p:earblossoms Live Auction Preview
p:ear founder and program director Joy Cartier retires in August
GOLDEN PEACOCK RAFFLE – drawn right before the live auction, this raffle is your $100
chance to win ANY* of the following:
*Except Maui Getaway
MAUI GETAWAY – 8 DAYS AT SECRETS BEACH HOUSE
You and 5 guests will walk the 37 steps from this private, beautifully maintained 3bdr 3ba home to the white sands of the exclusive Secrets Beach, where you’ll be swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, and paddle boarding with the whales, turtles and dolphins in the area.
Available any mutually agreeable 7 nights / 8 days from May 20th – Sept 15th 2019.
Donor: Sangham Family
SUNDAY SUPPER AT DOC FOOD + WINE for 14
Gather a baker’s dozen of friends for an unforgettable Sunday Supper at DOC, Pippa’s favorite restaurant. Serving only the freshest produce, wild forages and local meats, all plates are thoughtfully paired with outstanding wines and delicate cocktails.
Donor: Dayna McErlean, Owner of Department of Food and Shelter
TWO FULL SEASON VIP PASSES TO 2019 EDGEFIELD SUMMER CONCERTS
Your VIP tickets provide access to the VIP tent’s complimentary food and the best views on the lawn. These tickets aren’t available to the general public, so grab them quick!
This year’s record 30 shows include Ziggy Marley, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Pink Martini, Young The Giant, Fitz and The Tantrums, Weird Al Yankovic, Brandi Carlile, Josh Groban, Gary Clark Jr., Vampire Weekend and many more…!
Donor: Monqui Presents
LE TELEGRAPH DE BELLE-VUE – LONG WEEKEND AT A FRENCH WINERY IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Imbibe history at this beautiful and historic vineyard in the mountains of Lebanon. With wines that decorate the lists of Michelin restaurants around the world, you and your guest will be wined and dined with dinners, a sumptuous yet simple suite, incredible vistas, and personal tours and tastings with the owners, Jill and Naji Boutros. This is a wine lovers trip of a life time! chateaubelle-vue.com
Donor: Philippe Boutros, p:ear board member
AMERICAN CRAFT COCKTAIL DINNER – FOR 10
With an exceptional handcrafted cocktail in one hand, you and 9 friends will be lifting your forks in your other for an exquisitely prepared, casually elegant dinner for 10, prepared especially for you by powerhouse Chef Sarah Schafer at Irving St Kitchen.
Donor: Irving St Kitchen, Chef Sarah Schafer and General Manager Anna Caporael
TO THE SOUTH OF FRANCE - ONE WEEK FOR FOUR AT MAISON CHATEAUNEUF DU-PAPE
Enjoy the lavender scented breezes in this charming, 3-story townhouse in the fabled wine village of Chateâuneuf du Pape in the South of France. Decorated with white-washed walls and colorful fabrics, this Provencal style private home will be yours for one full week, allowing you to slowly take in the the local vineyards, herb-strewn fields and castle ruins. yourownfrenchhome.com
Donor: Your Own French Home, Michele & Bill Failing
TANNER CREEK TAVERN – PRIVATE WINE DINNER FOR 14
Upscale and relaxed, airy and chic, Tanner Creek is a stylish dining and drinking spot in Portland's Pearl District. Let Chef Jeff Larson craft your seasonal 3 Course wine-paired meal for you and 13 friends in their private dining room.
Donor: Tanner Creek Tavern
AROUND THE WORLD – For Two
You choose! From the South Pacific to South America, from Thailand to New Zealand… You and your guest will enjoy a one-week stay in any destination in the Interval World network, with gorgeous resorts on 5 of the world’s 7 continents. Your pick of amenities and locations and no blackout dates. Check out your next vacation here: intervalworld.com
Donor: Melanie Nelson
MI CASA SU CASA – 4 Course Tequila and Wine Mexican Dinner for 12
Javier Hurtado, chef/owner of the Cha Cha Cha Restaurants, prepares a sumptuous feast, paired with his own Cha Tequila and Oregon Pinot Noir. All of his ingredients are organic and either home or partner grown / raised.
Donor: Javier Hurtado, owner of Cha Cha Cha Taquerias
TWO “ANYWHERE” TICKETS
Ready to fly? As Portland awakens from winter, do you miss the snow or are you ready for sun? With no blackout dates, let Alaska Airlines take you away—from NYC to Kona to Cancun … or use these tickets to bring your friends/family here!
Donor: Alaska Airlines / Virgin America / Horizon Air
BOARD WINE CELLAR
Start or add to your wine collection with 21 of our region’s finest vineyards selected especially for you by p:ear’s amazing board, including Syncline, Andrew Rich, Montinore, Lemelson and many more...
Donor: p:ear board