Auction Saturday will raise funds for Lakes Region and Moultonborough Methodist Food Pantries (279 w/3 col Bri&Mike)
Published DateMOULTONBOROUGH — Silent and live auctions will be held at the Moultonborough Lions Club on Saturday, June 1, to benefit the Lakes Region Food Pantry and the Moultonborough United Methodist Church Food Pantry.
The live auction will begin at 6 p.m. sharp. The doors will be opened at 4:30 p.m. for preview and food will be available. More than 250 items will be auctioned in the balloon, silent and live auctions.
As of mid-May 17, over 75 gift certificates/cards had been donated by businesses and over 100 live and silent auction items had been donated including all types of furniture, antiques and collectibles. This will be an "old-fashioned live auction" with no buyer's premium and each item going to the highest bidder. Every dollar taken in will be used to purchase food items to keep the food pantry shelves, refrigerators and freezers stocked.
Donated items in very good condition and gift certificates are still being accepted. Those who have items to donate can call Kate or Mike Lancor (476-8409) or Amy Norton (986-0357).
This year's Annual Food Pantries Auction is the seventh auction being conducted by HOPE (Helping Other People Everywhere) Auctions. HOPE Auctions was formed for the sole purpose of raising funds for charity organizations. Everyone associated with HOPE Auctions volunteers their time and efforts and every item to be auctioned must be donated
Mike Lancor (left) and Brian Litcof invite everyone to attend the 5th Annual Food Pantries Auction to be held at the Moultonborough Lions Club on Saturday, June 1. The doors will open at 4:30 p.m. for preview and food concession. The live auction will begin at 6 p.m. Every dollar raised will go to support the Lakes Region and Moultonborough United Methodist Church food pantries. (Courtesy photo)