Silent Auction Item Preview

Our Silent Auction will be this coming Saturday, April 18th, and we wanted to share the goodies that will be up for auction. I am really excited about these items, and I’m hoping to take a few of them home myself. 🙂

If you are unable to attend, but would like to bid anyway, you can send an email to with your name, phone number, and address as well as what you would like to bid on and your maximum. We can either have someone bid for you up to your max, or call you during the event to consult on how to bid. However, there are some prizes and raffles that will only be available to attendees. Haven’t bought your tickets yet? There are a few spaces left, so click here and claim your spot!

Live Auction Items

Desert Springs VillaHave Labor Day plans? Now you do. Spend it in a luxurious resort in Palm Desert, courtesy of Frank Martinez of Sasco Electric. The resort features 400 acres of lavish grounds, 7 pool areas, 5 restaurants and 2 lounges. Your condo would accommodate a family with 2 double beds, microwave and mini-fridge. Enjoy the mountain view from the balcony, play golf, tennis or visit the fitness center. This getaway is normally only available to members of the Marriott Vacation Club, unless you purchase at our auction.

Labor day weekend at Marriott Desert Springs Villa – $450 value
Dates: September 4-6, 2015


Enjoy a day in the natural beauty of Silverado Canyon with the founders and staff of The Open School. This custom package includes a stop at Cook’s Corner, wine tasting at Giracci Vineyard, and a taste of Silverado Cafe. We will customize this day to fit the winner of this item.

Day in Silverado Canyon with The Open School founders – Priceless


casey yogaIf you have a special get-together coming up, whether it’s a wedding, family reunion, girl’s weekend, birthday or just want to do something different for your loved ones, a customized yoga class would be the perfect complement to your celebration. Casey Anderson, a certified yoga instructor from Oil Pray Love Yoga and Melt Hot Yoga, will lead your group in a relaxing and cleansing 1 ½ hour class tailored specifically to you. She will work with you to create a one-of-a-kind yoga experience, and can include meditation, essential oils, and personalized levels of yoga practice, in a location of your choosing (within 25 min drive of Ladera Ranch). This will be an event your guests will never forget.

Customized yoga class for up to 20 people from Casey Anderson – $200 value


kareem and magicOwn a piece of sports history with a copy of Sports Illustrated signed by Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabar.

Mike TroutAngels outfielder and the 2013 Rookie of the Year Mike Trout has signed a jersey for our auction, and it can be yours! This is an incredible opportunity for any baseball fan, and especially exciting for Angels fans.

Wish you had a gold record to hang on your wall? Now you can. But not just any gold record, this one is a Beetles gold record. Sure, you could play it on your retro turntable, but we’re pretty sure you will just want to stare at it.

Silent Auction

Tickets and Passes

Disneyland-Castle-Family4 Park Hopper Tickets to Disneyland, Expiration Date 1/12/17 – $620 value

2 Passes to Six Flags Magic Mountain, Expiration Date 1/3/16 – $140 value

nathistory4 Passes to Natural History Museum or Page Museum at La Brea Tar Pits, Expiration Date 11/1/15 – $48 value

4 Passes to Pretend City in Irvine, Expiration Date 12/31/15 – $50 value

Special Outings and Packages

atlantisAtlantis Casino Resort Spa – 2 night stay in a tower room (must be Sunday-Thurs), Expiration Date 10/31/15 – $200 Value

A Sporting Day – 2 tickets to Angels vs Astros game on May 7th and a $20 gift certificate to Dick’s Sporting Goods, Expiration Date 6/30/15 – $35 value

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Miami Marlins, May 11, 2015, Infield Reserve seats – $30 value

Wine Class for 4 at Total Wine & More, Expiration Date 4/1/16 – $80 value

Blowtini Blowout Bar – $40 gift card and hair products – $55 value

Wine and Dine – Wine tasting for 2 at Laguna Canyon Winery and a $25 gift certificate to Hennessey’s Tavern, Expiration Date 10/11/15 – $45 value

hot-air-balloonHot Air Balloon rides – 1 hour ride followed by a champagne toast, available at over 200 locations nationwide, including Los Angeles, Oceanside, San Diego, and San Bernardino. For an exhaustive list, email
2 person ride – value $400
4 person ride – value $800

Wine tastings for 6 at Laguna Canyon Winery$60 value

Picture 1014Children’s Portrait Session from Halper Fine Art, includes one print of each child, for sessions on June 13/14 or October 24/25 – $650 value 

Monthly Memberships

Melt Hot Yoga Studio in Ladera Ranch – 1 month of unlimited yoga, Expiration Date 11/1/15 – $139 value

2 month membership to Curves, available at 40 locations in OC and LA Counties, Expiration Date 10/11/15 – $197 value

Unique Products

Seedling’s Minecraft Show t-shirt signed by the show’s creators, child size medium – priceless

Little mamas

Necklace, Bobby Pins, and Infant Headband from Little Mama’s Shop$43 value

Harveys Streamline Tote Seat Belt Purse in Lagoon$138 valueHandlettering

Hand Lettering by Temma – receive a completely personalized chalkboard sign by a local artist, who will work with you to create a perfect piece for your home or business – $100 value

Peet’s Coffee basket of goodies, including a pound of Major Dickenson’s whole coffee beans, chocolate covered espresso beans, gray sea salt caramels, tea sampler, and 10-ct house blend K-cups – $50 value

ottberbox1Trader Joe’s favorites, including Yogurt Stars, Salt Water Taffy, Coffee Cake mix, Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter cups, and much more – $43 value

Otterbox Phone Case (your choice of case, must order by 12/31/15) – $60 value

Gamble housePrint of The Gamble House in Pasadena by local artist Russell Hobbs, signed by the artist, 15×12 including frame – $75 value


Raffle Items and Door Prizes

Wine tasting for 2 at Laguna Canyon Winery – $20 value

Open School t-shirts – priceless 🙂 Or, about $20 value

RedBox Rentals – $1.50-$15 value

Hot Air Balloon Ride for 1 – $200 value

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