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Bailey’s Glen-Hough High Partnership online auction in February

The Bailey’s Glen/Hough High School Partnership will hold an on-line auction to raise funds to benefit students and teachers. The auction will go live on Feb. 8 and run through Feb. 15 at www/biddingowl.com/baileysglenhoughhigh.

The auction will include general interest items, gift cards to local businesses and restaurants, unique sports memorabilia and event tickets.Unique Hough auction items include: Principal for a day, being the school mascot at a school event, a catered lunch with a favorite teacher, and lunch delivered to a student from local restaurants.

To register, go to www.biddingowl.com, and select register as a bidder.

There will also be an auction display and event at the Hough High/Mallard Creek basketball games on Feb. 12 at the Hough gym from 4:30 to 8:30 pm.Bailey’s Glen residents have been collaborating with Hough High for several years. Bailey’s Glen homeowners have helped reduce the financial burden on teachers by paying for classroom materials, certification and training. In addition, they help students in need participate in extra-curricular activities, sports, and school trips.

Homeowners support all students by providing funds for technology, supplies, and equipment for classrooms and by volunteering in the school.

In turn, for the Bailey’s Glen homeowners, Hough teachers and students have been offering art classes, foreign language lessons, musical programs and free entrance to Hough High home sporting events.

For more information, contact Jeannie Phillips at bghhpartnership@gmail.com