How Can You Help?
Advent House is an outreach ministry of the
Perinton Ecumenical Ministries, Inc. We are supported by the
people of the churches and community at large, grants, United Way
Donor Option, special events, memorials and donations.
You can provide financial support by making a
pledge to enable the services of Advent House to continue. This
gift can be made by check or via automatic transfer direct from
your bank. All donations are tax deductible.
If you feel that you can share time or money to
help those we care for at Advent House, or you would like more
information, please call (585) 223-6112.
“Although it was a hard
journey for both Dad and our family, the environment of caring,
calm acceptance and quiet of competence you created at Advent
House eased our transition and gave us comfort and courage.”
There are several ways to
support Advent House.
Advent House conducts four major
fundraisers throughout the year:
Advent House Dinner Dance &
Auction: The 2014 Advent House Dinner
Dance & Auction will be held on SATURDAY, March 29, 2014 at
the MONROE GOLF CLUB, 155 Golf Avenue, Pittsford, NY 14534
from 6:00 p.m. to midnight. Don Alhart once again will
serve as our emcee, while Joe Lomonaco will conduct the Live
Auction. Live Auction items include: an Upscale Log Cabin Vacation
week in Stowe, VT, a Boca Grande Condominium Vacation Week,
Cobblestone Creek Golf Club foursome with lunch, an Eight Hour
Chauffeured Limousine tour with Gourmet Lunch, an autographed Tom
Brady NFL football, a XBox One and a Chauffeured Rochester Restaurant
Progressive Dinner Evening. Silent Auction items include MacKenzie
Childs items, jewelry from Forsythe’s, Fit Bit, designer bags,
restaurant gift certificates and much, much more! We invite you to
contribute to the success of this event by becoming a Gala Donor (click
for form). Join us for this lovely evening. Invitations (click
for invitation) and reply forms (click
for reply form) may be printed from this website and sent
to: Advent House, 1010 Moseley Road,
Fairport, NY 14450
here for pics of last year's Gala
Advent House Walk:
The 2014 Advent House Walk will be held on
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. with registration at noon at the
Kennelley Park Gazebo in the Village of Fairport. The 3.1 mile
route travels north over the Liftbridge to the canal path, west to
Perinton Park, then east on Church Street to Hulburt Avenue,
following Hulburt all the way to Route 250 and finally, heads north
to return to the gazebo. The Registration form (click
for registration form) may be printed from this website and
brought to the registration on May 3rd or to the Advent
House prior to that date. The Registration Cost for Adult Walkers
is $15.00 and for Student/Child Walkers is $10.00.
Advent House Annual Garage
Sale is a community event and takes place
on Friday, August 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and
Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the VFW Post
#8495, 300 Macedon Center Road, Fairport, NY. Starting in
mid-May, donations of household items can be delivered to Advent
House. We do NOT accept large appliances, clothing, books
(except children’s book and cookbooks), bowling balls, mattresses,
TVs, children’s car seats, VCR tapes or computers. Furniture in
good condition is always welcome. A tax donation certificate
will also be provided to you. Please call Advent House 223-6112 for
more information. If you’d prefer the fun of bargain hunting and
finding treasures, then this is the place to be in August. Plan to
Donations are accepted at the
Advent House from May 24, 2014 to August 8, 2014.
Annual Golf Tournament
will be held on September 12, 2014 with a Noon
Shotgun start at Victor Hills Golf Course, 1450 Brace Road, Victor,
NY. This is a scramble format so players of every level are
encouraged to attend. Again, prize donations, advertising and
corporate hole sponsorships are accepted for this event. Fees
include lunch, refreshments, dinner, awards and prizes and great
fun! Why not put together a foursome and join us? Need an
invitation or ad sponsorship form? Give us a call or print out &
(click for) registration form . (requires
Adobe Acrobat Reader)
George Eastman House PhotoFinish 5K
will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 8:00
a.m. at the George Eastman House, 900 East Ave., Rochester, NY.
Runners/walkers can join the Advent House team led by Vicki Deady,
Advent House Development Coordinator, and Amy DeSeyn. Participants
secure donations to benefit Advent House (over & above the
registration fee which goes to the Eastman House). To register for
the run/walk, visit
http://www.photofinish5k.eastmanhouse.org and click on
REGISTER. To raise funds for Advent House by running or walking in
the PhotoFinish 5K, participants must visit
http://www.crowdrise.com/AdventHouse and click on the red DONATE
TO THIS FUNDRAISER. On the donation page, fill in the following
information after selecting a TEAM MEMBER…AMOUNT, NAME & COMMENT,
then click orange DONATE button.
Look for updates to this list as time goes on!
Corporate Support is always needed
in the form of sponsors and program advertising.
Businesses can also support our Dinner Dance as well as our Golf
Tournament fundraisers by donating goods and services for our Silent
and Live Auctions.
Individual volunteers can
help to solicit, organize and transport items for the Advent House
Dinner Dance & Auction fundraiser as well as the Golf Tournament.
Volunteers are also needed to sort and price donated items for our
annual garage sale each summer as well as help transport items once
a week in June and July.
Vicki Deady, Advent House Development Coordinator
Phone Number & Email: (585) 223-6112
Fax Number: (585) 223-6078