtedly leave a significant gap in our organization that will be challenging to fill. Eldridge’s life and legacy let us also reflect on his tremendous impact on us and the Shepherd’s Center. His unwavering dedication for over 25 years has shaped our organization’s success and growth.

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The Shepherd's Center of Chesterfield is actively seeking fun and caring volunteers!

When you shop at Kroger, a small donation will be made to the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield. When you register,  use the NPO number: XG316 so that the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield will receive a donation from your purchases. Visit the Kroger Rewards Program site now.

CARINGCENT

When you sign up to have your debit or credit card linked to this program so any purchases made on that card will be rounded up to the nearest dollar with the change donated to the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield. Visit CaringCent site now.

CARS PROGRAM

Donate any unwanted vehicle to C.A.R.S. Choose the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield as your Non-Profit. The Vehicle will be picked up at no cost to you and you will receive a statement for your taxes once the vehicle has been sold. Proceeds from the sale of the vehicle will benefit the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield. Visit the C.A.R.S. site now.

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