Friday, October 25, 2019

Online bidding is underway now through Friday, November 1 at 8pm Eastern for the 2019 Christel House Vacation Auction announced Becky Arnett, Vice President, Timeshare and Hospitality Giving, Christel House International.

Twelve different vacation get-a-ways are available through the annual fundraising event and offer a variety of options. This year includes the storied Hotel Metropole Monte Carlo. Built in 1886, the luxury 5-star hotel in the heart of Monte Carlo caters to the most discerning international clientele, hosting royalty and celebrities alike. Other vacation locations available include St. Tropez, Cabo San Lucas and New York City. 100% of all auction proceeds go to fund programs and services that support the students of Christel House.

Details on the vacation destinations and current bids for available trips can be found at www.biddingforgood/ChristelHouse. Mobile address is

“We are so proud and grateful to our supporters from the hospitality industry for their generous vacation donations,” says Ms. Arnett. “The Vacation Auction is a wonderful way for people to get a welcome change of scenery while also supporting the students at Christel House.”    

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About Christel House International

The mission of Christel House is to transform the lives of impoverished children around the world—breaking the cycle of poverty and building self-sufficient, contributing members of society. A focus on academic excellence through a robust K–12 curriculum is combined with a strong character development program to give students the skills and competencies necessary to compete successfully in complex 21st Century society.

Much more than a school, Christel House was established in 1998 by Founder and Chairman of the Board Christel DeHaan, and currently serves over 5,154 impoverished students through seven schools – located in India, Mexico, South Africa and the United States. An eighth school, Christel House Jamaica will open in 2020. Christel House students maintain a 99% graduation exam pass rate, and a majority of its graduates go on to pursue higher education. They become productive citizens, and many secure employment with top multinational corporations. Christel House graduates are confident, hardworking, responsible and ethical, with a passion for giving back to their communities and caring for their families.

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