by Placerville Newswire / Feb 05, 2018 / comments

[Julie Sena, The Center for Violence-Free Relationships]
The Center for Violence-Free Relationships announces its' Winter Gala on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 6:00 pm at Blue Shield of California in El Dorado Hills.
Plans are underway for The Center for Violence-Free Relationships’ 2018  Auction Gala. The theme of this year’s event is “A Winter’s Night.” The popular annual Gala, sponsored by Sierra Pacific Mortgage and Blue Shield of California, takes place on Saturday, February 24th at Blue Shield of California in El Dorado Hills. It will be a grand evening of wine, food, philanthropy, and fun.
The evening will begin with a social hour, followed by a gourmet dinner and live auction. There will be opportunities to find special treasures to take home with an amazing silent auction, and a special prize that will be awarded to one lucky silent auction bidder!
The live auction portion of the program features a day of sailing in San Francisco & Sausalito with lunch for four, an Omakase dinner prepared by Chef Russell Okubo at Aji Bistro in El Dorado Hills, a 5-night getaway in North Lake Tahoe and much more! So pull out your finest cocktail attire and join the fun!
The Gala begins at 6:00 pm with dinner served at 7:15 pm. Tickets are $80/person and $130/couple and are on sale now. Please visit to purchase tickets or make a donation. Ticket price over $35 is tax-deductible.
All proceeds benefit The Center for Violence-Free Relationships and are used to support local victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and provide healthy relationships /prevention education in local schools. Don’t delay, purchase your tickets today before they sell out.

-- About The Center for Violence-Free Relationships --
The Center is recognized at the local, state and national level for its innovative, groundbreaking programs, and its ability to provide essential services to families in need.  The Center for Violence-Free Relationships is dedicated to building healthy relationships, families and communities free from sexual assault and domestic violence through education, advocacy and services in western El Dorado County. For more information visit The Center’s website at, or call The Center at (530) 626-1450 or (916) 939-4464.