Thursday, February 5, 2015

Tailgaters Anonymous for Children’s Guild 2014 Recap

Tailgaters Anonymous for Children's Guild raised $41,600 for Seattle Children's Hospital in 2014 through events and donations. Below is a recap of the events the TA Guild hosted in 2014. 

Event: St Paddy’s Day Dash
Date: 3/17/2014
Location: Seattle Center
Description: St Paddy’s Day themed 5k dash for all ages starting and ending at the Seattle Center. Dash participants dressed up and walked or ran the course and then enjoyed the beer garden.
Revenue Raised for Seattle Children’s Hospital Center for Autism: $18,000

Event: Sea for the Future Gala
Date: 8/2/2014
Location: Columbia Tower (Seattle, WA)
Description: Summer cocktail event in the Dolce Vita Showroom on the 19th floor of the Columbia Tower. The food was catered by Alison’s Coastal CafĂ©, drinks were provided by Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Co & 3 Howls Distillery and a local DJ hosted the event. The silent action featured local items including a package from Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, a golf package, and more. The live auction featured an autographed framed Richard Sherman jersey, an autographed Russell Wilson football and an autographed "Angry" Doug Baldwin football.
Revenue Raised for the Seattle Children's Hospital Center for CCTR: $19,000

Event: Tailgate Extravaganza
Date: 11/1/2014
Location: Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Co in Ballard (Seattle, WA)
Description: Saturday college football tailgate at a local brewery. Prize wheel featured items from local businesses including 3 Howls Distillery, Alison's Coastal Cafe, The Met and Ty's Tees.
Revenue Raised for Seattle Children’s Hospital Uncompensated Care Fund: $2,600

We are so grateful to everyone who contributed to these events. These would not have been possible without the help and donations from of many volunteers.
We are looking forward to seeing you all at these events again in 2015! 

 If you are interested becoming a member of Tailgaters Anonymous Guild or contributing to the Guild, please contact the Stephen Howey, TA Guild President, at

Sign Up for the St Paddy’s Day Dash & Support Seattle Children’s Hospital!

Help the Tailgaters Anonymous for Children’s Guild raise funds for Seattle Children’s Autism Center and take part in the annual St Paddy's Day Dash! 
To register for the dash, go to and join the “Seattle Children’s Autism Center” team by using the Team Code: SCACTEAM. 
Walkers and runners welcome. There is a beer garden at the end of the dash! Every registration using the team code means more money raised for Seattle Children’s Autism Center, so invite your family, friends and co-workers to join the team!
If you are interested in volunteering at the dash or becoming a member of Tailgaters Anonymous Guild, please contact the Stephen Howey, TA Guild President, at