Diplomatic Cable : The Official Communiqué of the 2019 Lafayette Spring Auction

February 7, 2019- High Priority

Welcome to the second edition of your weekly auction update! Tickets are flying out the door. Be sure to purchase yours today. This week we are opening the up the boarding lounge to amazing donations and sponsors to make this year’s auction unforgettable.

Save the Date to Stock the Bar: March 2
Before you tour around the globe at the 2019 Spring Auction, help us with pre-boarding by joining us at the Stock the Bar Party on Saturday, March 2 from 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Besides having a fun night with other Lafayette parents, the goal of the Stock the Bar Party is to help us gather liquor to supply the bar at the 2019 Diplomatic Ties Spring Auction. Thank you to the Goiteins, Ruggeris, and Widors families for hosting!

RSVP details will be released in next week’s Tuesday Bulletin, be on the lookout!

World Class Donations Needed
Help make this year’s auction offerings the best yet! We are calling for donations to complete this year’s Diplomatic Ties Passport aka Auction Catalog. Help us think creatively… what can you donate? Your work? Your neighbors? Your favorite store? We need your generosity and global connections to entice and delight this year’s auction attendees. Donations can be registered directly online at our secure giving site. Thank you!

Diplomatic Sponsorships Available
Traveling the world in a single night will take the support of a dynamic and wide reaching team. We are seeking amazing sponsors to support this year’s auction evening. We have an amazing list of opportunities to entice you. Perhaps your employer, business, or family could help make this year’s event amazing through a direct donation or in kind donation? Details are available here and the auction team is open to any or all ideas, please reach out!

Six Weeks to Go!

We can’t wait to see you on March 16th. So here’s a to-do list to make sure we do!

  • Secure the babysitter.
  • Break out your best traditional dress from your home country, internationally inspired outfit, or wear your best globally inspired tie or scarf.
  • Purchase your tickets.
  • Encourage your fellow parents and caregivers to buy tickets.
  • Donate your time, items, ideas to make the auction a success.
  • Come ready to celebrate and bid!