WHEN: Thursday, March 25
: 5-10 PM or later! Come Early to see the music!
Door: $10 - 100% donation to Leukemia & Lymphoma- $15 includes a custom t-shirt!

Come join us as we rock out, spin out and dance out to fight the cure! This night of magical music delight will start out with our two favorite new local bands- Porcupine Racetrack, who will rock our hearts out with a special acoustic set, followed up by Blisses B who will keep us in the mood to move with their unique and melodious folk jam sound. By nights end, it will be time to get dirty with the Bay Area’s own DJ Nisus, who will be throwing down his unique sound of dirty French disco beats with bass thumping rhythms. Known throughout the bay area and beyond for his electro beats, Blasthaus’ resident DJ’s sounds will cure the music and will help us save lives….

Monday, March 22, 2010

Silent Auction: Nintendo Games

Nintendo Games- Package
Retail Value: $49 / Game

Endless Ocean: Blue World
New Super Mario Bros. Wii
Mario Kart Wii (with Wii wheel)

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Silent Auction: Voice Lessons - Chelsea Hollow

Retail value – $100

Talented Chealsea Hollow generously donated 2 free voice lessons. She is a soprano but can teach all levels of singing. Chelsea Hollow loves music. Whether she is singing The Grand Air of Zerbinetta or doing dishes to Led Zeppelin, music is all around her. During her time as a Classical Voice Performance Major at San Francisco State University, she performed the role of Dorine (Tartuffe, Mechem) and Hebe (Orpheus in the Underworld, Offenbach) as well as being the Soprano Soloist in The Lord Nelson Mass in D (Haydn), Rosas Pandan (Hernandez), and When Daffodills Begin Peer (Harris).

Minimum Bid $15

Silent Auction: Original Art - Carlos Majano

Retail value – $1500

With his roots in a small northern corner of Latin America and now settled in California, Carlos Majano is a self-taught international artist who paints from the heart. Unintended glimpses into his soul, childhood and life experiences are revealed through his choice of colors, multi- dimensional textures and basic organic shapes. Carlos’ strength is not one of presumption, not one of wanting to fit in, and not one of following current trends.


Minimum bid - $50

Friday, March 19, 2010

Silent Auction: Paintings

Value: "Priceless"
Beautiful artwork donated. Details TBD

Auction: Live Art - "Priceless"

iam8bit is donating live art made during the party!
Value: Priceless

i am 8-bit was originally conceived by videogame/tech journalist Jon M. Gibson in the summer of 2004. i am 8-bit has become a full-fledged lifestyle brand, focused on the artistic side of gaming—whether it's old-school or not. It began with a collection of "limited edition" t-shirts,but quickly branched off from there. Chronicle Books published an official collection of pieces from the inaugural show in April 2006 entitled, i am 8-bit: Art Inspired by Classic Videogames of the '80s, and was promptly carried in stores like Urban Outfitters, Barnes and Nobles, Giant Robot, and many other museum and boutique shops. It is one of the best-selling videogame-themed books of all time.

Starting Bid - $25.00

Silent Auction - Private Pilate Lessons 1 Hour

Steff Miller- http://www.stefmiller.com/
Retail Value $75 1 Hour Class

Steff Miller generously donated a one hour private mat pilates class at your home. An avid outdoor athlete and a long-time student of the healing arts and sciences, Stef Miller supports each individual’s personal commitment to health. Utilizing a unique and Integrative approach to Pilates, Qi Gong, Yoga and behavioral medicine, she specializes in Sports-Specific training, performance enhancement, and functional movement coaching and consultations for chronic fatigue and pain.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Silent Auction: Golden Gate Swim Club

Retail Value: $1680

Golden Gate Swim & Tennis club generously donated a $1,680 gift certificate which includes initiation fee, 1 month dues plus swim lessons and a personal training session.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Silent Auction - Planet Granite - 2 Gift Certificates!

Planet Granite
Retail Value $34 each (2 gift certificates)

Planet Granite generously donated 2 gift certificates...perfect for a beginner climber to get started. Planet Granite is home to three of the Bay Area's largest and most comprehensive climbing gyms. They have climbing for all levels, from beginner to expert: top roping, leading, cracks and world class bouldering. Each gym also boasts complete fitness centers and studio quality yoga.

Each gift certificate is valued at $34 and include the instruction, day pass, and gear rental.

Silent Auction - Mission Comic & Art - $100 Gift Certificate

Mission Comic & Art Gift Certificate
Retail Value $100

Combine a comic book shop with an art gallery in a fresh, exciting way drawing on the unique strengths of the Mission District, its diversity, and eclectic and energetic art community.

Silent Auction - Yoga Tree - 7 FREE CLASSES!

Yoga Tree, San Francisco
7 Free Yoga Classes
Retail Value $120

San Francisco’s Premier Yoga Center – Yoga Tree brings you the best yoga instructors the San Francisco Bay Area has to offer in studios clean, warm and supportive.

Silent Auction: Citrine Hair Salon

Citrine Salon Gift Certificate
Value: $150

Citrine Salon is a charming, friendly, and creative hair salon in the heart of the Fillmore shopping district. Come in and relax in our cozy salon, and experience a variety of pampering services from head to toe by our highly experienced hair stylists, aesthetician, manicurist, and makeup artist. Talented stylist Mel Cambell has generously donated $150 for the silent auction!

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Silent Auction - Roy's Gift Certificate

Roy’s Restaurant
Retail Value $50 Gift Certificate

In Hawaii there are two things of equal importance – food and the "aloha" spirit. The blending of these two dynamic principles is how Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion® Cuisine was born. European techniques and Asian cuisine meet Hawaiian hospitality to create a fine dining experience unlike any other. Where the "aloha" style of service comes straight from the heart, and where any occasion becomes an unforgettable evening. Roy's generously donated $50 to help fight Leukemia & Lymphoma.

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Silent Auction - Cupcakes by Candybox

Cupcakes by Candybox
1 dozen cupcakes
Retail Value $45

Winner receives a dozen cupcakes from Candybox Baking, decorated with one-of-a-kind designs. Cupcakes will be made to order upon winner’s request — they make a delicious addition to any event! All cupcakes and frosting are made from scratch using high quality ingredients, and Candybox offers a variety of flavors and colors for each. They also have a large selection of decoration themes to choose from, all
of which include exciting sugar-based toppers and unique accents like
edible glitter.

Silent Auction: Chez Papa

Chez Papa $100 Gift Certificate

Chez Papa Resto has been voted one of the Top 100 restaurants in the Bay Area. The team at Chez Papa is almost entirely French and specifically from the south and we take great pride in sharing with you our culture in a very warm and friendly way. We are not, and do not pretend to be a fine dining restaurant. We aspire to create a more relaxed, more casual setting where everyone can feel at home. We hope that you find this when you come to Chez Papa and that you enjoy your experience with us.

Raffle Prizes Value TBD

Separate to our silent auction we will have $5 Raffle Tickets for sale.

Raffle prizes range from:
Sustainable Grocery Bags from Pandora
Video Games TBD
Double Barrel Winery -2 Bottles Merlot 2007 -Retail Value $16

Silent Auction - CAPCOM GAMES

Capcom Games
Games - 2 Game Bundles
Value - $

Over the course of its 25-year history, Capcom has created some of the most iconic characters and franchises in gaming. From the ubiquitous Mega Man® and Street Fighter® franchises to the genre-defining Resident Evil® and Devil May Cry® series, Capcom has utilized its talent to create recognizable and entertaining games all over the world. Thanks To Capcom, we have top games to Raffle off.

Bundle #1:

Bundle #2: Capcom Bundle

Silent Auction - EA GAMES

Electronic Arts Games 2 Bundles
Games donated are a mix of Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii.

Bundle #1:

Bundle #2:

Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers, wireless devices and the Internet. Some of your favorite games such as Madden, Sim and more will be donated thanks to EA!

Silent Auction: Private Yoga with Abby Volk

Abby Volk Private Yoga Class
One hour
Retail Value $50

Abby Volk sees the practice of yoga as one of her main pathways to contentment and peace. Her background as a modern dancer inspires grace, playful movement, and the belief in authentic self-expression within her practice. She believes that yoga is a personal journey and her students are encouraged to explore their inner-voice and cultivate silence. Abby gracefully donated a private class to help fight Leukemia & Lymphoma.

Silent Auction: Cask Liquor Store

Cask Liquor Store Certificate
Value: $100

The owners of Rickhouse & Bourbon and Branch generously donated $100 toward it's liquor store Cask located on 3rd Street in San Francisco. Cask offers rare bottles, tools and ingredients that we offered and mixed with at The Branch. Cask offers:

- the most sought after, rare and peculiar spirits;
- allocated small production wines only from California vintners, 90% from Napa and Sonoma;
- boutique craft bottled beers from around the world;
- barware from the Germans of Rösle, the Italians of Alessi, the Aussies of Uber Barware and even a few gadgets from the Americans;
- Books - for knowledge, over 150+ new book titles covering cocktails, wine, beer, whiskies and the beverage business and beyond; 20+ vintage cocktail books dating back to the 1880’s.

Silent Auction - Pick School of Dance

Pick School of Dance
4 group dance lessons For a couple
Retail Value $100 each (3 gift certificates)

Pick School of Ballroom Dancing is a prestigious school with an unblemished reputation. Located at 1532 Taravel Street San Francisco, CA 94116, it is a place where one goes to learn the wonderful art of ballroom dance, and indeed, numerous world champions have graced the dance floor at Pick, presenting breath-taking shows and seminars to wide-eyed dancers.

Each gift certificate is valued at $100 and includes 4 group dance lessons for a couple!