Events and Fundraisers
EVENTS IN 2013
Supporting Guild events is a great way to raise funds for children at MultiCare Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Center
Lillian Shotwell Guild – 2014 Calendars
Beginning September 1st and until they are sold out
Members of the Lillian Shotwell Guild will begin selling the Mary Bridge Brigade 2014 calendars beginning the 1st of September for $6.00 each. They will be available from any guild member, as well as for sale in the MBB Gift Shops.
Contact Person: Judy Mork at 253-759-3679
SHOTWELL NUTS ARE BACK!
Order forms are available from members of the Lillian Shotwell Guild to order a variety of packaged nuts for your holiday baking and snacking pleasure, including almonds, walnuts, pistachios, pecans and more. If any of you have ordered these nuts before, you know they are well worth the price and the effort to get your order ready. Anyone wanting an order blank or information about this project should contact Judy Mork at 253-759-3679.
Capt. Sue Dauser Guild
Ongoing Event – While Supply Lasts
Members of the Capt. Sue Dauser Guild are selling ballpoint pens that include the new Mary Bridge Brigade – Champions for Children’s Health name. These pens are being sold for $5.00 and are available from any guild members while the supply lasts
Contact persons are: Agnes Schultheis at 360-876-3195 or
Anita Sheehan at 360-779-8185.
Sarah Eckert Guild – Vashon Island Coffee
Members of the Sarah Eckert Guild are sponsoring the sale of 1 lb bags of Vashon Island Coffee, regular and decaf, for $10.00 per bag. To place your order or to get more information, contact person is Martha Ray at 360-275-1710.
Mary Edna Agnew Guild – Jars of Bean Soup Mix
Members of the Mary Edna Agnew Guild have prepared jars of bean soup for sale for $3.50 each, just in time for the start of the fall season. Anyone interested in purchasing a supply for gifts or your own use, contact person is Bev Forstrom at 253-845-1307.
Chambers Creek Guild – Spring Flower Bowls
Get an early jolt of spring time! Chambers Creek Guild is taking pre-orders now for lovely, abundant pots of spring flowers in bloom in 16-inch colored bowls that will be available for delivery the first two weeks of March 2014. Members of Mary Bridge Brigade, family and friends are urged to call now to place your order. Each bowl is $20.00 and will include miniature daffodils, tulips, primroses and hyacinths. The unique oval shape of the bowl makes it easy to fit on wide window sills, railings, steps or anywhere you want to place them. What lovely gifts these will make for hostesses, card parties, etc.
Place your pre-order by contacting Jill Johnston at 253-564-4023.
Karen J. Lynch Guild – Mary Bridge Brigade Lapel Pins (Now available )
Karen J. Lynch Guild members will begin selling their colorful new Mary Bridge Brigade logo pins at all events. Wearing one of these pins will make promoting our organization even easier.
Contact Person: Karen J. Lynch at 253-588-9043
Dr. Yoli Duralde Guild and Dr. Edward Rich Guild – Cookie Walk
Friday, December 13th, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Come and fill your cookie jar! This fundraising event, sponsored by members of the Dr. Yoli Duralde Guild and the Dr. Edward Rich Guild, was a huge success when they first tried it last year. Anyone who was there to see the amazing display of beautiful Christmas cookies knows that you don’t want to be late. Homemade cookies are sold by the pound, so you can select as many as you want, and the variety you wish. The event will take place in the Jackson Hall Auditorium, 314 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma 98405. Parking is available in the Baker Center Parking Garage.
Contact person: Tricia Tadie at 253-759-6974.