Giving

Banyan Ball

The Banyan Ball is the signature black-tie fundraising event for The Out-of-Door Academy. Held annually on the second Saturday in March, the event boasts a who’s who crowd united in celebration of the mission and vision of Out-of-Door. 
Fabulous entertainment, delicious food and drink, and amazing company make this event one you won’t want to miss! To donate an auction item, download the Banyan Ball Donation Form. 
For more information about the Banyan Ball, please contact Amy Towery, CFRE, Chief Advancement Officer at 941-554-3405 or atowery@oda.edu.
YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO THE
Banyan Ball
Hosted by event chairs Shari and Doug Phillips 
Presented by the Brunckhorst Family
 
MARCH 9, 2019
 
A FABULOUS BLACK-TIE EVENING AT
THE RITZ-CARLTON, SARASOTA
1111 RITZ CARLTON DRIVE
SARASOTA, FLORIDA
VIP Experience • 6:00-7:00 PM
All Aboard! VIP Guests will join event chairs Shari and Doug Phillips for a glamorous pre-event experience on the luxurious Orient Express featuring live music, continental cuisine, amazing wine, and more! This will be unlike anything you have seen before. You do not want to miss this prestigious VIP experience!
 
Banyan Ball • 7:00-11:00 PM
Join event chairs Shari and Doug Phillips for an exquisite evening tailored for the most savvy world travelers. Guests will relish decadent stops in France, Italy, Switzerland, and Turkey. Delectable food and fabulous cocktails, dancing, a live auction, and a paddle raise to benefit the amazing students and faculty at The Out-of-Door Academy will round out this sensational evening.

The Out-of-Door Academy, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, Federal Tax ID #59-1731857. Your tax deductible amount is limited to the excess of the contribution over fair market value of any goods or services received in exchange for your donation. Our Florida Registration number is #CH48829.

A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free (800-435-7352) or at www.800helpfla.com within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state.

The Out-of-Door Academy

LOWER SCHOOL |  Historic Siesta Key Campus  |  Pre-K – Grade 5
444 Reid Street, Sarasota, FL 34242  |  941-349-3223  |  Fax: 941-349-8133

MIDDLE & UPPER SCHOOLS
  |  Uihlein Campus in Lakewood Ranch  |  Grades 6 – 8 |  Grades 9 – 12
5950 Deer Drive, Sarasota, FL 34240  |  941-349-3224  |  Fax: 941-907-1251
The Out-of-Door Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, gender, or national origin. The Out-of-Door Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

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