Jolly Holiday Gala 2015

Date: March 8, 2015

Spring Valley Academy’s annual auction was held at the Mandalay Banquet Center on Sunday, March 8, 2015 featuring a Mary Poppins theme complete with music, dinner, live and silent auctions.  Over 350 were in attendance for this year’s event which drew an excess of $335,000! We are raising funds to build a chapel/auditorium (approximately 400 seats) with a projected completion goal in 2017.  This year’s event was made possible by the following sponsors:


The Kettering Health Network, The Spring Valley Fund (Dr. Warren & Carol Muth), and David & Carolyn Jimenez


Mills Family Foundation – Bob & Barbara Mills


Danis Building Construction, Kettering Anesthesia Associates, Tom & Sandy Peebles, Frank & Carmen Perez, Steve R. Rauch, Inc.


Dechert LLP – Nathan Hoffman, Dr. David & Diane Doucette, Economy Linen, Roy & Susan Haines,HER Realty – Mike & Peggy Peebles, Dann & Elaine Hotelling, Kettering Credit Union, Kettering Irrigation, Merrill-Lynch — John Jervis, Dr. Steve & Becky Schmidt, Soin/Green Medical Centers, Randy & Bonnie Tanguay, Russ & Judy Wetherell


C.H. Dean, Dr. Karl & Diana Kellawan, Life & Health, Re/Max Realty – Stan Haper, Thompson Hine


Burke Orthodontics, Dale & Carolyn Creech, First National Bank, Phil & Donna Parker, Colin & Courtney Perry, Ruetschle Architects, Inc., Sibcy Cline – Sherri Hobstetter, Rick & Vicki Swetnam


Kroger’s – Centerville, Select Signs – Jon Cowell, Siebenthaler’s

The Jolly Holiday musical performance was under the direction of Colette Carr and accompanied by Dale Creech on keyboard. The cast included:  Mary Poppins – Greta Shull; Bert– Steve Schmidt; Mr. & Mrs. Banks – Dale Creech & Debbie Hass; Jane & Michael Banks – Megan Shull & Nicholas Whitmill; Uncle Albert – Jarrod McNaughton; Bird Lady – Pam McCartney; Katie Nana – Judy Cambigue; Ellen – Richa Stevens; Mrs. Brill – Cherie Haffner; Admiral Boom – Phil Parker; Mr. Binnacle – Darren Wilkins; Constable Jones – Steve Chavez;Mrs. Corry – Christine Casson; Bankers – Steve Babienco, Winston Baldwin, Eric Beavon, Wayde Colquhoun, Dan Stevens; Chimey Sweeps – Aaron Jobson, Zach Johnson, Zach Macomber; Penguins – Jim & Trixie Johnson

Special thanks goes to all those who demonstrated their support through their talent, time and financial contributions toward the success of our Gala Auction.  Your support is greatly appreciated in so many ways!