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Silent Auction 2019 (Preview)

We invite you all to browse through this awesome preview of select Silent Auction items. Check your calendar and think of special occasions that call for special celebrations.

Chefs of Compassion is our major fundraiser for this year, and we depend on your giving spirit, and support, to continue the critical work of WVCS. Please know that 100% of your generous donation goes to give a helping hand, feed and house struggling individuals and families.

Please click on the first page below to see further information. We look forward to seeing our guests on Friday, September 20th at 5:30 pm for the 9th Annual Chefs of Compassion: Cooking for a cause! If you have any question please reach out to us at

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7.     Saratoga Country Club Golf Foursome w/Cart Expires 3/21/20 $316
8.     San Francisco Giants  Basket filled with SF Giants Memorabilia and topped with Authenticated Autographed Photo of Brandon Crawford $200
9.     Deep Cliff Golf Course & Dinner Deep Cliff Golf for 4 with Cart + Aqui Cal-Mex

Restaurant $316
10.    GOAL! San Jose Sharks Puck Autographed by #39 Logan Couture $50
11.    San Jose Giants Minor League Baseball One 2020 Season SJ Giants Bonus Book Certificate includes 10 General Admissions for any game, Family Pass Ticket—2 Adults, 2Children to any Sat. or Sun. game. Excludes 7/4/20 and Playoffs. Only 5 tickets used at one time. $160
12.    DUB Nation Golden State Warriors Authenticated Signed Shirt and Hat by Coach Steve Kerr $150
13.    Livin’ the Los Gatos Life Wine tasting for 6 at Testarossa Winery in Los Gatos. Available 11am-2pm daily. Plus $50 Gift Certificate at Andale’ Restaurant $210
14.    Silver Creek Valley Country Club  Round of golf for 4 players with cart on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, subject to availability. Must book tee time no more than seven days in advance by email. Private club attire is strictly enforced  Expires 9/20/20 $500
15.    San Francisco 49’ers  A great gift for a 49’ers fan—that could mean you! 10 Year Club Football $50
16.    Bowlmor Cupertino location only. Party of 10 includes 2 hrs. bowling, pizza, unlimited soft drinks, shoe rentals, taxes & event fees. Alcoholic beverages not included. Must book in advance. Not valid during December. Expiration 8/9/20 $350
17.    Pump It Up! Where your imagination comes to play! 2 Passes, each for 5 Open Play Jump. (Can bring 4 friends at once or 1 child 5 times). Valid at San Jose location only. Not valid on holidays and special event open plays. Monday--Friday  $140
32.    BOSE Sound Sport Wireless Headphones, inline microphone, 6-hour charge $15
37.    Fitbit Fitness + 24/7 Heart Rate Tracker $100
39.    Beats By Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless on-ear headphones w/carrying case. Up to 40 hrs. wireless play. Built-in wireless microphone $300

Special Outings

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18.    San Francisco Fun Weekend  Pier 39 Fun Pack includes: 2 Aquarium of the Bay Tickets; 2 SF Carousel Ride Tickets; 2 7D Experience Tickets; 2 Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise Adventure Tickets; 1-hour parking validation for Pier 39's Parking Garage. Expiration 12/31/20. California Academy of Sciences 4 General Admission Tickets. Museum hrs.: Mon-Sat 9:30am-5pm, last entry 4pm; Sundays 11am-5pm, last entry 4pm. Not valid for refunds or exchanges. Expiration 9/30/20  $300
19.    World of Wonder Children’s Discovery Museum Family Admission 4 Pack + Children’s Musical Theatre San Jose—2 Tickets to one CMT SJ production. All performances at Montgomery Theatre, SJ Expiration August 2020. Your also receive Dinner at Tony&Alba’s in San Jose ($140) and a Gift Certificate to Cicero’s Pizza $330
26.    Family Fun  Happy Hollow 4 General Admission Tickets. Expiration: 9/20/20 + Hidden Villa full calendar year of free pass enjoyment (waives parking fee) from date of voucher redemption. Closed Mondays plus 4, $25 Gift Cards to Lazy Dog Restaurant $235
27.    Date Night at the Theatre Palo Alto Players 2 Tickets to any remaining show performance in the 2019-2020 Season Expires 6/28/20. Must redeem no later than 48 hrs. in advance of the show, no exchanges once redeemed + One Large Pizza of your choice at any Frankie, Johnnie & Luigi Too! or Giorgio's Italian Expires 3/31/20  $145
31.    Couples Casual Theatre Dinner Date 4 Admission Tickets to Sunnyvale Community Players performance 2019-2020 Season. Expires 4/30/20. + Gift Card to A Slice of New York $214
33.    Raise the Curtain! 2 Guest Passes to any TheatreWorks 2019/2020 Production. Valid for any Tues, Weds, Thurs or Sunday Evening thru June 28, 2020. Must contact Box Office at least 24 hours prior to preferred performance date + Gift Card to True Food Kitchen $195
35.    Musical Magic  South Bay Musical Theatre 2 Tickets with choice of three shows in the 2019-2020 Season. Must call Box Office in advance to make reservations. Expires June 6, 2020. All performances at Saratoga Civic Theatre + $50 Blue Door Restaurant and Bar $128
45.    Sail Away   2-hour private sail for 4 on the Monterey Bay out of Santa Cruz Harbor. Pacific Spirit is a 32-foot Catalina 320, skippered by owner & crew. Lunch provided by Karen Morris. Date and time mutually agreed by owner and winning bidder. Expiration August 1, 2020 $375
55.    Sky Rider Ride along on Santa Clara County Sheriff's STAR ONE Helicopter for 2 Adults. Ride along occurs during a patrol shift as the enforcement air support unit responds to calls for service. Usually lasts 2-3 hours, depending on activity during shift $800



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46.    SeaScape Beach Resort Getaway for 2 Nights at SeaScape Beach Resort, Aptos, CA. One-bedroom (King)unit with additional sofa bed. Upstairs (elevator). No pets. No holiday weeks. Cleaning fee included by owner. Includes $75 Gift Certificate at Sanderlings Restaurant at SeaScape Beach Resort Not valid during holiday periods. Not redeemable for cash, tax, gratuity Package Expires 8/31/20 $995
48.    Napa Valley Above & Beyond!  Duckhorn Vineyards Elevated Tasting Pass for 2 guests at 3 of the properties--Goldeneye Estate in Anderson Valley, Duckhorn Vineyards Estate and Paraduxx in Napa Valley. Includes cheese pairings. Each tasting requires 30-day advance reservation. Expires 9/20/20 + Napa Valley ALOFT [voted US Today’s #1 Best Hot Air Balloon Company!] Hot Air Balloon Adventure Aloft flight for 2  $820
49.    Lake Tahoe Week Getaway  7-Night stay at Lake Tahoe Marla Bay Beach Home in Zephyr Cove-150 feet from Lake Shore. 4Bedroom/2Bath, Sleeps 8. washer/dryer. Cleaning fee included. Black-out dates: Memorial Day Weekend, Thanksgiving Week, Christmas Eve to New Year’s Day. [vrbo 241446] Valid until June15,2020. Arrange with owner. $2,500 [min. bid $1,200]
51.    Beach House Hotel Gift Certificate to Beach House Hotel, Half Moon Bay overlooking Pilar Point Harbor. Can be used for any days of the week stay, spa treatments, Reiki, Private Yoga, much, much more. Complimentary continental breakfast, weekend evening wine reception. Every room is a suite! No expiration $1,000
53.    Hood River Hideaway  Hood River, Oregon River Ranch Home 7-night stay, 2 bed/2bath, A/C, garage, washer/dryer, BBQ, Free WiFi, Mountain & River View, 10-min. drive to Hood River downtown. Near water sports (outstanding wind surfing!), wineries, apple/berry picking (seasonal). Near Multnomah Falls Columbia Gorge. Includes cleaning fee. Contact owners to book. Not available Memorial Day weekend, July 4th week and Labor Day week Expiration 9/20/20 $1,600 [minimum bid $800]


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5.     Trader Joe’s Ole’  Throw a great party with all these Mexican themed goodies. Life is muy bueno! $50
6.     La Fiesta Restaurant !Buen Provecho! You receive 8, $25 Gift Certificates for dining at La Fiesta Restaurant in Mountain View. One certificate per table. No Expiration $200
22.    Home Cookin’  Instant Pot DUO Plus 60, 6 qt., 9-in-1 Multi-use; 1 Accessories Kit; The Essentials Instant Pot Cookbook + Safeway $25 Gift Card $170
29.    Wolfgang Puck Gift card is applicable towards your fine dining, casual dining and catering transactions. Cannot be redeemed for cash. Valid only in USA $200
43.    Chef Joni Sare Cooking Party Cooking Party for 6 Adults at Joni's home in Sunnyvale. Choice of menu. BYOW. Transferable. Not available Dec.1 - Jan.31 $840
47.    Spice of Life Tonight’s Judge, Hema Kundargi, conducts an Indian shopping experience and prepares a 6-course dinner in a culinary class for 4. Expires 10/30/20 $600
52.    Craft  Gift Card good at the Los Angeles or New York Craft Restaurant. Can be applied to any purchase, including tax and gratuity, not redeemed for cash and no change given  $200
56.    BIRD DOG  Multi-Coursed Dinner at this upscale Palo Alto restaurant with wine pairings for two guests. One-week advance reservation required. May not be redeemed for cash. Expires 9/19/20  $250
58.    "Bon Appetit!  Tonight’s Chef, Christy Wolf, of Bon Appetit offers a 2-hour Pasta Class for 10. Pasta ingredients and 1 sauce of the Chef’s choice. No other food or drink included. Date, time, and location (within 15 miles Palo Alto) is mutually agreed. Instruction services only. We’re throwing in 3 Bottles of Wine! $1,000

Wine & Spirits


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28.     J. Lohr Wine Trio: 2017 Hilltop Cabernet Sauvignon; 2018 F&G Vineyard Pinot Blanc; 2018 F&G Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, all in Wooden Crate  $95
38.     It’s All About Wine & Spirits  Santa Cruz Venus Spirits Tasting for 2 adults, 2 bottles of wine, ‘corkcicle’, wine saver, electric aerator, crystal wine glasses, travel wine glasses and more $165

42.    Wine Class 101  2-hour Wine Class for 20 adults at any local Total Wines & More. Must redeem certif. online, 4-week notice required for request date. Not available on holiday weekends or last 7 days of the year. Expires 9/20/20  $500
44.    Concannon Vineyard  Tour and Tasting for 8 (must be of legal drinking age) at Concannon Vineyard in Livermore. On day of tour, each guest receives 15% discount on all wines purchased. Tour & Tasting by appt. only. Expiration 9/20/20 $240
50.     Regale Winery & Vineyards Complimentary wine tasting at Regale Winery in Exclusive Members Only Areas--the Club Lounge and/or the beautiful gardens. 4 passes, each for two (2) Adults + Case Regale Pinot Noir PVR Santa Cruz Mountains 2013 $860
54.    International  Basket filled with around-the-world liquors + $100 Tamra Mediterranean Grill [put that party together!] and more world treasures $200
57.    Ridge 5 Select Bottles of Ridge Wine: 2016 Demostene Ranch; 2016 Lytton Springs; 2016 Pagani Ranch; 2017 Ponzo; 2016 Grenache $210


For my home..


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21.    Target & Sprouts Gift Cards, $50 each--you know you always need something here! $100
30.    Made in the Shade Shade Store Gift Certificate for products only (not installation) at Stanford Mall, Palo Alto. Expires 10/30/2020 $500
34.    Are You There?  RING Smart Wire-free Video Doorbell $100
36.    Connected Fire TV Stick w/Alexa Voice Remote, Echo Dot, Echo Dot Input, Philips hue [personal wireless lighting] Bulb Starter Kit--Voice Control Ready $335
41.    Home Sweet Home Nest Home Hub, Nest Learning Thermostat 3rd Gen., Nest Hello Video Doorbell $580
65.    Simplicity Exquisite Orchid Arrangement [approx. 28’’ height] in Lovely Pot. By Melissa’s Orchid and Florist of Cupertino. Plus 4 Admissions to Hakone Estate and Gardens $290

Specialty Items


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20.    ”Lil’ Cowgirl & Lil’ Cowboy” Newborn Basket includes handcrafted baby quilt, Cowgirl & Cowboy fabric dolls designed by Bay Area Textile Artist and lovingly stitched by a Friend of WVCS, hand knitted hats and cuddle throws plus newborn extras $195
23.    ”Bubbles & Butterflies” Newborn Basket includes handcrafted Baby Quilt with lots of newborn goodies.  $160
24.    All American “Blaire”, 2019 American Girl Doll of the Year + Autographed book, Blaire Cooks Up a Plan. This book speaks right to the heart of community service! $125
25.    Chocolates and More Gift Basket of delectable chocolates and more goodies! $50
39.    Beats By Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless on-ear headphones w/carrying case. Up to 40 hrs. wireless play. Built-in wireless microphone $300
40.    Who Are You?  Ancestry DNA mail-in kit for genetic testing ethnicity + traits. $100
59.    Forever Barbie! 2009 Corvette (Yellow) American Favorites 50th Barbie, Pink Label $90


Jewelry & Pampering

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60.    Kendra Scott Designs Adelia Necklace in Gold & Diane Earrings in Gold Filigree $175
61.     Stunning Pink Sapphire Lady’s 18 karat white gold ring, featuring one approx. 1.57 carat round faceted pinkish-purple spinel. four-prong set into a v-tip head. The ring is further accented with 12 round full cut diamonds, with an approx. total weight of 0.12 carats, gypsy set. Total weight: 4.1 grams. Note.: Stones were examined while mounted so all weights/grades are estimated. Size 7. Professional April 2019 appraisal included $2,000 [minimum bid $800]
62.    ”Summer Day”  Lady's 14kt. Yellow Gold Citrine Necklace. Contains twenty-two (22) beaded briolette cut teardrop yellow citrines strung on an eighteen-inch 14kt.yellow gold cable link chain. Professional March 2019 Appraisal Included $1,695 [minimum bid $500]
63.    Preston Wynne Spa In downtown Saratoga, Luxury Spa Session: 45-minute infrared sauna therapy; 60-minute massage medley; products--Botanicures Relief Gel, Magenta Lavender Bath Soak, Wynne Elixirs Lavender Luxe Body Butter, Reusable Preston Wynne logo tote. Expiration 9/30/20 $270
64.    Ji Hwang Original  Unique Pulley Necklace. Hand crafted, this industrial design reflects dynamic movement in a simply elegant, individualized style  $380


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66.    ”Girl with Red Ribbon” Edna Hibel Original Signed "Fragment" with Gold Leaf 2.25"x2.75", Framed 14"x14.75" $410
67.    Annieglass 15"x10.5" Handcrafted Roman Antique Martini Tray 24k Gold Trim $179 [minimum bid $98]
68.    ”Girl with Pastels” Edna Hibel Original Signed Octagonal "Fragment", 4.5"x4.75", Framed 17"x16.5" $560
69.    ”Watering Can”  Patricio Jimenez of Artemira Studio Original 16"x20" Framed Watercolor and Egg Tempera $1,200 [minimum bid $400]
70.    “Mountain Lake Reflections” Patricio Jimenez of Artemira Studio, Original Framed 20"x24" Acrylic $1,200 [minimum bid $400]
71.    ”Seven Thoughts” 14.5" long, Segmented Stoneware Dish, soda fired, green glaze inside, food safe. Created by Los Altos artist, Lisa Orton $350
72.    ”Mother and Child” Edna Hibel Lithograph Signed 10"x14", Framed 14"x18", Mother and Child. $190
73.    ”Robbie”  Edna Hibel Original, Signed, Commissioned and Hand Painted Porcelain Figure, Youth Admiring Roses, #19/250, 7" tall, Includes dome. $160
74.    ”Monarch Butterfly” Framed 5"x7"Original Watercolor by Local Artist, Joe Ribera $75

We look forward to seeing our guests on Friday, September 20th at 5:30 pm for the 9th Annual Chefs of Compassion: Cooking for a cause! If you have any question please reach out to us at

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