Please read: Important information about
online FUNraising for the "First 100"
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“First 100” Future Professionals and Team Member Opportunity
Attend the Paul Mitchell Schools FUNraising Gala, Party with Our Celebrity Partners, and Win a Hands-on Day of Education with Industry Superstars!
Dear Paul Mitchell Future Professionals and Team Members,
This year for our 2017 Paul Mitchell Schools FUNraising Campaign we want to honor and reward the first 100 Future Professionals, team members, and Paul Mitchell National Educators who raise $3,000 in donations. The “First 100” FUNraisers will attend the Paul Mitchell Schools FUNraising Gala on Sunday, May 21, 2017, at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in the heart of Hollywood, California, plus a special day of hands-on education the following day with Martin Parsons and on Darrin “DL Master Barber” Lyons!
The First 100 Future Professionals and team members who collect $3,000 in donations for the Paul Mitchell Schools 2017 FUNraising campaign will receive:
Airfare and ground transportation to the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood, California
Two nights’ hotel room (Sunday and Monday, May 21 and 22, 2017), double occupancy
Tickets to the Paul Mitchell Schools FUNraising Gala
A day of hands-on education at Paul Mitchell The School Sherman Oaks on
Monday, May 22, 2017, with Martin Parsons and DL Lyons.
(For National Educators, airfare and ground transportation are at your own expense.)
* Please note: While our celebrity partners have agreed and are scheduled to attend the FUNraising Gala, there are rare occasions when unforeseen circumstances such as career-related contractual obligations require a change of plans and could prevent and excuse their attendance.
First 100 Contest Rules:
The first 100 Future Professionals and team members who collect $3,000 in donations will win a trip to the Paul Mitchell Schools FUNraising Gala and a day of hands-on education with Martin Parsons and DL Lyons.
The $3,000 can come from a single donor or multiple donors. Donors can pledge their donations directly to any of the 2017 supported charitable organizations, and the entire donation will go directly to the charity:
Andrew Gomez Dream Foundation Gary Sinise Foundation Cancer Schmancer Leeza’s Care Connection CAST Magic Johnson Foundation Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals No Limits Food 4 Africa Thirst Project
All expenses for this contest (airfare, hotel, etc.) will be covered by your school and by our amazing sponsors so we stay consistent with our mission to keep our expenses low.
The money you raise will be included in your school’s overall FUNraising total.
This contest is now open! As soon as you raise your $3,000, immediately send an email to Nancy Chavez to let her know. (You or your school’s FUNraising representative can send the message.)
- Remember, this contest is FIRST VERIFIED, FIRST SERVED! To win, you must be one of the first 100 FUNraisers to turn in your $3,000 and have the funds verified.
Send an email to Nancy Chavez at email@example.com with the following information:
Your first and last name
Are you a Future Professional or team member?
Your school name
Male or female (required for hotel room booking)
Because this is a first-verified, first-served contest, we must collect your funds as
soon as you submit your name as one of the First 100. Please let Nancy know how you will submit your funds (send a check, pay by credit card, or submit your funds online).
NEW! Online Donation Site:
Check out our new Andrew Gomez Dream Foundation online donation website at bit.ly/fun2017. Your donors can choose any of the 10 supported national charities. (To donate to a local charity your school may be supporting, donors would select Andrew Gomez Dream Foundation).
Instruct your donors to enter your name in the “Supporting Future Professional” section, and to select your school from the “Supporting Campus” menu. If you have any questions about online donating, please contact Nancy Chavez.
Nancy will contact your school to confirm your donations, and she will notify the First 100 when the results are in.
Good luck, everyone!
XOXO, Winn Claybaugh
Dean and Cofounder of Paul Mitchell Schools
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