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Fin.

Fin.

The energy I felt going into Bid weekend is hard to describe. On Friday night we all got together to practice our dance, and it felt like no matter how many Meet and Greets everyone went to, whether it was each event on the list, or only […]

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A Valuable Lesson

It’s the great debate: does size matter? When it comes to packages, it seems that BIGGER IS BETTER. And this past week I could totally relate to those embarrassed of small packages when I turned in my donations to my team leader. There were no tickets to […]

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Checklist

Checklist

Let’s take a break from the package talk to think of some of the fun that we’ll need to prepare for. First: ladies, our dresses! I’ve been browsing websites looking for a lovely gown, then the Grammy’s came around and my ideal looks suddenly seem so lame. […]

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Spreading the Word through Basketball and Breweries

Spreading the Word through Basketball and Breweries

Since the last time I blogged, we’ve been all over town – cheering on the Grand Rapids Drive, spread out over various breweries, and all together at Vander Mill. Each place we were, I noticed that we drew attention, whether we asked for it or not. Our […]

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Waiting Game

Waiting Game

With hundreds of emails sent and old school letters on their merry ways to mailboxes, and the deadline drawing nearer, I’m a little anxious these days about how things will turn out for this package. Each time I hear my email ping go off, I rush to […]

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Kickoff

Kickoff

   I’ll be honest you guys, after a long, busy week back to work after the holidays, and thinking about the bitter cold between my front door and my car, it was really difficult to wake up from my post-work nap, and I was really tempted to […]

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Ugly Sweaters, Beautiful People

Ugly Sweaters, Beautiful People

  PSA: An “Ugly Sweater Party” does not mean donning an old, baggy, awful-blue argyle actually ugly sweater that you find in your dad’s closet. The first Meet and Greet event at the Holiday Bar on Friday taught me this lesson. The bachelors and bachelorettes looked so […]

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Time for Something New – Orientation

Time for Something New – Orientation

Time for Something New – Orientation, November 16, 2017 I was hesitant when my cousin texted me telling me she had something for me to do. But I could sense her enthusiasm and excitement for the Bid for Bachelor and Bachelorettes through text, as clearly as you […]

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Introducing Olivia

Introducing Olivia

We are off to an exciting start of our annual Bid for Bachelors & Bachelorettes fundraising event. This year we will be following one of our Bachelorettes throughout the whole process from the signing of the commitment form to walking on the runway March 3rd. Check back […]

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FFCF Music Video 2013

FFCF Music Video 2013

Check out this Music video we made a few years back for Bid 2013! We are pumped and getting ready for the 2018 season!!

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