University Relations Auction for United Way

University Relations Online Silent Auction for United Way

MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2021 — 8:30 AM TO FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2021 — 12:00 PM EDT

University Relations is holding an online silent auction with all proceeds going to the United Way.

We have a little something for everyone to offer on the auction block. 

Get your Holiday shopping done early!

Silent Auction - Items for Bidding


Item #1

Ethereal Photo

Framed photo: Ethereal by Laura Zikovoc (by Wyldrye)

Framed in wood - 6" X 8" - ready to hang or stand

Donated by: Pamela Smyth

Minimum bid: $12.00

Current bid: $20.00


Item #2

Algonquin Pines

Algonquin Pines

Signed print of original illustration inspired by the South Algonquin landscape

8" X 10" white cardstock

Donated by Artist: Sara Leblanc

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid: $30.00


Item #3

Algonquin Island

Algonquin Island

Signed print of original illustration inspired by the South Algonquin landscape

8" X 10" white cardstock

Donated by Artist: Sara Leblanc

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid: $43.00


Item #4

Algonquin Sunset

Algonquin Sunset

Signed print of original illustration inspired by the South Algonquin landscape

8" X 10" white cardstock

Donated by Artist: Sara Leblanc

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid: $25.00


Item #5

Spring Sunset

Spring Sunset

Signed print of original illustration inspired by the South Algonquin landscape

8" X 10" white cardstock

Donated by Artist: Sara Leblanc

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid: $40.00


Item #6

4 note cards

Set of 4 Note cards

Signed prints of original illustration inspired by the South Algonquin landscape

5" X 8" white cardstock with envelopes

Donated by Artist: Sara Leblanc

Minimum bid: $20.00

Current bid: $50.00


Item #7

Clean & Tidy

Clean&Tidy

Give your home the 'Shelby Shine'

with a professional 4 hour cleaning of your home by Clean&Tidy
(must by located in KW area)

Donated by: Shelby Behling (Kerri Behling's sister)

Minimum bid: $100.00

Current bid: $200.00


Item #8

Unzipped

Experience the Rolling Stones UNZIPPED at THEMUSEUM - Coming November 2021

The Rolling Stones UNZIPPED takes you backstage with The Rolling Stones. See the art, fashion and performances of the World's Greatest Rock Band!

Well, you can't always get what you want, but if you try your bid on this $150 value package donated by Sandra Banks, you might find you get what you need.

2 tickets (Thursday to Saturday) and a $50 gift voucher for merch.

Start me up with this Minimum bid: $100.00

Current bid: $110.00

Item #9

Ripples mug 1Ripples mug2

A beautiful ripple mug donated by potter Sue Markides (Kerry Stryker's Mom)

Minimum bid: $20.00

Current bid: $40.00


Item #10

butter tarts

Who doesn't love butter tarts?

1 dozen butter tarts - award winning recipie (made to order at winning bidder's request)

Baked by: Carrie Jenks

Minimum bid: $12.00

Current bid: $30.00


Item #11

golf

Golf with Rob Esselment

Join Rob for a round of golf.  You and up to  three other people can challenge Rob to a round at a Golfnorth course of your choice.  Carts included!

A 2021 or 2022 date can be arranged.

Donated by: Rob Esselment

Minimum bid: $50.00

Current bid: $100.00


Item #12

Horizon LineChristine Goucher

Horizon Line by Christine Goucher

Inspired by a trip to Sauble beach, a 70’s inspired beach town known for having seven kilometres of sandy beach, which by the way is the second longest freshwater beach in the world! The gorgeous sunsets provided the vibe for this little beauty. The gold foil reminds Christine of the shimmering water.

9” x 9” mixed-media painting on a gallery-wide canvas with gold foil

Donated by Artist: Christine Goucher

Minimum bid: $40.00

Current bid: $101.00


Item #13

fruit bowl 1fruit bowl 2

fruit bowl 3

Cherry wood fruit bowl

Hand tooled from a cherry log.  Treated with food grade finish.  

Great for displaying your fruit. Not good for soup.

Donated by Charlie Jenks

Minimum bid: $38.00

Current bid: $40.00


Item #14

Bath and Body Works

Stress Relief

A care package of aromatherapy products (body clearm and body wash - eucalyptus and spearmint) from Bath and Body Works

Donated by: Kelly McManus

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid: $20.00


Item #15

Super Soft Plaid Throw

For those chilly nights while Netflixing

A super-soft plaid throw

Donated by: Pamela Smyth

Minimum bid: $12.00

Current bid: $32.00


Item #16

$25 Starbucks Gift Card

It's Pumpkin Spice Latte Season

Enjoy it with a $25 Starbucks Gift Card

Donated by: Sandra Banks

Minimum bid: $15.00

Current bid: $25.00


Item #17

Words Worth Books gift card

For all the book lovers:

Curl up with a good book

This $25 giftcard from Words Worth Books will come in handy.

Donated by: Stephanie Longeway

Minimum bid: $15.00

Current bid: $26.00


Item #18

Tooth Fairy Pillow for Boy

Dear Tooth Fairy... let's trade!

Every parent wants to make sure there’s a smooth trade with the Tooth Fairy.

Making the trade isn’t for the faint of heart ... the Tooth Fairy doesn’t want to risk waking a sleeping angel while

digging under the pillow to make the anticipated trade.  Or, *gasp* drop the tooth.

This handmade one-of-a-kind Tooth Fairy Pillow can hang on the bedroom doorknob ensuring that your angel

will finish their dreams.  And, most importantly, the Tooth Fairy won’t forget to make their stop at your house!

Pillow is 9” by 5” and ready to hang or set beside your sleeping angel.

The glittery tooth and crown will sparkle to make sure the Tooth Fairy goes to the correct bedroom door.

Handmade by: Jeannie Watt

Minimum bid: $20.00

Current bid: $40.00


Item #19

Tooth Fairy Girl

Dear Tooth Fairy... let's trade!

Every parent wants to make sure there’s a smooth trade with the Tooth Fairy.

Making the trade isn’t for the faint of heart ... the Tooth Fairy doesn’t want to risk waking a sleeping angel while

digging under the pillow to make the anticipated trade.  Or, *gasp* drop the tooth.

This handmade one-of-a-kind Tooth Fairy Pillow can hang on the bedroom doorknob ensuring that your angel

will finish their dreams.  And, most importantly, the Tooth Fairy won’t forget to make their stop at your house!

Pillow is 9” by 5” and ready to hang or set beside your sleeping angel.

The glittery tooth and crown will sparkle to make sure the Tooth Fairy goes to the correct bedroom door.

Handmade by: Jeannie Watt

Minimum bid: $20.00

Current bid: $50.00


Item #20

Beard Wash & Oil

Tame that unruly beard with this grooming duo: Beard Wash & Oil

Donated by: Iva Badjari

Minimum bid: $15.00

Current bid: $ 30.00


Item #21

Chocolate Lovers Gift Basket

Chocolate-Lovers' Gift Basket

From Stratford’s Rheo Thompson Candies

Basket includes: assorted chocolates, candies, licorice, popcorn

Donated by: Amanda Connolly

Minimum bid: $20.00

Current bid: $45.00


Item #22

Monet Art Card

Monet Art Card - Nymphéas, effet du soir

A lovely matted greeting card purchased in Giverny, Monet's home.  Can be framed.

4 1/2 x 4 1/2 with an envelope.

Donated by: Pamela Smyth

Minimum bid: $5.00

Current bid: $16.00


Item #23

Art Cards

A lovely assortment of hand crafted art cards with envelopes

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid: $25.00


Item #24

Gift Basket

Fall flavours gift basket from Dana Shortt Gourmet

  • 1/2 dz pumpkin spice shorttbread
  • andea milk chocolate almond buttercrunch
  • milk chocolate caramel pecan patty
  •  a few foil wrapped chocolate leaves
  •  spiced apple cider mix
  • two sachets of apple-orange spiced tea (Celebration Tea)
  • two milk mint smoothie bars
  • cranberry raincoast crisps
  • brie
  • roothams pepper jelly

Donated by:Beth Gallagher

Minimum bid: $35.00

Current bid: $65.00


Item #25

warm mittens

Warm Canadian Mittens

Donated by:the Joneses

Minimum bid: $10.00

Current bid:$21.00


Item #26

blanket

University of Waterloo branded jersey blanket

Minimum bid: $20.00

Current bid: $50.00

Contact Vice-President, University Relations

Email:
carrie.jenks@uwaterloo.ca

Phone:
519-888-4567, ext. 36889

Contact University Relations

Email:
carrie.jenks@uwaterloo.ca