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Providence House Celebrates 22nd Annual Deck the House Auction Benefit Presented by the Cleveland Browns

Posted November 30, 2017 in Press Releases

Kick-Off the Holidays with an Evening of Mingling, Shopping & Supporting Providence House Babies and Children at the 22nd Annual Deck the House Auction Benefit Presented by the Cleveland Browns

What:There is only one holiday party in town where you can kick-off your holiday shopping, mingle with Cleveland Browns players, and enjoy breathtaking views of Cleveland, all while supporting children and families in crisis: The Providence House 22nd Annual Deck the House Auction Benefit presented by the Cleveland Browns. Over 700 guests are expected to attend and offer their support to the babies and children protected by Providence House this holiday season. Step into a festive holiday atmosphere at the City View Lounge at FirstEnergy Stadium, complete with an elegant dinner buffet and professionally decorated Christmas trees while listening to live performances by the North Coast Men's Chorus. With hundreds of items, the silent auction offers guests the opportunity to check off their holiday shopping list with something for everyone.

Special highlights of this year's silent and live auction include:

  • The Dolan's "Owner's Loge" for 32 guests at an Indians game
  • "Make Your Own Ice Cream Flavor" party for 5 at Mitchell's Ice Cream with celebrity ice cream makers Joe and Annie Thomas
  • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers autographed guitar
  • Autographed Cleveland Cavaliers #23 LeBron James 16x20 photo

A special feature of the evening will be the presentation of the 2017 Ed Block Courage Award to a Cleveland Browns player that has been voted by his teammates as a community role model and a player exemplifying professionalism, strength, and dedication.

Who: Honorary chairs Annie & Joe Thomas, #73, Browns Offensive Lineman
Celebrity Emcees Joe Thomas and Andrea Vecchio

Where: FirstEnergy Stadium, Home of the Cleveland Browns City View Lounge100 Alfred Lerner Way
Complimentary valet parking at the University Hospitals Southeast gate and entrance

When:Tuesday, December 5 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Media passes available at the registration table. Please check in for pass.

About Providence House
Providence House - Ohio's first Crisis Nursery - has cared for over 8,000 families and children in crisis, living for days, weeks, or years without the support they need to help get them back on their feet. For 36 years, Providence House has protected children, supported families in crisis, and strengthened communities for every child. Their nationally recognized, evidenced-based model prevents child abuse and neglect, reduces system involvement and foster care placements, and keeps families safe, stable, and together. Visit for more information.

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