Join us for a seat at Raise the Table and a special evening featuring one-of-a-kind silent auction items created by local renowned artists, gourmet cuisine and a live performance by stand-up comedian Rauce Padgett from The Jim Colbert Show on Real Radio 104.1. Raise the Table will raise critical funds for individuals and families who have lost everything from natural disaster or personal tragedy. With your support, The Mustard Seed has been providing individuals and families with basic household furnishings, including beds for every family member, for 33 years. To assist just one family with up to 20 pieces of furniture, The Mustard Seed must raise $500. Help us Raise the Table!
Ticket price: $125 per person. Purchase tickets here.
The Mustard Seed of Central Florida is excited to partner with the American Fundraising Foundation (AmFund) for a Trips of a Lifetime Auction at our Raise the Table silent auction Nov. 6.
You will have the opportunity to bid on nine “trips of a lifetime” to help raise money for Central Florida individuals and families in need. All trips are good for three years, have no blackout dates and include roundtrip airfare, deluxe accommodations and an AmFund travel specialist to book your trip.
Below are the nine captivating trips you’ll have an opportunity to bid on at Raise the Table! The auction will take place from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs, so arrive early, bid high and bid often!
Rauce Padgett is a radio personality by day, sketch producer in the afternoon, and stand-up comedian by night. Notably, he is the winner of several Orlando comedy awards including, 2017 Monsters in the Morning Comedian of the Year and Orlando Weekly Comedian of the Year. Rauce can be heard on the Jim Colbert Show on Real Radio 104.1 weekdays from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Rauce’s popular sketch, A Baby Boomer vs. A Millennial, has more than 4 million views on YouTube.
Carlos Navarro has been in the entertainment industry for over 17 years with a career spanning through radio, TV, films, video games and stand-up comedy. Many people around Central Florida know him from his former nickname “Blackbean” from the No. 1 morning talk show, “Monsters in the Morning,” on Real Radio 104.1 FM. Others know Carlos from his acting work in dozens of national commercials (Bud Light, Purina, Cash America, First Choice Hotels, Disney) and standout parts in TV shows (Prison Break, Graceland) and blockbuster movies like Identity Thief and many more. He is also a stand-up comedian who can be seen performing all throughout Florida. His love of being behind the camera has always been a major part of his life. That love and passion for photography strengthened year after year eventually crafting and forming Photography By Navarro, with his wife and business partner, Megan Navarro. Carlos is a positive person who believes in truly living life to the fullest and his motto that he lives by everyday is, “To The Top, Never Stop!”
November 10, 2021
We’d like to thank our event sponsors, in-kind sponsors, silent auction donors, Mustard Seed Board of Directors, attendees and volunteers for making our Raise the Table fundraiser a successful event! Thank you for believing in and supporting our mission!
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August 30, 2021
Orlando Weekly’s Best of Orlando 2021 results are out, and The Mustard Seed is honored to have received third place for Best Local Charitable Group! Congratulations to first place winner Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida and second place winner Zebra Coalition!
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