Auction For A Cause to Benefit The Children Shelter of the Upstate, Oct. 7

September 16, 2011 at 3:30 pm

The Children Shelter of the Upstate, Inc. is participating in the Uptown Sertoma Club’s 2011 Auction for a Cause on Friday, October 7, 2011 at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium.  All proceeds from the sale of donations to the Children Shelter of the Upstate, Inc. will be designated for programs at the Shelter.  

A few of the many items that the Children Shelter has to be auctioned off:

  • Round trip airfare, hotel and show tickets for four to Las Vegas
  • Salon package, spa package, hair cut & style packages
  • Drive a BMW from BMW for a day
  • A telescope, Oakley shades, handbags, jewelry, soccer net and ball
  • Skate board, skate rail, skate lessons for a year
  • Free oil changes for a year
  • One year of car insurance from AAA Insurance
  • Clemson tickets for 4
  • Signed Panthers football
  • Panthers tickets

That is just to name a few, the event itself is worth $10 alone. There will be live music, free food, drinks and raffles. Please remember this event is not something to go to if you’re just trying to get a good deal. This is an event that is trying to raise money for local abused and neglected children here in Upstate S.C.

Event Details:

Join us at the auction! There will be many items available in the silent auctions as well as live auction items available for bid.  This is a great time to shop for that special someone! Doors open at 5:30 p.m. on October 7. Soft drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar for beer and wine will be available as you enjoy your shopping experience. Tickets cost $10 and if you buy them from the Shelter, we will retain 100% of the proceeds! Tickets at the door are $15. Visit

to buy tickets online or email