UPDATE: Swing with Shorewood 2012 raised $90,500.

The SEED Foundation’s ninth annual Swing with Shorewood event wil be held on Saturday, March 10th at Discovery World! This exciting venue provides outstanding views of the lakefront and downtown, as well as dinner catered by Bartolotta’s. This important event helps fund grants for projects and programs in each of our public schools. Since 2004, Swing with Shorewood has raised nearly $585,000 to help teachers and schools implement new academic curriculum and safety programs, purchase new computers and other classroom equipment, and much more.

If you would like to make a proxy bid on any of the items in the auction booklet send an email to with your name, phone number, item number and description, and your proxy bid by 11pm on March 9th. You can view the 2012 Auction Booklet as well as the 2012 Buy-it-Now Booklet.

If you would like to reserve tickets for this year’s event, or if you have questions, please contact Melissa Nelsen or print and return the RSVP.

For more information, you can read the letter to families about Swing with Shorewood or the letter to businesses.