Event Registration

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Donate an Item for 2014!

Donate a live or silent auction item simply by completing and returning this form.


Please contact Events Manager Theresa Ripp for details

about sponsorship opportunities at

206-456-9815 or theresa.ripp@bbbsps.org.

What if every child was sent on the right path? What if every child stayed in school? Graduated from college? Got a job? Gave back to their communities? What if every child fulfilled their potential? It would be the start of something BIG.

The 49th Annual BIG Event!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound will host its 49th annual BIG Event on Saturday, October 11, at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel. Year after year, our incredible sponsors, guests, and item donors generously contribute to the BIG Event, making the gala one of Big Brothers Big Sisters’ most significant sources of revenue.

BIG Event Features

  • Silent auction offerings valued between $100 and $2,000
  • Wine auction offering fine wines and wine-related getaways
  • Live auction featuring a variety of exquisite goods and priceless experiences
  • Black-tie gala complete with a cocktail reception, fine dining, and after-dinner dancing
  • Special room rate for guests staying at The Fairmont
  • An opportunity to start something by supporting youth through Big Brothers Big Sisters, a program that continually produces results by matching caring adult role models with children in need.


If you have questions about the BIG Event, please contact us at Theresa Ripp or call 206-456-9815.

Click to read last year’s auction catalog!

Event Details

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Registration, Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction: 5:00 p.m.

Dinner, Program and Live Auction: 7:00 p.m.

The Fairmont Olympic Hotel
Seattle, Washington

$300 per guest

$3,000 per table

Black Tie

Event Chairs:

David and Prexa Graves