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As Good as Gold Golden Retriever Rescue announces A Golden Ball, our largest fundraiser of the year, will take place at Medinah Shrine Center on Saturday, June 10 beginning at 5 p.m. This festive and entertaining evening (dressy casual dress code) kicks off with an open bar reception, a silent auction and raffle followed by a delicious dinner and live auction. The evening will be topped off with entertainment and dancing until 10:30 p.m.! You can check out as late as 11 p.m.
Golden Ball Proceeds Help Rescued Golden Retrievers
A Golden Ball will fund veterinary care and canine supplies provided to our rescued goldens as well as AGaG’s public education efforts.
Individual tickets are $140 and tables of ten are available at $1,150 (a savings of $25 per ticket). Purchase your tickets online.
Sponsorship opportunities with event tickets are available from $500 to $4,000. Sponsorship opportunities without tickets start at $100. To purchase a sponsorship, visit our website and click Tickets, Sponsorship and Ads.
Honor your current Golden Retriever, memorialize a former golden or promote your business with an ad in the Golden Ball Program Book. A full page ad is $125, half page is $100, quarter page is $75 and business card size is $50. To purchase advertising, visit our website and click Tickets, Sponsorship and Ads.
Rapid Check-in and Check-out
Secure advance credit card registration makes check-in and check-out a breeze. No long lines to slow your entry and exit.
World Class Entertainment
Vocalist Beth Haines will entertain during the evening, once during the silent auction and again while you dance the night away!
Incredible Dining Options
Early in the evening you’ll be treated to four gourmet hors d’oeuvres. Later you’ll have three delicious options to choose from for your dinner entrée; prime rib, chicken or eggplant parmesan.
Medinah Shrine Center
Medinah Shrine Center is an elegant new venue located at 550 N. Shriners Drive adjacent to Route 355 and Army Trail Road in Addison Illinois. Abundant free parking surrounds the center.
After the Ball
Want to stay late, have a “ball” and not worry about driving home? We’ve reserved 20 rooms right next door at the Hilton Garden Inn for just $119! Reserve by May 27 by calling 888-275-4790.
Sign-up Now and Bring Your Friends
To buy tickets, sponsorships or make a financial donation, go to the A Golden Ball website
Donate Auction Items
Auction item donations are welcome! Everything from sports and theater tickets to electronics, wine, art objects, use of summer homes and cabins, and of course, gift cards will generate more funds for our rescued goldens. To donate, go to the A Golden Ball Donation Form
As Good as Gold has rescued over 2200 dogs since 2003. There are so many more dogs that need our help. Join us on June 10. Your support will make a huge difference!
A Golden Ball is dedicated to the memory of founding member and Executive Director Robin Sweeney.