We are looking forward to seeing you at the JDRF Hope Gala on Saturday, January 20th at our new venue The Westin Jackson, and we are thrilled to share an exclusive sneak peek of this year’s exciting Live Auction packages with you.
Unable to join us for the auction, but would still like to bid on one of our amazing live auction packages? No problem!
To participate, simply contact Kashea Rogers, JDRF Development Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 601-981-1184.
“Funky in Fondren” Shows Plus Neighborhood Dining
Enjoy two season passes which give you access to any shows at Duling Hall presented by ardenland in 2018. That’s more than 80 shows throughout the year. You will receive two laminate passes which you present at the door at each show. Plus, you’ll receive gift certificates to several Fondren area restaurants for pre- and post-show dining and libations.
Donors: ardenland, Fondren Public, Barrelhouse
“Give and Take I & II”
Artist and Donor: Ann Seale
“French Countryside Cuisine”
Enjoy with eleven of your closest friends at your home a six course tasting menu featuring cuisine from the French countryside prepared by Parlor Market Chef, Chaz Lindsay. Each course will be paired with wine carefully selected and served by a sommelier from Briarwood Wine and Spirits.
Donors: Chaz Lindsay and Briarwood Wine and Spirits
Artist and Donor: Bill Dunlap
Les Paul Studio 2017 T Black Electric Guitar
Black cherry burst finish with a classic Gibson hard shell case
Donor: Gibson Foundation
“Welcome to the Music City“
Round trip flight on private plane to Nashville, TN; 2 nights at 2-bedroom Nashville condo; 2 general admission passes to the Country Music Hall of Fame; $100 Gift Card to Etc. Restaurant; Nashville welcome basket; 6 Uber rides valued up to $100 each ride.
Donors: StateStreet Group, MBS Air, LLC, Country Music Hall of Fame, Etc. Restaurant, Wendy and Buzz Martin, Uber
“Walk Down Magazine Street, New Orleans”
Artist and Donor: Mary Scott Shepherd
Red Fox Lab puppy born November 5, 2017. This precious boy comes with a large kennel, blue leash and collar, a dog toy for play, and a bowl with some puppy chow for you to take home Gala night! AKC Registered.
Donors: Jeff and Sabrina Thigpen, The Pet Shop
Expert Guided Prairie Wildlife Quail Hunt for Two
Full Day Quail Hunt for 2 persons on the Mississippi Black Prairie with an expert guide and town creek kennel pointers. This package includes 1-night lodging for two persons, 2 rounds on the 5-stand, gourmet dinner for two, breakfast and lunch. All birds will be packed for travel.
Donors: Prairie Wildlife, The Conservation Sporting Estate, West Point, MS and Hardy Reed
“Beckham Custom Jewelry Experience”
Donor: Beckham Custom Jewelry
“Paradise Found” 5-Night Stay at Turquoise Place
Indulge in a 5-night stay at this 3-bedroom condo at the most sought after luxury resort on the Alabama Gulf Coast. The oversized, lavish accommodations of Turquoise Place include a spacious gulf-front balcony equipped with a hot tub and gas grill. Turquoise Place 3-bedroom condos are 2,300 square feet of luxurious living and can sleep a family of eight.
Donor: Spectrum Resorts
Artist and Donor: Pryor Buford Lampton
A dinner for 12 at The Onward Store in Rolling Fork, with Dispatches from Pluto author, Richard Grant, and his wife, Mariah. Enjoy a memorable evening with delicious food, drinks and surprise extras. Includes a limousine ride to and from the venue for six people, plus the Grants.
Donors: Richard Grant, The Onward Store and Phoenix Limousine & Luxury Coach, LLC.