"We are fortunate to have the opportunity to partner with Charity Bids and introduce this new platform to showcase the generous donations from our staff, advertisers and local partners," said CL Tampa Publisher James Howard.
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 29, 2012
NTR Impact, a media division of Charity Bids, has announced that it has partnered with Creative Loafing Tampa to power a holiday auction benefiting The Children’s Home Tampa.
Available auction items include:
- Tampa Bay Lightning Tickets & a Zamboni Ride
- Two round-trip tickets on Edelweiss from Tampa to Switzerland on Edelweiss Air
- Buy the cover of Creative Loafing
- St. Pete Beach Blast: A Two-Night Stay at The Post Card Inn and a One-Night Stand at The Undertow
- Fabulous Foursome at The Children's Home’s 19th Annual Sporting Clays Classic
- Four tickets to Cirque du Soleil's Kooza
- Universal 100th Anniversary Blu-Ray Sampler
- Interview Your Favorite Band
- A Private Pig Jam with Chef Greg Baker of The Refinery & The Urbane Cowboys
Bids can be submitted at http://cltampa.com/tampa/HolidayAuction2012/Page until December 12th at 5:00 PM EST.
"We are thrilled to partner with Creative Loafing Tampa," said Ronen Lazar Managing Director of NTR Impact. "The Children’s Home’s mission is to care for struggling families and children seeking the comfort of a loving family and we are particularly proud to lend our support."
"We are fortunate to have the opportunity to partner with Charity Bids and introduce this new platform to showcase the generous donations from our staff, advertisers and local partners," said CL Tampa Publisher James Howard. "In our fourth year of the auction, our goal is to add significantly to the $50,000 we've raised already for The Children's Home."
About NTR Impact
NTR Impact is a media division of Charity Bids. Utilized by some of the world’s most renowned celebrities, athletes, corporations, non-profits and media companies, Charity Bids is a turn-key web and social media auction platform. Charity Bids creates and promotes branded standalone and/or seamlessly embedded multi-channel online & Facebook auction programs that enable non-profits to raise funds through the auction of in kind items and experiences either leading up to an event or on a standalone basis. For more information on NTR Impact and further press inquiries, please visit http://www.NTRImpact.com.
About Creative Loafing Tampa
As the third largest newspaper in the Tampa Bay area, Creative Loafing offers readers a valuable alternative to the two mainstream daily publications as well as a website (CLTampa.com) that provides up-to-the-minute news, information, video, podcasts and more.
Our award-winning news stories are rooted in a commitment to the community and an independent perspective that puts the greater interests of that community first.
In addition to a comprehensive listing of local happenings covering everything from gallery openings and concerts to sporting events and movie times, the Loaf offers the Tampa Bay area the most respected and authoritative critics on the subjects of news & politics, food & drink, arts & entertainment, music, movies & TV, sex & love, sports, games & tech and more.
For more information on Creative Loafing Tampa further press inquiries, please visit http://www.CLTampa.com.
About The Children’s Home
The Children's Home is a child- and family-centered organization that is positioned to care for struggling families and children seeking the comfort of a loving family. With roots that can be traced back to 1892, we have been a beacon in the community—providing a safe haven for children who have suffered abuse, neglect or abandonment. The tradition of love sparked by our founders continues to be our driving force to protect, heal and care for Tampa Bay’s children and families. We believe children deserve the opportunity to have a happy childhood. We believe families deserve a chance to be successful. These values are the essence of our mission to create a community where children and families feel loved, nurtured, and safe.Children need love. Families need security. That's why we are charged with being the source of strength and opportunity for children and families. Through our nationally recognized residential treatment program to our Family Support and Resource Centers, we have impacted the lives of many who rely on support and care during times of uncertainty. Over the years, we have helped more than 6,000 children realize their dream of a family, and we have cared for more than 25,000 children in the community. The Children's Home is a local 501 (C)(3) not-for-profit organization serving the Central Florida region.
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