The 5th Annual
Crown of Beauty Gala
The Dragonfly Home
of Human Trafficking in Oklahoma
Virtual Gala | Thursday, September 24, 2020 | 7:00-8:30 PM
We’re taking our gala virtual this year! Ticket holders will be able to view the gala on YouTube from the comfort of their own home!
This virtual event will include a program about Dragonfly’s services for victim-survivors of human trafficking, inspirational performances, a silent auction with great prizes, and more!
Featuring Keynote Speaker + Survivor of Human Trafficking
Rebecca Bender is a human trafficking survivor leader, author, and nationally recognized expert on human trafficking. At the gala, she will share her inspiring story of exiting human trafficking after six years of exploitation and her path to recovery, as well as her view on supporting local organizations serving victim-survivors of human trafficking.
Deanne Brodie-Mends, original spoken word performance: “Jaded”
Cece Jones-Davis, singer-songwriter, musical performance: “Give Me Your Heart”
Mary Ann the Band, singer-songwriters, musical performance: “The Blessing”
VIEW FULL GALA PROGRAM LEAFLET HERE
Grants access to the Virtual Crown of Beauty Gala live stream event!
VIP Gala Ticket: $100 – No longer available.
VIP Gala Tickets include a Gala Gift Box to enhance your virtual experience! You will be able to pick up your Gala Gift Box prior to the event and it will include:
- Faux floral crown
- Ingredients + recipe to make a Signature Gala Drink
- Sweet treat from The Modern Cookie
- Exclusive art piece for VIP Gala Ticket holders only
- …and more!
VIP Gala Tickets are limited, so get yours before they sell out!
Dragonfly’s silent auction is OPEN! You can check out our items and bid even if you aren’t attending the gala!
Already have your ticket to the gala? You should have received a text and/or email with info for signing into ClickBid, our silent auction website. You can also log in HERE.
Not able to attend the gala but want to check out the silent auction? Register HERE to view items and bid!
SILENT AUCTION ITEMS
Aussie Doodle Puppy Package:
- Adorable Aussie Doodle puppy, plus a puppy starter kit gift basket!
- Donor: Native Doodle
Kendra Scott Pendant Necklace
- Classic Kendra Scott “Ever” Pendant Necklace
- Donor: Kendra Scott
Riverwind Casino and Pub Experience
- Time for dinner and a night away! One night’s stay at luxurious and modern Riverwind Casino Hotel and two meal vouchers for Chips ‘N Ales, inspired by the pubs and lodges of London!
- Donor: Riverwind Casino
“Here My Garden Grows,” painting by Mandy Markham
- Official painting of the 2020 Crown of Beauty Gala, inspired by a survivor served at Dragonfly! 11 x 14″ acrylic painting on canvas.
- Donor: Mandy Markham Art
Gourmet Chef’s Table for 12 at VZD’s
- Exclusive, gourmet private chef’s table for you and eleven of your friends by VZD Chef Eric Smith! Steaks? Surf n’ turf? Mediterranean? This 4-course meal is customizable for an unforgettable, personalized night out at VZD’s!
- Donor: VZD
Discover Scuba Package
- Just because Oklahoma is landlocked doesn’t mean you can’t SCUBA! Package includes “Discover Scuba” experience for four (4) people and two (2) 1.5-hour Shark Diving Experiences at Blue Zoo Aquarium.
- Donor: ScubaBros
Artesian Luxury Weekend
- Tucked away in the beautiful Arbuckle Mountains of Oklahoma, stay two nights at the luxurious Artesian Hotel, Casino, and Spa!
- Donor: Artesian Hotel
“A Day of Beauty” Package
- Your day of beauty awaits! Receive one (1) spray tan, one (1) lash lift and tint, and one (1) blowout at Rinse Salon + Extension Bar.
- Donor: Rinse Salon + Extension Bar
Precious Photos by Precious Jewels
- Freshen up your photo gallery! 45-minute couples’ or family photography session with Precious Jewels Photography. Any OKC location.
- Donor: Precious Jewels
Drive-In Movie Gathering
- Gather your friends and family for a Drive-In Movie! Twenty (20) tickets to Winchester Drive-In Movie Theater in OKC!
- Donor: Winchester Drive-In Movie Theatre
CBD Self-Care Basket
- Enjoy the natural benefits of CBD products! Basket includes CBD-infused shampoo, conditioner, and facial products; CBD oil; Hemp-balm topical pain reliever; CBD bath bombs; and a $25 gift certificate to Summerland Wellness Boutique!
- Donor: Summerland CBD Wellness Boutique
“Saved” Painting by Studio Megan
- This painting was created for The Crown of Beauty Gala and inspired by Dragonfly’s work with survivors of human trafficking. 24 x 30 mixed media painting.
- Donor: Studio Megan
Hair, Lashes, and Brows Package
- Includes $100 gift card for Hair + Co. (Voted Best Hair Salon in Oklahoma!), $50 gift card toward brow and/or skincare services by licensed aesthetician Sarah Ashley, and lash tint and lift from Kells Lashes!
- Donors: Hair + Co. + Sarah Ashley Aesthetics
- Get your nails done by Meg at Velvet Monkey Salon! $50 gift card can be applied to gel, acrylic, and other nail services!
- Donor: Nailed @ The Velvet Monkey
- 60 Minute Holistic Massage Ritual at Deep Roots
- Donor: Deep Roots Wellness
- Perfect for a family, couple’s, or child’s portrait! Gorgeous photography by International Award-Winning Portrait Artist, Josh Fisher. Classic finish, 14″ portrait.
- Donor: Josh Fisher Portraits
- 12 knives, including heavy-duty utility knives and beautiful, nostalgic collectible knives. Includes custom-made, solid wood box to hold collection.
- Donor: Richard Williamson
- Experience a cooking class for two at Sur la Table! Top off your meal with a sweet treat: a Caramel Apple Pie from Pie Prerogative.
- Donors: Summer Sisters Bible Study + Pie Prerogative
Facial Rejuvenation Treatment
- Cutting edge facial treatment: Oxygeneo Facial at LIV Medical Spa Plumps, smooths, and deeply exfoliates your skin, revealing a younger look!
- Donor: LIV Medical Spa
- Adorable matching bow sets for children and adults! $75 gift card.
- Donor: BeBows
Upscale Catered Party for Ten
- Upscale party for 10* featuring beef tenderloin sliders, salmon crostini, oven-roasted veggies, Thai chicken salad in crispy wonton cups, bacon-wrapped dates stuffed with blue cheese, deluxe cheese and fruit tray, additional signature items. Personal caterer will drop off food or assist during party.
- Donor: Liz Wood
Native Pride Package
- Gorgeous, handmade traditional Native Ribbon Skirt with colorful, sparkly earrings.
- Donor: Dawn Clark Rowe
One-Year Postmate Membership
- Meals delivered from your favorite local restaurants to your front door!
- Donor: Ark Ramos
“Dear Rodeo” Cody Johnson Guitar
- Custom painted guitar signed by country music star Cody Johnson! Epiphone acoustic.
- Donor: Cody Johnson
“Free” – Painting Piper B. Studios
- Original oil painting entitled “Free” in a natural wood custom frame.
- Donor: Piper B. Studios
Swarovski Crystal Cuffs
- Set of two (2) Swarovski Crystal Cuffs in Botswana Agate motif on oxidized silver coated brass mesh with Signature Magnetic Clasp.
- Donor: CynDesa Inc
Date Nights Galore!
- A package of fun dates for a special weekend or spread throughout the year! Includes Axe Throwing at Urban Tomahawk, Escape Room experience at Red Door Escape Room, one night at Aloft hotel, and two tickets for Winchester drive-in tickets
- Donors: Urban Tomahawk, Red Door Escape Room, Aloft Hotels, Winchester Drive-In
Nonesuch 10-Course Tasting for Two
- 10-Course Tasting Menu for two people at Nonesuch in OKC!
- Donor: Nonesuch
Chick-Fil-A for a Year!
- 52 gift cards to Chick-Fil-A so you can enjoy delicious chicken for a whole year!
- Donor: Chick-Fil-A
Signed Dennis Schroder Jersey – OKC Thunder
- Signed jersey from OKC Thunder’s #17 Dennis Schroder!
- Donor: The Thunder
OKC Thunder – Signed Team Ball
- Celebrate the OKC Thunder with this signed team ball!
- Donor: The Thunder
Girls’ Day at the Spa
- Gather your ladies and hit the spa! Four (4) “Hello Beautiful” Spa Packages from Renaissance Salon & Spa. Includes Express Anti-Aging Facial, 50-minute full body massage, Spa Manicure and Refresher Pedicure.
- Donor: Renaissance Salon & Spa
Hang out with Broadway Stars! “Hamilton,” “Wicked,” or “Mean Girls!”
- Virtual hangout with stars of your favorite Broadway shows! Choose your hangout with the stars of “Hamilton,” “Wicked,” or “Mean Girls!”
- Donor: Charity Booster
Napa Valley Virtual Wine Tasting
- Bring Napa Valley to your home or office with this virtual wine tasting experience! Includes a 50-minute virtual tasting led bya vineyard host who will guide you and guests through the tasting. Includes three sets of three bottles from Bouchaine Vineyards Wine. Each set includes (1) Vin Gris, (1) Estate Chardonnay, and (1) Estate Pinot Noir ((9) bottles total).
- Donor: Charity Booster
Solaz Los Cabos, Mexico Luxury 7-Night Vacation
- Beautiful oceanfront suite for up to four people in Solaz Lox Cabos, Mexico! Relax with a beautiful view in your terrace jacuzzi and hammock. Upgrades available. Airfare not included.
- Donor: Charity Booster
7-Night U.S. Getaway!
- 7-night stay for up to four (4) people! Choose from fully-equipped suites at Grand View Hotel in Las Vegas; Vacation Village in the Berkshires, Massachusetts; or Vacation Village Parkway, minutes away from Disney World, Sea World, and Universal Studios in Orlando! Airfare not included.
- Donor: Charity Booster
Handcrafted Greeting Cards
- A work of art as a greeting card! Set of thirty-two (32), handmade notecards perfect for sending a personalized message to someone special. 5-1/2 x 4-1/4″. Forty (40) white envelopes included.
- Angela Pearcy
Scratch Kitchen & Cocktails
- $50 Gift Card to Scratch Kitchen plus a bottle of Scratch Handmade Old Fashioned Whiskey.
- Donor: Scratch Kitchen
For information about becoming a gala sponsor, please contact Dragonfly’s executive director at 405.212.3378 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.