Wednesday 12 June 2019 will mark the 90th anniversary of the birth of Anne Frank.
The Gala auction is now open! The Silent Auction is opening for bidding, with more than 15 lots on offer, including a stunning new portrait of Anne Frank by artist Fiona Graham-Mackay, a bespoke suit and a champagne weekend away in France. The online auction will close at 12pm on Wednesday 12th June; bidding will then continue on-site at the event exclusively for guests attending the event, but you can still you can enter a max bid and still have a chance of winning the item.
Prizes available in the Live Auction include a dinner party for 10 in your own home with a 5 course meal cooked and prepared by MasterChef winner Laurence Henry; tickets to see Harry Potter and The Cursed Child along with a copy of Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets personally signed by Kenneth Branagh. Bidding on the Live Auction will open at the Gala Dinner on the 12th. However, if you would like to register a bid on any item in the Live Auction – please email Chantelle@annefrank.org,uk with the subject ‘Live Auction pre bid’ and the item you wish to bid on and your maximum bid.
Paying special tribute to the remarkable young teenager whose incredible story, courageous voice and creative genius are the inspiration behind all we do, the Anne Frank Trust UK is hosting a gala dinner and fundraising event, to take place at the Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden.
We are delighted to welcome as our guest of honour for this unique occasion Eva Schloss MBE – Anne’s stepsister – and thrilled to have as our guest speaker the Oscar-nominated actor, director, producer and screenwriter Sir Kenneth Branagh. Plus, entertainment will be provided by the legendary blues and jazz singer Elkie Brooks!
On the night we will remember and echo Anne’s voice through performances by our Young Ambassadors, and by the unveiling of original artwork by the renowned painter Fiona Graham-Mackay.
Please join us for a fabulous evening of entertainment as we honour Anne Frank, celebrate Anne’s legacy, and raise funds that will enable our ongoing educational work in her name.
· Tickets are £180 each to include a 3 course dinner and wine
· Tables of 10 and 12 are available and priced at £1,800 and £2,160 respectively
For more information contact our Events Manager, Chantelle Morgan on: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 020 7284 5858
We look forward to seeing you on 12 June!