A Night in
Hollywood NEEDS YOU!
By Logan Emrick
A Night in Hollywood – On March 5th, the second annual Special Olympics
fundraising event, A Night in Hollywood, will be held at Greenville
High School. This event spotlights the artistic talents of our Special
Olympians recognizing them as the stars they are!
Now is the time for all Special Olympians to register to participate in
this amazing event! It is also the time for the Darke County Businesses
to join through sponsorship of this exciting event. Please consider
joining Second National Bank and Supply Chain Management as a business
Activities the Special Olympians can participate in are Who is the
Baby?, Talent Show, or Art Auction. The Who’s the Baby game requires
the Olympian to submit a baby photo and a current picture of
themselves. This activity is open to all Special Olympians. The photos
are displayed and guests at the event will make guesses to match the
photos baby to now.
The Art Auction is a showcase of artwork created by a Special Olympian.
Each piece of artwork is then auctioned off to the guests through a
silent bidding process. ANY art is acceptable. Jewelry, paintings,
chalk, trash turned to treasure, clay, and many more. Please consider
donating the work of the Special Olympian to be showcased and then
money raised from its sale.
The evening includes a Talent show. Please consider signing up to
participate in this event. It’s the Special Olympians opportunity to
shine on stage and in the spotlight. Music, dramatic reading, theatre,
reading poems or other creative opportunities.
Guests will enjoy special guest performances from the Greenville Jazz
Scene and Wavaires entertainment. Sign-up in your class at school or
contact Mrs. Buchy via email - Dbuchy@greenville.k12.oh.us.
You will have many opportunities to give back to Special Olympics fund
throughout A Night In Hollywood with business donations –Raffle prizes,
Table Sponsorship $200.00 and Event sponsorship $500.00. In
our inaugural event we raised $7,082 specifically for our very own
Darke County Special Olympics. Our Goal for this year is to raise
$7,000!! Won’t you please consider joining us in recognition of our
Special Olympics in a way that they have never experienced before by
joining with us for A Night in Hollywood?
The doors will open at 5:30 that night. Tickets are available at
Greenville National Bank North town branch and at the door. We would
love to get as many members of our community as possible involved to
share this very special night with us. For further information
please contact Mrs. Buchy -email@example.com. Hope to
see you there!
See photos taken for the Early Bird in 2015 here