2020 Blooming Bash


Join us on March 21 for the ECS PCO Blooming Bash! The Blooming Bash adults-only party is the most important PCO fundraiser of the year. Proceeds support the PCO general fund. The general fund provides money directly for community events, school programming and projects, mini-grants, classroom support, and more. Enjoy a night out with drinks, munchies, dancing, games, silent auctions, raffles, and more.

Saturday, March 21
7:00–11:00 pm

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Union Project
801 N Negley Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206


Platinum Level:
Five Points Artisan Bakeshop

Silver Level:
Crawford Ellenbogen LLC

Tickets are $45 in advance ($50 after March 12 or at the door).
ECS Staff tickets are $20 in advance ($30 after March 10 or at the door).

Buy Blooming Bash Tickets now:
Type of ticket
You may change quantities on the next page.

*No family will be turned away from Blooming Bash due to limited resources. If your family is a scholarship family you can use this option to buy tickets at the discounted price of $20 per ticket. We also have volunteer opportunities during the event which means you could attend the Bash for free and spend an hour helping and the rest of the event hanging out with other families. Unsure if you qualify? Contact ECS food service director. If your family does not qualify as a scholarship family, but you also need financial assistance, please contact bloomingbash@ecspco.org.

Every $10 gift above the ticket price earns a chance for an exclusive raffle at the event. If you donate $10 extra, you get one extra ticket in the special drawing… if you donate $80 extra then you get 8 chances to win!
Donation Amount

Can’t attend? We would be thrilled with any support you can give! We welcome donations as well as contributions to our themed gift baskets.

Donate any amount to the ECS PCO:


Platinum Sponsor: $2000
Signage on all event materials, social media, and school publications. Recognition at the event as lead sponsor + 8 tickets.

Gold Sponsor: $1000
Signage on all event materials, social media, and parent publications. Recognition at the event + 4 tickets.

Silver Sponsor: $500
Signage on social media and parent publications. Recognition at the event.

Bronze Sponsor: $250
Recognition on social media and at the event.

Fill out our Sponsor Form to support the Blooming Bash as a sponsor. All donations are tax-deductible in accordance with applicable law. All donations and pledges must be received by March 15th to guarantee recognition at the Blooming Bash. Please contact bloomingbash@ecspco.org with any questions or concerns.

If you own a business and would like to donate goods or services to the event, please fill out this form and return as indicated. Someone will be in touch if you require extra assistance. Thank you!

Donation letter (can be printed or emailed to local businesses). Please check with the Blooming Bash committee by emailing bloomingbash@ecspco.org before contacting a business to ensure efforts are not being duplicated.

Download donation form: Word file | PDF

Contribute an item to our themed gift basket collection. We are looking for items that fit one of the following categories. Please send them in with your student or contact the committee if you wish to donate a larger item:

Family Fun
  • Legos
  • board games
  • passes for movie theaters, museums, bowling, roller skating, etc.
  • gift cards for ice cream, pizza, and family-friendly fare
  • craft kits
  • science kits
  • other great family fun ideas!
Get Outdoors
  • camping and hiking gear
  • backpacks
  • picnic basket
  • ski & snow tubing passes
  • sports gear
  • outdoor games
  • park passes
  • gardening supplies
  • other great outdoor ideas!
Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
  • gift cards to your favorite local shops
  • sporting event tickets (Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, etc.)
  • cultural district tickets (symphony, theater)
  • Pittsburgh-inspired art, dish towels, etc.
  • Mr. Rogers-themed items
  • other great Pittsburgh-themed ideas!

Questions? Email bloomingbash@ecspco.org.