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Online auction results – take a peek!

Posted by La Catalina Educ. Foundation on February 18, 2009, 9:00 pm

Dear Friends and Online Auction Participants,

Everyone here at La Catalina Educational Foundation wants to thank you for participating in our 2nd annual online auction. This year’s auction was once again filled with lots of excitement and great items up for sale!

Online Auction at a Glance:

Total Items Auctioned Off: 46
Highest Bid: $650 - Stay at Mayan Palace/$650 - Stay at El Tamarindo
Item with Most Bids: Lunch for 4 at Hacienda San Antonio
Last Bid Placed: Feb 15th at 11:58:45 pm - Dinner at Palapa Joe's
Total Bids Placed: 187
Total # of Participants: 123
Total # of Winners: 23
Total Money Raised in Promised Bids: $4552 Dollars

We would also like to recognize all of the winners, participants and donors. You are all helping to make the children the real winners!

Marcia Grothe, Wally & Charlee, John Schmidt, Julie Liotta, Ann Edwards, Gabriela de la Vega, Don Ward, Kathy Snow, William Minteer, Kay Meierbachtol, Ginny Lasater, Paul Jewiss, Ron Smith, Catherine Rush, Douglas Vaughn, Allen Brown, Debra Kellerman, Rich Kelly, Pat & Rudy, and Nancy Chamberlain.

Individual Donors:
Norma Rejall, Helga Lehman, Gabriela de la Vega, Wayne & Pat, Linda Kauffmann, Doris Cohen, Marcia Grothe, Larry Segall, Ginny Lasater, Julie Liotta, Linda Mandala, Linda Baril, Sylvia Martinez, Anna Amezcua, Chris deRoos, Orlando

Business Donors:
Pemex Melaque, Eileen's Catering, Palapa Joe's, Cafe Risa, Boca's Restaurant, Martin's, Figaro's, Boca de Iguanas Resort, El Tesoro Resort, Casa Judita, El Tamarindo, El Careyes, Mexico Lindo, Mi Casita, La Catalina Natural Langauge School,, Super Hawaii, Sea to Sierra, Helping Hands Book Store, Guadalupe 's Bike Rental, Galeria La Manzanilla, Pepe's Pizza, Lora Loka's, Cafe de Flores, Hacienda San Antonio, International Restaurant Jose and Jesus Maria, Artis Lounge, Grand Bay, Brisa del Mar, Alegre Mar, Mexican Pacific Magazine.

Everyone who took a look, told a friend and made a bid! Thanks for your help.

(Also a big thanks to everyone who donated items for the Live Auction coming up February 21st in the Main Plaza of La Manzanilla)

A special thanks to Dean Klompas, our Program Director, for managing the administration of the online auction and the 187 bids that were placed!

Please also join us for the 5th Annual "A Night under the Stars" Live Auction and Party. This year's event includes live dance, musical performances, great traditional Mexican food and fun items to bid on!

Date: Saturday, February 21st, 2009
Location: La Manzanilla's Main Plaza
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost: 60 pesos (includes meal and 1 free drink)

Donations of new or used items for the live auction accepted at the “jardin” from 11am to 6pm on Saturday, February 21st.

See you there!

Julie & team at LCEF


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