Partnership For Children Brings Back Fundraiser Auction On October 6th

JOHNSTON COUNTY – The Partnership for Children’s Bi-Annual Fundraiser, Raise the Booty, is set to return to the Country Club of Johnston County on Friday, October 6th. The pirate-themed event includes silent and live auctions plus several games guests can play to win big. The event raises money to support young children and families through programming and advocacy.

Tickets for the event are $75, will go on sale on July 1st and can be purchased at There are sponsorship opportunities available, if interested contact Alicia Davis,, 919-397-7823.

After the pandemic, the Partnership is excited for the return of their signature fundraising event as a chance to celebrate with the local supporters, partner organizations and the community as a whole.

 “At the heart of this event has always been a community that cares about the children in this county and their well-being,” says Karen Mills, Operation Director for the Partnership. “Every year everyone gives generously to invest their time and resources to better our community!”

Raise the Booty was last hosted in early 2020 and raised an astounding $60,000. This year, the goal is to raise $75,000.

About the Partnership for Children of Johnston County

The Partnership for Children of Johnston County is a non-profit organization. For 20 years, the Partnership has worked to improve the safety, health and emotional well-being of young children by enhancing the quality of childcare and supporting strong families. The Partnership works collaboratively to improve the quality of early childhood education and school readiness for all of Johnston County’s children.

To find out more about the programs and services offered by the Partnership for Children, call 919-202-0002.