Kelowna and West Kelowna residents receive free professional appraisal for prized possessions
KELOWNA, BC, Sept. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - From antiques to fine art, people spend years building their collection of treasures while others may have inherited a family heirloom. The British Columbia Automobile Association (BCAA) is inviting Kelowna and West Kelowna residents to bring their antiques and collectibles to the Rotary Centre for the Arts for a professional appraisal—free of charge. Media outlets are invited to capture images of unique collectibles as they get appraised. Some participants may be interested in sharing their personal stories about how they came into possession of their special item.
|What:||Kelowna and West Kelowna residents are invited to bring their antiques and collectibles for a free professional appraisal. Light refreshments will be served and attendees can enjoy a presentation of historical images recounting Kelowna's storied past. Plus, all appraisal participants can enter to win a $500 BCAA Gift Card that can be used towards BCAA Home Insurance or any other BCAA product. Admission is free.|
|Why:||Many people own items that are unique, special and valuable. A BCAA home insurance specialist will be on hand to answer questions people may have about protecting their prized possessions.|
|When:|| Saturday, September 8, 2012
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
|Where:|| Rotary Centre for the Arts
421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna
|Additional info:||Verbal appraisals are complimentary. Written appraisals can be purchased upon request and are provided at a later date. Limit two appraisals per person.|
BCAA is one of the most trusted organizations in British Columbia, serving one-in-four B.C. households. With over 790,000 Members, BCAA provides an array of award-winning home, auto and travel insurance products and services, and roadside assistance. Members can also benefit from CAA Dollar rewards, savings on BCAA insurance products and exclusive offers at Show Your Card & Save locations throughout the province. BCAA has a proud history of serving British Columbians for over 105 years, over $400 million in annual sales, 27 locations and over 800 employees. And, BCAA has been named one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada by international human resource consultants Aon Hewitt five times in the past six years. To learn more about the benefits of BCAA Membership, visit www.bcaa.com. For more information on the BCAA Road Safety Foundation visit www.BCAARoadSafety.com.
SOURCE: British Columbia Automobile Association
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For further information, or to request an interview, please contact:
BCAA Public Affairs and Media Specialist
Office: 604-268-5342 Cell: 778-228-8859
Email: [email protected]