Registration OPENS... 26/2/24 | February 26, 2024

Date... 13/04/24  | April 13, 2024 

Prompt Arrival... 17:30 hrs | 5:30 pm

Set Navigation to...Brookfield Conference Center - 325 South Moorland Road Brookfield, WI 53005 


Attire...Service Agents are encouraged to dress in "Cocktail/Theme Black,  White, Metallic Attire" to help bring the 007Gala Bond theme to life. 

LIVE Band..."Now or Never" featuring parents from the Hamilton School District playing hits from all decades and Bond-inspired tunes! 

NEW THIS YEAR...Get ready for a different location, unique live auction items, the return of the Raffle Ticket (pre-orders will be labeled with your name &  bidder number), and more than a "Quantum of Fun" with our version of "Casino Royale" games.

Cash Purse Raffle... Enter to Win a Luxurious Italian Valentino Bag! Are you ready to elevate your style and indulge in luxury? Enter our exclusive Cash Purse Raffle for the chance to win a coveted Valentino bag filled with an array of exciting gift cards! (Must be present to win- no refunds).

Briefcase Challenge... A challenge awaits you where you try your code on the briefcase to unlock a pair of Diamond Stud Earrings (Must be present to win--No refunds).

Engage with our covert-tiered pricing structure and secure your spot today!

Act Swiftly, Agents! Early Bird Prices Are Your Best Cover!  

Stealth Mode Ticket... Secure your position with an Early Bird ticket. $90/$100 w/Filet (2/26-3/12)

Standard Issue Ticket... Prices will soon be compromised, lock in your position today!  $115/$125 w/Filet (3/13-4/2)

Final Mission Ticket... Last chance to infiltrate, but at a higher cost!  $125/$135 w/Filet (4/3-4/10) 

Operate within our Covert Pricing Structure and Secure Your Spot Today! Time is of the essence, Agent! Obtain your tickets now and maximize your savings on this classified auction experience! 

10 Agents per table - Seating Management at Checkout...  Fill in Company or Group Name 

(we will do our best to seat you all together) 

LAST DAY TO PURCHASE 007Gala TICKETS IS APRIL 10, 2024

"Live and Let Dine"  menu inspired by 007's Continental missions.

Entree Course Choices: 

Panko-Crusted Dijon Chicken Breast with tarragon cream sauce served with garlic mashed potatoes and Prince Charles vegetable medley. 

 

Glazed Salmon (GF) with soy maple glaze paired with orzo couscous pilaf with carrot and broccoli mix.  


Seared 8oz Filet of Beef (cooked medium) with wild mushroom and bacon jam, fresh rosemary demi-glace paired with roasted red potatoes with broccoli and carrot mix  ($10 up-charge).

 

Butternut Squash Ravioli (V) with brown butter sauce topped with fried sage, toasted pine nuts, fresh parmesan, and oven-roasted tomatoes.

Can't make the 007Gala...

Support HEF by participating in our online Silent Auction!  Our Silent Auction will feature an array of amazing gifts that will be listed on our auction website.  Anyone who registers may bid on these remarkable gift baskets, tickets/experiences, wine and spirits, gift cards, and a host of other amazing items donated by friends of our organization.  The online Silent Auction will open April 3rd and close at 7:30 pm on April 13. Prizes can be picked up at the Associated Bank in Sussex from 9 am-12 on April 20th. Look for Gala signs. Contact us about pickup arrangements at hef@hamiltoneducationfoundation.org

Purchase a $100 Raffle Golden Ticket 

for  a chance to win a Trip to one of these destinations: 

Orlando - Mexico - Tuscany - Hawaii - Spain

Purchase $100 Taylor Swift-

Eras Tour Raffle Ticket 

for a chance to win 2-Concert Tickets  plus, $200 Cash  for Eras Tour on Friday, November 1, 2024, 7pm Indianapolis, Indiana

 ENTER OUR RAFFLE FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A TRIP TO ONE OF 5 AMAZING DESTINATIONS:  

Mexico -Orlando - Spain - Italy - Hawaii - 


Mexico: All Inclusive

- 4 Nights, 2 Guests

- Jr Suite

-3 Location choices: Cabo, Loreto, or Puerto Vallarta (Winner has the  choice between)

- All food and alcohol included

- Booking & concierge services


Orlando

- 7 Nights, 6 Guests

- 2 bedroom accommodations


Spain

- 7 Nights, 6 Guests

- Malaga - Marabella Club Hotel accommodations


Italy

- 7 Nights, 4 Guests

- 2 Bedroom Residence accommodations in Cortona, Italy

- Lunch in a winery- Villa Loggio

- Booking & concierge services


Hawaii

- 7 Nights, 4 Guests

- 2 Adults and 2 Kids under 12

-  Studio or 1 Bedroom Accommodations

$100 per Entry Tickets 

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS

WHO WILL RECEIVE PROCEEDS FROM THE RAFFLE?  All proceeds will benefit the Hamilton Education Foundation, supporting the teachers & students of the HSD.

DO I NEED TO BE 18 TO PURCHASE TICKETS? Yes. You must be 18 years of age or older at the time you purchase tickets. The raffle winner will be required to provide identification with proof of age to claim raffle prizes.

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY TICKET?  You will receive an email after you complete your purchase on our GiveSmart platform for confirmation of your raffle ticket purchase.

WHEN AND HOW WILL YOU SELECT THE WINNER? The drawing for the winner will take place at the 007Gala on 4/13/2024 at 9 pm Winning tickets are selected from the pool of purchased raffle ticket numbers using automated, random number generator software.

HOW WILL THE WINNER RECEIVE THE DETAILS OF THE WINNING TICKET? A voucher with the details of Trip options will be given to the winner at Gala checkout or available at Associated Bank on Saturday, April 20th, from 9 am-12 noon. Or you can email HEF@hamiltoneducationfoundation.org to set up a pickup.

TRIP DESTINATION NEEDS TO BE SELECTED BY? APRIL 17th BY 5 PM.  Depending on trip, winner will have two or three years to book travel.

HOW MANY RAFFLE TICKETS ARE BEING SOLD?  The raffle is limited to the first 100 tickets sold.  Each ticket has a 1 in 100 chance of winning the prize; provided that the odds are subject to change dependent upon the total number of chances sold.

WHEN DO RAFFLE TICKET SALES END?  Raffle tickets can be purchased online at https://hef007gala2024.givesmart.com until Saturday, April 13th, 2024, at 7:30 pm.

HOW MANY WINNERS WILL THERE BE?  There will only be one (1) winner chosen who will receive the trip.

HOW MANY TICKETS CAN I BUY?  You may purchase as many tickets as you choose.

IS MY TICKET PURCHASE TAX DEDUCTIBLE? No. The IRS does not recognize raffle ticket purchases as a tax-deductible contribution.

DO I NEED TO LIVE IN A SPECIFIC STATE OR AREA TO BUY A TICKET? This raffle is open to all US states that allow out-of-state raffle ticket purchasing and participation.  The raffle is VOID in states where prohibited by law.  Please check your state raffle laws for clarification and the legality of purchasing options.  

WHAT METHODS OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?  We currently accept Visa and MasterCard through GiveSmart online at the link above.  All transactions are final.

HOW DO YOU GENERATE THE TICKETS/TICKET NUMBERS? Your ticket numbers are auto-assigned by order of date and time through our GiveSmart platform upon completion of your payment.

NOTIFICATION:  All winners will be notified via email and or phone shortly after the drawing. We will also post the winner on the website by 2 am on 4/14/24.

DO I HAVE ANY TAX LIABILITY IF I WIN? Potentially. The taxable value of the prize will be treated as ordinary income to the winner for federal and state income tax purposes, and the winner will be required by law to pay any tax liability incurred in connection with his/her receipt of the prize, if any. If you are a raffle winner, it is important that you determine what federal, state, and/or local taxes you must pay, and you are encouraged to consult with an accountant or tax preparer to make that determination.

WHAT IS THE VALUE OF THE PRIZE PACKAGE? is $2,000.

By participating in the Golden Ticket Trip Raffle, the participant agrees that the Hamilton Education Foundation has no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind that result from the use of the prize or participation in the contest.

The Hamilton Education Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization licensed by the state of Wisconsin to conduct this raffle. WI Charitable Gaming license # R0016525-A-78577.

ENTER OUR RAFFLE FOR A CHANCE TO WIN TWO (2) TICKETS TO THE TAYLOR SWIFT ERAS  TOUR SHOW 

Plus, $200 CASH! ON NOVEMBER 1st, 7:00 pm  (Section 612, Row 5 w/seat designation upon ticket transfer) in Indianapolis, Indiana, at Lucas Oil Stadium 

$100 per Entry Tickets 

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS

WHO WILL RECEIVE PROCEEDS FROM THE RAFFLE?  All proceeds will benefit the Hamilton Education Foundation, supporting the teachers & students of the HSD.

DO I NEED TO BE 18 TO PURCHASE TICKETS? Yes. You must be 18 years of age or older at the time you purchase tickets. The raffle winner will be required to provide identification with proof of age to claim raffle prizes.

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY TICKET?  You will receive an email after you complete your purchase on our GiveSmart platform for confirmation of your raffle ticket purchase. 

WHEN AND HOW WILL YOU SELECT THE WINNER? The drawing for the winner will take place at the 007Gala on 4/13/2024 at 9 pm. Winning tickets are selected from the purchased raffle ticket numbers pool using automated random number generator software.

HOW WILL THE WINNER RECEIVE THE TICKETS AND $200 CASH? The winner must have a Ticketmaster account and a valid email address to transfer tickets, which will be done in collaboration with the donor of the tickets and the Hamilton Education Foundation. The cash will be given to the winner at Gala checkout or available at Associated Bank on Saturday, April 20th, from 9 am-12 noon. Or you can email HEF@hamiltoneducationfoundation.org to set up a pickup.

HOW MANY RAFFLE TICKETS ARE BEING SOLD?  The odds are subject to change depending on the total number of chances sold.

WHEN DO RAFFLE TICKET SALES END?  Raffle tickets can be purchased online at https://hef007gala2024.givesmart.com until Saturday, April 13th, 2024, at 7:30 pm.

HOW MANY WINNERS WILL THERE BE?  There will only be one (1) winner chosen, who will receive two (2) concert tickets and $200 cash as their prize.

HOW MANY TICKETS CAN I BUY?  You may purchase as many tickets as you choose.

IS MY TICKET PURCHASE TAX DEDUCTIBLE? No. The IRS does not recognize raffle ticket purchases as a tax-deductible contribution.

DO I NEED TO LIVE IN A SPECIFIC STATE OR AREA TO BUY A TICKET? This raffle is open to all US states that allow out-of-state raffle ticket purchasing and participation.  The raffle is VOID in states where it is prohibited by law.  Please check your state raffle laws for clarification and the legality of purchasing options.  

WHAT METHODS OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?  We currently accept Visa and MasterCard through GiveSmart online at the link above.  All transactions are final.

HOW DO YOU GENERATE THE TICKETS/TICKET NUMBERS? Your ticket numbers are auto-assigned by order of date and time through our GiveSmart platform upon completion of your payment.

NOTIFICATION  All winners will be notified via email or phone shortly after the drawing. We will post the winner on the website by 2 am on 4/14/24.

DO I HAVE ANY TAX LIABILITY IF I WIN? Potentially. The taxable value of the prize will be treated as ordinary income to the winner for federal and state income tax purposes, and the winner will be required by law to pay any tax liability incurred in connection with his/her receipt of the prize, if any. If you are a raffle winner, it is important that you determine what federal, state, and/or local taxes you must pay, and you are encouraged to consult with an accountant or tax preparer to make that determination.

WHAT IS THE VALUE OF THE PRIZE PACKAGE? The value of the two (2) Taylor Swift Eras Tour tickets is immeasurable and $200 in cash.

WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF THE CONCERT GETS CANCELLED OR THE WINNER CANNOT ATTEND FOR SOME REASON?  In the rare event that the concert is canceled, the dates are changed, or the winner cannot attend, Hamilton Education Foundation will not refund raffle ticket(s) purchased to the winner or raffle participants.

IS PARKING AT THE CONCERT VENUE INCLUDED IN THIS PRIZE? No. It is the winner’s responsibility for any transportation fees to/from the concert.

By participating in the Taylor Swift Eras Tour Raffle, the participant agrees that the Hamilton Education Foundation has no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages resulting from the use of the prize or participation in the contest.

The Hamilton Education Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization licensed by the state of Wisconsin to conduct this raffle. WI Charitable Gaming license # R0016525-A-78577.

SponsorshipsPlease review available sponsorship options.  We will acknowledge your sponsorship for one year from the date you sign up on our social media platforms, websites, and literature for the Gala and at the Gala itself.