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October 2018 Fundraiser: Morris Animal Refuge

Join NACE from 6-10 p.m. at the newly renovated Hilton Penn's Landing! Enjoy an open bar and specialty cocktails, an array of food stations, live entertainment with EBE DJ Live: a  DJ, drums, and electric violin, silent auction and did we mention---there will be adoptable puppies, dogs and cats to meet! Stay tuned for even more details about our annual fundraiser! Proceeds benefit Morris Animal Refuge. Registration is through Eventbrite. Please click the button below to confirm your ticket.

Accepting Donations: Please bring linens, towels, newspaper, cat litter, animal toys and dog and cat food as we will be collecting donations. Additionally, we are seeking silent auction items! Stay tuned for a link to register and pricing.

Location: Hilton Penn's Landing, 201 S. Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia

Thank you to our participating event partners: Hilton Penn's LandingBassetts Ice Cream, Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies, 12th Street Catering, The Traveling Tobacconist, EBE, Signature DJs, Smiles Gone Wild, Luxology Beverage, BVTLive, Philip Gabriel Photography!

Thank you to our participating event sponsors:


Auction Items include:

  • Overnight Stay at Courtyard Marriott in Philadelphia
  • Teeth Whitening Kit, Barry Cohen DMD
  • Black Bass Restaurant Gift Certificate
  • Hydro Therapy Session & Consult for Dog from Anwell Vet Rehab
  • Frog Hollow Farm B&B $50 Gift Certificate
  • Frog Hollow Farm Stay One Night, Second Night Free
  • Executive Headshots Package for 3 with Lafayette Hill Studios
  • $100 Towards Fresh Flowers: Carl Alan Floral Design
  • Hilton Overnight Stay with Breakfast
  • Wine Basket
  • 2 Tickets to The Barnes
  • The Rittenhouse Afternoon Tea for 4
  • Overnight Stay at The Logan
  • North Face Gift Card
  • BVTLive! Free Solo Pianist for Cocktail Hour
  • 2 Tickets to Orpheus Concert & After Party
  • 2 Bottles of Wine
  • 2 Tickets to Bachelors Barge Fourth of July Party
  • The Racquet Club of Philadelphia Overnight Stay
  • 2 Custom Designed Shirts with Monogram by Sagets Formal Wear
  • Philadelphia Eagles Signed and Framed Print
  • Philadelphia Phillies Memorabilia
  • Pet Portrait Session with Philip Gabriel Photography with 11x14 Canvas Wrap
  • SHARK & RAY IN-WATER ENCOUNTER – For 2: Have you ever looked a shark in the eye – with no glass barrier in between? Put on a wetsuit and test the waters in Shark Realm. Snorkel and come within inches of sandbar and sand tiger sharks. Then swim and feed dozens of playful stingrays, all in one visit!

    What You Get: Shark & Ray Encounter experience, General Admission to the aquarium, Free parking for 1 car per paid participant, Souvenir t-shirt, Souvenir snorkel and mask (All gear except bathing suits, towels, water shoes and toiletries will be provided.) Estimated length of full experience: 1 hour 45 minutes (including approximately 45 minutes in the water) Ages: Open to ages 12 and up (proof of age required, ages 12-18 must be accompanied by a paid participating parent or guardian) $30 Food Voucher for The Market Place Cafe. Retail Value:  $400! 

Check out our delicious menu:

Hors d’Oeuvres Butler Passed: Peppered Ahi tuna wasabi and caviar, Beef filet horseradish with potato pancake, Avocado Toast.

Small Cold Plates: Watermelon and feta, Shooter votive glasses of hummus, tapas, and crudité, Stuffed avocado, Seared Scallops micro greens.

Sliders: Fried Chicken apple jicama slaw/Short rib beef crispy onions/Seared Salmon radicchio slaw and homemade hand-cut fries

Pasta Station: Build your Own Mac and Cheese With assorted toppings.

Dessert: Ice Cream Sundae Bar with Assorted Toppings, Assorted Miniature Deserts

Coffee, Expresso and Cappuccino

  •  October 3, 2018
     6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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