Inaugural Contractors Association of Truckee Tahoe Political Action Committee Halloween Ball raised funds for High Fives
TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8212; The Contractors Association of Truckee Tahoe Political Action Committee (CATTPAC) Black CATT Halloween Ball and Costume Contest achieved its goal and was deemed a success by PAC board members, who organized the Oct. 30 event, held at the Olympic Village Lodge in Squaw Valley. Approximately 300 people attended, most in costume. andamp;#8220;This was new territory for us,andamp;#8221; said PAC Chairman Mitch Clarin. andamp;#8220;In the past, the PAC held two hour fundraiser events during the week with less than 100 people, appetizers and political speeches. This was much different. Our goal to launch a new fundraiser succeeded and we were able to make a donation to our selected beneficiary, the High Fives Nonprofit Foundation. We are now looking ahead at the 2nd Annual Halloween Ball and Costume Contest.andamp;#8221;PAC Event Chairman Peter Greenberger added: andamp;#8220;Our donors and volunteers deserve a lot of credit for the planning and hard work before, during and after the Ball. Big thanks to Title Sponsor Trex, a recycled wood products manufacturer, and to DHC Supplies, a regional source for tools and building supplies. Also, Pell Plumbing andamp; Son of Tahoe City sponsored the Costume Contest, where the winner won the grand prize of $500.andamp;#8220;Other donors who helped with this event are: Aegis Insurance Markets, Blue Coyote Bar andamp; Grill, Crux Rentals, DJ Silver Boombox Thief, EventMasters, FiftyFifty Brewery, Full Belly Deli, Moonshine Ink, Rexel Electrical and Datacomm Supplies, Scottandamp;#8217;s Carpet Cleaning, SmallPond Studio, Sugar Bowl Ski Area, Totally Board, The Real Graphic Source, TNT Materials, Truckee Tahoe Radio and Wandamp;T Graphix. Last but not least, Squaw Valley Ski Corp. was very generous in their support and we could not have done this without them.andamp;#8221;Call Pat Davison for CATTPAC or 2011 Black CATT Halloween Ball and Costume Contest information at 530-550-9999.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
I just read Tom McClintock’s piece about inflation, and I can’t imagine he lives in the same world as I do. In his mind, sustainable (“green”) energy that offsets climate change is “bad policy.” He…