You’re invited to the 2022 Ozarks Teen Challenge Banquet & Silent Auction featuring Darryl Strawberry!

Saturday Nov. 12th at 6:00pm / Doors open at 5:45pm

Bass Pro's White River Conference Center
600 W Sunshine St. Springfield, Missouri

Tickets: $55 / Table Sponsorships: $1,300

The evening will include a three course meal, silent auction, giveaways, graduation program, and message from keynote speaker Darryl Strawberry.

Sponsorship Opportunities


We are excited to announce that this year’s annual Ozarks Teen Challenge Banquet and Silent Auction will be held on Saturday, November 12th at the fabulous White River Conference Center (600 W Sunshine St. Springfield MO) located adjacent to the Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield. 

Furthermore, baseball legend Darryl Strawberry will be the keynote speaker and we are looking forward to having him share his testimony of how God radically transformed his life! Darryl is an ordained minister who currently travels the nation speaking a message of hope and proclaiming the transformative power of the gospel. We will also honor this year’s program graduates, celebrate our 15th year as a recovery program for juvenile boys, and share with you the vision for our campus as we look forward with anticipation for all God has in store—it’s going to be an incredible evening!

Additionally, we have two incredible items featured in our RAFFLE: 

  • A Savage 110 Apex Hunter XP Rifle, in 6.5 Creedmoor, with a Vortex Scope
  • And an Afarin 18 karat white gold cross .98 tw diamond pendant on 18″ chain
And some awesome items in our SILENT AUCTION: 
  • Tickets to Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Springfield Little Theatre
  • St. Louis Cardinals tickets
  • Tickets to Esther at Sight and Sound in Branson
  • Alamo Drafthouse Cinema movie tickets 
  • A $50 gift certificate to Pop’s Smoke Shack in Branson West
  • Several St. Louis Cardinals, KC Royals and KC Chiefs memorabilia and signed items
  • Vacation packages to Mexico, Hawaii, and Colorado
  • Darryl Strawberry memorabilia and signed items
  • And much more!

Registrations will NOT be taken at the door, so please register today to reserve your seats! If you would like more information about this event or other ways to sponsor and/or get involved, please contact our Development and Marketing Coordinator, Jason Nill at [email protected] or 417-272-3784 x 202.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

Sponsorship Opportunities


Thank You Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Kent & Tarah Greve

Table Sponsors

Tom & Sue Eckels • Derek & Sheri Towery • Lowlan & Caitlin Breaux • Eric & Leigh Roberts • Michael & Wendy Buttacy

Raffle & Silent Auction Donors

McGough and Co (Diamond Necklace) Eric Roberts (Savage 110 Apex Hunter Rifle) • Mae’s Gelateria (Gift Certificates) • Hotel Vandivort • Downtown Health Bar (Gift Certificate) • Springfield Little Theatre (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang tickets) • St. Louis Cardinals (Game tickets) • Britney Davis Fitness (Gift Certificate) • Fleet Feet (Gift Certificate) • Sight and Sound Theatre (Esther Tickets) • Pop’s Smoke Shack BBQ (Gift Certificate) • Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (Movie tickets) • PaPPo’s Pizza • Big Air Trampoline Park • Greatest Adventures Mini Golf • Pizza Ranch of Branson • Lost Treasures Golf • Adventure Ziplines of Branson • Beyond the Lens • World’s Largest Toy Museum • College of the Ozarks • Hollywood Wax Museum • Country Girls Espresso • ITEC Attractions • Springfield Trading Co.