Christmas Tree Elegance
December 1, 2023

Many thanks to our generous sponsors and donors for making Joyeux Noël a resounding success.
Wishing you all the happiest of holidays and the very best in the new year!

From all the volunteers of the Valle Monte League

Passport to Paris
Champagne Brunch

Doors Open: 10:15 AM
Event Concludes: 2:00 PM

Moulin Rouge
Evening Soirée

Doors Open:5:45 PM
Event Concludes: 11:00 PM

Event Location:

Villa Ragusa
35 S Second St, Campbell

Parking

41 N. 2nd Street Parking Garage, Campbell
45 S. 1st St Parking, Campbell

No Check-In!

To reduce unnecessary lines at Christmas Tree Elegance, all guests with an email address in our records will be automatically checked in. Table assignments will be emailed on Wednesday, November 29th.

If you find that you haven’t received the email, it’s likely because we don’t have your correct email address. To ensure you’re in the loop and ready to enjoy the festivities, simply click on the following button to add or update your email address:

Change of Plans:

Please let us know about any last-minute guest substitutions:

Run-A-Tab

 To make FUN-raising activities fun, easy and convenient, all guests are encouraged to pre-register their credit card so that they can Run-A-Tab at the event. When you Run-A-Tab, you can easily engage in both Silent and Live Auctions and make purchases at the event (such as drawing tickets for our Signature Tree Drawings, the Golden Ticket for Trip to Paris and our Sparkle Jewel Ticket for Diamond Hoop Earrings) without having to take out your credit card at the event. Click on the following button to Run-A-Tab:

Online Silent Auction

November 27th to December 1st

Not everyone can spend the holidays shopping along Paris’ Champs-Élysées, but everyone can shop our Online Silent Auction with so many magnificent items to bid on. There’s something for everyone; unique experiences, cooking classes, sporting events, jewelry, wine tastings and more!

All auction packages will be displayed at both the Brunch and the Soirée events. You don’t have to attend the events to bid or win!

Passport to Paris Champagne Brunch

There’s nothing better than sipping champagne, enjoying a gourmet brunch while watching a fashion show to get into the holiday spirit. Purchase tree donation drawing tickets, and hold onto your inner child’s excitement in knowing that you might have a chance to win a professionally designed tree.

One day only:
Friday, December 1, 2023
Doors Open at 10:15 AM
Program Starts at 11:00 AM
Event Concludes at 2:00 PM
$175 per ticket

Moulin Rouge Evening Soirée

Join our exclusive evening celebration with dinner, fashion show and dancing. At the Soirée, the drawing for each of the professionally designed trees will be held and the winners of Sparkle Jewel and of The Golden Ticket will be announced! The Evening Soirée will be a night to remember and a perfect start to the holiday season!

Friday, December 1, 2023
Doors Open at 5:45 PM
Program Starts at 7:00 PM
Event Concludes at 11:00 PM
$250 per Ticket
Ticket Sales End Nov 17.

Reserve your Premium Wines for purchase at Soirée

Rombauer Chardonnay
$60/Bottle

Kosta Browne Pinot Noir
$100/Bottle

Vineyard 29 Cru Cabernet Sauvignon
$75/Bottle

Custom Design Centerpieces

Bring home your own little piece of Paris with a “Joyeux Noël” centerpiece beautifully designed by Christopher Citti of Citti’s Florist. Set in a custom engraved “Joyeux Noël” silver champagne bucket, each centerpiece is crowned with its own Eiffel Tower and features snowy white mums accented by cymbidium orchids, silver glittered pinecones, holiday greens, and sparkling ribbons.

Only 55 will be sold at $125 each
For the first 24 brunch guests who purchase a centerpiece, we’re delighted to offer the chance to take it home right after the brunch. For those not among the first 24 or those attending the Soirée, don’t worry! You can pick up your centerpiece at the conclusion of the Soirée or on Saturday morning between 8 am and 10 am at Villa Rugusa.

Beautifully Decorated Trees

The focus of Christmas Tree Elegance is the beautifully decorated Christmas Trees designed by professionals. The beauty translates into excitement at the thought of winning a tree, with all of its decor accompanied with special gifts or a unique “experience” that anyone would enjoy.  The winning ticket for the Passport to Paris Champagne Brunch Event Tree will be drawn at the Brunch. All other trees tickets are drawn at the Evening Soirée.

Tickets will be available for purchase at the event.
1 Ticket for $5
5 Tickets for $20

Your Golden Ticket to the Ultimate Paris Experience

Are you a gourmet enthusiast? The holder of the winning Golden Ticket will not only enjoy 5 nights at a luxury hotel in Paris, but will also receive the rare opportunity to experience the working environment of a French chef’s kitchen while attending a short course at the internationally acclaimed Le Cordon Bleu culinary school founded in Paris in 1895.

5 nights for two persons in a luxury hotel in Paris with daily breakfast
A 6-hour hands-on Short Course Workshop in Cuisine & Pastry (must 18 years of age or over)
$1,500 gift card
Booking and concierge services from Winspire
Retail value $7,200
Only 300 tickets available
$100 per ticket.

Chance to win our Beautiful Sparkle Jewel

As in years past, Joe Escobar Diamonds has generously donated a beautiful pair of earrings for our  Sparkle Jewel Drawing!   These stunning diamond hoop earrings, with a retail value of $5,250, could be yours for $100 (or less when you take advantage of pre-event pricing by 11/15/23).  The winning ticket will be drawn at the Moulin Rouge Soirée  (you do not have to be present to win.)

One Ticket for $100
Two Tickets for $150 — Pre-Event special pricing only
Only 300 tickets sold!

Tickets sold at the events for $100 each.

One pair of 18K white gold diamond hoops generously donated by Joe Escobar Diamonds. Elegantly set in shared single prong settings are twenty-eight (28) round brilliant diamonds weighing 2.15 carats combined total weight with E-F color and VS clarity. Retail Value of $5,250

Online Silent Auction

November 27th to December 1st

Not everyone can spend the holidays shopping along Paris’ Champs-Élysées, but everyone can shop our Online Silent Auction with so many magnificent items to bid on. There’s something for everyone; unique experiences, cooking classes, sporting events, jewelry, wine tastings and more!

Mark your calendars; the Online Silent Auction will open Monday morning, November 27th and close Friday evening, December 1st.

All auction packages will be displayed at both the Brunch and the Soirée events. You don’t have to attend the events to bid or win!

Access to Silent Auction available here on November 27


Fund-A-Need

Help us in our fundraising efforts at our events by raising your hand to make a 100% tax deductible donation to our charities! Your donations will help the agencies we support in the greater Bay Area.


Centre for Living With Dying


Read Their Stories


$125 – Can give an individual youth grief counseling for four sessions.

$250 – Will provide 2 Critical Incident Responses to a school, agency or institution in the aftermath of a traumatic incident.

$500 – Will provide a family of four a 9 week series of Healing Heart Group Support.

$1000 – Will provide 2 eight hour education/training for teachers, parents and caregivers on how to support children and youth in grief and crisis in an affirming way.


Family & Children Services


Read Their Stories


$100 – Funds a support group session for survivors of domestic violence.

$250 – Funds individual counseling and parent coaching services, so a youth struggling with anxiety can recover and grow.

$500 – Helps to provide comprehensive mental health support, including psychiatric care, for a parent
recovering from a mental health crisis.

$1,000 – Funds support groups for children who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing, providing opportunities to build resilience, interpersonal skills, and confidence.


Hearts & Minds Activity Center


Read Their Stories


$100 – Provides 5 hours of telesupport for family caregivers supporting someone with dementia.

$250 – Provides one support group session for up to 12 family caregivers supporting someone with dementia.

$500 – Provides one day of dementia specific virtual activities for up to 20 clients and family caregivers living with dementia.