Grape Expectations Fundraiser October 27th, 2019

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Grape Expectations:
Wine Tasting, Silent and Live Auction
with Dinner and Music

Sunday, October 27, 2019

Dear Friend of Samaritan Inn:

Samaritan Inn, a 501(c) 3 not for profit organization,is recognized throughout Sussex County and the State of New Jersey as a leader in providing temporary to permanent housing,food, community case management and emergency shelter to homeless families and individuals regardless of age, sex, race or religion. Funding for our organization comes from both public and private sources. In addition to our Annual Appeal, we rely on fundraising events to help us to reach our annual financial goal. One of our largest fundraisers of the year is our signature wine tasting/auction event called “Grape Expectations”.

The Grape Expectations event will be held at the Lake Mohawk Country Club in Sparta, NJ on Sunday,October 27, 2019 from 3:00-6:30 pm. The cost is $65 per person which includes wine tasting, live music, a wonderful array of culinary delights, silent and live auction, featuring auctioneer, Ray Cordts.

Auction Items include:Artwork, Get Away Trips, Designer Handbags, Electronics, Sports Tickets, Gift Cards, Holiday Items, Latest Kitchen Appliances & Cookware, Entertainment Tickets, Jewelry, Children’s’ Gifts and much more…

We are seeking your support of this great auction event and here are several ways that you may do so:
• Attend and participate in the event
• Participate online for the silent auction items.
• Donate an auction Item (items must be a value of $50 or more)
• Place an ad in the Grape Expectation Auction Journal
• Become a Grape Expectation Sponsor of the Event
• Monetary Donations would be sincerely appreciated if unable to participate in the event

All auction items are listed in The Auction Journal which is distributed to all attendees and advertisers for the event. This book also includes advertisements from individuals, businesses and organizations from the community. Sponsors and anyone making monetary donations will have their names listed as a donor in our Auction Booklet.This is a wonderful opportunity for you to publicize your business while helping to support Samaritan Inn. Enclosed you will find a form to purchase an advertisement.Completed forms, with artwork and payment, must be returned to Samaritan Inn by Friday, September 28th.

Anyone purchasing tickets, ads or making monetary donations can do so online through Pay Pal or may send check(s) made payable to the Samaritan Inn. If you have any items that you feel would be appropriate or would like an idea for a donation, please contact the Samaritan Inn Office at 973-940-8872 or email the office at

For more information on the Samaritan Inn go to or contact the office at the Samaritan Inn, 901 Swartswood Road, Newton, NJ 07860, Phone 973-940-8872, Fax 973-940-8870 with any questions.

Samaritan Inn Board of Directors and the Grape Expectations Committee

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