Edmonds Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Cascadia Art Museum auction raises record amount

 

Last updated 9/5/2018 at Noon



Saturday night saw the most successful fundraising auction in Cascadia Art Museum’s short three-year history. There were a record number of guests, 325, breaking last year’s number by 20 percent.

“We raised over $450,000 – a stunning 43 percent higher than last year’s successful auction,” said museum president Lindsey Echelbarger.

“There was huge excitement in the tent and we knew that something big was happening during our ‘Raise the Paddle’ portion, but we didn’t know how big it was until the final tally on Sunday.”

Because of the record amount raised, the museum d...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 05/22/2020 21:54