The 20th Annual Camp Cheerful Fall Festival Dinner and Silent Auction will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012 from 6:30 to 11:00 p.m. at the Achievement Centers for Children’s Camp Cheerful, 15000 Cheerful Lane in Strongsville.
In recognition of the 20th anniversary of the Fall Festival, the program will include a speaker who enjoyed Camp Cheerful as a child. Also, Tiffani Tucker, Channel 19’s weekend anchor, and member of the Achievement Centers’ Board of Directors, will be the Master of Ceremonies.
The casual, fun evening will include a dinner buffet prepared and served by Chef Chris Olszewski and students from the Polaris Career Center Culinary Academy, as well as dancing to the AKA Band.
Popular silent auction items will include unique experience packages and items like autographed sports memorabilia, sporting event tickets, spa and golf packages, restaurant certificates and more.
Camp Cheerful’s Fall Festival is organized by a dedicated and active group of volunteers from the Strongsville area, with a goal to raise over $70,000 to support the many programs at Camp Cheerful.
Tickets are $40 per person and include dinner, refreshments and dancing. Reservations may be made by calling Barb at Camp Cheerful at 440-238-6200 ext. 222.
Built in 1947 on 52 wooded acres in the Cleveland Metroparks Mill Stream Run Reservation, Camp Cheerful was Ohio’s first barrier-free camp specifically designed for children with physical disabilities.