Tag: Charity

Charity Auction 2016

In 2016, RavenCon’s Charity Auction supported the Dialysis Patients Citizens Education Center. The Center is dedicated to improving kidney patients’ quality of life and reducing the occurrence of ESRD (end-stage renal disease) through education and by developing awareness of dialysis and kidney disease issues,

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Charity Auction 2015

RavenCon has chosen the Richmond Animal League (RAL) as this year’s charity in memory of our late Vice Chair, John Patrick Jones.  John was very fond of animals and RavenCon encourages your support of one his favorite organizations. Since 1979,

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Charity Auction 2014

RavenCon has chosen Foundation for Fighting Blindness as this year’s charity. The Foundation Fighting Blindness is dedicated to funding innovative research to find preventions, treatments, and cures for inherited retinal degenerative diseases that lead to blindness and affect more than

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Charity Auction 2013

RavenCon has chosen the Huntington’s Disease Society of America as this year’s Charity Auction beneficiary as a way to honor the memory of an attendee who passed away at last year’s convention. In March 2000, the Huntington’s Disease Society of

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Charity Auction 2012

The beneficiaries of this year’s RavenCon charity auction will be the American Cancer Society and the National Breast Cancer Foundation. A member of the RavenCon family, Mike Manning, lost his mother, Reba, shortly after last year’s convention due to undiagnosed

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Charity Auction 2011

Commemorative Air Force The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) was founded to acquire, restore and preserve in flying condition a complete collection of combat aircraft which were flown by all military services of the United States, and selected aircraft of other

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Charity Auction 2010

Virginia Aviation Museum Much thanks to our donors for making this possible! With their help, we raised $1200 for the Virginia Aviation Museum. The RavenCon “family” lost one of their own in 2009. Vice Chair John Jones and Promotions &

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Charity Auction 2009

The Edgar Allan Poe Museum in Richmond, Virginia In honor of the bicentennial of Poe’s birth, RavenCon designated the Edgar Allan Poe Museum as the recipient of the proceeds of RavenCon’s charity auction. Much thanks to our donors for making

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Charity Auction 2008

Monacan High School Literacy Fund In honor of the bicentennial of Tee Morris, RavenCon designated the Monacan High School Literacy Fund as the recipient of the proceeds of RavenCon’s very first charity auction. Much thanks to our donors for making

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