We were very honored to provide decor lighting for the 3rd Annual Wig Out event presented by the Live and Give Foundation aka “Don’t Be A Chump, Check For A Lump” www.CheckForALump.com, and The Joy Bus. This organization offers free wigs to breast cancer patients in Arizona undergoing chemotherapy. Through the Wig Out Program, you can pick out one wig of your choice, up to $250.00 retail price. They work with reputable local wig shops. The wig shop will bill the Live and Give Foundation, Inc. directly – no money out of your pocket. For women who do have insurance coverage for wigs, Wig Out will supplement the insurance allowing you to select a wig that suits you without worrying about the price or a co-pay. If you do not have insurance coverage we will cover the full price up to $250.00. The Joy Bus, www.thejoybus.org, is a Not for Profit organization whose sole purpose is to relieve the daily struggles of homebound cancer patients with a fresh Chef Inspired meal and a friendly face.
This was a particularly rewarding event for us to be involved with. We were happy to work with such a fantastic organization doing wonderful things for those affected with breast cancer. Originally the event was supposed to be held in the ballroom and outdoor patio at the Moon Valley Country Club but due to rain, it had to be moved in to the gymnasium – not nearly as glamorous as the original location. So our challenge was to turn an drab gym into a fab venue and we did that with varying shades of pink uplighting around the entire space. Gymnasium lights don’t dim, so we had to turn them completely off for 3/4 of the room and only use our uplighting as both decor and functional lighting. By varying the shades of pink to include lighter almost pinkish white uplights, a few pinspots as spotlights and an enormous breast cancer awareness ribbon gobo, we were able to transform this gymnasium into a beautiful yet functional event space! We can’t wait to light up next year’s Wig Out event!
Wig Out Client film by Love Story Films www.yourlovestoryfilms.com
Here is the inspiring video that Molly from Love Story Films did for the Wig Out event. It’s incredibly moving to hear these stories and Molly captured the emotion perfectly, not a dry eye in the house!
VENUE: Moon Valley Country Club www.moonvalleycc.com
Nestled beneath the serene, sun-drenched hills of North Phoenix lies a lush, green, oasis in the desert called Moon Valley Country Club. This classic 160-acre property is laden with mature trees and foliage which rise above the colorful flowers that riddle the landscape. Awarded the Best Private Club Clubhouse Renovation for 2009 in Golf Inc. Magazine, we can assure you that our location will leave a lasting impression and wonderful memories. Allow our experienced Special Events Team and innovative Executive Chef to lead you along as you plan the most magnificent day of your life.
CENTERPIECES: Thee Wedding & Event Warehouse www.theeweddingwarehouse.com
At Thee Wedding & Event Warehouse it is our passion and privilege to decorate our client’s life for one big day. From the comfort of our design studio, our award winning Design Team will provide educated advice, honesty and immeasurable talents as we guide you through the planning of any event and leave an impression to last a lifetime. We offer floral and decor design, event planning and coordination services, rentals, and invitations. We cordially invite you to join us for your complimentary consultation and experience what planning your wedding should be.