Apply NOW for Ag Scholarships
Students are encouraged to apply for the Dos Valles Garden Club $1,000 Ag Scholarships for the 2016-17 school year. Applications must be received by April 1.
These agriculture scholarships are funded from the community’s support of garden club plant sales and the generosity of donors.
To be eligible for this scholarship, a student must be a resident of Valley Center, Pauma Valley or Rincon AND/OR have attended school within the Valley Center-Pauma Unified School District.
The applicant must be a high school senior or alumnus, home schooled student ready for college, or a college student carrying twelve or more units. Career plans must be related to the broad field of agriculture.
Application forms are available from the Valley Center High School scholarship data bank and the Dos Valles Garden Club website at www.dosvallesgardenclub.org/forms/html.
If you have any questions concerning the scholarship and application forms, please call Scholarship Chair Helen Borchelt at (760) 742-0290 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
18th Annual Jaguar Auction
The Valley Center High School Foundation holds its 18th Annual VCHS Jaguar Auction on Saturday, April 2 at the VCHS Gymnasium at 31322 Cole Grade Road. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Tables are brought in, then filled with silent auction items like gift baskets, gift certificates, jewelry, home items, tickets for theater performances, sporting events, theme-parks and more. Bigger items are on the floor.
Bidders have a variety of choices. Live auction items have included Party Packages, Asphalt Driveways, Photo Booth Rentals, Advertising, Attorney Services, Condo Rentals and Whitewater Rafting Trips in the past.
More tables are brought in for seating, as you can take a break from bidding and enjoy the complementary appetizers, desserts and drinks.
A stage is created for the MC and Auctioneer who provide lively commentary and keep the auction moving.
The VCHS Foundation is a non-profit supporting the many clubs, teams, organizations and activities for the High School. Club Representative volunteers have been hard at work soliciting for auction items for over a month.
Pre-Sale Tickets are available NOW for $10. They will be $15 at the door, the day of the event. Each ticket is for admission into the event, appetizers, desserts, beverages, and one drawing entry for a flat-screen TV.
Save time and come to the VCHS Gym on Saturday morning from 9 am to noon to get your bidder card before the evening event, maximizing your shopping time.
Most Valley Center High School students sell tickets for their sport or club or you can stop by the VCHS Office or the VC Chamber for tickets. Tables for the evening are available for a $100 donation. Contact Colleen at (760) 855-2510 for more information.