Wild Game Dinner

WILD GAME DINNER 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Kendall County Fairgrounds

PRESS RELEASE:

Wild Game Dinner offers a good time for a good cause

St. John Lutheran Church bestows $55,000 to local and international charities

 

Wild Game Dinner group

Back Row Left to Right: Hattie Allen, Cathy Crawford, Lt. General Leroy Sisco, Trisch Moy; Lemuel Sinclair-WGD Chair; Mike Russell-TI2TS; Darrell Steubing-Honduras Mission Committee; Uganda Tree of Life-Chris Knippa. Front Row Left to Right: Ashley Maytum-YMCA; Jennifer Smith and Danielle Scott-Boerne Community Center; Rex Sprunger, Bruce Hoppes-Golfers Fore Others; Pastor Mariola Bergquist-Honduras Mission Group

 

St John Lutheran Church recently bestowed $55,000 to several local and international charities from its 17th annual Wild Game Dinner fundraiser last April. The charitable organizations that received the gifts include:

American Heritage Girls

Boerne Community Center

Boerne YMCA

Golfers Fore Others

Habitat for Humanity

Honduras Mission Group

Kendall County Women’s Shelter

Military Warriors Support Foundation

Samaritan’s Purse

Shriners Hospitals for Children

Sisters of Sanctuary

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Taking It To The Streets

Texas Lutheran Via de Cristo

Uganda Tree of Life

 

 

 

To get a head start on fundraising for the 2019 event, the WGD committee is selling raffle tickets for a hand-carved, olive wood Nativity set from the Holy Land valued at $2,400. Only 500 tickets will be sold at $10 each.

Tickets go on sale, Sunday, November 4 and the drawing will be Sunday, December 9 at the St. John Christmas luncheon.  You do not need to be present to win.

 

 

The WGD committee is also accepting donations for the silent and live auctions. Items include:

Lodging at unique inns/hotels

Luxury hotels and resort stays

Vacation homes – from mountain cabins to beach houses

Airline gift certificate/miles

Guided hunt with lodging excursions

Hog or varmint hunts

Helicopter hog hunts

Hunting & Fishing items

Firearms

Knives

Taxidermy services

Meat processing

Outdoor grills & accessories

Yeti cooler w/ “spirits” & cups

San Antonio Riverboat dinner tour

Movie tickets with drink/food vouchers

Dinner for two at upscale restaurant

Pizza date night with babysitter

Whataburger for a Year

Concert and rodeo tickets

Museum tickets