Frequently Asked Questions

Friday, April 26, 2019 at the Event Center at Silver Reef 4876 Haxton Way Ferndale WA 98248
Doors open at 5:30 pm, Dinner at 7 pm, Auction begins at 7:30, After-Party at 9:30 pm


Early bird pricing for tickets are $150 per person if purchased before April 1st, after that date the price will increase to $160 per person. Space is limited and tickets will be sold first come, first serve. Online ticket sales will close Monday, April 15th. To purchase tickets after the 15th, please call (360) 738-3808 ext. 309. 

Save your card for faster check out on the evening of the Gala, check the box on the bottom left of the page next to  "Save credit card for event"

Call (360) 738-3808 ext. 309 to register your card before April 19, 2018.  You may also register your card securely here .

If you choose to purchase tickets for others using the secure RSVP page on this website, you may also select whether or not you would like to share your bidder number with your guests.

To Charge Your Guests' Purchases to Your Account
If you check the box under "Add More Tickets" to select to "Share my bidder number", then your and your guests' purchases made during the evening will be charged to your account.

To Create Separate Payment Accounts for Your Guests
If you would like your guests to have a unique bidder number then they may register their own method of payment at a later date, simply uncheck the box next to "Share my bidder number" on the RSVP page.

They may register their preferred card for Quick Check here at their convenience before the Gala.


Get into the Gala quickly without a long wait in line! You may now securely register your credit card in advance and use it to complete your purchases on the night of the event without needing to return to check-out at the end of the evening*.

*Guest receipts will be mailed after the event, which will show your tax-deductible donation. The BGCWC no longer sends annual tax receipts, as receipts are now sent immediately after a donation is received.

Formal - there will be a Red Carpet entrance! For gentlemen, a suit or tuxedo is suggested; for ladies, gowns are encouraged. And if you happen to show up in jeans and bid on that trip to Tuscany, we’re not going to turn you away! 

Contributing an experience, gift certificate, membership, or item is an excellent way to show your support. 
 To contribute an item or package to the Inspire Higher Dreams Gala, please call Jane Clark at (360) 738-3808 ext. 309 or email