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Jamestown Pig Pickin’

The Seventh Annual
Jamestown Pig Pickin’
Patriots and Pigs

presented by
Lenny Peters Foundation

The Pig Pickin’ returns to Magnolia Farm,
home of Jenny and George Ragsdale

Saturday, August 6 2016

The Pig Pickin’ is an outdoor casual event featuring the best local BBQ pork and chicken served by BBQ Joe, southern sides and desserts, beer and wine, our popular silent and live auctions, and live music by U.B.U.

This year’s event theme, Patriots and Pigs, honors our nations veterans and service members. Honorary Chairs are Bruce Dillon and Dana Hughes, recognizing their longtime support of veterans in the Jamestown community. Our Presenting Sponsor is Lenny Peters Foundation.

Last year’s Pig Pickin’ was attended by 700 people and raised net proceeds of more than $92,000 to support programs of Family Service. With your help, we can have even more success in 2016!

Sponsorship Information

View Photos from Last Year’s Pig Pickin’
courtesy of Alice Owens Photography

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Sponsorship Information

The key to the success of the Pig Pickin’ is the support of individuals and businesses from the Jamestown community and surrounding areas:


Individuals and businesses may choose from sponsorship levels ranging from $500 up to $5,000. Sponsors are listed on the invitation as well as on signs at the event, in the Family Service newsletter, and on the Pig Pickin’ website and Facebook page. Sponsors also receive buttons at the event showing their level of support.

Swine Soiree
Top Sponsors ($1,000 and above) are invited to attend the Swine Soiree, a pre-event cocktail party at the Ragsdales’ home.

Download the Pig Pickin’ Sponsor Information Pack (pdf)

Host Couples
Local couples and individuals may support the Pig Pickin’ at the Host level. A Host sponsorship is the best way for couples to attend the Pig Pickin’ as VIP guests. For just $175, Host Couples receive:

2 Tickets to the event
(individual ticket price $60 each)
– Your names listed on the invitation
Host buttons to wear at the event showing your level of support.
– Optional Yard Sign to display prior to the Pig Pickin’.

To make a pledge or for more information, please call 336-801-1154 or email donations@fspcares.org

Auction Donations
auctionThe Pig Pickin’s Live and Silent Auctions add to the fun of the event as well as raising additional funds. Donors of auction items may receive event tickets and recognition as a Sponsor based on the value of their donation: Download Auction Donor Info

For more information about the Pig Pickin’ auctions, please contact Heather Renshaw at (336) 801-1130

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