Holiday Crab Feed

Join in this Great Event!

The 53rd Annual Exchange Club Holiday Crab Feed

Benefit Auction for Kids

Live Music with The Cronkites!!!!!

Start: Friday, November 15, 2019 at 4:30 pm
Location: Centennial Hall Ballroom, Spokane Convention Center

A New location overlooking the Spokane River with covered parking and first floor access!

The Event:

  • A crowd of 400 people in a beautiful setting
  • Succulent Dungeness Crab plus non-seafood entrée choices
  • Photo Booth fort memorable photos
  • A ‘tree’ of gift cards and certificates donated by area businesses-select an envelope and be surprised!
  • Desert Dash
  • Silent Auction – selected event and stay packages & 50 select take home items
  • Live Auction – Special events like Gonzaga basketball and premium experiences
  • Music and dancing with The Cronkites

This event has provided over $730,000 in child abuse prevention funds to area agencies

over a 26 year period.

We have several different ways for you to participate:

  • Individual tickets
  • Table of Ten
  • Corporate Table
  • Corporate Sponsorship
  • Silent and Live Auction Item Donations
  • Donation of Gift Cards
  • Donation of Wine for the Wine Toss

4:30PM - Doors open for the social hour and silent auction
6:00PM - Sit down dinner served
6:30PM - Silent auction tables begin to close
7:30PM - Live auction
8:30PM - Live Music & Dancing with The Cronkites!!!

Click Here to Register

For more information, contact crabfeed@dsxc.org


Making a Difference for Children and Families Throughout our Community

Agencies at Work for Families Safe and well

Making a Difference for Children and Families Throughout our Community

The net proceeds from The Exchange Club of Spokane Foundation's Annual Holiday Crab Feed and Benefit Auction for Kids provides funding for the programs and services of the area's premier child abuse prevention agencies. This year's event will benefit:

  • Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery
  • Children's Home Society of Washington
  • Partners with Familes and Children

The 2018 event netted over $60,000, which is distributed to the agencies during April, Child Abuse Prevention Month.  The last 25 years over $730,000 has been raised through the auction to fight child abuse in our community!


Ticket, Sponsorship and Donation Information

Ticket and Sponsorship Information

Individual Tickets ($75 each) - Includes the crab sit down dinner served by CenterPlate and automatic registration in the silent and live auction. (no one under 21 admitted)

Reserved Table ($750, seats 10) - Includes the crab dinner and automatic registration for each attendee in the silent and live auction.

Sponsorship Information:

Corporate Table ($950, seats 8) -  Includes the above and catalog and dais recognition for your company. Your corporate logo will be displayed in the center section of the catalog and prominently at the event. 

Catalog Sponsor: Logo inside catalog cover and at page numbers; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection during the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc. 

Live Auction Sponsor: Includes logo on live auction bid numbers; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection during the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc.

 Silent Auction Sponsor: Includes logo on all silent auction bid sheets; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection throughout the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc.

Gift Card Sales Sponsor: Logo on all balloons and gift certificate envelopes; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection during the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc.

Dessert Dash Sponsor: Logo prominent on dessert tables, on dessert bid forms; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection during the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc.

Music & Dancing Sponsor: Logo displayed at the dais and dance floor; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection during the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc.

Photo Booth Sponsor: Logo on all photo booth pictures of all guests; verbal recognition from dais, logo digital projection during the evening; advertisement in event catalog; reserved table for 8; recognition in post-event publicity, etc.

For further sponsorship information, please contact Dianne LaValley at 509-990-4061, crabfeed@dsxc.org

Auction Donation
Donate auction items for the live and silent auctions and gift cards. Your name will be listed on the auction bid sheet, in the catalog, and in the donor recognition section of the catalog.

For more information on item donation, please contact Neal Buckaloo at 509-979-9549, crabfeed@dsxc.org

Thank You to Our 2018 Event Major Sponsors!

Balloon & Gift Card Sponsor: Columbia Bank

Silent Auction Sponsor: Automated Accounts

Photo Booth Sponsor: Robert Half Company