FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT CHEER!
What is CHEER!? Every spring, Holy Names Academy hosts the CHEER! Auction, the school's largest annual fundraising event and always a fun celebration. CHEER! features a sit-down, multi-course dinner with silent and live auctions of hundres of terrific goods, services, and vacations.
Who attends CHEER!? Event guests include HNA alumnae, current and alumnae parents and grandparents, faculty and staff, and friends of the Academy.
How do I register for the event? Register online, return the RSVP card included with the invitation, or call Renee in the auction office – 206.720.7809.
May I register at the event? CHEER! tickets are sold in advance only.
What are the ticket prices? Ticket prices are: $125 per guest ticket, $150 per patron ticket (includes an additional $25 donation), and $200 per benefactor ticket (includes an additional $75 donation).
Where does CHEER! take place? In 2017, CHEER! will be at Fremont Studios: 155 N 35th St, Seattle, WA 98103
What can I expect at CHEER!? After checking-in, you can peruse the silent auction tables and mingle with other guests. The crowd then moves to the main room to enjoy dinner and the live auction.
What do I wear? Wear your festive attire! Many guests decide to dress the theme - which in 2017 is "Speakeasy."
How are the proceeds from CHEER! used by HNA?
The annual CHEER! Auction helps advance the mission of Holy Names Academy by raising funds to support the scholarship endowment for students in need, embrace new curricula, employ new technologies, and raise resources to renovate and enhance facilities.
Where do I park? We will have a valet parking service for all event guests the evening of March 25 at Fremont Studios.
Do you need volunteers? Yes – we need volunteers! Besides several roles at the event like registration and silent auction pack-up, we need volunteers to help with event setup and cleanup. The more people we have, the faster it goes. Plus, it’s a fun way to meet HNA parents. Contact Marnie or Renee in the HNA auction office for more inform
I'm not able to attend, is there another way to participate?
Besides attending the event, there are several ways to be involved. We accept donations of cash to underwrite the event, donations of items for live and silent auctions, and finally - we need volunteers to help with setup and cleanup.