Auction Item Suggestions Laughter Is the Best Medicine – October 22, 2011 (Deadline for donations Friday, September 30, 2011) Items in high demand: Air miles Sporting Event Tickets (for dates after special event auction) Timeshare or Weekend Use of Second Home Travel Event Tickets (plays, concerts, art events, etc.) Services (your special talent or service – faux finishing, woodworking, dance lessons, etc.) Golf New things you have around the house that we can use: Gift Certificates (restaurant, salon & spa, grocery, etc.) Wine Liquor Cigars Wine/Drinking Glasses Gourmet Food Items Candles Decorative Items and Accessories Sports Equipment Golf Balls Tools Bath and Body Materials needed to package auction items for presentation: Baskets, Decorative Boxes, Trays, Chargers, etc. Tissue Paper, Wired Ribbon, etc. Re-gifting is acceptable and appreciated! If you received (or bought at an auction!) something that you know you won’t use – we will repackage and reuse! Basket Idea Suggestions Laughter Is the Best Medicine – October 22, 2011 (Deadline for donations Friday, September 30, 2011) Themed Basket Ideas: Items for Moms: Jewelry, Flowers, Chocolate, Perfume, Handbag, Scarf, Spa Package, Slippers, Robe, etc. Home Improvement Gift Certificates: Home Repair, Landscape, Closet Design, Carpet Cleaning, Flooring, Painting, etc. Fitness Package: Gym Membership, Gym Bag, Fitness Ball, Water Bottle, Weights, Towel, Mat, etc. Electronics: iPod, Laptop, Computer Repair Gift Certificate, etc. Kids Night Out: Any kind of Fast Food or Theme Restaurant Certificates that Kids Love, Movie Tickets, Ice Skating, Bowling, Laser Tag, Paint Ball, etc. Kids: Toys, wii, Nintendo DS, Board Games, Books, Stuffed Animals, Overnight Camping Party, etc. University: Team shirts, hats, mugs, notebooks, stuffed animals, etc. from ASU, NAU, UA. Thanksgiving: Decorative Serving Platters, Table Decorations (runners, accessories, etc.), Candles, Gift Certificate for a Turkey or Gift Certificate for Thanksgiving Dinner at a Restaurant, etc. Christmas: Wreaths & Trees (decorated or ready to be decorated!), Ornaments, Accessories, Glass Containers for Ornaments, Candles, Candle Holders, etc. Dine Around Town: Gift cards from area restaurants… If you know of a business owner who you believe would be willing to donate, we would be happy to contact them. Please let us know if you are contacting businesses personally, so we do not contact the same establishment twice. Thank you!