The auction, titled, “A Bright Night to Make a Difference”, begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 in the church gynasium at 326 Bloomfield Ave.
There will be a silent and a live auction for over 100 items, including vacation trips to Cape Cod, Mass.; Killington, Vt.; Park City, Utah; Long Beach Island, New Jersey; jewelry, coach bags, handmade blankets, professional photographs and donated services that include gourmet dinners and legal representation. Bidders can win everything from a diamond ring valued at nearly $10,000, to salon services, wine baskets or help with professional needs, including resume writing and college essay writing.
Tickets are $25 per person in advance and $30 at the door.
Money raised from the auction will benefit local, national and international charities supported by the church, including: The Caldwell Food Pantry, Strengthen Our Sisters domestic violence shelter, Our Lady of the Valley Soup Kitchen in Orange, and St. Johns Food Kitchen in Newark, among others.
For more information, call the First Presbyterian Church at Caldwell at 973-228-0310.