Come ready to shop ‘till you drop at the annual silent auction event benefiting the Public Relations Foundation of Houston (PRFH) to be held June 23 in conjunction with the Excalibur Awards at the Intercontinental Hotel. Thanks to our generous donors, a wide variety of items will be ready and waiting for your bid!
Items range from tickets and memberships to Houston and Galveston attractions, to electronics, sport tickets, hotel stays, airline tickets and art pieces.
Come, browse and bid to support PRFH’s scholarship fund.
Bidding and cocktail hour starts at 6 p.m.
PRSA-Houston Board of Directors – Nook Color and noise-cancelling earphones« YMCA of Greater Houston – One year citywide household membership « McWorther Gallery - An abstract painting « The Wine Man – Wine tasting party for 20 « Southwest Airlines – Two round-trip tickets « Magnolia Hotel Houston– One night stay in a King Guestroom « Bradford Portraits – Portrait session and a wall portrait with Bradford at his studio in New York or Palm Beach, Florida. Overnight stay at Ritz Carlton included.
For sports enthusiasts:
Shell – Four tickets plus parking to Dynamo vs. Real Salt Lake « Houston Dynamo – Selection of tickets to Dynamo games « LyondellBasell – Four tickets to Astros vs. Boston Red Sox, July « Centerpoint Energy – Four tickets plus parking to Astros vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, July17 « Houston Astros – Four tickets to Astros vs. Washington Nationals, July 18 « Houston Texans– Football signed by Texans tight-end James Casey
Travel and Leisure:
Casa del Mar Beachfront Suites – One night stay in an ocean-view guestroom « Kemah Boardwalk – Family Fun Pack for four «Moody Gardens – VIP Passes for four « Galveston Island CVB – A Pass for Two to Galveston Island attractions « Texas Renaissance Festival – Two adult and two children tickets to the festival « Stewart Cadillac – A weekend rental
Performing and Visual Arts:
Houston Symphony – Two tickets to a 2011 concert season performance « Houston Ballet – Two tickets to “Return of the Masters” « The Ensemble Theater – Two tickets to any performance « The Health Museum – Family membership « Houston Museum of Natural Science – Family Membership « Children’s Museum – Four guest passes “ Houston Center for Photography – Household Membership « Rice University Art Gallery –Friend Membership « Houston Center for Contemporary Craft – A behind-the-scenes tour for 10« Museum of Fine Arts Houston – Individual Membership «
St. Arnold Brewery – Gift basket, including 10 passes to a beer tasting tour« Ray’s Grill and Julia’s bistro – Gift certificates « Alexander's Fine Portrait Design - Portrait sitting, clothing consultation and a 8X10 Signature Portrait « Justin Concepcion – iPod « Beautique Day Spa & Salon – Manicure « Finish Line Sports – A $100 gift certificate « J. Hilburn Partners – Certificate towards men’s apparel and personal style consulting « Metromarketing - $300 certificate towards promotional items from Leed’s Catalog and a Waterford Vase « Ed and Leah Davis – 16” Torn Glass Vase « Spec’s – Beer basket «Suzanne Lammers – Variety Candy Box from Sweet Tooth & Bath and Body Works gift box « Natural Pawz – Gift basket with pet goodies « Life+Dog Magazine – A 3-year subscription « Waggin Tail – Weekend boarding certificate and an assortment of dog accessories « Suzy Coos – Selection of homemade brownies and cookies « Marcomm – Cupcake baking set «
As the Foundation’s largest fundraising effort, monies raised through the annual silent auction go to fund the PRFH’s scholarship. The Foundation annually awards a $3,000 scholarship to an undergraduate or graduate student studying PR/communications and is either from the Houston area or is attending Sam Houston State University, Texas A&M or the University of Houston. For more information on the PRFH, visit: prsahouston.org/foundation.
For more information on the Silent Auction, contact: