Wine, Women & Shoes benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona

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Wine, Women & Shoes benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona
What: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (BBBSAZ) hosts Wine, Women & Shoes. This exciting event includes a marketplace with boutique shopping, wine tasting provided by Tarbell’s Cha Cha Mouche wine, a chance to purchase a “Key to the Closet”, and a live DJ. Guests will enjoy a luncheon with live auction, an inspirational program, and a live fashion show featuring BBBSAZ Mentors “Bigs” and Mentees “Littles”, with styles provided by Macy’s Scottsdale. 
 
When: Saturday, August 17, 2024, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
 
Where: Chateau Luxe, 1175 E Lone Cactus Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85024
 
Why: This event celebrates the power of mentorship; honoring the creativity, generosity, and resilience of our community and highlighting the many reasons youth throughout Maricopa County need support and guidance. The event will also raise funds and awareness to support the need for more mentors throughout Central Arizona. BBBSAZ currently has 200 children on the waitlist ready to be Matched; BBBSAZ aims to find each child an appropriate mentor. This event committee hopes to surpass $200,000 in revenue – enough to fully fund more than 125 Mentor/Mentee relationships for a full year. A live auction will take place at the event and sponsorships will be sold prior. 
 
Who: Event Co-Chairs Amy Walters and Lena Spotleson will host along with other Wine, Women & Shoes committee members. Susan Casper, Arizona’s Family Community Relations Manager/Community Anchor will serve as the emcee for the event. BBBSAZ board members, BBBSAZ donors and volunteers along with special guests will be in attendance.   
 
The Golden Heels Sponsors are Amazon, Bell Bank, PAYROC, and Ferguson Showroom with Samsung and Brizo. Other major event sponsors include Alliance Bank, CopperPoint Insurance Companies, Desert Financial Credit Union, Brown & Brown Insurance, Dudley Ventures Valley Bank, Banner|Aetna, and many others. 
 
Opportunities: Video and photos of guests. Interviews with BBBSAZ CEO and board leadership about the impact mentoring programs have on the Arizona community; potential for interviews with special guests about why they support Big Brothers Big Sisters.
 
Tickets and tables are available for purchase:  https://www.bbbsaz.org/wws2024. For more information, please contact Jessica Whitney, Vice President of Development and Marketing, at (480) 236-6476, or jwhitney@bbbsaz.org
 

 
ABOUT BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF CENTRAL ARIZONA 
For almost 70 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona has operated under the belief that, inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer-supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages six through 18. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people. For more information, contact BBBSAZ at 602-264-BIGS or visit www.bbbsaz.org.  
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