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Together, we did it! Over $200,000 raised for programs.

Dear Friends,


We are deeply grateful for your generosity and support at Tavon Learning Center’s Charity Dinner & Auction held on May 12, 2018. Over $200,000 was raised to fuel our amazing learning and community programs that are building better lives for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


On behalf of our members and the team at Tavon, thank you again for believing that we all deserve the chance to learn and thrive.


Most sincerely,

Therese Vafaeezadeh

Executive Director and Founder


Thank You Sponsors

Alaska Airlines2
And, a very special thank you to all of our auction item donors:

12th Avenue Cafe

85th Street Big Band

AAA Washington

Abdi and Katy Vafaeezadeh

Agave Cocina and Tequilas

Ali and Therese Vafaeezadeh

Alton Lind

Ambassador Wines of Washington

Amy Chakel

Anne Mills

Becky Bisbee

Bellevue Botanical Gardens

Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream

Branded by Beazer

Cascade Kennels, Inc.

CC Lord Re-Creations

Cedar River Cellars

Charlotte Fraser Art

Chateau Ste. Michelle

Chef John Howie Restaurants

Chipps and Judy Whipple

Ciscoe Morris

Clayton and Kathryn Stueckle

Clipper Vacations

Columbia Athletic Club

Cooper Wine Company

Creatively Yours Place II

David and Maggie Rimmer

David Evans Media

DeLille Cellars

Deutsch Family

Doug and Sara Wilson

Duke's Chowder House

Eastside Firefighters Benevolent Fund

Elements Massage

Emerald Queen Casino

Fidelitas Wines

Fred Meyer, Issaquah

George Mullins

Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa

Heavy Restaurant Group

Home Depot

Jan Carlson

Janet Morse

Jeanna Dance

Jim and Dot Newberry

Joanie Blanchard

JonBoy Caramels

Joseph and Cathy DeLeon

Lakeside Industries

Leah Parker

Mac & Jack's Brewing Company

Macklemore, LLC.

Mad Hippie, LLC.

Marge Granola

Megan Wegner

Metropolitan Market

Michelle Varriano

Miraculous Moments, Photography by Michael Stjernholm

Mo Ghamarian

Museum of Pop Culture

National Geographic Encounter


Nobuya and Natalie Hagashiyama

Northwest Outdoor Center

Nothing Bundt Cake

Novelty Hill - Januik Winery

The Nursery at Mount Si

Oki Golf

Pacific Science Center

PCC Community Markets

Pete's Perfect Toffee

QFC, Issaquah

Redmond Inn

Reptile Zoo


River Valley Cheese

Safeway, Issaquah


Seattle Cider Company

Seattle Mariners

Seattle Shakespeare Company

Seattle Sounders

Shannon Abdulmohammadi

Sherrill Hull

Sno Valley Mushrooms

Snow Drift Cider

Susan Seaman

Swedish Medical Center

Target, Issaquah

The Cheesecake Factory, South Center

The Garden, Stehekin WA

The Summit at Snoqualmie

The Westin Bellevue Hotel

Tito's Handmade Vodka

Torii Mor Winery

TreeHouse Point

Tres Rand

University of Washington Intercollegiate Athletics

Village Theater

Wild Habit

Will and Maureen Maurer

Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors!

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