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Festival of Trees Virtual Contest

November 13 - November 27

In July, they made the heartbreaking decision to cancel the Festival of Trees, as we know it, due to COVID-19. However, they plan to keep the spirit alive, and to raise crucial funds for the Dove Center, by offering a virtual event instead.
As a result, the 13th Annual Festival of Trees will be a virtual tree decorating contest. These trees will not actually be auctioned or available for purchase. They are simply entered into a decorating contest
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There will be three classes
1) Individual
2) Commercial
3) Junior (16 and under)
Participants must send 6 photos of their trees and the entry form to dovecenter@gcdovecenter.org by November 27th.
Festival of Trees volunteers will upload the pictures onto the Contest tab of the Festival of Trees website (www.fotgc.org). Individuals will vote for a tree by making a donation to the Dove Center, designated for that tree. The cost per vote will be $5 and multiple votes are encouraged. The contest runs from December 7th through December 21st.
Prizes for the trees that bring in the most donations are as follows:
Individual: $200 Gift Card to Dutch’s at Silver Tree
Business: Free Snowflake level sponsorship for Festival of Trees 2021
Junior: 6 Passes to Garrett 8 Cinemas
The contest will be marketed through Facebook and Instagram, however, designers are encouraged to share and market their tree for maximum effect.
Any individual who donates $50 or more can request a letter from Santa, an autographed picture of Sparkles the Elf, and a small treat to be mailed to a child of their choice. This can be requested in the subject line of the donation.
To participate, please complete the attached application, and return it with your photos, to dovecenter@gcdovecenter.org, by November 27.
If you have questions, please call Heather at 301-334-6255, or email dovecenter@gcdovecenter.org.
*Entry forms can be found under the pinned post on the Festival of Trees facebook page, or can be emailed by request (dovecenter@gcdovecenter.org).

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