Premier Silent Auction Items (200)


#201 Galveston getaway:  
Enjoy four days and three nights at this fabulous Galveston Bay house located in Lafitte’s Cove. This home has five bedrooms that sleep 10 comfortably, five baths, large great room, two bars and five HD televisions. A fantastic pool with waterfall and spa are located right out the back steps.  Close by is the Waterman Restaurant where you can treat yourself to wonderful sunsets. You will have access to a round of golf at the nearby Galveston Golf Country Club and the Moody Gardens Golf Course. Dates to be mutually agreed on by the owner and the successful bidder. The following dates are excluded from consideration: Dec. 28-Jan. 5; Feb.  13-16; Mar. 14-23; May 23-29; June 13-17; July 2-7; Aug. 28-Sept. 4; and Nov. 25- Dec. 2.
Value:  $2,000
Donated by Tattin & Dick Harvin

#202 Andrew Luck Autographed Jersey & Ball 
You’ll need more than luck to get your hands on this keepsake from our very own hometown hero!
Value: Priceless!
Donated by Friends of MAM

#203 Elaine Turner Designs, CityCentre:   
Take home this stunning faux tiger striped clutch bag by Houston’s very own designer, Elaine Turner and start planning your private in-store party for up to 30 friends.  Party includes champagne, wine and light bites.  Your guests will receive 20% off regularly priced merchandise during the party.
Value: $850
Donated by Elaine Turner, CityCentre and Aimee & Wynne Snoots

#204 His & Hers Watches:   
Wouldn’t you and your better half love these fabulous steel quartz watches, rectangular case, and silver Arabic dial with black leather strap?
Value: $500
Donated by I.W. Marks Jewelers

#205 Belly Up to the Bar Texas Style:  
This bar basket will wet your whistle with a selection of Texas-made favorites, like Shiner Beer, Tito’s Vodka, and Rebecca Creek Whiskey!  It even includes two cowhide flasks, one for you, and a giant one for your horse,  a gift card for some Texas-style barbecue, and a grill, perfect for tailgating!
Value: Priceless!
Donated by MAM Staff, Lisa Lundquist, Waste Management and Goode Co. Restaurants

#206 Nice Winery Private Tasting for up to 16—more than nice!   
Foodie superduo Ryan Levy and Ian Eastveld of The Nice Winery are Certified Sommeliers, wine educators, and Le Cordon Bleu trained chefs. Their handcrafted, boutique wines are poured in top restaurants and have won gold medals in internationally recognized wine competitions. Let them treat you to a private tasting from their current portfolio with stemware & appetizers. Nice Winery is right here in Houston - and that’s nice!
Value: $800
Donated by Nice Winery

#207 landscaping:   
Here is the perfect opportunity to replace that tree the drought took and otherwise spruce up your yard.  Package includes 100 gallon tree planting from Maddox Landscaping and $725 certificate toward a tree and planting from Prewett, Read & Associates.
Value:  $2,225
Donated by Maddox Landscaping Lawn Care & Custom Pools, and Prewett, Read & Associates

#208 Johnny Football!  
Aggie fans are sure to want this 16x20 framed, autographed photo of Heisman Trophy winner, Johnny “Football” Manziel!
Value: $800
Donated by Aimee & Wynne Snoots

#209 The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort: 
 Located along the pristine shores of Kiawah Island, South Carolina, this exquisitely designed oceanfront hotel, just 21 miles from downtown Charleston, captures the spirit, history and charm of the beautiful south. Walk through the front doors and experience a seaside mansion, where you will be surrounded by the grandeur of the architecture and hospitality at its finest. Then for an unsurpassed golf experience, play one or all five courses at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, designed by five legendary architects: Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Gary Player, and Clyde Johnston. Package includes a two-night stay in Garden View Room, Thursday through Sunday; $200 American Express gift card for use at the famous Sanctuary Spa, or a round of golf.
Value: $1,500
Donated by Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Resort and Friends of MAM

#210 Get Your Foursome Together for Whispering Pines Golf Club:  
Head out to the Texas piney woods along the shores of Lake Livingston to play the course that has more than once been described as one of the top courses in the state. One player must be a member—coordinate through donor, Sean Waggoner.
Value: $800
Donated by Sean Waggoner

#211 Two Night Stay at Montage Deer Valley, Park City Utah:  
Whether wintery alpine skiing or hiking the summer trails is your thing, Montage Deer Valley provides the perfect haven for your next mountain getaway. Tucked into the lofty, forested slopes of Utah’s Deer Valley Resort, Montage Deer Valley’s year-round repertoire of abundant indoor/outdoor activities makes it an idyllic place to reconnect with nature, family and friends. Includes a two-night stay for two in a resort view guestroom, taxes included. Valid 12/1/13 – 12/1/14.  Please see certificate for black-out dates.  This package also includes a $200 American Express Gift Card for ski rental or other activities, and a $100 gift card for Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse for a fabulous dinner!
Value: $2,290
Donated by Montage Deer Valley and Friends of MAM

#212 AUTOGRAPHED ACOUSTIC GUITAR:   
Can’t get to the CMA’s to schmooze with your favorite country artists? This may be the next best thing!  An acoustic guitar signed by: Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Toby Keith, Willie Nelson, Shania Twain, Garth Brooks, Vince Gill, Kenny Rogers, Clint Black, Alan Jackson, George Strait, and Wynonna Judd.  The winning bidder will also receive a framed signed photograph of award-winning country trio, Lady Antebellum!
Value: Priceless!
Provided by Charity Fundraising

#213 Alisa Bracelet:   
You know you want to take home this gorgeous cuff bracelet in 18-karat gold, sterling silver and pearls!
Value: $933
Donated by Smith’s Fine Jewelers

#214 Kali Orexi!   
That’s Greek for bon appetit!  Turn your kitchen into a κουζίναMartha Macris, MAM Executive Director, will prepare an assortment of her favorite mezethes (appetizers) for you and your 10 guests (total 12).  Taste a wide variety of foods and learn to tame the troublesome filo.  Wine and ouzo included.  Time, date and menu to be mutually agreed upon. Must be used before September 2014.
Value: Priceless!
Donated by Martha Macris and Sam’s Club