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Bids 4 Builds Online Auction to benefit Lexington Habitat for Humanity

www.bids4builds.com
Lexington Habitat for Humanity is hosting the 4th annual Bids 4 Builds Online Auction from November 29 through December 8, 2013 at www.bids4builds.com. This 10-day online auction will culminate in a Holiday Open House at the Lexington Habitat ReStore, 451 Southland Drive, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on December 14, when winning bidders can pick up their purchases and check out great deals in home-improvement merchandise. The auction was created by Lexington Habitat’s Ambassador Program as an alternative way to shop for loved ones during the holidays and also support Habitat.


The online auction features nearly 200 one-of-a-kind items and experiences such as:

· NCIS autographed photo and script - signed by Mark Harmon

· 2 hour Challenge Course or Equestrian Vaulting experience at the Life Adventure Center

· Autographed Photo of Andrew Lincoln from the cast of The Walking Dead

· Cincinnati Reds Tickets for 2014 & Lexington Legends Suite for a 2014 game

· Private Tour of West Sixth Brewing Company and growler set

· Weekend Stay on Cattle Ranch in the Heart of Bourbon Country

· Tour of the Joe Craft Training Center

· Concert tickets, UK memorabilia, horse farm tour gift cards, and much, much more.

Megan Meserve, 859-252-2224 ext. 109


Big Fork Church of God Sisters in Service Auction

Cutshin Vol. Fire Department
Auction

Rebecca Kilbourne 606-909-0043
Jackie Thompson 606-279-4691



Kentucky Christmas Tree Association Plant Auction

Apr 13, 2013 10:00 A.M.

Fayette County Extension Office, 1140 Red Mile Place, Lexington
Variety of annuals, perennials, balled and burlapped landscape trees and shrubs will be auctioned. A portion of the proceeds will be used to provide scholarships for Forestry students at the University of Kentucky.

Bill Moody, 859 223-1140


Death by Valentine

Feb 16, 2013 7:30 P.M.

Hyatt Regency Lexington
As Alfred Hitchcock famously said, "One must never set up a murder. They must happen unexpectedly, as in life."

Are you ready to experience an evening of murder mystery entertainment, while also supporting a great local cause? Then please join Family Counseling Service for "Death by Valentine," an unforgettable Valentine's Day weekend event of dinner, entertainment and dancing!

Event includes: plated dinner, dancing to live band, murder mystery performance, silent auction, cash bar. Tickets are $125 per couple or $65 per individual.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.deathbyvalentine.com or by calling 859-233-0033.




Mendy Daniels
859-233-0033
fcsdeathbyvalentine@gmail.com



Indian Summer Camp Charity Tennis Event

Feb 15, 2013 6:30 P.M.

The Lexington Tennis Club
Tennis Doubles event with Silent Auction with all proceeds going to Indian Summer Camp. Kentucky's Camp for Children with cancer

Barbara Waldmann-Ward
859-276-4285 joanne@ltctennis.com




Bath County Arts Council Festival of Trees

Nov 24, 2012 - Dec 1, 2012 all day

Bath County Memorial Library
A week long silent auction on beautifully decorated trees and wreaths. Proceeds benefit the Bath County Arts Council

Jessie Miller 606 336 0115 Please leave message if no answer.


Red Bird Alumni Auction/chili supper

Nov 16, 2012 5:00 P.M.

Red Bird School
Auction and chili supper.

Daugh Sizemore 606-598-2416
dsizemore@rbmission.org



Pink Drivers for a Cure

Oct 13, 2012 1:00 P.M.

Juniper Hills Golf Course, 800 Louisville Road, Frankfort
Golf Tournament, Silent Auction & Pasta Dinner benefiting Ellen Smith Gotshall in treatment for Stage III breast cancer

Jami Wampler Scannell
859-661-7475
jazprivate@yahoo.com
9349 Dockside Way
West Chester, OH 45069



Who Let the Dogs Out?

Oct 19, 2012 5:30 P.M.-9:30 P.M.

Talon Winery, 7086 Tates Creek Road, Lexington, Kentucky
Who Let the Dogs Out? to benefit Jo's Hope for Kentucky Animals (a 501(c)(3) corporation). Come celebrate with us at beautiful Talon Winery to benefit a worthy Kentucky animal rescue. Barbara Baily, M.C.; dinner by award winning Clay's Downtown Restaurant; silent auction; adoptable dogs; second annual doggie collar fashion show. $45 advance tickets, $50 at door, $75 per couple, $350 for a table of 8. Tickets can be purchased by mailing a check made payable to either Jo's Hope or Jo Barnes, 1113 Parliament Way, Lexington, KY 40517 (please put in memo "WLTDO"). Visit us on Facebook!

Jo Barnes 859-368-9681


Christmas Blessings Silent Auction

Nov 16, 2012 11:00 A.M.-6:30 P.M.

Community Room Inter-County Energy Danville Office
Inter-County Energy will hold the 5th Annual Christmas Blessings Silent Auction on November 16, 2012 to raise money for six local families who are in need this Christmas. We will be contacting the Family Resource Centers at the local schools to obtain the names of the families. All proceeds from the auction will be used to purchase gifts for each child and groceries for each family. The silent auction will be open to the public on Friday, November 16, 2012 from 11am to 6:30pm in the community room at the Inter-County Energy Danville office.
We would like to request your help in our effort to give these families a very special Christmas. Any item you could donate for our auction would be greatly appreciated. Your business name will be displayed at the auction along with your donated item.


If you are able to make a donation, please send an email to farrah@intercountyenergy.net or contact me by phone at (859)936-7821 or (888)266-7322 toll-free.

Donations may be mailed to: Attn: Farrah Coleman Inter-County Energy PO Box 87 Danville, KY 40423-0087.
We appreciate your support.



Komen Pink Tie Gala and Auction

Aug 24, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

Lexington Hilton Hotel Ballroom Downtown Lexington
Please mark your calendar today for the 11th Annual, Susan G. Komen Pink Tie Gala & Auction Friday, August 24 from 6:00pm to midnight, at the downtown Lexington Hilton Hotel Ballroom.
The Pink Tie Gala will feature a unique line-up of live and silent auction items as well as a fabulous gourmet dinner, an outstanding cocktail hour with local DJ, EJ Entertainment, and dancing with the very popular live band, “Superfecta.”
From one-of-a-kind UK memorabilia to unique and exotic travel and recreational packages, our annual Pink Tie Gala Auction offers one of the region’s most popular and diverse selection of items and experiences in a wide variety of price levels.
Last year’s Pink Tie Gala netted a record-breaking $88,000 to support breast health programs and projects. We hope YOU will join us this year to be a part of what has become one of our largest Komen Lexington annually fundraising events.
Tickets are on sale NOW at www.komenlexington.org , don’t miss out on this great opportunity to be a part of the effort and celebrate life with friends and peers!
Sponsorships and corporate tables are available now by e-mailing support@komenlexington.org It’s also never too late to drop off Silent Auction item donations! To get more information on drop off points, or to simply donate to the night, you can contact the same email or call the Lexington office directly at 859.368.7133.
If you would like to be added to our Pink Tie Gala & Auction information list, please e-mail anna@komenlexington.org.





10 Annual Scout 839 Auction and Dinner

Jun 1, 2012 5:00 P.M.

RT. 80 Martin LDS Church
Auction and Dinner with Music by Susan Scott

David and Trish Bentley
606-259-6492



Swinging for a Cure Golf Memorial in honor of Albert McCowan

Jun 2, 2012 8:00 A.M.

Kearney Hills Golf Course, Lexington, Ky.
The McCowan Family is teaming up with the ALS Association to host the first annual golf scramble and silent auction to raise money for a cure for ALS (better known as Lou Gejrig'Disease. Please help support us by registering for the golf event, sponsoring a hole, come see our silent auction item or just come out to have fun. For event details and registration go to WWW.alsaky.org

Angie McCowan-Bailey 859-492-371


Memorial Hospital Foundation's Boots & BBQ Gala

May 10, 2012 6:30 P.M.-10:00 P.M.

EKU Manchester
6:30 P.M.
Photos, Hors D'Oeuvres

6:30-10:00 P.M.
Silent Auction

7:00 P.M.
Dinner

8:00-10:00 P.M.
Live Music from Nashville recording artists The Springs
Presented by B&W Resources

Western wear, adults 18 and older.
Proceeds will go to the Memorial Hospital Foundation for a new nurse call system.

Call Rebecca Webster at 606-598-5104 Ext. 4714
or email at rebecca.webster@ahss.org
to reserve a table or for more information.




Wine Gala

May 18, 2012 7:00 P.M.-9:00 P.m.

Nicholasville. Corner of Oak and York.
This year's theme is Women of Wine. Join us for an elegant evening of fine wine and gourmet
hors d'oeuvres. An unforgettable experience with some of Kentucky's notable Women of Wine
offering twelve wine tastings, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. under the big tent on York Street in
downtown Nicholasville. Bid on unique silent auction items. Music by the fabulous Tom Senff
Trio. Dress is business casual. Tickets $50 single / $90 couple. Tickets at Euro Wine Bar (859)
885-3139 and online at www.kywineandvine.com

Tickets at Euro Wine Bar (859)
885-3139 and online at www.kywineandvine.com



KENTUCKY DACHSHUND DERBY

May 26, 2012 10:00 A.M.-7:00 P.M.

MASTERSON STATION PK, LEESTOWN RD-LEXINGTON KY (FAIRGROUNDS)
1st Annual "Kentucky Dachshund Derby" Running for the Rosettes will be held. Agility Contest & Doggie Dress Up open to all breeds Derby open to Dachshunds and Dachshund mixes. Admission & parking Free..music , food, entertainment, silent auction. Trophies awarded. Register pet for event www.kentuckydachshundrescue.com Email: kydoxierescue@aol.com ph: 502-863-5447

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Lincoln Dinner

May 10, 2012 6:00 P.M.

Laurel-London Optimist Club
The Laurel County Republican Women's Club is proud to host the annual Lincoln Dinner on Thursday evening, May 10th at 6:00pm at the Laurel-London Optimist Club.
Keynote Speaker will be Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner, James Comer. Also featured will be local candidates as well as a Silent Auction.
Tickets: $25 per person for adults and $15 per person (students through high school).

To purchase tickets call:
Billie Chaney 864-2728
LeAnn Jones 521-1509
Susan Weaver 309-1496

To purchase tickets call:
Billie Chaney 864-2728
LeAnn Jones 521-1509
Susan Weaver 309-1496



Silent auction, vendor & craft show to support Refuge for Women

May 26, 2012 12:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Homewood Suites by Hilton 249 Ruccio Way Lexington, KY 40503 (859) 223-0880 Off Reynolds Road, Behind Meyer
Refuge for Women offers a new beginning for women leaving the sex industry through housing and mentoring. Women are encouraged to develop personal goals to achieve healthy and productive lifestyles, and receive support from dedicated staff and volunteers at the Refuge.

Refuge for Women is a faith-based non-profit organization that does not charge their guests as the work towards healing.


If you would like to participate as a vendor or make a donation for the auction, please contact:

Pamela Goodrich
(859) 223-0803
PGoodrich@qx.net

or

Andrea Reed (859) 608-2881



Laurel County Emergency Relief Event

Apr 21, 2012 2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M.

South Laurel High School London, KY
Charity event benefiting East Bernstadt tornado victims. 100% of proceeds going to United Way for East Bernstadt families!

Admission: $5 donation.

Sponsor the event for as little as $100.00! (Company name will be listed on Charity t-shirts!)

Contact Martha 606-224-9399

Contact Martha 606-224-9399


Craft Show - Northeast Christian Church

Northeast Christian Church, 990 Star Shoot Parkway, Lexington KY
3rd Annual Craft Show hosted by the Women's ministry. 40+ vendors, Silent Aucution and bake sale for Romania Mission Team

Donna Hancock 257-0120


Making Memories: A Night on Bourbon Street

The Carrick House, 312 N. Limestone
Based on the theme, “A Night on Bourbon Street,” the fundraiser will feature New Orleans-inspired cuisine, bourbon tasting, live music and a live and silent auction. Tickets are $85 per person or $1,000 for a table for 10 . The event benefits the Alzheimer’s Association’s Greater Kentucky & Southern Indiana Chapter, including the 24-Hour Helpline, Medic Alert/Safe Return Program, Family Support Groups and respite for caregivers.


For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Amber Lakin at amber.lakin@alz.org or (859) 266-5283.



Celebrity Curtain Call

418 West Short Street Lexington, KY 40507
Join us at Lexington Children's Theatre for Celebrity Curtain Call Takes a Walk on the Wild Side! Marvel at our amazing in-house talent as you are serenaded by our singing waiters - all LCT interns - while enjoying delicious treats provided by local restaurants. Bid on fabulous and one of a kind silent and live auction packages, and best of all, see the most entertaining show in town as our celebrity cast gets on stage to "Take a Walk on the Wild Side" and performs animal scenes from our favorite children's plays! Tickets are $60 in advance and $75 day of the show. For reservations please call the Box Office at 859-254-4546 ext. 247 or visit lctonstage.org

Rachel Ray 859-254-4546 ext. 230


Berea Health Ministry, Inc., Rural Health Clinic, 8th Annual Spring Prayer Brunch

Mar 17, 2012 10:00 A.M.

Berea Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
Prayer Brunch and Silent Auction fundraiser promoting awareness for the ministry that serves those in Madison and surrounding counties that are uninsured, underinsured and underserved.

Cappie Parsons (859) 986-1274


BENEFIT AUCTION

Jan 6, 2012 7pm

HYDEN AUCTION
WE ARE HAVING A BENEFIT AUCTION FOR WILMA OSBORNE. TO HELP WITH MEDICAL EXPENSES AND DOCTOR BILLS,SHE HAS CANCER AND IS NO LONGER ABLE TO WORK.IF ANYONE WOULD LIKE TO DONATE ANY ITEMS FOR THIS AUCTION WE WILL APPRECIATE YOU VERY MUCH.

EDITH OSBORNE
672-3275



Menifee County Animal Auction

Nov 12, 2011 12:00PM

Botts Elementary School on Rt 460 in Menifee County
Menifee County Animal Shelter Charity Auction
Silent bidding will begin at 12 noon with live auction beginning at 6 pm.




7TH ANNUAL PAGEANT OF WIGS

Apr 23, 2011 8:00 PM - 12:00 MIDNIGHT

THE ARTS PLACE 161 North Mill Street Lexington, KY
The 7th Annual Pageant of Wigs will be held at The Arts Place, 161 North Mill Street in Lexington, Saturday, April 23, 8:00 pm - 12 midnight. THE SENSATIONS will provide music and entertainment. The event will also include: Ruth Hunt Candy, heavy hors d'ouvres, open bar, and auction items. Proceeds will continue to provide chemotherapy patients with financial assistance to purchase wigs. Tickets are $50 in advance; or $60 at the door.

www.wigoutinc.org


Home and Garden Show

Old Richmond Mall, Richmond KY
There will be over 70 booths there and over 30 Silent Auction items for the public. Its FREE for the PUBLIC. Here is a list of some of the Silent Auction items:


(1) $150 Mountain Springs Inn 2 people 1 night dinner & lodging
(1) $160 Emerson flat screen Color TV -
(1) ($15)2 passes Cinemark at Richmond Centre -
(1) ($96) 4 Cincinnati Reds tickets -
(1)($70) 2 passes - BBRiverboats Newport Lunch & cruise -
(1) $45 2 Renfro Valley tickets
(2) $28 Gibson Bay Golf course 2 week day green fees
(1) $114 Dollywood 2 admission passes
(1) $25 gift cards O'Charley's & 6 Mueller Roofing Distributors hoodies
(1) $90 2 Perfect North Ski passes Lawrenceburg, Indiana
(1) $30 TireDiscounters 4 wheel Tire Balance & Rotation
(1) $50 Drill