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John Bridges Community Center

445 West 13th Street

Apopka, FL 32703

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This event is for individuals, community leaders, and churches to assist Community Problem Solvers Inc. to continue to assist low income and rural communities with creating an alternative to assist when faced with a natural disaster and lack of resources or capital. In addition to our financial literacy programs, housing the homeless, feeding the hungry, small business development, youth job readiness and more.

Community Problem Solvers Inc. cordially invites you to our

1st Annual Gala To benefit Disaster Relief and CPS Family Sponsorship Programs

Thurs, October 26th at 6:00 PM
John Bridges Community Center
445 W 13th St, Apopka, FL 32703

Attire: Formal

$50.00 - Early Bird until Oct 25
$75.00 - Regular Price

For ticket purchase and seat selection, visit: CPSgala.eventbrite.com

For online support: cflcps@gmail.com
For other gala questions: cflcps@gmail.com



Information on the CPS 1st Annual Self-Sufficient Gala

Q: What is this event?

A: The Gala is the premier event of Community Problem Solvers Inc. [CPS] This year’s event promises to be spectacular! The gala committee has thoughtfully chosen a beautiful venue, a fun theme to go along with it, as well as great entertainment!

Q: What is the purpose of this event?

A: To raise awareness of the organization’s mission, share its accomplishments with the community, and raise funds to sustain both existing and new projects such as youth employability, feeding the hungry, and housing the homeless.

Q: What is the venue like?

A: The John Bridges Community Center is a beautiful facility that serves a large population of individuals in the Apopka and surrounding areas. You and your guests will spend the evening in an elegant conference room in a relaxed luxury you deserve.

Q: Where do I park and are there parking fees?

A: There is ample onsite parking and it is free to guests. There is also additional parking nearby if needed.

Q: What is the theme of this event and what should I wear?

A: This year’s theme is ‘Art Is Everything’ Be sure to come ready to be inspired with educational and cultural arts.

Q: What does my ticket include?

A: Your ticket includes admission to the event, dinner, beverage, dance (music provided by an outstanding DJ), one raffle ticket, opportunity to bid on silent auction items, and much more.

Q: Can I sit with my group at this event?

A: You may select your seats based on availability at the time you purchase your tickets. If you would like to be seated with your group, either purchase the tickets for the group and do the seat selection for them, or coordinate the booking with them.

Q: I missed the deadline to purchase tickets, can I still buy?

A: Depending on seat availability and if the tickets are purchased before the final headcount is submitted to the venue.

Q: Can I pay for my tickets at the door?

A: Yes. The venue requires us to submit the final headcount in advance so the more registered ahead of time will be greatly appreciated.

Q: I am attending the gala, but I have dietary restrictions or requests, what do I do?

A: Please e-mail the gala committee at: cflcps@gmail.com by October 23, 2017

Q: What is your refund policy?

A: Unfortunately, we are unable to do refunds.

Q: Who may attend this event?

A: This event is for any community member, leader, or organization who wish to support our organization.

Q: Can I bring my child to the gala?

A: This event is organized with adults in mind. Safety of all our guests is a priority. Therefore, we recommend making alternate arrangements for your children. However, for older children (10 years and over) may attend the event with parental supervision. Also, they will need to pay a full priced ticket.

Q: Will there be childcare services at the venue?

A: We regret to inform you that we will not be providing childcare services this year.

Q: What is the check-in process at the event?

A: Present your e-tickets at the check-in desk. There will be ushers to assist you in locating your tables.

Q: What if I lose or forget my ticket?

A: The check-in desk will have the guest list, so you may still check in hassle-free.

Q: I understand the tickets are just to cover the event expenses, how then can I help the organization raise funds?

A: CPS would not exist or be able to carry out its mission without your support. Here are some of the ways you can help the organization:

Prior to the event:

  • place business ads in our calendar or personal greeting in our coffee table book
  • donate items for the silent auction or prizes

At the event:

  • Make a donation: 100% of your donation goes toward our humanitarian projects
  • Purchase our signature art prints and other collectibles
  • Bid at the Silent Auction
  • Buy raffle tickets (50/50)

If I have an unanswered question, who can I talk to?

We're here to help. Please reach out to the gala committee: CFLCPS@GMAIL.COM


Platinum $2500.00

  • Name center and large on banner on stage ,
  • Whole Table (8) ,
  • Thank you certificate
  • Picture with special guest
  • Ability to be a guest speaker
  • Special recognition to the public.
  • 1 autographed fine art giclee.

Gold $1000.00

  • Half Table (4),
  • Thank you plaque,
  • public special recognition
  • Name on Banner
  • vendor table
  • table toppers.

Bronze $700.00

  • 2 VIP tickets
  • Certificate of appreciation
  • public special recognition
  • Name on Banner
  • vendor table
  • table toppers

Silver $500

  • 2 Vip tickets
  • Name on Banner
  • Table Toppers
  • Certificate of appreciation
  • Special recognition to the public
  • listing in our business directory
Thank you! CPS would not exist without your support and we want to keep working with you to keep our mission going!
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445 West 13th Street

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