BE ABLE

Upside Down
Benefit Auction

Event Information

Location: Anthony Rec Center / 2415 Browning Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502

Date/Time: September 26, 2024 from 6-8pm

Cost: Tickets are free, but limited. Reserve your seats today using the link below.

What is an Upside Down Auction? Explained here: A normal auction you bid for a chance to get something, at Be Able everything is upside down… in this auction you bid for a chance to give. Give second chances, give love, give opportunities, give a community that leads to lasting life change.

Questions? Contact Jarad Garren at jarad@beablecommunity.com

Raffle Information

Pizza with Bridget Everett. Somebody, Somewhere star. Explanation here.

Handyman for a day – Valued at $1200. Explanation here.

Each team will play 4 matches in division pool play. The cumulative scores from pool play will determine seeding for a single elimination bracket. Pool play matches will likely be played with 3 pickleball courts on each basketball court. Tournament ball will be orange indoor Onix Fuse.

Divisions Schedule:
8-11am* / Women’s Doubles 3.0, 3.5 & Open 3.0 (Age 60+ only)
11-2pm* / Mixed Doubles 3.0 &  3.5
2-5pm* / Men’s Doubles 3.0 & 3.5

How do I know what skill level I’m in (3.0 or 3.5)? Click here for a simple graphic. For more skill level questions, reach out to jarad@beablecommunity.com

* Note: the above times may fluctuate due to the pace of play. Text updates will be sent during the day to communicate firm play times.

A special thanks to our sponsors:

Sponsorship Opportunities

Tournament Sponsor (1 at $3000)
– Logo on front of t-shirt and tournament web page
– Social media mentions on every post that promotes the tournament
– Email mention in monthly contact to our donor database of 2000, Dec. to Mar.
– Distribute literature to every attendee
– Registration cost for 2 teams
– Featured sponsor on a professional quality Be Able educational video produced by New Boston Creative, similar quality as the videos found on beablecommunity.com/stories

Gym Sponsor (2+ at $1500)
– Logo on back of t-shirt and tournament web page
– Logo on sign entrance for the gym
3 social media shout outs
– Distribute literature to every attendee
– Registration cost for 1 team

Basic Sponsor (6+ at $600)
– Logo on back of t-shirt and tournament web page
– 2 social media shout outs
– Distribute literature to every attendee

Pics from 2023!