Provide 5 hot meals for a homebound senior in Durham with a $25 donation.
Fashion Plate Consult & Show
Attend the Etcetera Spring Trunk Show the week of March 14 - 20, with personalized attention from The Fashion Plate. Includes a $50 Gift Card towards a purchase.
Dine around town at all of these favorite Durham restaurant spots:
$50 Bennett Pointe Grill & Bar Gift Card
Bennett Pointe Grill & Bar is a casual restaurant in west Durham. With a multi-regional American menu laced with Southern influences, we offer something for everyone. Our dishes include fresh seafood, chicken, steaks and pastas along with burgers, wraps and entree salads. Low Country Shrimp & Grits is a favorite and save room for the Key Lime Pie.
$25 Pompieri Pizza Gift Card
Pompieri Pizza is a casual Neapolitan pizza restaurant with a fine-dining approach to the food. We make just about everything from scratch. We use as many locally sourced ingredients as possible and as seasonally as possible. Our pizza is handmade and wood-fired, created around a core of flavors. We change the pizzas from time to time and with the seasons.
$25 Bull City Burger and Brewery Gift Card
What's a better combination than burgers and beer? Bull City Burger and Brewery is a locally owned, independent restaurant and craft brewery.
The restaurant is very much "farm-to-fork," working closely with North Carolina pasture-raised beef farmers supplying beef with no added hormones and antibiotic-free, that we grind daily to make our hamburgers and all-beef hotdogs. We work with other farmers growing vegetables such as tomatoes, cucumbers for pickles, and lettuce. The menu is streamlined with nearly everything produced on-site including house made buns, sauerkraut and bacon.
Two Tickets to Rosé Wine Tasting Class at Bar Brunello
Saturday, Aug. 10
117 East Main Street, Durham
This is the perfect class for any Rosé-lover! You and your guest will explore Rosé's of varying hues with distinct flavor profiles from around the globe.
Bull City Olive Oil Basket
Bull City Olive Oil is located in historic Brightleaf Square and offers fresh pressed extra virgin olive oil, artisanal pastas, cheese, chocolates and charcuterie. Indulge yourself with local treats, carefully selected for your enjoyment.
Honeygirl Meadery Basket
You'll be abuzz with excitement when you open your new bottle of mead and use your two new Honeygirl Meadery glasses.
Honeygirl Meadery celebrates nature and the work of honeybees by making meads (honey wines) with seasonal fruits, flowers, herbs and honey. Made in Durham, Honeygirl meads are hand-crafted libations made in small batches with all natural ingredients.
A homebound senior will enjoy meals for a month, thanks to this $110 donation!
Two Tickets to a Carolina Hurricanes Home Game
Cheer on the Carolina Hurricanes hockey team at a home game this season. Choose from February 26th, March 21st, or March 24th.
Four Tickets to March 8 Carolina Hurricanes Game
Enjoy a night out cheering on the Carolina Hurricanes hockey team at the March 8 game against the Winnipeg Jets. The game starts at 7:30 p.m. at the PNC Arena in Raleigh.
Durham Bulls Package
You and 24 guests will enjoy watching a game in the owner's suite at the Durham Bulls Ballpark. This package comes with four parking passes.
2 tickets to "Beautiful" at the Durham Performing Arts Center on May 7th, 2019
See "Beautiful," the Carole King Musical that tells the inspiring true story of King's remarkable rise to stardom, at the Durham Performing Arts Center. The tickets include VIP parking and access to the DPAC's Johnson Lexus Presidents Club Lounge.
8 Carolina Theatre Cinema Passes and Popcorn Vouchers
If you love the big screen, this package is for you. You have 8 passes to enjoy movies at the Carolina Theatre, and the package includes 4 popcorn and soda vouchers.
University Club Easter Brunch for Four
Enjoy a delectable Easter Brunch for four people at the University Club, Durham's premier private dining club.
2 Green Fees at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club
Hit the links at one of Durham's most celebrated golf courses. The beautiful 18-hole championship Duke University Golf Club opened in 1957 and is a Robert Trent Jones Sr.-designed course.
Round of Golf for Four at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary, including cart fees.
Signed Duke Football and 4 Tickets plus Field Passes
Duke Football Coach David Cutcliffe signed this Duke football for you to display at home. Take 3 friends to cheer on the Blue Devils at one of these games: Pitt, Georgia Tech, Syracuse, or Miami. Field passes are included to complete the experience!
It only takes $200 to provide fresh fruit for our weekend meals for a month!
Own a beautiful piece of pottery created by local artist Jane Williams. This beautiful blue bowl will make a statement in your home!
Own a beautiful piece of pottery created by local artist Jane Williams. This piece is certain to become a favorite!
Own a beautiful piece of pottery created by local artist Jane Williams. The detail and color of this piece make it both functional and decorative!
Cindy Lucas Painting
Now's your chance to display an original Cindy Lucas painting in your home. The painting itself is incredibly mooooooving, 20x20 inches in size and created using acrylic paints.
$100 Vintage Home South Gift Certificate
Vintage Home South on Ninth Street in Durham offers a carefully curated mix of vintage, vintage-inspired and repurposed furniture and home décor in an ever-changing shop fueled by many one-of-a-kind pieces.
Morgan Imports/Miel Bon Bons Basket
This basket includes 2 coffee mugs and 2 espresso glasses. Enjoy your hot beverage with a selection of chocolates from Miel Bon Bons - including Espresso, Cappuccino, Irish Cream, and Earl Gray ganaches.
"Love" Chair by Cricket Forge
It's more than a chair...it's a welded work of art. This one-of-a-kind "Love" chair was created by Cricket Forge of Durham.
Evie G. Watts Art
This wonderful piece will look great in your home or office! Made from cast iron and wood by local artist Evie Watts.
Kendra Scott Necklace and Earrings
Complete your spring ensembles with a fashionable necklace and earrings set from popular designer Kendra Scott.
Embrace an eclectic look with the Cosette Gold Statement Earrings in Brown Mix. Loved for their on-trend asymmetrical design, these statement earrings feature a mix of stones, shapes, and colors. Prepare to wow with the playful sophistication of the Cosette Gold Statement Earrings.
With a dainty Gold chain and a frameless Brown Tiger's Eye pendant that takes center stage, the Inez Long Pendant Necklace is an updated take on a Kendra Scott classic. This bold yet delicate pendant necklace is the perfect statement piece to dress up any outfit. You are sure to draw attention while wearing the stunning Inez Gold Long Pendant Necklace.
Sling this beautiful handbag from Durham's Vaguely Reminiscent clothing store over your shoulder. The lining of the handbag itself is incredibly unique.
$500 Jewelsmith Gift Certificate
Durham's Jewelsmith combines world-class jewelry design with hometown approachability. They are renowned for creating whimsical custom jewelry work and also provide a fun and unique shopping experience.
Beads Afar Necklace
This beautiful turquoise necklace by Beads Afar is one-of-a-kind. The pendant is a vintage Navajo signed sterling watch tip with coral and turquoise inlay. The necklace is strung with turquoise beads and is accented with coral.
Handmade Soaps in Elegant Display Tray
Pamper yourself using these handmade soaps made from shea butter, coconut and olive oils. The soaps, which bring a light spa scent to any room, come with a lacquered red wooden tray.
Does your color palette run toward rust and brown? This 20% cashmere, 80% cotton scarf will add luxury and a colorful highlight to your outfits. The soft feel of this beauty is indescribable!
Does your color palette run toward blue and slate? This 20% cashmere, 80% cotton scarf will add luxury and a colorful highlight to your outfits.
Carhartt Duffel Bag
This top-quality bag works as hard as you do. Made of 1200d polyester with Rain Defender durable water repellent material, this bag is made to last. It has a large main compartment to carry tools, cords, equipment and more. The secondary compartment can be used for separating clothes and shoes. The interior zipped pocket can store quick-access items. The bag includes rugged top and side handles as well as a removable, adjustable shoulder strap with pad.
LSTN - The Crescent earbuds
These Bluetooth earbuds are made from recycled plastic and they don't break the bank - or the environment.
LSTN uses proceeds from every purchase to donate hearing aids across the globe.
Burt's Bees Gift Basket
Pamper yourself with this wonderful array of Burt's Bees products. From Body Wash and Cuticle Cream to Mango Shampoo and Peppermint Foot Lotion, your body will thank you!!
Improve the life of a homebound senior in Durham by providing food for an entire year! Your donation of $1,300 will make this happen.
$1,500 Gift Certificate to The Aluminum Company of North Carolina
Are you planning to make upgrades to your home? A $1,500 gift certificate for The Aluminum Company of North Carolina's services will help make your home improvement ideas come true. The Aluminum Company of NC is an expert in siding, roofing, replacing doors, windows and gutters, and more.
The Aluminum Company of NC is proud to serve these areas: Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Morrisville, Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, Wake Forest, Wilson, Zebulon, Rocky Mount, Henderson, Mebane, Efland, Burlington, Greensboro and Wilmington.
One-Year Membership to Yoshi
Yoshi delivers fuel and car services directly to you! With Yoshi, you can anticipate your car's needs. Yoshi provides services on a recommended schedule to help you stay ahead of the curve and on the move.
Yoshi members receive the following benefits:
- Lowest-priced gas in your zip code*
- Free weekly delivery of Top Tier TM, Synergy gas
- Extra gas discounts when you order extra services
- 24/7 friendly, text-based customer services
*Excluding gas stations that have additional fees added on to their advertised price
How it works
Set-up: Download the Yoshi app on the App Store or Google Play Store. Share your vehicle's
make and model, fuel type (regular or premium), where you usually park, and your schedule
Customize: Tailor Yoshi to your vehicle's needs with Yoshi's menu of services including fuel, car
washes, oil changes, wiper blades, and more!
Keep Moving: Yoshi helps drivers to be proactive to their vehicle's needs with subscriptions to
services that are delivered on their schedules. We help our customers take care of their vehicles
so they can #KeepMoving.
Pine State Flowers: 4-Week Flower Subscription
Keep fresh flowers in your home with Pine State Flowers' 4-week flower subscription-Pick up a bouquet of fresh flowers every weekend at the flower shop. Bouquets are 100% locally grown during the main growing season (March through October).
Boutique DIY Certificate and Durham Plaque
You will have so much fun using this $67.50 gift certificate to AR Workshop, a boutique DIY studio that offers hands-on classes for creating custom and charming home decor from raw materials. Join an instructor-led workshop to make custom wood signs, framed signs, canvas pillows, round signs, lazy susans, centerpiece boxes, tote bags, and more! AR Workshop will help you take your home decor to the next level and have fun while creating it.
This package also comes with a gorgeous Durham plaque.
Liberty Arts Welding Class
This Liberty Arts class will teach beginning MIG welding skills. Design and build your own custom steel work of art!
You will be supplied with the raw materials and instruction. Past students have made everything from small tables, chairs, benches, coat racks, hat racks, wall hangings, keyring holders, decorative shelves, picture frames, bowls, pot racks, garden sculpture, wine bottle trees, functional objects, totems, animals, fantasy creatures, insects, and small/medium/large abstract sculptures. Most students are able to complete their project during class and take it home the same day.
$100 Gift Certificate to Bull City Art & Frame Company
**There are two $100 gift certificates available in the silent auction - the 2 highest bidders will each receive a certificate.**
Bull City Art & Frame Company offers an extensive array of services:
Pick-up and delivery
Original art commissions
Sale & Installation of Museum Art Hanging systems
Full service shipping services (including custom crating & packing of your fine art)
Executive Targeted Performance Package
The 3-Session Introductory Package is designed to focus on your WHAT, HOW & WHERE.
In three, separate one-hour sessions, clients have the opportunity to focus on the following and come away with an actionable tool for better performance:
- Knowing your value will help you to better define what you bring to the table.
- Knowing your approach allows you to be intentional about how you choose to show up and deliver your value.
- Knowing your ideal environment/where you want to go and be permits you to better understand where your value is not only most valuable but also most valued.
$500 Gift Card to Phydeaux
Phydeaux is a trio of independently owned pet supply stores located in Chapel Hill, Raleigh and Cary. They pride themselves on having an exceptionally knowledgeable staff that can answer all kinds of questions. They have the largest selection of premium-quality dog, cat, bird and small animal supplies in the Triangle, all with competitive prices.
Catered Office Lunch Party by Spicy Green Gourmet
Spicy Green Gourmet Cafe and Catering, located near Research Triangle Park, is dedicated to providing its customers with the freshest produce and highest-quality food. This is good for $300 toward your next office lunch!
A $500 Portrait Certificate from Renee Sprink Fine Art Portraits
**There are three $500 gift certificates available in the silent auction - the 3 highest bidders will each receive a certificate.**
You are bidding on a $500 Gift Certificate toward a custom portrait experience with Renee Sprink. $250 will be applied to your weekday portrait sitting and the remaining $250 will be applied to your portrait selection. Restrictions: Non-transferable; one per family per year; must be activated within 6 months. May not be used for executive portraits/headshots, corporate or event photography, or Limited Edition sessions; may not be redeemed for cash or combined with other certificates.
Other End of the Leash Gift Basket
Your faithful companion is home right now waiting for your return. Bring home a basket of goodies tonight to apologize for leaving the dog home alone!
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club: One-Night Stay and Breakfast for Two at the Fairview Dining Room
Enjoy a luxurious staycation at the world-renowned Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. Enjoy a cozy overnight stay and breakfast for two at the Fairview Dining Room, the hotel's AAA Four Diamond rated restaurant. The package comes with two glasses and a bottle of champagne.
2-Night Stay and Breakfast at Durham Hilton
All guest rooms at this modern hotel boast a crisp, contemporary design and feature complimentary WiFi, a refrigerator and a 32-inch HDTV with over 60 HD channels. The package comes with two glasses and a bottle of champagne.
One-Night Stay at The Durham Hotel with Breakfast
Spend a night in a mid-century modern boutique, hotel in the heart of downtown Durham. The Durham is a vibrant destination inspired by the spirit of its namesake city.
The package comes with two glasses and a bottle of champagne.
1-Night Stay at Aloft Durham Downtown
Spend two nights at Aloft Durham Downtown, a hip new hotel with easy access to the American Tobacco Historic District's offices, shops and restaurants. Meet and mingle with friends at our w xyz(SM) bar, grab a sweet, savory, or healthy snack from re:fuel by Aloft(SM), our 24/7 pantry or play in our re:mix(SM) lounge.
This package comes with two glasses and a bottle of champagne.
Scratch Off Tickets
Do you feel lucky?
This package contains $100 worth of scratch-off tickets. Imagine your potential payback!!!
Meals on Wheels of Durham Executive Director Gale Adland's parents had a huge cathedral cactus in their living room. Gale and her brothers all received cuttings from that cactus. A plant started from a cutting from Gale's cactus at home is in her office. This auction item is an offshoot of that cactus. (Follow that? This one is a great grand offshoot of the original...)
Join volunteers all over Durham who have a piece of Gale's history in their home!