Conference Wishlist

2022 SOFT Conference Wish List - Roanoke, VA

This conference is estimated to cost about $65,000, which must be raised from donations and registration fees. You can donate to any of the estimated expenses below or to be used as needed by the conference committee (you choose!).

Donated items for the Auction should be sent to:
Jamie Lint
PO Box 1074
Raven VA 24639

Wish List Complete!

All Wish List items have now been covered thanks to an extremely generous anonymous donor. Additional conference donations will be directed toward the 2023 SOFT Conference. Thank you to all of our donors for supporting the 2022 SOFT Conference.

Conference Need Amount Notes Donated Status
1 Welcome & Conference Materials Bags, etc $2000 Generously donated by:

$15 donated by Christine Kowalski, in memory of Isaac Schuett.

$30 donated by Lucy Rebueno in honor of Julia Choe.

$30 donated by Vincent Ferrer in honor of Julia Choe.

$100 donated by Brandon & Abby Mills in memory of Ella Mahron.

$20 donated by Pat Morrison in memory of Stella Spoelker.

$118 donated by Michelle Prigge in honor of Ember Reps.

$100 donated by Arden & Sandra DeZess in honor of Tabitha LaHousse.

$125 donated by Kenneth & Renee Richie in memory of Michelle Richie.

$50 donated by Lindsay Haberern and the Run/Walk team in memory of Dane Sogge.

$50 donated by Jack & Karen Forrester in memory of Dane Sogge.

$100 donated by Andrea McCulley in honor of Noah Battistelli.

$150 donated by Staci Brown in memory of Hayden Elizabeth Brown.

$40 donated by Rachel Awayan.

$50 donated by Sarah Ilanga in honor of Makenzie Manuel.

$50 donated by Elizabeth Rozos.

$50 donated by Chantel Vazquez.

$600 donated by Erin & Jay Froehner and Hope for Trisomy in memory of Addalyn Grace Froehner.

$300 donated by Brandon @Abby Mills & Family in memory of Ella Marohn.

$10 donated by Anthony & Maria Cacioppo in memory of Maria Cacioppo.

$10 donated by Sandra Merry in memory of Katy Marie Segovia.

$5 donated by Melissa Clements in honor of Georgia Minor.
Complete!
2 Name tags and lanyards - Generously donated by SOFT of Utah in honor of our SOFT children. Complete
3 Gifts for SOFT Children $250 Generously donated by Mr. & Mrs. Wietor in honor of Grace Wietor & all her trisomy friends! Complete
4 Medical Director’s Hotel Cost $750 Generously donated by:

$400 donated by The Let Me Be Me Foundation, Simply Gym & Joan Coleman in honor of Anna James.

$350 donated by Jeanne Gabel.
Complete
5 Bottled Water expense $150 $150 generously donated by the Yarrington family in memory of Jane Yarrington because of Bella Grace. Complete
6 Welcome Dinner $5000 Open
7 Welcome Dinner Decorations – Angel Ornaments $300 Generously donated by Neil and Diana Guptill in memory of Kirsten Guptill. Complete
8 Welcome Dinner Decorations $250 $250 generously donated by the Yarrington family in memory of Jane Yarrington because of Bella Grace. Complete
9 Welcome Dinner DJ $750 Generously donated by Sarah McKune
Complete
10 Adult Changing Room $250 Open
11 Sibling Outing Lunches $350 Generously donated by:

$150 donated by Rowen Margaret Sibthorp Fund, Quad City Community Foundation from Bryan, Colleen and Laurel Sibthorp.

$70 donated by Jeanne Gabel

$100 donated in honor of Amara Catherine Tucker


$30 donated by Kenneth & Renee Richie in memory of Michelle Richie.
Complete
12 Sibling Outing Admission $750 Generously donated by Rowen Margaret Sibthorp Fund, Quad City Community Foundation from Bryan, Colleen and Laurel Sibthorp Complete
13 Sibling T-Shirts $300 Generously donated by Rowen Margaret Sibthorp Fund, Quad City Community Foundation from Bryan, Colleen and Laurel Sibthorp Complete
14 SOFT Friends Video - Generously provided by Kris & Hal Holladay in honor of our SOFT children. Complete
15 Hotel Audio/Visual Hookups/Service $5000 Open
16 Professional Photographer Services $1,000 Open
17 Saturday Picnic Food $5000 $3000 generously donated by Erin's Foundation.

$100 generously donated by Juanita Oberley in memory of Romeo Lawrence Lewis.

$100 generously donated by Ron and Mary Double in honor of Lyndsay Stockman.

$100 generously donated by Lynne Stockman.

$200 generously donated by Staci & Tim Brown in memory of Hayden Elizabeth Brown
Open
18 Saturday Picnic Drinks $750 Open
19 Saturday Picnic Desserts $750 Open
20 Saturday Picnic: Tent $5000 $2500 generously donated by DAS Acquisitions Open
21 Saturday Picnic: Activities $650 $531 generously donated by Karen Cole and customers of The31Life.com in memory of Karson Friedmeyer.

$41 generously donated by Karen Cole in memory of Karson Friedmeyer.
Open
22 Memorial Celebration materials and supplies -- Generously donated by Steve and Peggy Cantrell in honor of our SOFT children. Complete
23 Workshop Snacks & Kids Workshop Lunches $1,500 Open
24 Remembrance Outing: Rental, Bags, Gifts, Food & Drink $500 Generously donated by Jason & Kathy Reed in memory of Lillian. Complete
25 Thursday Session Snacks $750 Generously donated by:

$25 donated by Nicole Edwards and the Third Grade Class in memory of Michelle Richie.

$30 donated by the Yarrington family in memory of Jane Yarrington because of Bella Grace.

$40 donated by Ann Barnes in honor of Greta Rose Thompson.

$40 donated by Ann Barnes in honor of Megan Elizabeth Hayes.

$50 donated by Fran Turuta in memory of Nathaniel Benjamin Calder.

$50 donated by Tess Maloy.

$50 donated by the Peccianti Family in memory of Alexia Rose Richmond.

$50 donated by Tricia Holladay for Kris Holladay's birthday in memory of Kari DeAnn Holladay.

$50 donated by Kenneth and Renee Richie in memory of Michelle Richie.

$60 donated by Francis Joseph Dehel in memory of Wyatt Dehel.

$100 donated by Brandon & Abby Mills in memory of Ella Marohn.

$150 donated by Heidi Murphy.
Open
26 Wednesday Meet & Greet $7000 Open
27 Friday Evening Event $7000 $1375 generously donated from the Name a Star fundraiser.
$100 donated by Debbie Dye in memory of Morganne Dye $150 generously donated by Jennifer Sogge in memory of Dane Sogge $40 generously donated by JoAnne Kandel $50 generously donated by Elaine Griffin in honor of Adrienne Griffin
Open
28 Breakfast Expense – Thursday $1500 Open
29 Breakfast Expense – Friday $1500 Open
30 Breakfast Expense – Saturday $1500 Open
31 Breakfast Expense – Sunday Open
32 Auction Refreshments Open
33 Transportation for Medical Professionals $4000 Generously donated by Dr. John C. and Leslie Carey. Complete
34 Welcome Dinner - Angels/butterflies/dragonflies solar lights -- Generously donated by Barb & Dave VanHerreweghe in memory of Stacy Lynn. Complete
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