Annual ABC Charity Auction April 14, 2013 Raises $7,000
The annual Ambassador Bible Center
charity auction was held on Sunday
evening, April 14, 2013. Our program raised
money for LifeNets for the drilling
of a borehole in lsoka, Zambia. This
borehole will not only help the mem
bers that lived there, but also help the
entire community get more localized
water. The event raised $6,967 for the
The live auction took place between the skits, and our class president, Aaron Creech, served as auctioneer. Sometimes he spoke so fast he confused himself. As the delicacies and baked goods donated by the congregation were walked down the aisles, so went up the paddles. Not a second was spared except by a few breaths taken by Aaron as he excitedly shouted "Sold!" By the time the final dessert was auctioned to the generous brethren in attendance, the $6,967 we raised will almost entirely pay for the borehole for those whose lives will be made so much better because of it.
As the night came to a close, the, ABC class still had one act up their sleeves as a final farewell. With an upbeat swing dance, the class danced around the room, leaving the crowd only wanting more. Applause and cheers went out for the class and each took their bows and blew their kisses.
Stay tuned for more charity auction fun, and maybe next time you can be a pa rt of it too.