The 10th annual Shop & Sip features a huge silent auction and raffles along with top-end hors d’oeurves and wine and beer. All proceeds will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities®. Submitted photo
The 10th annual Shop & Sip features a huge silent auction and raffles along with top-end hors d’oeurves and wine and beer. All proceeds will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities®. Submitted photo

Submitted by Robb Leer, Leer Communication and Consultants

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – CSM Cares, an employee-created committee of CSM Corporation, announced plans for their 10th annual Shop & Sip event, which offers festive fun for the holiday shopping season.

The event will be held on Tuesday, November 14 at the Renaissance Hotel, The Depot in downtown Minneapolis.  Shop & Sip features a huge silent auction and raffles along with top-end hors d’oeurves and wine and beer. All proceeds will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities Upper Midwest (RMHC), which serves more than 5,000 families each year.  This 10th year milestone event will eclipse the $1 million mark in total donations to RMHC and other important causes.

CSM, along with sponsors Allied Blacktop Company, Doran Companies, RJRyan Construction, Giertsen Company, Allweather Roof, Seitz Bros. Plumbing, Weis Builders, Shingobee Builders, Rosenquist Construction, and Innovative Construction Solutions hope the evening is one of community building and helping families when they need it most.

Shop & Sip At-a-Glance: When: Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 5:00 - 8:00 PM, What: Holiday themed fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House Charities, Upper Midwest (RMHC) and the 5,000 families it serves each year. Where: Renaissance Hotel, The Depot 225 3rd Ave S Minneapolis, MN. Cost: $35.00, $45 at the door. Event Contact: Eric Beran (612) 395-7065 eberan@csmcorp.net. For more information please visit https://one.bidpal.net/2017csmshopsip/welcome.      

Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) creates, finds and supports programs that directly improve the health and wellbeing of children. Through its global network of local Chapters in 57 countries and regions, its three core programs, the Ronald McDonald House®, Ronald McDonald Family Room® and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile®, and millions of dollars in grants to support children's programs worldwide, RMHC provides stability and resources to families so they can get and keep their children healthy. All RMHC-operated and supported programs provide a bridge to quality health care and give children and families the time they need together to heal faster and cope better. For more information, visit www.rmhc.org.