Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation Benefit Dinner to Feature Regional Contemporary Artists on the Auction Block  

Painting titled "Penny Skin," by Rigo Peralta, will be on the auction block March 23rd.

Painting by Rigo Peralta, will be on the auction block March 23rd.

Fine Art Auction Slated for Saturday, March 23rd will Raise Monies for Hospice Meals.

BETHLEHEM, PA (IMMEDIATE RELEASE)Reaching High Notes, the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) annual dinner gala will headline Philly Funk Authority, Saturday, March 23, 6 to 11 p.m., at Blue Event Center in Bethlehem.

The night of entertainment includes a cocktail/cabaret hour by Ginger and The Schnappes, in addition to a live and silent auction of fine art, fashion, lessons, and gift certificates.

Tickets are $95 per person and include passed hors-d’oeuvres, a three-course dinner of filet mignon, signature crab cakes, roasted vegetables, and dessert. A vegan option is available.  

For tickets, Reaching High Notes with Philly Funk to Benefit JAACF org, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reaching-high-notes-with-philly-funk-authority-tickets-54428016663

“We depend on the generosity of local businesses and supporters,” says Robert Agentis, JAACF chairman.

On the auction block will be fine contemporary artworks by regional artists including: Rigo Peralta Ward Van Haute, Sergei Yaralov, Randi Keeler-Sigafoos, Tina Cantelmi, Judy Simone, among other artists.

Guests may bid on fashions from Lara Bly, a 5,000 square foot home with private pool and private chef in Manzanillo, Mexico. Additionally,  games of chance for a range of gift baskets from local retailers including The Chocolate Lab, The Gem Shoppe, Seasons, The Steel Beam, Fiamma Grill, the Paxos Group, and more.

To date, JAACF board members and volunteers have delivered more than 16,000 meals to family members spending precious last moments with a loved one at St. Luke’s Hospice House.

The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation was the recipient of the PA Hospice Network Heart of Hospice Award and was awarded the Shining Star Award from St. Luke’s Hospital Network.  In addition to meals, JAACF provides funding for early cancer detection education for pancreatic, liver and colon cancers.

For more information, visit JAACF.org; on Facebook, or email ba.jaacf@gmail.com. The mailing address for JAACF.org is P.O. Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.  

 

WFMZ News at Sunrise Video of Ginger and the Schnappes

Thank you to WFMZ and Ginger and the Schnappes for the fabulous advance news story on Valentine’s Cabaret to benefit the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation, click on the here. video  Ginger and the Schnappes for JAACF Charity.

Tickets, $15 per person, will be available at the door, February 8, 7 to 10 p.m., at The Lofts, 525 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA.

 

 

 

Sponsorship Levels for JAACF 2019 Annual Dinner

Come celebrate with us as the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) enters its seventh year. Join us Saturday, March 23rd at Blue Event Center for “Reaching High Notes,” with the Philly Funk Authority for a magnificent evening of food, music, live fine art and silent auction, and dancing.

Your generous sponsorship and attendance will be greatly appreciated. Hear compelling stories of cancer survival and hope, and learn how your support works throughout the year.

To donate or for more information, visit www.jaacf.org. Your financial support at every level allows us to continue the accomplishments of JAACF. Here are a few details:

  • In the most personal moments of life to meet and support the guest and their family and friends at hospice.
  • Since 2013, more than 16,000 meals have been delivered by JAACF to guests and individuals on vigil with a loved one in hospice thanks to the support of our participating Lehigh Valley restaurants, and supporters and donors like you.
  • Providing an opportunity for family members to share feelings and life moments with other families in the warm and friendly environment of Judie’s Table at St. Luke’s Hospice House.
  • The active education for the importance of early cancer detection education and awareness.
  • Ongoing promotion to the public, your friends and family regarding their individual responsibility for cancer screening.

JAACF is a 501 (c) 3 Tax Exempt Charitable Organization. Your generous contributions are exempt from Federal and State Taxes. Your donations may be mailed to JAACF, P.O. Box 22075, Lehigh Valley, PA 18002, or made online at jaacf.org/donate

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITES

Exclusive sponsorship levels for our upcoming fundraising dinner event, “Raising High Notes” at Blue Event Center, PA on Saturday March 23, 2019 starting at 6 PM. Please consider supporting this event by purchasing one of our dinner sponsorship packages.

_____  $10,000 Reaching High Notes “Composer” Level of Sponsorship 

Your company logo receives highest prominence year round on all promotional materials, newsletter, social media, digital and local media coverage. Two full page ad in event booklet.  Emcee will deliver a welcome message about your business; exhibit table with company banner and marketing materials; special photo opportunity with JAACF Board of Directors. Ten event tickets with choice seating

_____  $5,000 Reaching High Notes “Vocals” Level of Sponsorship

Your company logo receives prominence year round on all promotional materials, newsletter, social media, digital and local media.  Full page ad in event booklet.  Emcee will deliver a welcome message about your business; exhibit table with your company banner and marketing materials; special photo opportunity with JAACF Board of Directors. Ten cevent tickets with choice seating

_____  $2,500 Reaching High Notes “Percussions” Level of Sponsorship 

Logo on promotional materials and social media; sponsor banner and exhibit table; Logo at event and on all marketing materials. ¾ page ad in booklet.  Recognition in digital and local press coverage.  Emcee mention at event. Professional photos at event.  Recognition on JAACF website and social media channels.  Eight event tickets and preferred seating for event

_____  $1,000 Reaching High Notes “Strings” Level of Sponsorship 

Logo on promotional materials and social media; 1/2 page ad in event booklet; sponsor banner and exhibit table; Logo at event. Professional photos at event. Four tickets and preferred seating for event.

_____  $500 Reaching High Notes “Bass” Level of Sponsorship          

Logo and mention at event and event booklet. Two tickets with preferred seating.

_____  $250 Reaching High Notes “Soloist” Level of Sponsorship

Mention in event booklet. Two tickets to the event.

_____  $95.00   Individual Dinner Ticket 

I am unable to attend, please accept my donation of:  $_________  or Gift Card valued at $__________

For more information or to secure your sponsorship, call Bob Agentis at 610.392.5460, email ba.jaacf@gmail.com, or check your desired level and return with payment to: JAACF, PO Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.  JAACF is a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization and donations are tax deductible as allowed.

                                    

Name, Address:                                                                                                                                 Email:                                                                              

Enclosed is my payment of: $                                   

Philly Funk to Headline Benefit Dinner Gala for JAACF Org

Tickets Available on EventBrite Reaching High Notes with Philly Funk to Benefit JAACF org.

Dinner Gala, Fine Art Auction Slated for Saturday, March 23, will Raise Monies for Hospice Meals

The Philly Funk Authority will Headline JAACF org's Annual Charity Dinner

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (Newswire.com) – Reaching High Notes, the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) annual dinner gala will headline Philly Funk Authority, Saturday, March 23, 6 to 11 p.m., at Blue Event Center in Bethlehem.

The night of entertainment begins with a cocktail/cabaret hour by Ginger and The Schnappes, and a live and silent auction of fine art, fashion, lessons, and gift certificates.

Tickets are $95 per person and include passed hors-d’oeuvres, a three-course dinner of filet mignon, signature crab cakes, roasted vegetables, and dessert. A vegan option is available.  

For tickets, Reaching High Notes with Philly Funk to Benefit JAACF org

“We depend on the generosity of local businesses and supporters,” says Robert Agentis, JAACF chairman.

Guests may bid on fashions from Lara Bly, travel, lessons and fine artworks by Rigo Peralta, Ward Van Haute, Randi Keeler-Sigafoos, Tina Cantelmi, and other artists.

JAACF board members and volunteers have delivered more than 15,000 meals to family members spending precious last moments with a loved one at St. Luke’s Hospice House.

The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation was the recipient of the PA Hospice Network Heart of Hospice Award and was awarded the Shining Star Award from St. Luke’s Hospital Network. In addition to meals, JAACF provides funding for early cancer detection education for pancreatic, liver and colon cancers.

Guests may bid on fashions from Lara Bly, travel, lessons and fine artworks by Rigo Peralta, Ward Van Haute, Randi Keeler-Sigafoos, Tina Cantelmi, and other artists.

For more information, visit JAACF.org; find us on Facebook, or email us at ba.jaacf@gmail.com. The mailing address for JAACF.org is P.O. Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.  

Reaching High Notes Dinner Gala to Benefit Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation

Charity Event will Feature Auction of Fine Art and Fashion; Plus Dancing to the Philly Funk Authority. For tickets, tickets, Reaching High Notes with Philly Funk to Benefit JAACF org.

BETHLEHEM, Pa (Newswire.com) – Reaching High Notes, the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) annual dinner gala will be held Saturday, March 23, 6 to 11 p.m., at Blue Event Center in Bethlehem.

The night of entertainment includes a cocktail/cabaret hour by Ginger and The Schnappes and dancing to the sounds of The Philly Funk Authority. Tickets are $95 per person and include passed hors-d’oeuvres, a three-course dinner of filet mignon, signature crab cakes, roasted vegetables, and dessert. A vegan option is available.

Guests may bid on fashions from Lara Bly, travel, lessons and fine artworks by Rigo Peralta, Ward Van Haute, Randi Keeler-Sigafoos, Tina Cantelmi, and other artists. “We depend on the generosity of local businesses and supporters,” says Robert Agentis, JAACF chairman.

He says JAACF board members and volunteers have delivered more than 15,000 meals to family members spending precious last moments with a loved one at St. Luke’s Hospice House. The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation was the recipient of the PA Hospice Network Heart of Hospice Award and was awarded the Shining Star Award from St. Luke’s Hospital Network. In addition to meals, JAACF provides funding for early cancer detection education for pancreatic, liver and colon cancers.

For tickets, Reaching High Notes with Philly Funk to Benefit JAACF org.

For more information, visitJAACF.org; find us on Facebook, or email us at ba.jaacf@gmail.com. The mailing address for JAACF.org is P.O. Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.

Source: Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation

Saucon Valley Auto Spa Slates 24-Hour Car Wash to Benefit the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation

Mama Nina's of Main St Bethlehem Donates to St Lukes Hospice House

Mama Nina’s of Main St Bethlehem Donates to St Lukes Hospice House. On Saturday, September 1, 2018, All proceeds from cars washed at Saucon Valley Auto Spa will benefit hospice meals.

BETHLEHEM, PA (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) —  A clean car equals a happier owner, and for 24 hours on Saturday, September 1, Saucon Valley Auto Spa, located at 3510 Route 378 in Bethlehem, will donate all proceeds from every car wash to the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF.)

All proceeds from every car wash, in either the touch-free auto bay or self-serve stations, will benefit JAACF, a Lehigh Valley-based 5013c.  Since 2013, JAACF has delivered more than 15,000 meals to St. Luke’s Hospice House. Additionally, the non-profit provides early cancer detection education and outreach.

“We hope to raise $1,500 or more this year. Mark your calendars and tell your family and friends to come out Saturday, September 1. This is a great way for Saucon Valley Auto Spa to give back to the community in a personal, and meaningful way,” says Robert Agentis, chairman, and founder of JAACF.  He adds, “We hope to continue to help nourish family members who are spending precious last days, hours, or minutes with a loved one.”

For more information about the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation, visit www.jaacf.org, or on Facebook or Instagram. Email is ba.jaacf@gmail.com or phone 610-392-5460.

Saucon Valley Auto Spa is located at 3510 Route 378, Bethlehem, PA, 18015, just south of the Route 78 underpass. For more information about Saucon Valley Auto Spa visit www.sauconvalleyautospa.com, on Facebook or on Instagram.

   

 

Reaching High Notes Sponsorship Levels Announced

 

Reaching High Notes

 

The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF.org) is entering its fifth year of fulfilling its mission.  Our upcoming annual dinner gala allows guests, friends and the public to become informed of compelling stories of early cancer detection.

Please join us on Saturday, March 24th, at Blue Event Center, for “Reaching High Notes.”

Your generous auction item and/or attendance will be greatly appreciated. For more information, visit www.jaacf.org.  We are humbled at the support the community has given us over the past five years. Over that time our accomplishments have included:

 

  • In the most personal moments of life, the continual provision of weekly nutritious  meals to St. Luke’s Hospice guests, families, friends and staff

 

  • The delivery of more than 13,000 meals to individuals supporting loved ones in hospice and grieving, thanks to the support of popular Lehigh Valley restaurants

 

  • The active promotion of the importance of early cancer detection education and awareness of its impact on treatment

 

  • Motivation of the public, of friends, and of family regarding their individual responsibility for cancer screening  

 

  • Expansion of our mission into a goal of providing financial assistance for screening costs.

With your help this year, the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation will continue to be a trusted source for HELP, HOPE and HEALING. Your sponsorship will enable us to continue to serve.  JAACF is a 501 (c) (3) Tax Exempt Charitable Organization. Your generous contributions are exempt from Federal and State Taxes.  Your donations may be mailed to JAACF, PO Box 22075, Lehigh Valley, PA 18002, or made at jaacf.org/donate.

 

Sincerely,

 

Robert M. Agentis

 

Robert M. Agentis
Founder, JAACF

Exclusive sponsorship levels for our upcoming fundraising dinner event, “Raising High Notes” at Blue Event Center, PA on Saturday March 24, 2018 starting at 6 PM.  Please consider supporting this event by purchasing one of our dinner sponsorship packages.

 

_____  $10,000 Reaching High Notes “Composer” Level of Sponsorship

 

Your company logo receives highest prominence year round on all promotional materials, newsletter, social media, digital and local media coverage. Two full page ad in event booklet.  Emcee will deliver a welcome message about your business; exhibit table with company banner and marketing materials; special photo opportunity with JAACF Board of Directors. Ten complimentary tickets with choice seating; choice of 10 fine jewelry items from the “Judie’s Heart” collection created exclusively for donors of JAACF org.

 

_____  $5,000  Reaching High Notes “Vocals” Level of Sponsorship

 

Your company logo receives prominence year round on all promotional materials, newsletter, social media, digital and local media. Full page ad in event booklet. Emcee will deliver a welcome message about your business; exhibit table with your company banner and marketing materials; special photo opportunity with JAACF Board of Directors. Ten complimentary tickets with choice seating for the event; ten fine jewelry items from the “Judie’s Heart” collection created exclusively for donors of JAACF org.

 

_____  $2,500 Reaching High Notes “Percussions” Level of Sponsorship

 

Logo on promotional materials and social media; sponsor banner and exhibit table; Logo at event and on all marketing materials. ¾ page ad in booklet.   Recognition in digital and local press coverage. Emcee mention at event. Professional photos at event. Recognition on JAACF website and social media channels.  Eight tickets and preferred seating for event. Eight fine jewelry items from the “Judie’s Heart” collection created exclusively for donors of JAACF org.

 

_____  $1,000 Reaching High Notes “Strings” Level of Sponsorship

 

Logo on promotional materials and social media; 1/2 page ad in event booklet; sponsor banner and exhibit table; Logo at event. Professional photos at event.  Four tickets and preferred seating for event.

 

_____  $500 Reaching High Notes “Bass” Level of Sponsorship

 

Logo and mention at event and event booklet. Two tickets with preferred seating

_____  $250 Reaching High Notes “Soloist” Level of Sponsorship

 

Mention in event booklet. Two tickets to the event.

_____  $95.00    Individual Dinner Ticket

For more information or to secure your sponsorship, call Bob Agentis at 610.392.5460, email ba.jaacf@gmail.com, or check your desired level and return with payment to:  JAACF, PO Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.  JAACF is a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization and donations are tax deductible as allowed.

Name:  Phone:

Address:    Email:  

Enclosed is my payment of: $      I am unable to attend, please accept my donation of:  $

Reaching High Notes Dinner Gala to Benefit the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation Slated for Saturday, March 24

Annual Dinner Gala to Benefit JAACF will be held March 24, 2018

Annual Dinner Gala to Benefit JAACF will be held March 24, 2018

Reaching High Notes, the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) annual dinner gala will be held Saturday, March 24, from 6 to 10 p.m., at Blue Event Center.

Tickets are $95 per person and include passed hors d’oeuvres, a three-course dinner featuring filet mignon with signature crab cake, roasted vegetables, a vegan option, and layered opera cake.  For tickets, click https://whennow.com/event/reaching-high-notes

Musical entertainment will highlight hits through the decades. During the cocktail hour, acoustics by 3AM will perform, in addition to a special appearance by the Bombshell Sisters. Luxury auction items and a special speaker will round out the evening’s offerings. After dinner, Billy Murnin and the band Not Quite Right, formerly of Uproar, will entertain with a medley of dance tunes.

The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation was the recipient of the PA Hospice Network Heart of Hospice Award in 2014 and was awarded the Shining Star Award from St. Luke’s Hospital Network that same year.

In addition to meals, JAACF provides funding for early cancer detection education for pancreatic, liver and colon cancers.

“We depend on the generosity of local businesses, restaurants and donors,” says Agentis, who has delivered 90 percent of the meals JAACF provides weekly and spends time with the family members when possible.

There are currently more than 40 participating restaurant donors to JAACF.  Going forward, the nonprofit is looking to garner new and additional Lehigh Valley restaurants as annual or semi-annual donors. Interested restaurants can reach Bob Agentis at ba.jaacf@gmail.com to find out more about being part of the meal program.

For more information, visit JAACF.org; find us on Facebook; or email us at ba.jaacf@gmail.com. The mailing address for JAACF.org is P.O. Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.  

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Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation Debuts Handcrafted Fine Jewelry Collectio

 Judie's Heart Sterling Silver Earrings are available with a $145.00 donation to JAACF.org

Judie’s Heart Sterling Silver Earrings are available with a $145.00 donation to JAACF.org

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The signature heart with ribbon motif symbolizes eternal love. Handcrafted ring, cuff links or pendant are available with donation of $225.00 to JAACF.org

Sales of 7 signature pieces co-designed by Lehigh Valley nonprofit’s founder will fund early cancer detection support and more

BETHLEHEM, PA —  The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) will unveil a seven-piece collection of fine jewelry handcrafted in sterling silver and gold.  An opening launch party and a chance to meet the jewelry collection’s designers will take place on Saturday, December 9, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Musselman Jewelers, 420 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA. Sales will benefit the Lehigh Valley–based nonprofit, which has delivered more than 12,000 nutritious, comforting meals to families with loved ones in hospice since its founding in 2013.

JAACF Founder and Chairman Robert Agentis co-designed the collection in collaboration with Designer and Bench Jeweler for Musselman Jewelers Randi Keeler-Sigafoos.

The Judie’s Heart Collection includes earrings, necklaces, rings, a charm bracelet, cuff links, and a pendant. Each piece includes the signature design JAACF uses as its logo, two ribbons entwined with a heart (a registered trademark). Each handcrafted piece will be dated and registered by Keeler-Sigafoos.   “We wanted to create a line of stylish, wearable items that evoke serenity and symbolize the eternal bond of love ones,” says Agentis.

The collection will be available at Musselman Jewelers, select retailers and online at www.jaacf.org.

Jewelry is available with a donation to JAACF starting at $125.00 (price list attached below). Monies raised will be earmarked for early cancer detection education and testing for the underinsured as well as for hospice meal donations.

A recipient of the PA Hospice Network Heart of Hospice Award and the Shining Star Award from St. Luke’s Hospital Network, JAACF.org was established to provide meals to families holding vigil at St. Luke’s Hospice House and to fund early cancer detection education and testing for pancreatic, liver and colon cancers.  Visit www.JAACF.org, find us on Facebook or email us at ba.jaacf@gmail.com for more information.

Judie’s Heart Jewelry Collection Donation Pricing

 

Donations over $125.00 to JAACF.org to support hospice meals will earn donors a signature, fine jewelry creation.

Donations over $125.00 to JAACF.org to support hospice meals will earn donors a signature, fine jewelry creation.

Necklace with 18-inch sterling chain.              

Donation – $145.00

Necklace with 14k yellow gold plating and 18-inch sterling silver chain.

Donation – $165.00

Bracelet with sterling silver charm.

Donation – $125.00

Earrings Sterling Silver.

Donation – $165.00

 Ring Sterling Silver                                                      

Donation -$225.00

Cuff Links Sterling Silver.

Donation – $225.00

Pendant Sterling Silver.

Donation $225.00

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Aim2Cure 2017 Sports Shooting and Archery Competition

 

 

Aim2Cure 2017, a sports shooting target competition will be held Sunday, Oct. 15.

Aim2Cure 2017, a sports shooting target competition will be held Sunday, Oct. 15.

Sporting Event Benefits Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation

 

LEHIGH VALLEY (Immediate Release) — Calling all archery and sports-shooting enthusiasts! All ages and abilities are welcome to participate in the 2017 Aim2Cure Archery and Handgun Competition. The sporting event, which benefits the Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF), a Lehigh Valley–based nonprofit that delivers meals to families holding vigil for loved ones in hospice, will be held Sunday, October 15, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at The Heritage Guild, 70 Hilton Street in Easton, Pennsylvania.

Registration for new event participants begins promptly at 2 p.m. Returning marksmen and markswomen may register starting at 2:45 p.m. Instructors and range officers will be present to assist all participants throughout the competition.

An awards ceremony will take place immediately following the competition. A prize for highest combined bow and handgun score will be awarded. Highest bow score and highest handgun score will also be awarded. Second-place winners will receive awards, as well.

“We are looking forward to a fun and challenging day of competition for all participating sportsmen and sportswomen. We welcome all skill levels and ages,” says Bob Agentis, founder and chairman of JAACF.

Tickets are $45 per person. Refreshments, appetizers and beverages will be served. For tickets and additional information, go to https://whennow.com/event/aim2cure-archery-and-hand-gun-competition.

All equipment, including rental bow or sport gun and ammo, is provided. Archery participants may bring their own bow. (Archery entrants under 18 years of age and handgun entrants under 21 years old are required to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.)

For more information, email BA.JAACF@gmail.com.  Checks for $45 per person should be made payable to JAACF.org and sent to: JAACF, P.O. Box 22075, Lehigh Valley PA 18002.

The JAACF fills a need: Since 2013, the 501(c)(3) has delivered for more than 10,000 meals to family members of patients at St. Luke’s Hospice House. Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation was the recipient of the PA Hospice Network Heart of Hospice Award in 2014 and was awarded the Shining Star Award from St. Luke’s Hospital Network in that same year. In addition, the organization provides funding for early cancer detection education and testing for pancreatic, liver and colon cancers.  For more information, visit JAACF.org; find us on Facebook; or email us at ba.jaacf@gmail.com.

 

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