2012 Live Auction

Vacation in Mazatlán
Eight day/seven night stay at the Inn at Mazatlán, a Gold Crown Resort on the beach of Mazatlán, Mexico.  You will stay in a luxury one-bedroom suite that sleeps six. The resort features two swimming pools, an award-winning beach front restaurant, spa and fitness center. Donated by David Geck.

Skunk Train private car package for up to 40 guests
Step aboard the Skunk Train for an unforgettable trip from Fort Bragg to Northspur in the Mendocino Mobile Memento — an art mural car painted in collaboration with the Arts Council of Mendocino County. Departing behind a regularly scheduled train, your trip will include a wine and cheese tasting as you travel on the back of the Skunk for a ride in its natural habitat. Experience an unforgettable trip with one special friend or invite a party of 40! Donated by Chief Skunk Robert Pinoli.

Condo at Squaw Valley Lake Tahoe
Get away to beautiful Squaw Valley Lake Tahoe, and spend 4 nights in this cozy one-bedroom, 2nd floor condo that is within walking distance to the ski slopes and Village at Squaw Valley. Fully furnished with a stone hearth gas fireplace, the condo has a large master bedroom featuring a king-size bed and a spacious living room with a queen-size sleeper sofa. Available summer or winter. Must book ahead and use by June 2013. Donated by Enoteca wine bar. (Up to 4 guests)

Safari West overnight package
Luxury tent lodging for 2 at Safari West in Sonoma county, safari tour drive, dinner, wine & cheese platter. No expiration date. Package good any day except Saturdays and Holidays. Donated by Safari West and David & Christy Scollin.

West Side Ukiah Progressive Dinner for Eight
Your evening will begin as Travis Scott and Chief Skunk Robert Pinoli welcome you to their backyard garden and present scrumptious bits of locally sourced and garden fresh items, expertly paired with Mendocino County wines. Then to the top of the hill: Gary Nix and Tom East will greet you atop Highland Avenue, where your senses will be tantalized with one of their unique meals while enjoying a specatular view of the Ukiah Valley. Finally, roll down the hill to cap off your evening of fun with Jonathan Dooley and MLCU President Richard Cooper, for a fabulous dessert of homemade ice cream and cobbler with a splash of port. Bring your friends! (Up to 8 guests).

Jaxon Keys guest house 2-night getaway with dinner & music
Get away from it all and enjoy gorgeous views from the wrap-around deck of Jax House near Hopland, perched high on a hill above the winery.  Venture out to nearby wine tasting rooms in Hopland and Anderson Valley, or enjoy water sports on Lake Mendocino or Clear Lake, hiking, riding bicycles on the back roads or a visit to the beautiful Mendocino Coast. Return for dinner to the Jaxon Keys guest house (3 bdr, 2 ba) and enjoy a wonderful dinner provided by Kathryn King Catering of Healdsburg , overlooking the vineyards and ancient oaks, while being serenaded by the magical sounds of George Husaruk on his flute. (Up to 6 guests).

Tasting with Influence
Visit Hopland wineries with our “top cops!” Join Sheriff Tom Allman and District Attorney David Eyster for a day of wine tasting tour and picnic, compliments of personal tour guide Travis Scott of Tour Mendocino Wines.

5 neckties from the John Bogner collection
John Bogner was known for his dapper appearance and colorful wardrobe.  We are fortunate to have an assortment of 5 unique and colorful ties from John’s amazing wardrobe. A beloved community leader, John was a Foundation director and key architect of past Galas on the Green, serving most memorably as live auctioneer.

2012 Silent Auction items