Center for Women and Returning Adults

Angel Fund Online Auction

Angel Fund Online Auction Items 2014

EMAIL ALL BIDS TO:  IPFWAngelFund2014@yahoo.com

Congratulations to all of the winners! I will personally email each of the highest bidders tomorrow to come and claim your winnings! Thank you all for the incredible support! The Angel Fund has had it's most successful year by far and it's all because of you! Thank you SO much! Merry Christmas!

BIDS LAST UPDATED ON DECEMBER 15th AT 9:00PM.

ONE DOZEN CUPCAKES FROM FOR GOODNESS CAKES!

RETAIL VALUE= $27.00

Treat yourself or a loved one with one dozen cupcakes from For Goodness Cakes! located near the intersection of Washington Center Rd. and Clinton St. Some of the delicious cupcake flavors that For Goodness Cakes! is known for include Nutter Butter, Chai, Butterscotch, Hazelnut, and of course Vanilla, Chocolate, and Red Velvet. Contact Susie Myers at 260.483.7242 for daily flavors!

Donated by:  For Goodness Cakes!

CURRENT BID: $13.00 BY AS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

ROUND OF 9 OR 18 HOLES OF GOLF

RETAIL VALUE=$22.00/PER ROUND OF GOLF (2 GOLF CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE)

Play golf at one of three premier golf courses located right here in Fort Wayne! This is the perfect stocking stuffer for a sports fanatic! The certificate is valid for either 9 or 18 holes of golf at either Foster Park Golf Course, McMillen Park Golf Course, or Shoaff Park Golf Course! Please go to www.fortwayneparks.org for questions and more information!

Donated by: Kathy Pargmann, CPRP, Marketing Manager at Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation

CURRENT BID (#1): $6.00 BY KJ (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

CURRENT BID (#2): $25.00 BY PK (12/7)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

MIKE'S CARWASH $5 OFF COUPONS (5 COUPONS INCLUDED)

RETAIL VALUE=$25.00

Keep your car sparkly clean throughout the winter with these five 5$ off coupons from Mike's Carwash! The coupons are valid for $5 off The Works Wash which includes Clear Coat, Wheel Bright, and Underbody Wash! The coupons are not valid with any other discounts. More information can be found on their website which is www.mikescarwash.com! 

Donated by: Mike's Carwash Indianapolis, IN

CURRENT BID: $25.00 BY AA (12/11)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

FW MUSEUM OF ART FAMILY PASSES

RETAIL VALUE=$20.00/EACH (2 FAMILY PASSES AVAILABLE)

Enrich your families' lives by taking them to experience the Fort Wayne Museum of Art in beautiful downtown. Gaze at all of the magnificent artwork that adorns the halls of the museum; many works created by artists that live here in Fort Wayne! The Family Passes may not be used for special exhibitions. More information about the museum and daily hours can be found at www.fwmoa.org. 

Donated by: Fort Wayne Museum of Art

CURRENT BID (#1): $12.00 BY JKS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

CURRENT BID (#2): $11.00 BY RM (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

VERA BRADLEY GIFT SET

RETAIL VALUE=$122.00

This is the absolute perfect gift for a special woman in your life! This Vera Bradley gift set includes a large tote with straps, a leopard print wallet, and a small case for writing utensils, makeup, or whatever else you may want to store! This print is new, vibrant, and perfect for a woman of any age! 

Donated by: Holly Wagner, Public Relations Officer at Vera Bradley 

CURRENT BID: $50.00 BY TP (12/14)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 6

HOMEMADE CHRISTMAS COOKIE AND CANDY GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE=$60.00

Bring this one of a kind, homemade goodie basket to your next event and you will be the hit of the party! Patty Kohrman makes each of these decadent desserts from scratch and will put them together beautifully in a holiday tin to either enjoy or give away as a gift. All of the items in the gift basket will be made after Patty is contacted so they will be as fresh as possible! The gift basket will include sugar cookies, gingerbread reindeer, homemade candies and other surprise treats! Please contact Patty Kohrman at 260.760.8778 with any further questions. 

Donated by: Patty Kohrman

CURRENT BID: $25.00 BY CF (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

McMAHON'S AUTO CARE $500 OFF A NEW SET OF TIRES

RETAIL VALUE=$500.00

Winter is quickly approaching and we all remember how last winter was! The snow, the ice, the intense cold, brr! Think ahead for yourself or a loved one and invest in a brand new set of tires from McMahon's Best One Tire & Auto Care! This certificate entitles the recipient to $500 off a new set of tires! This is a fantastic deal and will ensure the safety of you and your loved ones not only this winter but for months to come! The certificate is valid at the Glenbrook Square location and an appointment IS required. Any further questions can be directed to Nikki Jasperson at 260.705.7617 or by calling McMahon's at 260.483.9594.

Donated by: McMahon's Best One Tire & Auto Care

CURRENT BID: $393.00 BY JA (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 13

 

BOTANICAL CONSERVATORY FAMILY PASS (4 TICKETS)

RETAIL VALUE=$20.00

Explore the numerous plants and exhibits that the Botanical Conservatory has to offer! This family pack is perfect for young children and adults that are young at heart! Some of the upcoming events include the "Rhythm and Flow" Summer-Fall Garden Exhibit, Pumpkin Fun, and Rocky Horror Picture Show. There is so much to see and learn at the Fort Wayne Botanical Conservatory! For general information, please visit their website at botanicalconservatory.org. 

Donated by: Fort Wayne Botanical Conservatory   

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY DS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

CASA RESTAURANT'S DINNER FOR TWO

RETAIL VALUE=DEPENDENT ON SELECTED ITEMS ($30.00-$70.00)

Treat yourself and a loved one to a romantic dinner for two at Fort Wayne's best Italian restaurant, Casa Restaurants! With numerous locations and delicious menu items, this makes for the perfect date night gift! This certificate includes dinner for two, excluding alcohol and gratuity. The certificate may be used at any of the four Casa Restaurant locations; Parnell Avenue, West Jefferson, Dupont Road, or Stellhorn Avenue. Please note that the Parnell location does not serve pizza's. Any further questions may be directed to the respective location which you choose to order from! 

Donated by: Jimmy Casaburo, Owner of Casa Restaurants

CURRENT BID: $60.00 BY CB (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 8

 

VIOLET BOWTIQUE ADULT IU, PURDUE, AND IPFW HEADBANDS

RETAIL VALUE= IU ($22.00) PURDUE ($13.00) IPFW ($15.00)

Stay warm and stylish the entire year with these adorable, homemade headbands from Violet Bowtique! Show your Hoosier spirit with the top bow sporting Indiana University colors and it even comes with two bows, one red and one white, that are clip-on! Wear them with the headband or separately! Boiler Up! The middle headband is perfect for the Boilermaker in your life! This stylish cinched headband will be perfect for gameday! Finally, show some hometown spirit with an IPFW headband! This headband will let everyone know you support the Dons! For custom orders and more information, please visit Violet Bowtique's Etsy page at www.violetbowtique.etsy.com. 

Donated by: Tish Clendenen, Owner of Violet Bowtique

CURRENT BID (IU): $10.00 BY CA (12/10)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (IU): 2

CURRENT BID (PURDUE): $5.00 BY CA (12/7)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (PURDUE): 1

CURRENT BID (IPFW): $7.00 BY CA (12/7)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (IPFW): 2

VIOLET BOWTIQUE INFANT HEADBANDS (0-6 MONTHS)

RETAIL VALUE=$10.00 EACH

The perfect gift for a new mom to adorn her baby girl in these precious infant headbands! It's great to think ahead for winter and to make sure that your baby stays warm! Each headband is homemade with love and are super soft. For custom orders and more information, please visit Violet Bowtique's Etsy page at www.violetbowtique.etsy.com. 

Donated by: Tish Clendenen, Owner of Violet Bowtique 

CURRENT BID (FOREST GREEN): $0.00

TOTAL # OF BIDS (FOREST GREEN): 0

CURRENT BID (TAUPE/TAN): $2.00

TOTAL # OF BIDS (TAUPE/TAN): 1 BY JA (12/15)

CURRENT BID (MUSTARD YELLOW): $3.00 BY RH (12/8)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (MUSTARD YELLOW): 1

CURRENT BID (BABY BLUE): $2.00 BY CF (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (BABY BLUE): 1

SCIENCE CENTRAL ADMIT TWO PASS

RETAIL VALUE=$16.00

Explore one of Fort Wayne's coolest attractions, Science Central! Science Central has been educating children and adults for years. Not only are you learning in their awesome exhibits, you are also having fun! Some of the exhibits that are available currently are Science on a Sphere, High Rail Bike, Tidal Pool Shows, and of course the Moonwalk! Please note, Science Central is closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Exhibits are subject to change without notice. For hours and more information, please visit Science Central's website at www.sciencecentral.org. 

Donated by: Science Central

CURRENT BID: $11.00 BY JKS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

 

HELLO KITTY WATCHES (ASSORTED COLORS)

RETAIL VALUE=$10.00 PER WATCH

Although there has been some controversy over whether or not Hello Kitty is really a cat recently, nonetheless she is still adorable and these watches are the perfect stocking stuffer for a kid or a kid at heart in your life! The colors available are dark pink, light blue, black, white, and light pink. The watches measure about 9 inches. Please note that the watches do need new batteries. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID (DARK PINK): $10.00 BY JE (12/4)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (DARK PINK): 1

CURRENT BID (LIGHT BLUE): $3.00 BY JKS (12/10)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (LIGHT BLUE): 1

CURRENT BID (BLACK): $3.00 BY JKS (12/10)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (BLACK): 1

CURRENT BID (WHITE): $5.00 BY VS (12/13)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (WHITE): 1

CURRENT BID (LIGHT PINK): $10.00 BY JS (12/4)

TOTAL # OF BIDS (LIGHT PINK): 1

 

 

PURPLE JELLY WATCH WITH JEWELS

RETAIL VALUE=$10.00

Add this pop of color to your wardrobe! This jelly watch is adorned with crystals around the face, perfect for a casual day or even if you want to dress it up! The watch measures about 9 inches. Please note that the watch does need a new battery. 

Donated by: Anonymous 

CURRENT BID: $5.00 BY DD (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

HELLO KITTY SILVER WATCH 

RETAIL VALUE=$10.00

This silver watch with pink and diamond crystals is perfect for a young girl in your life! It will add just the right amount of sparkle to any outfit! Please note that the watch does need a new battery. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $0.00

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 0

 

 

FILIGREE JEWELRY CASE/CARD HOLDER

RETAIL VALUE=$15.00

This beautiful, vintage looking jewelry case is perfect for holding bracelets, rings or any other jewelry! This would also be perfect as a card holder at a wedding reception. It is about 7.5 inches tall and 4.5 inches wide. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $5.00 BY JKS (12/14)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

VINTAGE INSPIRED JEWELRY TREE

RETAIL VALUE=$20.00

This gorgeous jewelry holder in the shape of a dress is perfect for hanging necklaces and bracelets! This is great because it will keep your jewelry separated so it won't become all tangled up! The jewelry tree stands almost 1.5 feet tall and has dozens of hooks for jewelry. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $10.00 BY BJ (12/11)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

JEWELRY CABINET/ORGANIZER

RETAIL VALUE=$100.00

Add this gorgeous jewelry cabinet to your home! This cabinet is equipped with six drawers, two side necklace organizers, and a top compartment with a mirror. This organizer stands about 3 feet tall and has a cherry oak color. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $45.00 BY JKS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

 OVER SIZED PLUSH PINK READING CHAIR

RETAIL VALUE=$50.00

Cuddle up in this extremely comfortable pink lounge chair! This chair is perfect for grabbing a good book, a large cup of coffee or tea and curling up next to the fire to unwind! The chair is a hot pink color and is made for young adults. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY JE (12/4)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

COLORFUL OFFICE SUPPLIES

RETAIL VALUE=$30.00

These fun and functional office supplies are perfect for a young adult or even a teacher! The large piece with the six plastic boxes stands about 9 inches tall and can hold numerous items including stamps, sticky notes and craft supplies! The green and orange boxes on the left are about 3 inches deep and are perfect for holding writing utensil and small notepads. The large paperclip paperweight stands about 8 inches and the top can be clipped open to hold pictures or paperwork! This set would be a wonderful Christmas gift!

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY JKS (12/3)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

CHERRY WOOD JEWELRY BOX

RETAIL VALUE= $50.00

This gorgeous jewelry box/organizer is perfect for storing necklaces, bracelets, rings and any other kind of jewelry! The box has one pull out compartment for storing earrings and it also has a top compartment that lifts up to store rings, bracelets, and necklaces! There are six hooks for necklaces. The jewelry box stands about 4 inches tall and is about 13 inches wide. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID= $16.00 BY JKS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

CARMIKE CINEMAS MOVIE PASSES (6 TICKETS)

RETAIL VALUE = $60.00 ($10.00 PER TICKET)

Enjoy a fun family night or a romantic date night at the movies! There are two Carmike Cinema locations in Fort Wayne. There is a location on Dupont Road and also in the Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center, previously Rave Motion Pictures. Please note that the movie passes expire on December 31st, 2014 and they are not available for use on special attractions. For more questions and movie showtimes, please visit Carmike Cinemas website at carmike.com.

Donated by: Shannon Sailors, Advertising Director at Carmike Cinemas, Columbus, GA

CURRENT BID: $60.00 BY MD (12/4)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

EXCLUSIVE ROSE GOLD ORIGAMI OWL 14 INCH NECKLACE

RETAIL VALUE = $87.00

This stunning rose gold necklace with crystals is the perfect Christmas gift even if you keep it for yourself! The word "Love" is etched onto the face of the necklace in beautiful calligraphy style writing. This particular necklace is quite unique in that it is a Hostess Exclusive Gift and is not for sale so not everyone will have this necklace! The amazing thing about Origami Owl is that you can order more charms to personalize your necklace however you would like! For more information on how to create a custom order, please contact Amanda Wilson at 260.415.2263 or by emailing her at amandawilson.hoothoot@gmail.com. Her website is AmandaWilson.OrigamiOwl.com. 

Donated by: Amanda Wilson, Independent Designer for Origami Owl Custom Jewelry

CURRENT BID: $30.00 BY JT (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

 LARGE ROXY PURSE

RETAIL VALUE= $20.00

This large, cream colored Roxy bag is perfect for school books, taking to the beach, or just using everyday! The handbag is nearly 12 inches deep so there is plenty of room to store everything you need! 

Donated by: Carol Sternberger

CURRENT BID: $10.00 BY JS (12/4)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

OIL CHANGE GIFT CARD (ZURCHER'S BEST ONE AUTO CARE)

RETAIL VALUE=$26.95

Make sure your car stays in top shape with this oil change gift card from Zurcher's Best One Tire & Auto Care in Monroe! This gift card entitles the winner to a free oil change worth $26.95! To make an appointment or for any other questions, please contact Zurcher's at 260.692.6171.

Donated by: Michelle Parrish, Zurcher's Best One Tire & Auto Care 

CURRENT BID: $7.00 BY RN (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

THE CUPBEARER CAFE GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $6.00


Enjoy a nice cup of coffee in a very relaxing and welcoming environment at The Cupbearer Cafe in Auburn! This coffee shop is a ministry that is very unique in that it has live music every Friday and Saturday evening! This is the perfect gift for someone that enjoys music, coffee, and great fellowship! For more information and to see what musicians will be performing soon, please visit their website at Cupbearercafe.com or call them at 260.920.8734.

Donated by: Inspiration Ministries

CURRENT BID: $5.00 BY JH (12/2)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

UPWORD LIVING CHRISTIAN BOOKSTORE

RETAIL VALUE= $10.00

Enjoy a wonderful Christian book while also having a cup of coffee at The Cupbearer Cafe with this gift certificate to Upword Living Christian Bookstore! These two companies are located in the same building and are run by Inspiration Ministries. For more information, please visit their Facebook page at Facebook.com/UpwordLiving or visit their store front at 138 E 7th Street, Auburn, IN 46706. 

Donated by: Inspiration Ministries

CURRENT BID: $6.00 BY DB (12/5)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

COOKIE COTTAGE GIFT CERTIFICATES

RETAIL VALUE= $24.00

Bring some wonderful local cookies to your next gathering with these gift certificates to Cookie Cottage! Some of the yummy flavors include Snickerdoodle, Iced Sugar, Almond Crunch, and Double Chocolate Chip! Please visit their store at 508 Noble Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825 for more flavors. 

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $22.00 BY CB (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 7

 

 

TWO EE'S WINERY GIFT BASKET & TASTING

RETAIL VALUE= $52.00

Spend a night enjoying fine wines and good company at Two EE's Winery in Huntington! Two EE's has a modern, 2,000 square foot tasting room where guests can be onlookers to the production of their wine with floor to ceiling windows that overlook the production room. This gift basket includes four wine glasses and a tasting certificate for four guests! Please note that the experience MUST be scheduled in advance for a weekday and expires October 2015. Please contact Two EE's Winery at 260.672.2000 for more information! 

Donated by: Emily Hart, Two EE's Winery

CURRENT BID: $38.00 BY CS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 10

 

 

SILVER DESK LAMP 

RETAIL VALUE= $20.00

The perfect addition to any college dorm room or home office! This lamp has several different compartments for notes, pencils, and whatever other office supplies! Give this to a student or a businessperson!

Donated by: Anonymous

CURRENT BID: $10.00 BY VS (12/13)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

SKY ZONE FAMILY JUMP PASSES                                  (4 PASSES)

RETAIL VALUE= $52.00

Fly high with this Family Pass for four at Sky Zone Fort Wayne! Sky Zone is a new addition to Fort Wayne and is a one-of-a-kind indoor trampoline park! These passes allow you and three guests to jump for 60 minutes! Please note that you will need to purchase special "SkySocks" that are NOT INCLUDED. They cost $2 and are reusable. Any other questions and a list of hours can be found at their website at www.SkyZone.com/FortWayne. 

Donated by: Sky Zone Fort Wayne

CURRENT BID: $40.00 BY EN (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 6

 

 

HAIR CARE GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $56.00

Pamper yourself with this hair care gift basket! The gift basket includes a set of two brushes that will add volume and body to your hair and can even be used when your hair is wet, Moroccan Oil that will add shine and help repair damaged hair, and finally, the curl cream that will give your hair a silky smooth finish. For more information or to schedule an appointment at Hair Solutions, call Mindy Barnhart at 260.693.9252.

Donated by: Mindy Barnhart, Hair Solutions

CURRENT BID: $18.00 BY SS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

UNLIMITED YOGA SESSIONS FOR ONE MONTH FROM PRANA YOGA

RETAIL VALUE= $100.00

Relax and rejuvenate with this $100.00 gift card from Prana Yoga School of Yoga and Holistic Health! Prana offers numerous classes from beginner to expert. There are two convenient locations in Fort Wayne; one on Lafayette Street Downtown and also Southwest on Illinois Road. The gift card may be redeemed for classes and/or merchandise. For class schedules and any further questions, please contact Prana Yoga at 260.627.9642 or visit their website at pranayogaschool.com. 

Donated by: Dani Vani McGuire, Prana Yoga School of Yoga and Health

CURRENT BID: $36.00 BY KJ (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

GIFT CERTIFICATE FOR PAINTING FUN SPOT 

RETAIL VALUE= $20.00

Enjoy a fun day out with a gift certificate to Painting Fun Spot in Southwest Fort Wayne! Painting Fun Spot has over 1,000 different pieces to choose from and canvases, too! All of the paints, brushes, finishing sprays, and glitter are included! Painting Fun Spot will even do birthday parties and group events! They are located at 4150 W. Jefferson Blvd. K9, right next to Barnes and Noble at Jefferson Pointe. For hours and event scheduling information, please contact Painting Fun Spot at 260.616.0350 or visit their website at paintingfunspot.com. 

Donated by: Mike Buszuwski, Painting Fun Spot

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY CF (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

5 SESSIONS OF YOGA FROM SIMPLY YOGA

RETAIL VALUE= $60.00

Enjoy five yoga classes in a quiet and calming atmosphere at Simply Yoga on the North side of Fort Wayne. Simply Yoga offers many different class styles, even one for men! Simply Yoga is located at 918 Woodland Plaza Run, Suite F Fort Wayne, IN 46825. For any questions and a list of classes and schedules, please visit their website at simplyyogafortwayne.com or call them at 260.451.9642.

Donated by: Christa Smith, Owner of Simply Yoga

CURRENT BID: $30.00 BY JO (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

DEBRAND'S $25.00 GIFT CARD

RETAIL VALUE= $25.00

Indulge in Fort Wayne's finest chocolate from DeBrand's! DeBrand's has been around since 1987 and has three stores in the Fort Wayne area. Some of the items that are offered include giant caramel apples (seasonally), truffles, and even ice cream sundaes! DeBrand's even offers tours of their facilities as well. For more product and hours information, please visit their website at www.debrand.com or visit any of their three locations. 

Donated by: WBCL 90.3FM

CURRENT BID: $21.00 BY JKS (12/10)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 6

 

 

FORT WAYNE DANCE COLLECTIVE GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $75.00

Hip hop, modern, and creative dance are all classes that are offered at Fort Wayne Dance Collective! Immerse yourself in the art of dance by taking a dance class or give the gift to a loved one! There are many different classes for all ages and skill levels. If dancing isn't your style, try out the Dance Collective's other classes including drumming, T'ai Chi, and yoga. For more information and class schedules, please visit their website at www.fwdc.org or call them at 260.424.6574.

Donated by: Cassie Herndon, Administrative Assistant at Fort Wayne Dance Collective

CURRENT BID: $30.00 BY DB (12/3)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1 

 

 

MINIATURE 8-PIECE VINTAGE TEA SET

RETAIL VALUE= $30.00

Add this adorable china tea set to your collection! The set comes with 8 complete pieces in mint condition. This would be the perfect addition to any vintage collection!

Donated by: Mary Ann Schnelker

CURRENT BID: $11.00 BY JKS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

2 FIRST PRESBYTERIAN THEATER TICKETS

RETAIL VALUE= $40.00

Enjoy a night watching theater at First Presbyterian Church in Fort Wayne! First Presbyterian Church is located at 300 West Wayne Street in downtown Fort Wayne. The theater has been entertaining show goers for nearly 50 years! The 2014-2015 season is just underway and has many more performances! Some of the performances include Christmas Potpourri, Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice, and Nunsense. For more information and show dates and times, please visit First Presbyterian Theater's website at firstpresbyteriantheater.com or call them at 260.426.7421.

Donated by: Audrey Siebrase and Jeff Potter, First Presbyterian Theater

CURRENT BID: $40.00 BY AA (12/11)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

SQUIER BY FENDER STANDARD STRATOCASTER GUITAR (AMBER)

RETAIL VALUE= $399.99

Surprise the music lover in your life with this classic guitar from Sweetwater Sound! This guitar is a solidbody electric guitar with Agathis body, Flame Maple Laminate top, and Rosewood Fretboard. This is a gorgeous instrument that would be the perfect addition to any music/instrument collection! For any questions or information about music lessons, please visit their website at sweetwater.com or give them a call at 800.222.4700.

Donated by: Christopher Guerin, Sweetwater Sound

CURRENT BID: $125.00 BY EW (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 7

 

 

VINTAGE MUSIC BOX

RETAIL VALUE= $25.00

This gorgeous music box would be perfect for storing jewelry. The music box plays a beautiful tone called "Evergreen". The music box is about 8 inches long and 6 inches wide.

Donated by: Mary Ann Schnelker

CURRENT BID: $9.00 BY JKS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

THE OLIVE TWIST OIL BOTTLES AND TASTING

RETAIL VALUE= $21.00

Enhance the flavor of your food by adding some gourmet olive oil from The Olive Twist! This gourmet gift bag comes with two empty oil bottle and a tasting card with all of the flavors available at The Olive Twist. With this gift bag, you will take the empty bottles and the tasting card into an Olive Twist location and have it filled for free! Some of the flavors of olive oil include Tuscan Herb, Chipotle, Garlic, and Wild Mushroom and Sage! They even have speciality balsamic vinegars! For more information and store hours, please visit their website at www.theolivetwist.com or call them at 260.436.3866.

Donated by: Lori Berndt, The Olive Twist Olive Oil & Vinegar Tasting Bar

CURRENT BID: $21.00 BY AA (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

SWEETCARS $100 GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $100.00

Impress the car enthusiast in your life with this $100 gift certificate from SweetCars! SweetCars is conveniently located out southwest on Jefferson Blvd., across from Mi Pueblo Mexican Restaurant. This gift certificate may be used for first-class detailing and maintenance services, world-class car care products, premium tires and wheels, and top-grade shelving, tile, and gear for your dream garage! For more information and business hours, please visit SweetCar's website at SweetCars.com or give them a call at 260.207.2277.

Donated by: Michael Barney, SweetCars

CURRENT BID: $50.00 BY SA (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 7

 

 

COOKIES BY KAREN (ONE DOZEN COOKIES A MONTH FOR 6 MONTHS)

RETAIL VALUE= $60.00

Be the life of the party when you show up with a plate of Cookies by Karen! Some of the wonderful flavors to choose from include molasses, peanut butter chocolate chip, apple cookies, cranberry white chocolate chip, raisin oatmeal, butterscotch chip and many more! Special requests are accepted as well. For more information, please contact Karen Campbell at 260.481.0121 or by email at obringek@ipfw.edu. 

Donated by: Karen Campbell

CURRENT BID: $40.00 BY GF (12/3)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

ELEMENTS MASSAGE 80 MINUTE MASSAGE GIFT CERTIFICATES

(2 GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE)

RETAIL VALUE= $129.00 PER MASSAGE

Relax and unwind this holiday season with an 80 minute massage from Elements Massage! This would also make a great stocking stuffer or gift for a loved one! For more information and to schedule a massage, please visit Element's website at www.ElementsMassage.com/FortWayne or give them a call at 260.739.3823.

Donated by: Kim Long, Elements Massage

CURRENT BID (#1): $50.00 BY JH (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 7

CURRENT BID (#2): $50.00 BY SA (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 11

 

 

IPFW DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE FAMILY PASSES (4 PASSES AVAILABLE)

RETAIL VALUE= $40.00 ($10.00 PER TICKET)

Immerse yourself in the excitement and drama of the upcoming productions in the IPFW Department of Theatre! Upcoming shows include Come Back to the 5 & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean and Merrily We Roll Along. For more information and show dates and times, please visit the IPFW Department of Theatre website at www.IPFW.edu/VPA/Theatre/ or call the IPFW Box Office at 260.481.6555.

Donated by: Dean John O'Connell, IPFW College of Visual and Performing Arts

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY RM (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

IPFW DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC FAMILY PASSES (4 PASSES AVAILABLE)

RETAIL VALUE= $28.00 ($7.00 PER TICKET)

Clarinet, trombones, guitar, and opera are just some of the concerts that will be held at the Rhinehart Music Center, and you have a chance to see them! For more information and concert dates and times, please visit the IPFW Music Department's website at www.IPFW.edu/VPA/Music/ or call the IPFW Box Office at 260.481.6555.

Donated by: Dean John O'Connell, IPFW College of Visual and Performing Arts

CURRENT BID: $20.00 BY VS (12/13)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

FIREFLY TRAVEL MUG AND $5 GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $15.00

Travel in style with some of the best coffee in Fort Wayne with this Firefly Coffee House travel mug and $5 gift certificate! This gift would be perfect for an IPFW student or faculty member because it is located just minutes from IPFW campus on North Anthony Boulevard! For more information about Firefly Coffee House, please visit their website at www.FireflyCoffeeHouseFW.com or give them a call at 260.373.0505.

Donated by: Cyndi Demaree

CURRENT BID: $17.00 BY TS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

SWEETS SO GEEK $25 GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $25.00

Indulge in some awesome treats inspired by your favorite movies from Sweets So Geek! Han Rolo, a Chocolate Millenium Falcon, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Chocolates, and a Batman Bacon Bite are all treats that are available currently! Sweets So Geek recently moved into 3410 North Anthony Boulevard and is located just minutes from campus! For more information or to place a custom order, please visit their website at www.SweetsSoGeek.com or give them a call at 260.312.5758.

Donated by: Chad Seewald

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY AA (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

FORTEZZA COFFEE $10 GIFT CARD

RETAIL VALUE= $10

Fortezza Coffee is an inviting and modern shop located in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne on Calhoun Street. Homemade sweets and unique drinks are offered in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Surprise the coffee lover in your life with this Fort Wayne favorite! For more information, please visit Fortezza Coffee on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/FortezzaCoffee or give them a call at 260.203.4103.

Donated by: Fortezza Coffee

CURRENT BID: $8.00 BY VR (12/5)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

CULVER'S VALUE BASKET GIFT CERTIFICATES

RETAIL VALUE= $20.00

Butterburgers, frozen custard, and concrete mixers are all some of the delicious food options at Culver's! These gift certificates would go along perfectly with the Carmike movie passes! For more menu items and locations, please visit their website at www.Culvers.com. 

Donated by: Bobby Geisler

CURRENT BID: $21.00 BY AS (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

HYDE BROTHER'S BOOKSTORE $25 GIFT CERTIFICATES

RETAIL VALUE= $100.00 (4 GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE)

Immerse yourself in the magical world of books with a gift certificate to Hyde Brother's Bookstore in the heart of Fort Wayne! Hyde Brother's offers over 150,000 different books and specializes in specific topics including history, literature, nature, Indiana, science-fiction/fantasy, mystery, horror, sports, religion, and the sciences. For more information, please visit their website at www.HydeBros.com or give them a call at 260.424.0197.

Donated by: Sam Hyde

CURRENT BID (#1): $10.00 BY JH (12/2)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

CURRENT BID (#2): $10.00 BY BJ (12/11)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

CURRENT BID (#3): $10.00 BY BJ (12/11)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

CURRENT BID (#4): $10.00 BY AS (12/4)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

ONE NIGHT STAY IN A LAKEVIEW ROOM AT OAKWOOD RESORT AT LAKE WAWASEE

RETAIL VALUE= $149.00

Enjoy a relaxing and tranquil getaway at one of Indiana's best kept secrets; the Oakwood Resort located on Lake Wawasee. Some of the amenities include a spa and on-site restaurant. For more information, please visit their website at www.OakwoodResort.com or give them a call at 574.457.7100.

Donated by: Sandy Angel

CURRENT BID: $110.00 BY BB (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 7

 

 

ULTRAZONE BIRTHDAY PARTY GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $78.00

Let your child enjoy his or her next birthday party at Ultrazone! This awesome packages includes 1 weekday laser tag party for up to 6 players! It includes 2 games of laser tag, drinks, plates, forks, napkins, cups and balloons. Pizza can be purchased from Papa John's at a cost of $7.50 per large one topping. Please note that all players must be at least 6 years old and meet the height requirement of 42''. For more information, please visit their website at www.UltrazoneFTW.com or give them a call at 260.471.6719.

CURRENT BID: $35.00 BY JO (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 5

 

 

OFFICE DEPOT $30 GIFT CARD

RETAIL VALUE= $30.00

Add this Office Depot gift card to a loved one's stocking this Christmas! Office Depot carries thousands of items that are perfect for the average business person!

Donated by: Brian Johnson

CURRENT BID: $21.00 BY KM (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 4

 

 

COLT'S GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $150.00

Add this awesome Colt's gift basket under the tree this year for the sports fan in your life! This unique gift basket includes a professional collared shirt with the Colt's logo (size XL), a t-shirt (size XL), a baseball hat, a Colt's drawstring bag, a Colt's Football 2014 yearbook, a Colt's poster, a small Colt's pendant, a Colt's keychain, a koozie, and a Colt's pen! 

Donated by: Indianapolis Colts

CURRENT BID: $50.00 BY JCB (12/9)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 6

 

 

WRITE YOUR BOOK! PROFESSIONAL BOOK COACHING SESSION & LUNCH

RETAIL VALUE= $150.00

Jump-start your writing project! Bring your ideas to a one hour private book coaching session with best-selling author John Kaufeld. Includes lunch at your choice of Casa Grande (Mexican), Casa Italiano (Italian), Cheddar's (American), Chrome Plated (diner), or other restaurant on a date that works for both you and John.

Donated by: John Kaufeld, Chief Communications Officer at IPFW

CURRENT BID: $30.00 BY RH (12/8)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

WAYNEDALE GROOMING $30.00 GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $30.00

Pamper your pooch this winter with a grooming gift certificate from Waynedale Grooming! Please note that you MUST make an appointment to redeem this gift certificate. For more information and to make an appointment, please call Waynedale Grooming at 260.747.5483.

Donated by: Waynedale Grooming Salon, 2715 Lower Huntington Road, Ft. Wayne, IN 46809

CURRENT BID: $10.00 BY RM (12/3)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

COOKIN' WITH FRIENDS COOKBOOK BY CHEF MARK T. CARBONI

RETAIL VALUE= $24.99

Impress your friends and family this holiday season with new recipes from a modern cookbook! Chef Mark T. Carboni invites you into his life to see his friends, family, and all of the influences that have shaped his style of cooking. For more information about Chef Mark T. Carboni, please visit his Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/CarboCooks, or email him at cookinwithcarbo@me.com. 

Donated by: Chef Mark T. Carboni

CURRENT BID: $5.00 BY JH (12/2)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 1

 

 

VITAL LIVING WELLSPA MASSAGE GIFT CERTIFICATE

RETAIL VALUE= $70

Relax this holiday season with a gift certificate from Vital Living Wellspa! This $70 value gift certificate entitles the winner to a variety of spa choices including a one hour therapeutic massage, infrared body wrap, signature spa facial or LED photo-facial. Please note that you MUST make an appointment and gratuity is NOT included. For more information, please visit Vital Living's website at www.VLmassage.com or give them a call at 260.436.8807.

Donated by: Vital Living Massage, 5111 North Bend Dr. Ft. Wayne, IN 46804

CURRENT BID: $50.00 BY JCB (12/9)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 6

 

 

IU GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $45.00

Surprise the sport's fan in your life this year with this IU gift basket! This basket includes an IU camo baseball cap, IU water bottle, IU coffee mug, IU travel coffe cup, IU koozie, and a sweater cardigan for alcoholic beverages! 

Donated by: Kris Ohneck, Admissions IPFW 

CURRENT BID: $23.00 BY MA (12/8)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 7

 

 

TEA GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $30.00

This relaxing gift basket would be the perfect addition under any Christmas tree this season! This tea gift basket includes one box of Celestial Sugar Plum Spice tea, a coffee/tea tin, a kitchen towel, a candle, and a coffee/tea mug!

Donated by: Kris Ohneck, Admissions IPFW

CURRENT BID: $13.00 BY VR (12/5)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

TOOLS GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $60.00

This handyman gift basket includes all of the tools needed for any fixer upper! This gift basket includes duct tape, flashlight, screwdriver, multi-purpose scissors, work gloves, funnel, and a rubber tarp strap. 

Donated by: Kris Ohneck, Admissions IPFW

CURRENT BID: $14.00 BY VR (12/5)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 2

 

 

SPA GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $50.00

Relaxation is key this holiday season and this basket will help get you off on the right foot! This gift basket includes two pairs of aloe infused, fuzzy socks, lemon lotion and body wash, a 500 piece puzzle, and lime green loofa! 

Donated by: Kris Ohneck, Admissions IPFW 

CURRENT BID: $15.00 BY RE (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3

 

 

CANDLE GIFT BASKET

RETAIL VALUE= $40.00

Present the woman in your life with this lovely gift basket! This gift basket includes two candles, Avon Far Away Gold perfume, white cocktail gloves, and a beautifully embroidered hand towel. 

Donated by: Kris Ohneck, Admissions IPFW 

CURRENT BID: $10.00 BY DD (12/15)

TOTAL # OF BIDS: 3