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Raising money for the LLA Foundation

The second annual Lawctoberfest and auction for the benefit of the Lycoming Law Foundation took place October 20, 2007.  The auction netted nearly $2,000.00, besting last years total.  The event was sponsored by the LLA Young Lawyers division.

Lawctoberfest 2007Thirty-two LLA members and guests feasted on food with a German theme and hand crafted beers at the Bullfrog Brewery.  Before and after dinner, the bidders circulated pushing the bids on donated items ever higher. 

At 9:30, the bidding closed and Young Lawyers chair Ryan Tira announced the winning bids and bidders.  Lawctoberfest 2007Lawctoberfest 2007Most seemed happy with their purchases, even those whose bidding may have gone a bit higher than planned - after all, the money goes to a good cause.

Among the items donated for the auction were a vintage photograph of the courthouse (Judge Anderson), dinner at DiSalvo's with Judge Muir (Rieders, Travis firm), dinner and a room package at the Herdic Inn/House (Elion, Wayne firm and Jessica Engel).  Also auctioned were Phillies, Flyers and Crosscutters tickets, rock climbing, flying lessons, a spa session, dining at The Old Corner, a Ryan Howard autograph and a souvenir Superior Court hat.

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