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Online Auction Summary & Live Event Info

Posted by La Catalina Educ. Foundation on February 20, 2013, 8:01 pm

Thanks for your participation in La Catalina Foundation’s online auction for education! A total of $3441US was raised in promised bids and after expenses, we anticipate to clear just over $3000US!

Here is a quick glance at some online auction stats:

# of items available online: 77 items
# of items were sold: 66
# of people visited the website during online auction Feb. 1-15: 332
# of bids placed: 177 bids
Item with highest number of bids: Coffee Tour for 2 to Cuzalapa by Mex-Eco Tours
Item that sold for the highest: Dinner for 6 in one of the luxury villas at Elixir de Careyes for $275

Thanks you to the following individuals and businesses who donated a service of item for the online auction:

Carol Lopez
Efren Gonzalez
Gabriela de la Vega
Guillermo Gil Gonzalez
Larry Field
Linda Kauffmann
MaryJo Oberg
Nansee New
Pamala Page
Patricia Smith
Reynaldo Vazquez
Sue Siskin

Brenda Dempsey
Ginny Lasater
June Nery
Linda Mandala
Marcia Grothe
Pablo Martinez del Campo
Reiko Sevigny
Ron Stock & Melody
Silvia Martinez
Tom Beninger

Ada’s Bazaar
Anaxasi Gallery
Blue Bay/Los Angeles Locos
Cafe Flores
Casa de mi Abuela Rock Cafe
Casita Clara Vista
Club Santiago
Coco Cabanas
Dentist Eduardo Pimienta Woo
Dentist Gian Carlo Medina Ramirez
Dolphin Cove Inn
El Fogon
El Patio
Fiesta Mexicana
Galeria La Manzanilla
Gallery of the People
Grand Bay Hotel
Guadalupe's Bike Treks
Hacienda de San Antonio
Hotel Delfin
Hotel Puesta del Sol
Kenny’s Spa
La Catalina Natural Language School
La Flor del Cafe
La Loma Restaurante
La Taza Negra
Legazpi Restaurante in Las Hadas
Lora Loka’s Restaurant
Los Caracoles
Martin's Restaurant
Mex-Eco Tours
Mexico Lindo Restaurant
Oscarini Locksmith
Pedro's Taco Truck
Pemex of Melaque
Playa Rosa Restaurante
Posada Pablo de Tarso
Quinta Valentina
Restaurante Langosta Roja
Rooster's Restaurant
Sunset Restaurant
Tacos del Cazador
Tierra Alegre
Veleros Restaurant
Villa at Elixir de Careyes
Viva Calypso Cafe & Boutique
Voz en Punto Concert

Also, mark your calendars for this Saturday, February 23rd to attend the 9th annual “A Night under the Stars” auction & party from 6pm-10pm in the main plaza of La Manzanilla. Only 80 pesos gets you a delicious Mexican dinner, drink, bidding ticket and an abundance of exciting entertainment!

Here is a sample schedule of the evening’s events:

6pm – Silent Auction opens

6:15pm – Dinner served & Show begins!

6:15pm-10pm – Loads of entertainment, including kid’s performances, folkloric dancing, professional show by Blue Bay dancers, music by Myranda & Michael & their students, Huicholes music, live band with local musicians & dancing & more!

9pm – Silent auction closes

9:30pm-10pm – Pick up silent auction prizes

Don't forget that the International Regatta will also be taking place this weekend on Saturday & Sunday.

Finally, if you have something to donate for the silent auction (an item, new or used, or a service) please contact us a.s.a.p. at 351-5362 or drop off your donation at Café Risa where the silent auction will be between 3pm – 5:30pm on Saturday, Feb. 23rd.

See you Under the Stars!!!


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