You know your child is a star - let everyone else know it too. Give him or her the honor of being the Elementary School Principal for a day! This lucky child will get to:
Stand with Principal Friesen and greet everyone in the morning.
Mom or Dad gets a reserved parking space for the day too, plus a $50 Dennis Uniform gift certificate.
Date to be mutually agreed upon by Principal Friesen and purchaser. Expires 12/1/11.
Donated by Valley Catholic Elementary School, Dennis Uniform and an Anonymous Donor
Invite up to twenty (20) friends to your home and enjoy a catered dinner of home-cooked, traditional Indian dishes prepared and served by Valley Catholic parents. This full entertainment package comes complete with a professional Bollywood dancer, hennas and lessons on sari wrapping. Let the fun begin!
Alcohol not included. Date to be mutually agreed upon between buyer and Shipra Trika. Expires 4/30/12.
Donated by Shipra Trika and Friends
See the sights or celebrate a special occasion on this fabulous cruise on a private yacht. Join Valley Catholic parents and avid boaters, Robert and Mary Coucher, for a spectacular afternoon or evening of fun on their 54’ motor yacht while cruising the beautiful Columbia and Willamette rivers. A cruise is a perfect way to relax and take in Oregon’s majestic beauty. You and your guests will be treated to lunch or dinner paired with fine Oregon and California wines. This will be an unforgettable experience…don’t miss it!
Donated by Robert and Mary Coucher
Here’s your chance to experience what is becoming a Valley Catholic tradition! Fifty (50) lucky people will join Valley Catholic parents Tim and Kristen Horgan in their beautiful home for a fabulous evening. Guests will indulge in seafood expertly prepared by celebrity Chef Gary Puetz, enjoy live music performed by pianist Scot Crandal (whose music you enjoyed this evening), and select Northwest wine poured by Willamette Valley Vineyards. Last year’s guests were amazed by the cornucopia of superb seafood, including crab legs, prawns, scallops, salmon and ahi tuna, all prepared by Chef Puetz, author of “Cooking with the Seafood Steward.” Chef Puetz has again graciously agreed to sign his cookbooks for guests. Raise your paddle high and don’t miss this exclusive opportunity for an evening you won’t soon forget!
Date: Friday, August 19, 2011 from 5-9 pm
Donated by Tim and Kristen Horgan and Pacific Seafood; Special thanks to Chef Gary Puetz, Scot Crandal, and Willamette Vineyards
Escape to beautiful Oregon wine country with a two (2)-night stay in a penthouse-level deluxe room with a king size bed, fireplace, spa-inspired bathroom and window seat where you can enjoy the breathtaking views. From the time you arrive, you will be treated like a VIP, starting with a bottle of champagne to toast the beginning of your two days of pampering. You will also receive a $200 spa credit for the treatment of your choice and a “Candlelight and Roses Luxury Bath” with rose petals, essential oils, bubbles galore and comfortable robes. Top it all off with a $100 dining credit to be applied for in-room dining or to JORY (The Allison’s signature restaurant). Add the complimentary overnight valet parking, and you’ve got a getaway fit for the stars that you are!
No expiration date; no restrictions.
Donated by Valley Catholic Senior Class
Experience the luxury of having your own premium parking spot at Valley Catholic High School—you deserve it! When you park in this prime spot, located in front of the portable middle school buildings, you won't get blocked by the after-school pick-up line. Zip in and out of the best parking spot on campus twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week from August 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012 in true star style.
Donated by Valley Catholic High School
Tired of waiting in the car line before and after school? Want to start your morning and end your day in true star style? How about a new parking spot to match the new school? Enjoy the peace of mind that comes from knowing you’ll be able to park in your very own spot, close to the school, reserved twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week from August 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012. Make it yours next school year!
Donated by Valley Catholic Elementary and Middle School
You’re a star in your family, so enjoy the relaxation and pampering you deserve! The winner bidder will enjoy modern luxury accommodations at the beautiful Victoria Fairmont Empress hotel in Victoria, B.C., where turn-of-the-century architecture and timeless beauty majestically rises over the sparkling Inner Harbor. This package includes a gift certificate worth $1,400 (USD) and may be used for your choice of luxury accommodations, such as a Junior Suite for three (3) nights, daily breakfast, and afternoon tea for two (2) in the hotel’s historic Tea Lobby, which has been enjoyed by kings, queens and celebrities for over one hundred years.
Victoria has a vibrant arts, culture and entertainment community and is a perfect long weekend getaway for romance or family fun. This generous package includes a gift certificate for an hour-long carriage ride and two (2) adult tickets to the world-famous Butchart Gardens.
No expiration date for hotel gift card. Tickets to Butchart Gardens do not guarantee admission for controlled events such as fireworks shows and special events.
Want to see more stars than you've ever seen? Enjoy the clear desert sky of Central Oregon for three (3) nights and four (4) days at Blue Sky Ranch on 160 private acres near the Eastern edge of the Mt. Hood National Forest, just two hours from Portland. The property boasts two creeks and three ponds, one of which is a fantastic swimming hole complete with a dock and zip line. The main pond is stocked with bass, bluegill, pumpkinseed fish and western painted turtles. There are ample trails for walking, running, biking or touring in the six-person Ranger ATV vehicle.
The main house, built in 2008, has 3 bedrooms (two with king size beds and one with 4 bunks), 2 1/2 bathrooms and a stainless steel kitchen. Each bedroom (as well as the great room) has satellite TV with DVD player. Cook up a feast on the gas grill on the covered porch while you enjoy a spectacular view of Mt. Hood. Visit the nearby small town of Wamic where there is a general store for groceries and hardware. Need additional space? Branch out to the rustic barn close to the house with two bunkrooms (sleep 6-8), a full (rustic) bathroom and two basketball hoops. The kids will love the hayloft with hammocks and a ping-pong table. Enjoy a rafting trip for four (4) on the Deschutes River with the included gift certificate. At the end of the day, head back to the main house, take in the millions of stars and listen to the coyotes howl.
Dates to be mutually agreed upon. Lodging expires 4/17/12. Rafting certificate not valid Saturdays or Sundays and must be used by 10/15/11.
Donated by Eric and Kim Grasberger and River Drifters
Live large for a week in Jamaica at Datura Villa, originally built by the editor of “The New Yorker” magazine in the 1930s. This 5,000 sq ft. villa sits 400 feet above sea level in Jamaica, on nine private acres and affords spectacular views of Montego Bay and its islands. There are five (5) bedrooms, each with high efficiency, ultra-quiet air conditioning and a private bath. Amenities include a large swimming pool, hot tub, state-of-the-art fitness center and tennis court. Complimentary guest laundry is provided as well as fresh linens, towels and daily maid service.
Included in the price is a full staff just to serve you: a "cooking goddess"/housekeeper, maid(s), caretaker/gardener and property manager/concierge who will wait on you “hand and foot.” Transportation to and from the airport is included as well as transportation to area locations for the cost of fuel. This is the perfect spot for families, honeymooners, weddings and friends to relax and play. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary experience!
Airfare, food and gratuities not included. Minimum stay is for up to ten (10) people for seven (7) nights (Sunday to Sunday). Expires May 30, 2012; certificate is non-transferrable. Some blackout dates apply; reservations are subject to current scheduling and availability.
Donated by Datura Villa and an Anonymous Donor