• AUCTION DONATION IDEAS

     

    Donate an item or service…

    ·         Season ticket holders? Donate a pair of tickets to a game, opera, theater, museum, or ballet night.

    ·         Contact your place of business, gym, salon, dentist, accountant, favorite boutique or florist and ask that they donate a gift certificate.

    ·         Behind-the-scenes tour of a special business.

    ·         Offer time at your vacation home, AirBnB or timeshare.

    ·         Donate your skill or services such as web design, DJ a party, home organization, construction or photography. 

    ·         Provide a soup of the month, or dessert of the month. Or a deliver your home-cooked meal for 4 to another RHS family.

    ·         Donate a CSA delivery or a wine club shipment.

    Online auction catalog will be posted on Oct 12th. Please contact Jill Oringer at jilloringer@yahoo.com or 408-806-4955

     

    …or how about throwing a party?

    ·         NOSH!  Share your culture through food and host a dinner party. (Sushi, Indian, Italian, Paella, Chinese, Ethiopian, you name it)

    ·         GAME NIGHT! Family game night, poker night for the guys, or teach others to play a game like mah-jong or rummy.

    ·         JUST FOR KIDS!  Have a backyard movie night, pizza night, popsicle party, or field trip on a school day-off.

    ·         GREAT OUTDOORS!  Organize a camping trip, backyard campfire with smores, mini-golf, hike your favorite trail, or a local bike ride.

    ·         THEME PARTY!  70’s disco, Mardi Gras, Oscar Night, Superbowl, Luau, or Spring Garden party.

    ·         JUST DESSERTS!  Have a holiday cookie decorating party, an ice cream social, or make cupcakes with the kids.

    ·         GET CRAFTY!  Create arts & crafts, build a fairy garden, jewelry/beading, Valentine cards, or painting night.

     

    Parties can be just kids, just adults, or both. The possibilities are endless!  For a form or more info, email Jen Schneider jen.jenschneider@gmail.com

     

    WINE & LIQUOR BOTTLE DONATIONS

    Is your wine cellar or bar filled to bursting? Every year we collect bottles of wine for the auction - Red or white, bubbly, or premium liquor bottles valued at $15 and up. Bring your unopened bottles of medium/high end wine/spirits/beer at the morning drop off lane from Monday Oct. 22nd – Friday Nov. 2nd.  Questions? Contact Stacy Foster Martz at sfoster@gmail.com

     

    DÉCOR & PUMPKINS

    Have any autumn decorations to contribute? Or planning a beautiful, uncarved pumpkin arrangement for your home or front porch for Halloween that you can part with by Nov. 2nd? Please contact Jennifer Driscoll at jenniferchen416@gmail.com. We can collect them from your home Nov. 1st -2nd.