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Thanks for Making the Children the Real Winners

Posted by Dean on February 22, 2008, 10:15 am

Dear La Manzanilla,

From the bottom of our hearts, we here at La Catalina Educational Foundation want to thank everyone for participating in the first La Catalina Online Auction. This year's auction was filled with lots of excitement with bids coming in left and right. We recieved nearly 200 bids and the last bid came in 23 minutes before the close of the auction!

Auction at a Glance:

First Bid Placed: January 19th 9:17am
Last Bid Placed: February 15th 11:37pm
Item with Most Bids: 'Going Home' a Painting by Nancy Lynch
Item with Highest Bid: 'Tululah' a Painting by Anna Amezcau
Total Number of Items: 53
Total Value of All Bids: $3838 Dollars

How will the funds get used?

25% Given to schools for various school improvements projects
25% Invested in educational programs run by La Catalina Foundation
50% Invested in construction of an Educational Center housing La Manzanilla's first library and computer lab

We would also like to recognize the winners of multiple items: Julie & Stefano, Kay & Tolling, Gary, Joanie, Ann and Tim, Gary, Stan & Kay, Cindy, and Brenda & Rick! Thank you to everyone who participated! You are helping to make the children the real winners!

Don't forget to join us this Saturday in the Jardin at 6pm for "A Night Under the Star" Silent and Live Auction! Lots more great prizes to be won!

Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions or concerns.

Dean Klompas
Program Director


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