Bid to Benefit, A Dress for every Story: Online Auction by Surrey Women's Centre

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 16:00 to Monday, July 28, 2014 - 04:00

When you Bid to Benefit, you might win a new dress (or two), but you will absolutely help women and girls receive the critical support they need in the aftermath of domestic violence or sexual assault.

Our online auction features over 150 brand new designer dresses to make any occasion special – from graduation to garden parties. Michael Kors, Monique Lhuillier, Akiko, Nicole Miller and others will be available in sizes from 0 to 20. Your winning bid will help us raise $20,000 in order to continue helping women and girls in BC through our SMART program. Just as each dress is different, so is each woman’s story. Bid to benefit and your dress will support her story.

Go to bidtobenefit.ca for more details.

Don't need a dress? Don't wear dresses?

Your support is welcomed by donating here. Right now, this is how people are supporting their community through donations.

$10 ­- 1 comfort package that includes some of the comforts of home as women and girls transition to a safe space.

$20 ­- 1 hour of support on the 24-hour crisis line.

$30 ­- 1 hour of 1:1 counselling.

$40 ­- 2 hours of support, outreach and advocacy beyond the emergency room.

$50 ­- One hour of group counselling for up to 10 women.

$100 – Provides four women with emergency transportation to hospital immediately following an assault.

The Surrey Mobile Assault Response Team (SMART) is here to help all women who have experienced domestic violence or sexual assault. Click here to find out more.

Surrey Women's Centre is a registered Canadian non-profit organization that is dedicated to ending violence against women, supporting those who have experienced violence and changing the definition of victim to survivor.

 

bidtobenefit.ca Surrey , BC
Canada
49° 3' 35.9676" N, 122° 48' 41.7348" W
British Columbia CA
The auction runs from July 18 - July 28, all day, each day of the event.
Cynthia Williams

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