Fun-Raising

As a charitable nonprofit, Overly's Country Christmas® relies on off-season fundraising activities to support and enhance areas in our Christmas Village, to further the family holiday experience, and subsequently, to provide additional resources to our charitable purposes.

The Annual Grill Raffle

Picnic Raffle Website Small Insert - Cropped.jpgThis annual raffle, developed by the local volunteers of Hartman Station, benefits this area with improvements, train maintenance, the addition of running stock and other memorabilia.  Our thanks to Lowe's Latrobe and all our volunteer ticket sellers who support this annual raffle.  The Picnic Raffle ticket went off in perfect timing to celebrate the July Fourth Holiday.

"Christmas in July" Online Charity Auction

Auction Collage - 1.jpgAnnually, Overly’s hosts a “Christmas in July” online auction in an effort to raise funds in order to continue with our tradition of providing old-fashioned holiday memories to families and the community. Trinkets, antiques, jewelry, crafts, gifts, treasures, package deals and much, much more go up for bid.  2018 marked our Sixth Annual auction.  This online auction goes live around mid-July and concludes at the end of the month.  Some of the items on our Bidding For Good auction included:  

  • Local and Statewide Family Adventures & Unique Experiences -- (Railroad Trips, Historic Excursions, Canoeing, Kids’ Events, Holiday Outings, Segway Rides, Dinner Cruises, Hayrides & Haunts, Inclines, Amusement Parks, Botanical Gardens, Overnight Stays, Date Nights and more)

  •  “Around the Burg” Experiences (zoo, museums, concerts, plays and places to eat)

  • Laurel Highlands Wining and Dining Indulgences

  • Golf Outings, Sports Memorabilia, Baseball, Softball, Football and Hockey

  • Jewelry, Trinkets, Treasures, Antiques & Gifts Galore