Annual Fundraising Event at Erie Cafe

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

The 2013 EDTU Annual Holiday Fundraiser will feature a variety of raffles, silent auctions, live auctions, and a room full of people who love fishing and are passionate about cold water conservation. The Erie Cafe puts on a great spread for the fundraiser including family-style platters of lamb, beef, chicken, sausages, potatoes, salad and dessert. Adult beverages will also be available via the cash bar.

Sponsors, including Chicago Fly Fishing Outfitters, Trout and Grouse, Hawkins Outfitters, Muskegon River Lodge, Bass Pro Shops and others have provided trips, gear, artwork and more. You won't want to miss this event! If you have items you would like to donate for the fundraiser, please contact Jim Brown at

Seating is limited to the first 90 members and guests, so buy your tickets today. As an added incentive, all tickets purchased in advance include entry in the early bird raffle. Regular admission tickets are $50 and include one entry in the early bird raffle. Reserved tickets are $100 each and include a reserved seat, two entries in the early bird raffle and a door prize.

You can either follow the link below

Fundraiser Tickets

or send your check to Doug Conover at:

c/o Doug Conover
Rieck and Crotty
55 West Monroe Street, Suite 3625
Chicago, IL 60603

Timeline for the Evening

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Cocktails
6:30 – 7:15 p.m. Dinner
7:15 – 8:00 p.m. – Live Auctions and announce Early Bird Raffle Winner
8:05 – Silent Auction and Bucket Raffles end
8:05 – 8:30 p.m. Grand Prize Raffle, Silent Auction and Bucket Raffle Winners Announced.