"Two Girls on the Shore" is a lovely impressionist oil painting by award-winning New York artist Onelio Marrero. Known for his vivid beach scenes and restaurant and club depictions, Marrero is collected nationally, besides being a respected art educator. This work is framed in a beautiful gold-ribbed frame, it is ready to hang and enjoy in your home or office. Donated by: Janus Galleries.
Cat's Eye Ring$300
Cat's Eye Scapolite Ring made by French artist, Marie-Ange Pavinarto. Also included is a resizing of the ring if needed by Hiroko Yamada at Hyart Gallery on 133 West Johnson Street in Madison, WI. Donated by: Lynne Robertson.
Kitchen table reservation at Cento for up to six guests with wine pairings. To be used Monday through Wednesday at 7:30 PM. Donated by: Cento.
Seattle Film Festival$750
VIP tickets to see the Film "Gold Balls" at the Seattle International Film Festival in May. Kate Dandel's film chronicles a diverse group of athletes over age 80 as they barnstorm the country in pursuit of a National Championship title in tennis. Gold Balls explores universal questions about aging, mindset, and the unexpected power of a goal through the lens of a unique subculture - the "ultra" senior tennis world. Passes include a two-night stay at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront Hotel. Don't miss out on this trip of a lifetime. Donated by: John Powless.
Forest Music Painting$675
Beautiful painting by Anatole Krasnyansky called "Forest Music." The painting is serigraph in color on linen, signed in ink. Appraisal paperwork included. Donated by: Fred and Mary Foreman.
Smart Hollow Hideaway$625
Enjoy a week-long stay at Smart Hollow Hideaway, a 5 bedroom cabin on 34 acres in the Driftless region of southwestern Wisconsin. Read a book, hook a fish, use the stocked kitchen to make a favorite dish, or go on a hike and get a steak at a supper club. Cabin sleeps 10 people. Just two hours west of the Capitol. Item also includes three gift certificates to Viroqua establishments at $25.00 per certificate: Old Towne Inn, Driftless Cafe, and Viroqua Food Coop. Donated by: Christie Olson and Marty Zanni.
Cobalt copper and borosilicate glass custom drop-in sink from Studio GlassWorks in Middleton. Donated by: Studio GlassWorks.
Ping golf club set. Ascending Weight Technology 2.0. Five star rating. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, U, W clubs. Donated by: Meicher CPAs.
Chris Gargan Artwork$1,500
Oil on canvas Chris Gargan original depicting Highway 92 Southeast of Mt Vernon near the Mt Vernon creek fishery in Springdale Township, WI during the summer of 2015. Chris Gargan is represented by Artisan Gallery of Paoli, WI. His most recent exhibition was at the Scaraballio Museum in Stevens Point. Gargan taught and was a program lead in Graphic Design and Illustration for 37 years, retiring in June, 2015. Donated by: Chris Gargan, Artisan Gallery.
Stay in a luxurious two bedroom, two bathroom suite at the Mayan Palace in Riviera Maya, Mexico. This suite features a balcony and full kitchen and accomodates up to six adults and two children. Seven night stay beginning on a Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Offer valid for up to 18 months. Booking at the Mayan Palace is based on space available and can be completed within 6 months of intended used. Please provide two or more dates when coordinating. Cannot be used the week before or after a holiday. User is resonsible for a modest Resort Fee (around $75) and nightly room tax (around $40.00 per night). Donated by: Jeffrey and Lorinda Bowles.
Badger Basketball Tix$120
Four (4) UW Men's Basketball Tickets in Section 206. Preseason game of choice for the 2016-2017 Season. Also included is a decorative UW Badgers plate. Donated by: Ryan & Abby Behling and Elizabeth Jindra.
Stock your bar with this liquor basket. Item includes a set of bar gadgets, smoked salmon, stainless steel cocktail mixer, stainless steel drink tub, and assorted liquors. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by: Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Vortex Viper HD Binocular 8 x 32. Extra-low dispersion glass and XR fully multi-coated lenses. Includes: Vortex Binocular Harness Strap, deluxe padded carry case, tethered lens covers and Hat. Donated by: Vortex Optics.
Vortex Crossfire Binocular 8 x 42. Fully multi-coated lenses, waterproof and fog proof protection, and sleek rubber chassis. Includes: Vortex Binocular Harness Strap, soft carry case, rainguard and Hat. Donated by: Vortex Optics.
Smart Motors Complete Vehicle Detail gift card valued at $305. Donated by: Smart Motors.
Bean Bag Toss$125
Red and white wood bean bag toss set built by Operation Fresh Start Youth Participants. Comes with black and red bean bags. Donated by: Operation Fresh Start.
Concerts on the Square$300
2016 Concerts on the Square table for four in the Conductor's Circle Section. Good for one concert. Specific concert date subject to availability. Donated by: Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra.
Elephant Wall Art$160
Hand-crafted wooden elephant wall art. Dimensions are 43" by 24". Donated by: Mike Andersen.
Three bottles of various Cabernet Sauvignon wines paired with a Rabbit stainless steel wine sealer, three beautifully designed wine bottle holders, and a Cabernet Sauvignon tray. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by: Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Family Membership to Henry Vilas Zoo. Includes six free train/carousel rides, event and class discounts, priority zoo school registration, entrance to Member Appreciation Night, and free/discounted admission to many other zoos. Donated by: Friends of Henry Vilas Zoo and Make-A-Wish Wisconsin.
Zoo Gift Basket$120
Zoo Gift Shop basket. Basket includes three t-shirts, Somali Wild Ass Coffee from Barriques, 2 plushes, a polar bear necklace, zebra art, a coffee mug, and more. Donated by: Friends of Henry Vilas Zoo.
Zoo Train Experience$150
Drive the Henry Vilas Zoo Train Experience. See certificate for details. Donated by: Friends of Henry Vilas Zoo.
$40 Gift Certificate to Bonfyre American Grille. Donated by: Bonfyre American Grille.
Six Bottle Wine Basket$160
Enjoy this beautifully arranged basket of mixed red and white wines. Also included are cocktail napkins perfect for a party, wineglass tags, and a rustic cream basket. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by: Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Shopping Gift Basket$160
Whimsical white basket filled with "Keep Calm and Carry on Shopping" mugs and tray, a shopping bag, journal, and cocktail napkins. Also included is a decorative candle, makeup bags perfect for travel, and shopping themed stationary cards. Enjoy a $25 Macy's Gift Card and a $25 Preloaded MasterCard. Donated by: Gina and Matt McGinn.
Tastefully Simple products, Fustini Oil and Vinegar, candle, napkins, trivet, bamboo tray, salad plant, dip dish, and dip spreader. Donated by: Gina and Matt McGinn.
A private tasting party for up to 15 people. Join the friendly and knowledgeable staff on a personally guided culinary adventure. Sample the best oils, vinegars, wines, spirits, and liqueurs the world over. Appetizers provided. Donated by: Vom Fass University Avenue.
Brett Favre Picture$55
A Brett Favre Jersey Retirement Supreme Bronze Coin Photo Mint. Limited edition commemoration of his career and his jersey retirement. A 12" x 20" frame with a minted bronze coin. Donated by: The Highland Mint.
Camp Randall Picture$200
A Camp Randall Stadium 24" x 30" frame with photo of Camp Randall and two 24KT gold flashed minted commemorative coins. Limited Edition. Donated by: The Highland Mint.
Rodgers MVP Picture$120
A limited edition 13" x 16" triple matted and framed photo commemorating Aaron Rodgers 2014 NFL MVP season. Included is a Green Bay Packers commemorative gold coin and NFL shield gold coin. Donated by: The Highland Mint.
Autographed copy of the FitzRandolph Family book; No Stone Unturned. Signed by Casey FitzRandolph and Jessie Garcia. Donated by the FitzRandolph Family.
Wine Basket with Tray$145
Metal basket filled with six bottles of assorted wine from around the globe. Also included are cocktail napkins, wine opener, and a serving tray. Perfect for your next party. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Sterling Silver Time and Eternity Pendant set with a .03 carat Kessler 81 diamond. Donated by: Richard Kessler and Kesslers Diamonds.
Certificate for four (4) Terrace Seat tickets to a 2016 regular season Madison Mallards game. The coupon must be redeemed at the Mallards Ticket Office at least two (2) weeks prior to the selected game in 2016. Opportunity is based on availability. Included is a Mallards bobble head. Donated by: Madison Mallards.
W. By Worth Scarf$70
Scarf by W. By Worth, a contemporary clothing company based out of New York. Spirited. Sexy. Smart. Also includes a petite Le Creuset and Giani Bernini earrings. Donated by: W. By Worth and Jenner McLeod.
Terrace Chair Print$140
Madison Photo Print of a Memorial Union Terrace Chair. Donated by: Troy and Erin Blodgett.
3-liter bottle of Phantom 2012 vintage red wine from Bogle Vineyards. Perfect for any party. Donated by: Party Port.
In Home Wine Tasting$150
Certificate for an In Home Wine Tasting valued at $250. The certificate is for 6 bottles of exclusive international and premium wines for up to 18 guests. This unique in home tasting will offer more opportunities to raise money for this charity event or for the prevention of homelessness. Please contact Terri Matley at firstname.lastname@example.org for details. Donated by: Wines for Humanity.
Square Wine Company$45
Certificate for a Friday night wine tasting for two. Also included is a bottle white wine. Donated by: Square Wine Company.
Sterling Silver Star Pendant set with 1/14 carat diamond. Donated by: Richard Kessler and Kesslers Diamonds.
In Home Wine Tasting$230
Certificate for an In Home Wine Tasting valued at $250. The certificate is for 6 bottles of exclusive international and premium wines for up to 18 guests. This unique in home tasting will offer more opportunities to raise money for this charity event or for the prevention of homelessness. Please contact Lisa Kromanaker at email@example.com for details. Donated by: Wines for Humanity.
Liberty School Wine$55
1.5-liter bottle of Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon. Equivalent to two regular-sized bottles of wine. Donated by: Party Port.
Kaylas Custom Cleaning$105
Two hour gift certificate for Kayla's Custom Cleaning. Donated by: Kayla's Custom Cleaning.
Three Bottles of Wine$65
Three Bottles of various wines tastefully displayed in a wood basket with two wine glasses. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Light Up Bucky Sign$145
Custom made light up "Go Get 'Em Bucky" cast acrylic sign with remote control. Donated by: Trent and Jodene LaReau.
Wheel Thrown Flask$40
Wheel thrown and altered flask made by nationally recognized ceramic artist, Jarred Pfeiffer. This is a one of a kind piece that can be used as a flask or displayed as art. Donated by: Jarred Pfeiffer
Brookfield Hotel Stay$90
Certificate for a two-night stay at the Brookfield Hampton Inn in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Donated by: North Central Group.
Enjoy a 45-minute relaxation massage and aromatherapy bubble bath at Kneaded Relief Day Spa & Wellness. Included in this item is a basket of lavender spa products perfect for added relaxation and pampering. Donated by: Kneaded Relief Day Spa & Wellness and Elizabeth Jindra.
Copper Liquor Basket$250
Instant Bar in a stunning copper drink tub. Item includes bar gadgets of every kind, a cocktail mixer, bar book, and assorted liquor. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by: Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Infinity Martial Arts$150
Certificate for a Karate Birthday Party at Infinity Martial Arts. The party includes an hour of martial arts instruction and goodie bags. Participants must be at least 4 years of age, good for 15 kids. The item winner will also receive two VIP passes, which include a free one-on-one lession, one month of unlimited karate classes, and a free uniform. Donated by: Infinity Martial Arts - Middleton.
UW Basketball Print$160
Canvas print of the 2014 - 2015 NCAA Men's Badger Basketball team against the Hawkeyes on January 20th, 2015. Donated by: Tricor Insurance.
Death's Door Gin$200
One case of Middleton's Death's Door Distillery Gin - America's Gin. Donated by: Ditto Design.
Dragon's Glen Tattoos$30
$100 gift certificate to Dragon's Glen Tattoos in Stoughton, WI. Dragon's Glen has served the greater Wisconsin area for the last 20+ years. Donated by: Dragon's Glen Tattoos.
Certificate for a 60 minute Swedish Massage at Evolve Massage - where change happens. Donated by: Evolve Massage - where change happens.
Trek Bicycle Bundle 1$205
Trek Bicycle Accessory Bundle includes a Pisgah Duffle Bad, Lithos Helmet, Ion 700 Bicycle Light, Gel Cork Handelbar Tape, and RL Cage. Donated by: Trek Bicycle Corp.
Trek Bicycle Bundle 2$245
Trek Bicycle Accessory Bundle includes a Pisgah Duffle Bad, Velocis Helmet, Ion 700 Bicycle Light, Gel Cork Handelbar Tape, and RL Cage. Donated by: Trek Bicycle Corp.
Three dozen golf balls with Black OGIO Gym Bag. Donated by: American Family Insurance and Todd Fortune.
Two framed South African animal photographs. Donated by: Rebecca Kendiorski.
Wine and Hop Shop$45
1-Gallon Home Brew Starter Kit, Wine and Hop Shop T-Shirt, and two pint glasses. Donated by: Wine and Hop Shop.
Blackhawk Country Club$180
Golf for four with carts at Blackhawk Country Club. Donated by: Blackhawk Country Club.
Two Club-Level Tickets for a 2016 Brewers game. Donated by: Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club.
Certificate for a Business Value Assessment from VR Lakes Business Group, Inc.. This service helps business owners better understand the value of their business. Service includes financial recasting and analysis, market assessment, and a consult on increasing the value of the business in today's market. Donated by: VR-Lakes Business Group, Inc..
Ballet Dancer Photo$105
Matted and framed black and white digital photograph of a Madison Ballet dancer, Shannon Quirk. Dimensions are 18" x 24". The piece is called "The Leap" by Kat Stiennon. Donated by: Kat Stiennon of Kat's Photography of Verona.
Cream colored cake plate with beautiful cermaic baking utencils. Includes a whisk, painted measuring cups, cake server, and decorative dish towel. Donated by: Gina McGinn and Mandy Handeland
Five bottles of assorted red and white wines with a Brookstone Wine Opener all displayed in a sturdy tote bag. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Quince & Apple$125
Artisans of Wisconsin Gift Box from Quince & Apple. Includes three jars of Quince & Apple preserves, two bags of Organic Potter's Crackers, 'Nudja and Saucisson Sec from Underground Meats, spiced pecans from Treat Bakeshop, honey from Wisconsin Natural Acres, and a wedge of Marieke Gouda. Donated by: Mike and Dawn Trebatoski.
Ruth's Chris Steak House Gift Basket. Includes a bottle of wine and a $75 gift certificate to Ruth's Chris Steak House Donated by: Ruth's Chris Steak House
Four rounds of Golf at The Oaks, cart included. Valid 7 days per week, certificates expire 12/31/2016. Donated by: Merrill Lynch JML II Team.
Maren Anderson Quilt$245
Quilt by Maren Anderson "Sweet and Spicy." Pattern by Sue Harvey and Sandy Boobar of Stillwater, ME. Ms. Anderson's work was completed in October, 2014 at the 9th Annual Scraps-to-Treasures Challenge. Donated by: Maren Anderson.
Summit Fitness Gear$90
Assorted workout gear perfect for any home gym. Donated by: Summit Commercial Fitness.
Hop Haus package including a hat, T-shirt, pint glass, 4 beer tokens, a large growler, and a gift certificate for a large growler fill. The hat and T-shirt can be exchanged for size if necessary. Donated by: Hop Haus.
Five Class Pass to ride at Flyght, an upscale cycling boutique on the west side of Madison. Donated by: Flyght Cycle
Energize your day with the Fitbit Alta - a wristband that tracks steps, distance, calories burned, floors climbed, and activie minutes. Also monitors sleep and has Caller ID. Fitbit helps you stay active throughout the day by giving you friendly reminders to move. Automatically recognizes and records exercises for you so you can keep track of your workouts without ever pushing a button. Donated by: UW Health.
Handmade three-story painted doll house perfect for any playroom. Created by a local Madison resident. Donated by: Stuart B Brooks.
Carry your tunes in this stylish pink clutch that doubles as a wirepless speaker. Donated by: UW Health.
Item includes an insulated rolling cooler, tailgate blanket, umbrella, travel mug, water bottle, and mini Bucky Badger. Donated by: UW Health.
Wisconsin Running Back Melvin Gordon finishes the game with 408 yards rushing, setting the record on a 26-yard touchdown run, in Wisconsin's 59-24 victory over Nebraska on November 15, 2014. WSJ Image by photographer John Maniaci on an 18Óx 12Ó metal print. Donated by: UW Health.
Evolution of Bucky$380
Hand-crafted Evolution of Bucky wood burning. Donated by Tom Tierney.
Golf at Nakoma$200
Gift Certificate for golf for four at Nakoma Golf Club. Donated by: Nakoma Golf Club.
Wine Holder with Wine$160
Six assorted wines from across the globe displayed in an oil rubbed bronze wine holder. Designed by Marsha Stewart. Donated by: Merrill Lynch Madison Office.
Women's Golf Items$60
Includes one Women's XL Black Polo Shirt, one Women's XL Navy Polo Shirt, a navy golf umbrella, one dozen Titelist DT Solo Golf Balls, and a Pimco cooler bag. Donated by: Merrill Lynch Madison Office
Item includes an arrangement of various clay pottery dishes. Each item was handmade by local artisans. Donated by: Midwest Clay Project.
Basket for a Night In$115
Rustic gray basket includes a home-made quilt, assorted teas, a pair of coffee mugs, and snacks. Perfect for a relaxing night in. Donated by: Domestic Abuse Intervention Services.
Badger Homecoming Game$135
Two tickets to the 2016 UW Badger Homecoming game against Illinois on Saturday, November 12th at Camp Randall Stadium. Section EE (35 yard line, upper deck). Donated by: Christopher and Stacie Tierney.
Black DSG Roller Bag$95
The DSG Roller Bag has a massive storage compartment so you do not have to leave any gear behind on a long road trip! The bag is constructed of quality 1680D material and matched with strong, durable and colorful #10 zippers on the main compartment and vented boot compartment. Multiple handles reinforced with heavy duty stitching and a long pull out handle with large rolling wheels make the bag easy to get in and out of the trailer or through the airport. The bottom has reinforced slide bars to prevent wear and a hard plastic inner base to keep the structure of the bag intact. The side pockets come with mini storage compartments and a fold out changing mat. Bag is black with pink accents. Donated by: Divas SnowGear.
Grey DSG Roller Bag$135
The DSG Roller Bag has a massive storage compartment so you do not have to leave any gear behind on a long road trip! The bag is constructed of quality 1680D material and matched with strong, durable and colorful #10 zippers on the main compartment and vented boot compartment. Multiple handles reinforced with heavy duty stitching and a long pull out handle with large rolling wheels make the bag easy to get in and out of the trailer or through the airport. The bottom has reinforced slide bars to prevent wear and a hard plastic inner base to keep the structure of the bag intact. The side pockets come with mini storage compartments and a fold out changing mat. Bag is grey with blue accents. Donated by: Divas SnowGear.
This plush giant horse is the perfect addition to any playroom. Donated by: Make-A-Wish Wisconsin.
Yamazaki Single Malt Whiskey aged 12 years. 750 ml bottle size. Donated by: Wayne Enterprises.
1 - Kesslers Diamond$40
Please visit the Kesslers Diamonds raffle booth in the Symphony Room to complete your purchase of a ticket. Prize will be a $4995 splurge card to be used at any Kesslers Diamonds store. 1 ticket for $40 . Raffle limit of 250 tickets being sold. REMINDER: PURCHASE IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL YOU RECEIVE A TICKET. TO COMPLETE TRANSACTION, PLEASE SEE VOLUNTEER AT THE KESSLERS' DIAMOND TABLE.
3 - Kesslers Diamond$100
Please visit the Kesslers Diamonds raffle booth in the Symphony Room to complete your purchase of a ticket. Prize will be a $4995 splurge card to be used at any Kesslers Diamonds store. 3 tickets for $100. Raffle limit of 250 tickets being sold. REMINDER: PURCHASE IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL YOU RECEIVE A TICKET. TO COMPLETE TRANSACTION, PLEASE SEE VOLUNTEER AT THE KESSLERS' DIAMOND TABLE.
Take home one of our lovely centerpieces. Designed and donated by Surroundings.