CARNEGIE, Pa., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Join us for some "Magical Moments" with elegant sit-down dining and unparalleled views at Pittsburgh's renowned LeMont Restaurant. Thanks to the generosity of restaurateurs Ed and Anna Dunlap, you can make a difference in the lives of needy seniors and children. On Thursday, February 19th at 6:30pm, The Salvation Army and WTAE TV Channel 4's project Bundle-Up will hold its sixth annual "Auction Kickoff Dinner," co-hosted by WTAE project Bundle-Up Chairman and Chief Meterologist Mike Harvey, and WTAE Chronicle Host Sally Wiggin. The evening's festivities include live entertainment by Illusionist Collin Stover as well as Tom Watt, "A Man of Many Voices;" a live auction; appearances by local celebrities and more!
Your donation of a new item(s) in its original packaging or a gift card with a minimum retail value of $100 per person is your admission into the Auction Kickoff Dinner. Monetary donations are also gladly accepted. The gifts collected at the door will be auctioned at The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's project Bundle-Up Annual Online Auction in August and September of 2015. For gift suggestions and reservations, visit The Salvation Army and WTAE-TV's project Bundle-Up website at www.projectbundleup.com. RSVPs must be received by February 17, 2015. Space is limited to the first 200 guests. Donations of gift items are tax deductible.
The annual project Bundle-Up Online Auction is a key fundraiser that supports the purchase of new winter outerwear for children and seniors from low and middle-low income households. In conjunction with WTAE-TV Channel 4, the Annual Online Auction generates more than $125,000 annually. For 29 years, project Bundle-Up has raised more than 12.5 million dollars and has provided more than 250,000 Western Pennsylvanian children and senior citizens with new warm winter gear from head to toe.
Both a church and a social service organization, The Salvation Army began in London, England in 1865. Today, it provides critical services in 126 countries worldwide. The 28-county Western Pennsylvania Division serves thousands of needy families through a wide variety of support services. To learn more about The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania, log onto www.salvationarmy-wpa.org. The Salvation Army … Doing the most good . . . for the most people . . . in the most need.
SOURCE The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division