New York (HedgeCo.net) – Hedge Funds Care is today holding a silent auction at it’s 2012 Midwest Gala. Prizes include a seven days/Six night vacation for two in the fabulous Oyster Bay Beach Resort in St. Maarten, 4 VIP Tickets to Opening Bell at the NYSE, among others.
Hedge Funds Care is an international charity, supported largely by the hedge fund industry, whose sole mission is preventing and treating child abuse.
This mission is accomplished by raising money and granting it to child welfare organizations throughout the United States, Canada, the Cayman Islands, and the United Kingdom.
Hedge Funds Care is the only grant making public charity that focuses exclusively on funding this cause. Since its inception in 1998, Hedge Funds Care has awarded over 800 grants totaling more than $29 million.
Raffle tickets are also still available for the Fisker Karma luxury electric car. Each ticket provides a 1 in 500 chance to win. All proceeds from the raffle and the silent auction go to preventing and treating child abuse.