Virtual Gala & Auction: March 27, 2021

Online auction bidding: March 20-27

Get ready for an Out of this World virtual experience featuring a new take on your favorites from the annual Gala & Auction fundraiser - including an online auction, raffle, and the opportunity to support top quality local health care. Funds from this year's Gala will be used to purchase essential equipment for our Surgery Department, including a new anesthesia machine and laparoscopic equipment. To make a donation for this need, visit our Fund a Need page.

Virtual Program

Tune in to our virtual program on Saturday, March 27 at 7:00 p.m. at!
Click here for details!


Ways to Participate

1. Donate and receive an Out of this World Party Box to enjoy while you log in to our virtual Gala program.

A $50 donation provides party items for two to enjoy at home while you log on to your computer, tablet or smart phone for the virtual Gala program and auction on Saturday evening, March 27 at 7 p.m. The virtual program may be viewed on the event page when the Gala begins. Reserve your party box by completing this form by Monday, March 8. Boxes will be available for pick-up in Grundy Center on March 26 and 27, or arrangements may be made for delivery within Grundy County or surrounding communities.

2. Purchase a Raffle ticket for your chance to win a trip or a uniquely designed necklace!

Grand prize:  Winner's Choice Vacation, courtesy of INVISION Architecture. Winner can choose from four dream destinations, which include airfare and accommodations for two:

- Key West, Florida  

- Scottsdale, Arizona

- Napa Valley, California

- Nashville, Tennessee

Trip may be used anytime before March 27, 2023

2nd Prize:  Fine Jewelry, uniquely designed pendant, courtesy of Facets by Susong.

Each raffle ticket costs $50, and no more than 200 tickets will be sold. Please limit ticket purchases to no more than ten per household. Purchase your raffle tickets at our event page or contact the GCMH Foundation office at 319-824-4152 to purchase a ticket.  Deadline to purchase is Monday, March 8, 2021. Winners will be announced during the virtual Gala program on March 27 at 7 p.m. and contacted after the event.
*You do not need to view the online program in order to win.

3. Auction:  Bid on travel, tickets, experiences, gift items, and more!

Click here to register for the online auction view available packages. Items will be added each week up until March 20, when bidding begins so be sure to check back often to view the great auction packages made available by local businesses and individuals.
Bidding concludes March 27 at 8:05 p.m.