Enjoy a sneak peek at some of the great auction items for The 2018 Spring Gala. You can click on the item name to get more details and to link to our generous donors' websites.
5-Night Romantic Escape for 2 at The Strada at Mercato – Naples, Fl - Perched on the Gulf of Mexico, where turquoise water meets white sand, Naples is well-known for its high-end shopping, world-class culture and sophisticated dining. Your escape includes a 5-night stay for 2 at a professionally decorated, 5th floor condominium at The Strada at Mercato. The Strada are some of the most exclusive condominiums in Naples and features a rooftop pool, a fire pit seating area, a club room and a reserved parking garage. Restaurant and shops are located within walking distant to the condominium and the beach is just 1.5 miles away. Downtown Naples and Olde Naples are just 8 miles away. Fly into Fort Myers International Airport (45 minute drive) or Punta Gorda via Allegiant (1 hour drive). Advance reservation required. Based on space availability (which is generally open except for January, February, & March 2019. Winning bidder is responsible for $100 exit cleaning fee. Expires April 21, 2019.
One Week Summer Excursion in Breckenridge - Breckenridge: Perfect mountain. Perfect town. When you visit Breckenridge this summer for one week, you may not want to leave. Mild temperatures, no humidity and no bugs are just the beginning of this fabulous vacation. Your home base will be a spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath Pine Ridge condominium centrally located, with walking access to the town of Breckenridge. Pine Ridge amenities include outdoor hot tubs, a heated pool, and free town shuttle. Breckenridge summer activities include hiking, biking, rafting/canoeing/kayaking, fishing, and so much more. May thru September 2018 only. Saturday-Saturday stay. Need to pay $150 cleaning fee.
Tobacco Road Fan Package – Celebrate all things North Carolina basketball with this one-of-a-kind basketball themed package. First, you will receive 4 tickets to one of the ACC’s biggest rivalries when the NC State Wolfpack takes on the UNC Tarheels at the Dean Center next season. You’ll also receive a 2-night stay in a beautifully furnished 3 bedroom, 3 ½ bath Raleigh townhouse that also features a sunroom, deck and 2-car garage. To top off the package, you will also receive official UNC and Duke basketballs signed by coaches Roy Williams and Mike Krzyzewski. Expires April 21, 2109.
Children's Welfare League: Since it's founding over 90 years ago, the Children's Welfare League of Asheville has held one common purpose: to improve the lives and education of the children of Buncombe County. Today, we support 245 promising but financially vulnerable high school students by providing them much-needed monthly stipends. We give emergency funding to students identified by high school social workers. We fund endowed scholarships at the University of North Carolina Asheville and Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College so local students can achieve the dream of continuing their education. The CWL is a 501(c)(3) all volunteer organization. 100% of the money raised by the annual Spring Gala funds student support programs.