On November 8th, we celebrated the start of the holidays with our Fourth Annual Open House and Toys for Tots Benefit, raising over $3,500 – a new record! – plus dozens of toy donations in support of Toys for Tots. More than 100 attendees spent the evening mingling, enjoying festive refreshments, shopping the Holiday Market, and bidding on Chinese Raffle prizes like Cavs tickets, catering packages, a FitBit Blaze, spa baskets, restaurant gift cards, and more.
All of the funds raised at the Open House support The Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, started more than 50 years ago by The U.S. Marine Corps to ensure our country’s less fortunate children experience the magic of the holidays. We thank all of our guests, donors and vendors for helping us bring joy to a child this holiday season.
Our annual Open House is R.E. Warner’s signature philanthropy initiative; however, our team members make it a point to give back all year long. Through participating in Jeans for a Cause, Harvest for Hunger, Mayor Jackson’s Holiday Food Basket Giveaway, and more, we are proud to have raised over $11,000 each of the last several years to support many worthy causes in our community—living out our corporate values of improving […]