THE 27TH ANNUAL
FRIENDS ACADEMY DINNER & AUCTION FRIDAY, APRIL 5TH, 2019
PAC K AG E S
THE LIVE AUCTION ORDER OF LOTS
Internship at Brooks Brothers
Magical Weekend: Four Tickets and Two Nights in Luxurious NYC Apartment
Cocktail Party at Hendrick’s Tavern for 30
Progressive Beach Party on Dune Road
Schultzy’s Famous Clambake!
Pizza and Beer in the Greenhouse at La Selva
Luxury Sail for the Day
Wine Lovers Paradise in Burgundy, France
Head of School for the Day
Dinner in a Historic Wine Cellar
Design and Customize a Piece of Charles Krypell Jewelry
Seven Course Dinner at 1221 with Entertainment
Empire Suite for NY Mets Home Game
Three-Day Weekend on 96’ Ferretti Yacht
*Many of these items were available as a BUY NOW option online and may not be available this evening.
LIV E A U CTI O N P AC KAGE S 1. Internship at Brooks Brothers Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Brooks Brothers is pleased to offer an exclusive month-long paid internship to an FA student, where he or she will gain valuable work experience and learn the inner workings of America’s oldest apparel brand. This customized experience offers one lucky student the opportunity to spend the month covering a variety of areas of interest. This could include Marketing, Public Relations, Fashion Design, Wholesale, Merchandising or Retail Management. During the month, the intern will spend time with both company leadership and young professionals. He or she will gain professional skills while working in a corporate environment. Such activities might include: meeting with fashion editors to select clothing for a photo shoot; participating in the production of special events and sponsorships; working alongside designers, merchants and developers to learn how products are made; touring the Brooks Brothers tie factory; and meeting with the creative and social media teams to learn about Brooks Brothers’ campaign and brand messaging. The ideal candidate is an FA rising senior or recent graduate. This internship will be scheduled for a mutually convenient time, typically during the summer months. The participating student will be compensated for their work at standard intern wage. A college student may be eligible for academic credit, as permitted and determined by their respective college or university.
Value: Priceless 2. Magical Weekend: Four Tickets and Two Nights in Luxurious NYC Apartment Donated by: Natalia and Adam Good ‘93, Catherine and Charles Dorego and Neal Gold If you are looking for something different to do in New York City, THIS is it. Experience a truly magical evening with preferred seating for a party of 4, to see an upcoming performance of Dan White, The Magician! Held in a gorgeous second floor room of the NoMad Hotel, enjoy an intimate evening of magic, mystery and deception that will blow your mind. Specializing in close-up magic and mentalism, Dan White adds a new dimension to the art of conjuring, bringing mystery, elegance, and sophistication to each of his performances. This show has been sold out for months, with tickets nearly impossible to obtain. Be amazed on a mutually agreed upon date. (Recommended for ages 18 and up). The weekend continues as this package includes a 2 night stay in a 3 bedroom luxury apartment in Murray Hill. This fantastic apartment has sweeping city views from the 45th floor, a fitness center and even a pool! This will be a weekend you will never forget.
LIV E A U CTI O N P AC KAGE S 3. Cocktail Party at Hendrick’s Tavern for 30 Donated by: Kristin and George Poll If you are celebrating a special birthday, anniversary or just want to have a great party, host it at Hendrick’s Tavern in Roslyn! A group of 30 will be welcomed to the exclusive VIP lounge at the elegant, upscale resturant in the heart of historic Roslyn village. Don’t worry about a thing; open bar, passed food, wait staff and gratuity are all included! This fabulous event can be held on a mutually agreed upon date, excluding weekends and holidays.
Value: $5,000 4. Progressive Beach Party on Dune Road Donated by: Elizabeth and Frank Ingrassia, Janet and Frank DellaFera, Marie and Paul Napoli Grab your shades, sandals, AND your appetite for this catered Progressive Beach Party for 24 people on Dune Road in Quogue! Venture to 3 beautiful beach homes belonging to FA’s own DellaFera, Ingrassia, and Napoli families for a night of great food and beach fun! Enjoy cocktails and appetizers at House Number 1 to the sound of surf and the feel of sand! Dinner will be served at House Number 2 as the sun goes down. End your perfect beach evening at House Number 3 with sumptuous desserts. This will be a night to remember! Mutually agreed upon date.
Value: Priceless 5. Schultzy’s Famous Clambake! Donated by: Victoria and James Schultz Host an epic summer clambake and raw bar for 25 guests that is sure to impress! Schultzy’s Famous Clambake has become legendary on Long Island, offering the sweetest and freshest possible seafood to the most discerning customers. Schultzy’s will bring freshly caught seafood (including lobster!) and everything your clambake needs along with a professional staff to serve your guests. Mutually agreed upon date. Excludes Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day.
LIV E A U CTI O N P AC KAGE S 6. Pizza and Beer in the Greenhouse at La Selva Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio Tucked away amongst 24 rolling acres in Upper Brookville, a party of 16 guests has the opportunity to experience a casual yet unique dining experience in the recently restored greenhouse at La Selva, a historic Italian Renaissance Villa. A renowned chef from Cipriani will design a personalized dining journey centered around freshly made pizza and craft beer, showcasing a newly imported brick oven from Italy. To be enjoyed on a mutually agreed upon date.
Value: Priceless 7. Luxury Sail for the Day Donated by: Amber and James Gottlieb Spend an extraordinary day sailing the Long Island Sound aboard the beautiful 100’ private luxury yacht, Ketch Iemanja! A party of 8 can take in the sights while enjoying appetizers, light lunch and drinks. To add some extra speed, hop on to the jet ski or 16’ tender for water skiing. Then unwind while relaxing in the on-board hot tub. Cruise the sound on a mutually agreed upon date.
Value: Priceless 8. Wine Lovers Paradise in Burgundy, France Donated by: Alexa and Thomas Rice Enjoy an unforgettable 7-night stay in June or July in the small winemaking village of Vergisson in Burgundy, France. This spectacular 4-bedroom home is set along the hillside looking down on the Macon Valley, filled with Pouilly-Fuisse vines. The home is blessed with a beautiful view of geological wonders – La Roche de Vergisson and la Roche de Solutre. There are over 200 vineyards to visit in a 10-mile radius, as well as many fabulous trails to walk. The home comfortably sleeps 10 with a pull-out couch in the fourth bedroom. Mutually agreed upon dates. Expires 8/1/19.
LIV E A U CTI O N P AC KAGE S 9. Head of School for the Day Donated by: Andrea Kelly Every child’s dream is to be Head of School for the day! Your child will love meeting with school administrators, conducting a meeting in Andrea Kelly’s office, planning the lunch menu and more! Sounds tiring? Don’t worry--he or she will travel in style around campus in a golf cart! In addition, this lucky child will have the privilege of declaring and announcing a dress-down day to his or her classmates! Mutually agreed upon date
Value: Priceless 10. Dinner in a Historic Wine Cellar Donated by: Elizabeth and Frank Ingrassia Spend an evening of glamour and sophistication in the former home of the ‘Eternal First Lady of China’, Madame Chiang Kai-Shek! Ensconced in the spectacular wine cellar of this stately home in Locust Valley, a party of 8 will be served a sumptuous gourmet dinner, alongside a wine tasting of highly rated wines from around the world. This exceptional event will be held on a mutually agreed upon date
Value: Priceless 11. Design and Customize a Piece of Charles Krypell Jewelry Donated by: Debbie and Charles Krypell For over four decades, renowned jewelry designer and FA parent Charles Krypell has combined his background in sculpture, artistic talent, and passion for design to fashion one of the world’s premier jewelry lines. Charles is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to spend an afternoon in his Rockefeller Center showroom, the only place where you can currently view his entire jewelry collection. During your visit, you will learn about the company’s design and manufacturing processes from Charles himself. The highlight of the day will be when you get to become a designer and customize a piece of Charles Krypell jewelry with your personal touch. After designing a style of your choosing, you will work side by side with Charles in creating your own one-of-a-kind piece with custom modifications such as selecting white, yellow, or rose gold accents or substituting a stone of a different color. Apply your inner jewelry designer touch so that you can keep your one- of-a-kind creation for generations to come. Mutually agreed upon date. Total retail value of jewelry not to exceed $7,000.00
LIV E A U CTI O N P AC KAGE S 12. Seven Course Dinner at 1221 with Entertainment Donated by: Elizabeth and Sumeer Kakar Host an unforgettable dinner party at 1221 at MFP, a new Contemporary American Restaurant, located inside The Roslyn Hotel. 24 guests will enjoy a specially designed 7-course dinner with wine pairings, and entertainment. The host will have the opportunity to work alongside 1221 to specially customize both the menu and the entertainment for a truly customized experience. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet chef Tomoyuki Kobayashi, who sharpened his skills at notable restaurants including Lespanisse, Alain Ducasse and Asiate at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel and is the first Japanese Chef in the United States to be awarded the Academic Culinaire de France Diplome.
Value: $6,500 13. Empire Suite for NY Mets Home Game Donated by: Heather and Daniel Knopf, Holly and David Katz, Robin ‘83 and Phillip Wachtler Enjoy an Empire Suite for a NY Mets home game to be used during June, July or August 2019 (Monday - Thursday only). This fantastic package includes: suite tickets for 25 people, free VIP parking for 2 cars, personalized greeting on the scoreboard, personal appearance of Mr. Met and a ballpark buffet for 25. Mutually agreed upon date. Opening Day, Yankees games, and Weekends are excluded.
Value: $5,600 14. Three-Day Weekend on 96’ Ferretti Yacht Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio Set sail for an experience you’ll never forget! Four couples will have the weekend of a lifetime on a 96’ Ferreti Yacht with your own chef, paddleboards, kayaks, water toys and tender for cruising. Begin on Friday evening with cocktails and dinner and finish with a relaxed Sunday afternoon brunch. Choice of meeting point and destination anywhere on the East End. June 7 September 15 Mutually Agreed Upon Date
PAC K AG E S
SILENT AUCTION ORDER OF LOTS
Featured & Unique Experiences
Lots 101 - 112
Lots 150 - 151
Lots 201 - 214
Lots 301 - 311
Home & Garden
Lots 350 - 362
Dining & Entertainment
Lots 401 - 436
Lots 501 - 528
Lots 601 - 646
Lots 701 - 717
Spa & Fitness
Lots 801 - 825
Lots 900 - 905
Lots 950 - 961
Lots 1001 - 1011
Lots 1050 - 1075
101. Suite at MSG to see John Mayer Donated by: Irene and Peter Pappas Madison Square Garden Suite No 8 will be the setting for 12 people to enjoy John Mayer on Thursday, July 25 at 7:30 pm. Food and Beverages are not included but are available through your private attendant. Mayer’s 2019 World Tour lands in North America in July. Known for numerous massive hits, such as last year’s “New Light,” “Gravity,” “Love on the Weekend,” “Heartbreak Warfare,” “Daughters,” “Waiting on the World to Change,” “Your Body Is a Wonderland,” and many more, these 2019 Summer Tour concerts will feature two sets of music spanning his entire recording career.
Value: $6,000 102. 7 Night Trip to Greece Donated by: Nicole ‘91 and Glenn Skolnick, Homeric Tours The perfect Greek vacation! One lucky couple will spend 5 nights in a Deluxe Sea View room at the San Marco Hotel on the star studded island of Mykonos! Experience the beautiful beaches, perfect weather, dynamic nightlife, top restaurants, and amazing shopping. After Mykonos, spend 2 nights in a Deluxe Five Star Hotel in Athens exploring this dynamic city and a visit to the iconic Acropolis! Breakfast and transfers are included. Blackout dates: July 11 August 20, 2019. Expires October 31, 2019.
Value: $3,000 103. Helicopter Ride for 2 and Overnight Stay at New York Athletic Club Donated by: Maureen and Charles Bergmann What’s better than a luxurious overnight stay at the exclusive New York Athletic Club? Getting there via helicopter! Enjoy roundtrip transportation to NYC via helicopter from Republic Airport and an overnight stay for 2 at this NY institution. Enjoy the use of the fitness and wellness center, gymnasium, aquatic center, and squash, racquetball and handball courts while training alongside world famous Olympic athletes.
104. Off-Road Experience in Polaris RZR Donated by: Monticello Motor Club Get your heart racing as a guest at Monticello Motor Club with this pulse pounding Off-Road Experience! A party of 4 has the opportunity to participate in the all new 3 hour Off-Road Adventure, pushing Polaris RZRs on MMC’s 300 acre off-road course in the beautiful Catskills mountains. These high performance off-road vehicles will take you through the woods as you crawl over rocks, through streams where water creeps up to the doors, and descend down hills where all you will see are the tops of trees and the horizon ahead. Afterwards, take hot laps around MMC’s 4.1 mile private race track in race-prepped BMW M2s. Take a deep breath and decompress over a catered lunch at the club. GUEST REQUIREMENTS: Drivers must be 18 years of age or older to drive, 25 years of age with minors as passengers. Each minor passenger must be able to simultaneously grasp the hand holds and firmly plant both feet on the floor with his or her back fully against the seat back rest.
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105. The Ultimate Lunch Date Donated by: Maureen and Charles Bergmann You and your companion will be flown in a private Beechcraft Baron Twin Engine plane from Farmingdale Republic Airport to one of three fabulous locations of your choosing: Block Island, Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket. After a leisurely lunch, enjoy your scenic flight back to Republic Airport. Mutually agreed upon date. Alcoholic beverages not included. Expires 12/31/19.
Value: Priceless 106. Half Day of Sailing - Ideal for Teambuilding! Donated by: Oakcliff Sailing No other sport offers such an ideal platform for group training and team building as sailing. Join Oakcliff, in Oyster Bay, for a half day of training and racing on-board their Match 40s. These boats were designed as training platforms for the America’s Cup. Sailing is a rather rarified sport. The beauty of using a neutralizing platform is that your team will start the day with the decks cleared, everyone equally tentative, ready to discover new strengths, to overcome weaknesses and to build towards a strong and vibrant future.
Value: $3,000 107. Exclusive Behind the Scenes Tour of Brooklyn Museum for 4 Donated by: Brooklyn Museum Have you ever wondered what treasures are stored in the deep recesses of a world-renowned museum beyond public view? You and three friends can enjoy an exclusive “beyond the galleries” tour of the Brooklyn Museum. Customize your tour to include stops in your preferred permanent collection, the archives, and then sneak behind the scenes to view select pieces rarely seen by the general public! An ASK Curator will be your personal guide.
Value: Priceless 108. Squash Doubles at the University Club Donated by: Melissa and John Beaman Get on court with Damien Mudge, unquestionably the greatest Squash Doubles player of All Time. You and your guest will join Damien and a FA father for a friendly game of doubles at the University Club in midtown Manhattan, allowing you to witness unbelievable shots while learning about the game from the game’s best. Mudgie has won over 175 titles on the professional tour, including an unprecedented 14 North American Opens and 17 Johnson’s at the Heights Casino in Brooklyn.
109. Chef’s Dinner for 8 at 2 Spring Donated by: 2 Spring Chef’s dinner for eight at 2 Spring Restaurant in Oyster Bay. “Iron Chef” winner, Jesse Schenker, opened this New American restaurant to rave reviews, and the crowds are clamoring to taste his contemporary dishes! Gratuities and beverages are not included. Reservations based on availability.
Value: $2,000 110. 2 Two Hour Mah-Jongg Lessons for Four Donated by: Robin ‘83 and Phillip Wachtler Ever wanted to become a Mah-Jongg Master? Hone your skills on this ancient tile game with two 2 hour-long MahJongg lessons for 4 players. During your first lesson, you and 3 friends will learn and play. During your second lesson, you will compete in supervised play. For your convenience, lessons can take place at your home, school, or Robin Wachtler’s home.
Value: Priceless COMMUNITY EVENTS
150. Breakfast & Discussion with NY Times Best Selling Author Dr. Sandeep Jauhar Donated by: Sonia and Sandeep Jauhar, Phaedra and Manny Kazanas Educate yourself on heart health and enjoy a delicious (low cholesterol) breakfast with Dr. Sandeep Jauhar at the stately Nassau Country Club. Join a group of 30 from the FA community in the morning on May 21st. Dr. Jauhar is Director of the Heart Failure Program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He is the New York Times bestselling author of two medical memoirs and a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times.
Value: $75 151. The Bar Method Private Class for 27 guests Donated by: The Bar Method Roslyn Get in amazing shape with 26 members of the FA community at this private Bar Method class in their Roslyn location! This great social event will take place on May 2nd. Class is from 1:15 -2:00 pm (arrive 15-30 minutes prior), giving you an opportunity to relax and socialize amongst good company after all of your hard work in class. The Bar Method’s signature technique is the fastest and most efficient way to reshape the entire body. They have spent decades perfecting their signature technique to provide a safe, challenging and graceful workout using the ballet barre. Long, lean, sculpted muscles and a feeling of personal strength, confidence and poise keep thousands of students across the country coming back year after year.
201. Satisfaction! 4 Tickets to the Rolling Stones NO FILTER Tour Donated by: Anne Marie and Stephen Raneri, GM Advisory Group 4 Suite Tickets on June 13, 2019 at 7:30 pm to Rolling Stones No Filter Tour at MetLife Stadium, Rutherford, NJ. These 4 tickets will be located in GM Advisory Group’s private suite. Complimentary catered food, alcoholic, and nonalcoholic beverages are provided within the suite. A VIP parking pass will also be provided. If any guests in the suite are minors, they must be accompanied by an adult 21+.
Value: $3,700 202. 2 Tickets to “Watch What Happens Live” with Andy Cohen Donated by: Laura Berke Be a part of an exclusive, premium experience when you “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen!” Andy Cohen is an Emmy Award-winning host, producer, and author. See the only live show in Late Night television that consistently makes headlines with its bold interviews on Bravo Network filmed in SoHo. These 2 tickets must be booked 3 months in advance and attendees must be over the age of 21. This does not include a meet and greet and does not include a photo.
Value: Priceless 203. 2 VIP Tickets to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Donated by: Ariel Fish ‘00 and Eric Wallach Witness the bluster of politicians and the beauty of the stars in person with 2 VIP tickets to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert! Please request dates two months in advance, available to guests 16 and over, arrival time for VIPs is 4:00 pm, Monday - Thursday.
Value: Priceless 204. 2 Tickets to “Harry Potter and The Cursed Child” Donated by: Marilyn and Wilfried Witthuhn Attention all witches, wizards and muggles! Take the Hogwarts Express to see the most enchanting show on Broadway, Harry Potter and The Cursed Child. Two tickets to Part 1 and Part 2 in the Dress Circle, Row A, Seats 105106 on Saturday June 15th. (Tickets for Hogwarts Express not included.)
Value: $1,070 205. 4 Orchestra Seats to King Kong Donated by: Catherine and Charles Dorego Roaring with heart-pounding action, KING KONG is a gripping and spectacular story of unlikely friendship, unshakable courage, and breaking free from the cages others put us in. See this new production with 4 producer Orchestra seats on any Saturday matinee in May or Jun. Don’t miss this exhilarating, emotional encounter with a legend that’s always been too big to contain. Please allow 3 weeks notice to obtain your selected date.
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206. 4 Field Level Owner Tickets to Subway Series at Citifield Donated by: Heather and Daniel Knopf, Holly and David Katz, Robin ‘83 and Phillip Wachtler Watch the Mets take on the Yankees on your choice of either Tuesday, July 2 or Wednesday, July 3, 2019! Game time for both dates is 7:10 pm. These 4 Field Level owner seats offer superior views and comfort. You will also receive a personalized welcome message on the Diamond Vision board. Includes VIP parking for one car.
Value: $1,200 207. 16 Suite Tickets to Twenty One-Pilots Donated by: The Wang Family Grab your “Heathen” friends and “Ride” to Barclays for an unforgettable night! Enjoy 16 tickets in a private suite (of which 6 are standing room) to see Twenty-One Pilots on Tuesday, June 4, at 7:00 pm at Barclays.
Value: $6,500 208. 16 Tickets in a Suite to Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat Donated by: The Wang Family See the red hot Brooklyn Nets take on the Miami Heat! Take in the view from 16 exclusive suite seats (of which 6 are standing room) at Barclay’s Center Wednesday April 10, 2019 at 8:00 pm.
Value: $5,500 209. 16 Suite Tickets to WWE Monday Night Raw Donated by: The Wang Family Do you smell what the Rock is cooookiiing? Experience the drama, danger and excitement of WWE Monday Night Raw on Monday, April 8 at 7:30 pm at Barclay’s Center! Sixteen seats (of which six are standing room) in a suite with a great view of the action.
Value: $6,500 210. 4 Tickets to the Piano Man Donated by: Maritime Music Inc. See the Piano Man live with these 4 tickets to Billy Joel at MSG on June 2, 2019! Having sold more than 150 million records, Billy Joel ranks as one of most popular recording artists and respected entertainers in the world. Throughout the years, Joel’s songs have acted as personal and cultural touchstones for millions of people! Seating will be provided from Billy’s own Friends and Family pool of tickets. Location of seats TBD.
211. 4 Silver Field Level Tickets to Mets Game on 4/10 Donated by: Maria Albanese 4 silver field level tickets to the Mets vs.Twins game on April 10 at 7:10 pm., Section 107, Row 1, Seats 6-9. One preferred parking pass is included. These seats include entry into Foxwoods Club, Porsche Grille and the Jim Beam High Ball Club.
Value: $250 212. 4 Tickets to The Illusionists and Dinner at Basil Leaf Cafe Donated by: Tilles Center, Basil Leaf Cafe 4 tickets to see The Illusionists at Tilles Center on Thursday, May 9th at 7:30, row DD, seats 201-204. Don’t miss your chance to see the mind blowing, jaw dropping talents of five of the most incredible illusionists on Earth! The Illusionists has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This package also includes a $100 gift certificate to Basil Leaf Cafe in Locust Valley.
Value: $260 213. 4 Orchestra Seats to DEAR EVAN HANSEN Donated by: Catherine and Charles Dorego Both deeply personal and profoundly contemporary, DEAR EVAN HANSEN is an American musical about life and the way we live it. The New York Times calls this Tony award winning play “a gut-punching, breathtaking knockout of a musical.” The 4 tickets are producer seats located in the Orchestra and are good for any Saturday matinee in May or June. Please allow 3 weeks notice to obtain your selected date.
Value: $1,200 214. 4 Excelsior Gold NY Mets Tickets on May 10th Donated by: Caryn and Michael Beyer Watch the Amazing Mets take on the Miami Marlins on Friday, May 10th at 7:10pm from 4 fabulous excelsior gold level tickets. These seats have an ideal viewing height and also feature smaller sections for easier access. These lucky baseball fans will have the opportunity to patronize the Porsche Grill, Jim Beam Highball and Foxwoods club areas.
301. Weekend Getaway for 6 to NYC Donated by: Catherine and Charles Dorego Enjoy a two-night weekend stay in a three-bedroom, three-bath luxury apartment in Murray Hill. This fantastic apartment has sweeping views from the 45th floor and sleeps six. The apartment is located in a child-friendly building with a pool, gym and playroom access. (Please request dates two weeks in advance)
Value: $2,500 302. 2 Night Stay at The Surf Lodge in Montauk Donated by: Michelle and Michael Walrath Escape to Montauk with a friend for a hip and refreshing two night midweek stay in a Standard King Room at the Surf Lodge in Montauk!While there, enjoy dinner for two at their open-air garden setting restaurant, the Terrace. The rooms and communal spaces at The Surf Lodge have a subtle coastal theme, and are designed with the style and simple luxuries of a beach vacation in mind, with white washed walls, sun bleached floors and private balconies. Enjoy complimentary use of bikes and paddle boards during your stay.
Value: $1,500 303. Escape to the Adirondacks! Donated by: Marc Hudak The Lodge at Juniper Hill is located in the High Peaks region of the Adirondack Mountains, approximately 9 miles from the Olympic Village of Lake Placid, New York and directly across from Whiteface Mountain. This beautiful newly built log home features 3 king suites and a self-contained bunk room for the kids that sleeps 6! This is an excellent year-round destination with a wide variety of activities to enjoy! Former Friends Academy Head of School, Bill Morris a nearby resident, has offered to provide the winning bidder with a complimentary ski lesson or guided hike of one of the nearby high peaks. Bill is now enjoying retirement as a certified ski instructor at Whiteface Mountain. The winning bidder will enjoy one week on a mutually agreed upon date.
Value: $4,200 304. 4 nights in Grand Cayman Donated by: Caribbean Club Spend 4 nights in a luxurious 3-bedroom suite for up to 6 people at the Caribbean Club in Grand Cayman. This exclusive boutique hotel, built on the edge of the water and overlooking spectacular Seven Mile Beach, combines the glamour and adventure of a world-famous resort with the comforts of home. Your suite includes a master bedroom with king bed and marble bathroom, as well as two additional bedrooms, one with queen bed and another with two twin beds. The fully-equipped gourmet kitchen with dining area, large open living area, and balcony will give you plenty of space to relax! Subject to availability. Expires 10/31/19.
306. 1 Week in 3 Bedroom Townhouse in Beijing Donated by: Amy Xu and Xiao Song Yang Spend a week in a beautiful town house located in the villa district of Beijing, a mere 10 mins away from the airport. The house has 3 bedrooms and a huge tatami on the ground floor. A living room, dining room, kitchen and 4 bathrooms creates a spacious setup that easily sleeps six people. The best part is it comes with a full time housekeeper and a cat name Oreo. Please request dates two months in advance.
Value: $3,000 307. Staycation at the Roslyn Hotel Donated by: Elizabeth and Sumeer Kakar Whether planning a stay-cation or entertaining guests from out-of-town, the elegant Roslyn Hotel provides a boutique hotel experience like no other! Enjoy a 2-night stay in a luxurious suite at The Roslyn Hotel including rose petal turndown, chocolates, and a bottle of champagne! In addition you will receive $100 towards dinner at 1221 at MFP their signature restaurant. Enjoy a deluxe buffet breakfast the next morning to complete this romantic weekend. Located in the historic village of Roslyn which is lined with charming shops and exquisite homes, the hotel is a true neighborhood destination. Focused on personalized, impeccable service and creating memorable stays, this Roslyn Hotel experience will surely not disappoint! Mutually agreed upon date.
Value: $900 308. Weekend at Palmer House Resort in Vermont Donated by: Elizabeth and Sumeer Kakar Experience the beauty of Vermont with a 2-night stay at The Palmer House Resort in Manchester, VT. Located close to the Manchester Outlets, skiing at Stratton and Bromley Mountains, and a variety of historic attractions. Accommodations will include a King Suite with continental breakfast. Take advantage of resort activities including a pitchâ€™nâ€™putt golf course, indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool, and tennis courts. Mutually agreed upon dates based on room availability.
Value: $500 309. 2 Nights at The Hyatt Jersey City on the Hudson Donated by: Jia and Jerry Lewin Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson is the only distinctive waterfront hotel offering unobstructed views of the NYC skyline across the Hudson River. This beautiful hotel is conveniently located in a tranquil environment only steps away from public transportation at the PATH Train Station. Enjoy breakfast buffet each morning for 2 at Vu restaurant as you gaze out on the scenic Hudson River and Statue of Liberty. Subject to availability.
310. 1 Night Greenwich Retreat Donated by: Jia and Jerry Lewin Discover historic Greenwich, Connecticut with a one night stay at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich. This elegant suburban hotel lets you get away from it all, without having to go too far. Subject to availability.
Value: $150 311. 1 Night Stay at the Grand Hyatt, New York Donated by: Jia and Jerry Lewin Enjoy a 1 night stay at the Grand Hyatt of Manhattan. Located on 42nd Street in the heart of Times Square, take advantage of location, location, location! Reservation is subject to availability.
HOME AND GARDEN
350. 1000 Bulbs Planted in your Garden Donated by: Julie and Charles Riviezzo Make your garden the envy of the entire neighborhood with flowers wherever the eye can see!! Choose either daffodils or tulips and 1,000 bulbs will be planted in your garden. These versatile and beautiful spring-blooming bulbs will announce springâ€™s arrival with splendor!
Value: $1,000 351. Basket of Green Cleaning Products Donated by: Maureen and Charles Bergmann Conventional cleaners only remove what you wipe away and leave chemicals behind. Enjoy this basket from Good Green Cleaner filled with bio-based cleaning products- the safest products available! Good Green Cleaner is also a better choice for the environment since by adding water into the reusable bottle, you reduce the carbon footprint on the world. Also included are microfiber cleaning cloths, mops and tools. Each item is hand selected by a business professional with 20+ years of experience!
Value: $250 352. Three Months of Fresh Flowers Donated by: Artistry in Flowers Enjoy three months of fresh flowers from Artistry in Flowers
Value: $150 353. Conceptual Landscape Design Package Donated by: Dodds & Eder Tim Barry, Director of Design and award winning landscape architect at Dodds & Eder will consult with you in a 1 hour on-site visit to determine what you wish to achieve in the way of concept, function, and scope. A rendered plan view of the area designed (up to 1 acre) will be provided as well as a budget to install. Donâ€™t miss out on this opportunity to create a stunning outdoor space!
Value: $1,000 354. Triple Orchid from Petals Floral Design Donated by: Petals Floral Design Beautify your home with a gorgeous triple orchid from Petals Floral design!
HOME AND GARDEN
355. Interior Design Consultation with Tammy Windmiller Donated by: Tammy Windmiller Decorating your home can be exhausting and frustrating. Running from store to store trying to decide if the color is right, if the size is correct, and how to put it all together is time consuming. If you are ready to make changes in your home decor, this interior design consultation, plus accent pieces to get you started, will give your home a new look! These designs will meet your needs and create spaces that reflect your taste and your lifestyle.
Value: $1,000 356. Ornamental Plum Tree Donated by: Heritage Farm and Garden Celebrate the beauty of spring with a beautiful flowering ornamental Plum Tree. Prunus Cerasifera Mt St Helens. This 6’-7’ flowering tree will be delivered and planted at your home or other location within a 15 mile radius of Friends Academy. Locations beyond this radius are subject to charges based on mileage. Must be planted between 4.25.19 and 6.25.19.
Value: $750 357. Loveseat in Agate Grey Aluminum and Slate Grey Wicker Donated by: Sanctuary Home & Patio Cuddle up with your kids or relax with a friend on this beautiful Cancun Loveseat that measures 48”W x 22’ D x 34 “ H.
Value: $835 358. White Bath Sheet Towel Set Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Wrap someone in luxury. Perfect for holidays, or as a housewarming gift or a wedding present, this set of plush and lightweight terry towels adds comfort and distinction to any home. Made from American-grown Supima® cotton, these towels feature innovative hydro-cotton yarn spinning, which creates a low cotton twist that yields an ultraplush feel and allows for breathability and quicker drying time, so they remain soft wash after wash. Set Contains: 2 bath sheets, 2 hand towels and 2 washcloths.
HOME AND GARDEN
359. Pet Basket Donated by: The Pet Store Next Door Pet Basket with assorted items and also includes a $50 gift card.
Value: $375 360. Peace and Comfort! Donated by: Julie and Charles Riviezzo The small stone temple Buddha will provide endless focus and relaxation, and is coupled with a luxurious ivory throw, made of nature’s bamboo which feels softer than silk.
Value: $260 361. Ralph Lauren Picture Frame 4” x 6” Donated by: Ralph Lauren Mirrored “Bleeker” 4” x 6” Picture frame from Ralph Lauren.
Value: $150 362. 2 Agate Mooncake Donated by: Hong Chen and Jinwei Zhang Agate is an excellent stone for rebalancing and harmonizing body, mind and spirit. It cleanses and stabilizes the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity. It soothes and calms, and creates a sense of security and safety.
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401. Elegant Dinner for 8 at Private Home Donated by: Lisa and Tom Sutherland Attend an Elegant Italian Dinner Party hosted by Lisa and Tom Sutherland in their home. This extraordinary affair for 8 guests, with wine pairings, will occur on a mutually agreed upon date.
Value: Priceless 402. Dinner for 8 at Hunan Taste Donated by: Sara and Calvin Hu Your party of 8 guests will feast on a banquet-style Chinese dinner at the renowned Hunan Taste restaurant in Greenvale. This 8-course dinner will showcase both traditional and inventive Chinese cuisine. Your party will also enjoy the ownerâ€™s personal selection of wines to complement each delectable dish. Mutually agreed upon date, excluding Tuesdays and Sundays.
Value: $800 403. Dom Perignon! Celebrate in Style! Donated by: Julie and Charles Riviezzo Celebration coming up? Have the ultimate champagne toast for friends and family with 3 bottles of vintage 1996 Dom Perignon.
Value: $1,000 404. Farm to Table Dinner for 10 In Your Home Donated by: Farm to Table Catering by Filomena Relaxing and enjoying yourself while hosting company in your home is always challenging! Make it simple with this 4-course gourmet dinner for 10 people at your home by Farm to Table Catering by Filomena. They specialize in local farm fresh seasonal ingredients deliciously prepared to awaken your palate to the true flavors of this earth. Mutually agreed upon date. No alcohol or gratuity included.
Value: $3,000 405. Host a Catered Dinner Party for 8 from Sterling Donated by: Sterling Affair Enjoy a dinner party for 8 people in your home prepared by a Sterling Affair chef. Exquisite food, and unparalleled attention to detail, combine to ensure that your vision will be creatively translated and meticulously executed. Available on mutually agreed upon date with a minimum of 2 weeks notice. Alcohol and waitstaff not included.
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406. Dinner and a Show for 2 at My Father’s Place in Roslyn Donated by: Frank Viele, My Father’s Place Long Island’s historic club is back in Roslyn! A place where music stars and aspiring artists can shine, and guests can enjoy great entertainment and food. Enjoy these 2 Tickets to a show at “My Fathers Place” with $100 towards dinner. You will also receive a one year “Friend of MFP” membership as well as MFP official T-shirt. First opening in 1971, “My Father’s Place” created a scene that would influence music for decades to come. Now you can become part of its comeback and new history! In addition you will also receive a basket of signed memorabilia from Frank Viele. This singer songwriter won best New Artist of the Year at the New England Music Awards and is currently on a nation wide tour. Includes signed vinyl record, CD’s, T-shirt and guitar pick.
Value: $350 407. Dinner for 8 at Henry by Chef JJ Donated by: CHG Craveable Henry at Life Hotel offers a vibrant dinner experience in New York City’s NoMad neighborhood, led by James Beard nominated chef Joseph “JJ” Johnson, featuring his Pan-Asian culinary style. Dishes offered are rich in inspiration from Latin, African, and Caribbean flavors. Located in the former LIFE Magazine headquarters inside the boutique LIFE hotel, enjoy a piece of historic New York and a culinary experience for all the senses. Includes a four course dinner for 8 and non- alcoholic beverages. Based on availability. Tax and Gratuity not included.
Value: $750 408. Private Cooking Class for 4 at The Commissary of Culinary Architect Catering Donated by: Culinary Architect You and three friends will enjoy a private cooking class with Alexandra Troy ‘79, renowned caterer and chef of Culinary Architect Catering. This 1 hour class will be held at their commissary in Greenvale and will focus on tricks of the trade, recipes and all that you will need to create the perfect menu. Available May 5, 2019 through November 5, 2019, midweek only, with four weeks notice.
Value: $500 409. Alumni Author to Appear at Your Book Club Donated by: Jackie Friedland ‘95 Alumni author Jackie Friedland ‘95 will come to your book club for a discussion of her novel “Trouble the Water”, along with a signed copy of her book. In this debut historical novel, a British family sends their daughter to South Carolina where she becomes embroiled in the mid-19th-century politics of the Deep South. Your book club will be wowed! Mutually agreed upon date.
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410. Healthy Lunch for 10 from Organic Krush Donated by: Michelle and Michael Walrath, Organic Krush Nourish your body and your soul at the same time with a 10 person lunch catered by Organic Krush, Woodbury. 100% Organic, clean, free from pesticides, GMOs and hormones- Now that’s Krushin’ it! Pick up or Delivery.
Value: $500 411. Sweets for a Year! Donated by: Jennifer and Bouker Pool Enjoy a box of sweet baked goods delivered on the first of every month for 12 months to a location of your choice in the United States. The Taster’s Box from Steiner’s Coffee Cake of New York includes: (2) Snack Size Coffee Cakes, (2) Chocolate Fudge Brownies, (2) Berry Scones with Glaze and (2) Ginger Snaps (dozen packs).
Value: $710 412. Dinner and Private Wine Tasting in Williamsburg Donated by: Michele Rokhsar and Louis Silverman Enjoy this $500 gift certificate to Barano in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, along with a meet and greet with chef Al Di Meglio. With its faux-rusticated décor, oak-wood floors, and sun-bleached tiles, the comfortable space on the ground floor of a new condo in the shadow of the Williamsburg Bridge also somehow manages to look like it could be a newly opened eatery in a southern-Italian village not far from the sea. In addition, this package also includes a private wine tasting with sommelier Austin Flechler for up to 6 people at Spirit Animal Shop, also conveniently located in Williamsburg.
Value: $700 413. Host a Wine Tasting for Ten by Marquis Wines Donated by: Marquis Wine What could be better than sampling a delicious selection of wines? Doing it in the comfort of your own home! Impress your friends with this unique experience as you host a wine tasting by Marquis Wines for 10-12 at your home for 2 hours. Includes delicious lite bites to go along with the wine.
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414. Wine Tasting for 6 at Wolffer Donated by: Gina and Steven Jaklitsch Celebrate with Wolffer! Enjoy a wine tasting and tour for 6 with Winemaker Roman Roth. Perched on a rise overlooking the lush vineyards, Wolffer Estate Winery in Sagaponack is unquestionably one of the most beautiful and stylish vineyards on Long Island. The recipient will also receive a case of assorted wines. Package is available Monday through Friday during the months of April, May, December and January.
Value: $500 415. Brunch, High Tea and Dinner at the Garden City Hotel Donated by: The Garden City Hotel Enjoy Saturday afternoon High Tea for 2, Sunday brunch for 2 and gift certificate for $200 toward dinner at either David Burke’s King Bar or Red Salt Room at the Garden City Hotel.
Value: $520 416. Dessert Party for 25 Donated by: Bushra Vahdat Vahid If you have been tantalized by Judge Bushra’s (not to be confused with Judge Judy) tennis court and lacrosse sideline bakery or have fought over her Valentine’s chocolates, this is your chance to have an entire dessert party catered by her. She will create the sweets of your dreams to wow 25 of your guests. If you can imagine it, she will make it! Mutually agreed upon date.
Value: $500 417. Dinner at Kyma with Fabulous Greek Basket Donated by: Phaedra and Manny Kazanas Can’t make it to Greece this year? Head to fabulous Kyma in Roslyn instead for a sumptuous dinner in an atmosphere that will make you feel like you have made a trip to the Greek Isles! Kyma gift card value $250. Your Greek experience will be extended with a curated basket of specialty items to take home. Also included in the basket is everything you need to make your very own Greek coffee at home (the always popular Greek “frappe”) handheld mixer, coffees and Greek nounou.
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418. Birch Hill Market Catered Dinner for 10 Donated by: Birch Hill Market Enjoy a delectable catered dinner for 10 at Birch Hill Market in Locust Valley. Sample fine cheeses and small batch crafted meats from the Chef’s Tasting Menu.
Value: $1,500 419. Chocolate and Wine Tasting For Up To 10 Adults Donated by: Bluebird Chocolate Take a trip around the world through chocolate! Hosted by newly established Bluebird Chocolates, this experience allows a group of 10 adults to sample 12-15 chocolates from around the world, accompanied by 2-3 wine pairings. Also learn about chocolate production bean-to-bar. A delicious in home experience.
Value: $350 420. Creative Card Making and Bar Frites Donated by: Natalia and Adam Good ‘93, Paper Source Enjoy this 1 hour session of creative card making at Paper Source for up to 6 adults (includes a 10% off shopping opportunity). Then head next door to Bar Frites for a relaxing lunch or dinner using the $250 gift card included with this package. (Card making session not available during the month of December).
Value: $370 421. Karmic Grind Gift Basket with $50 Gift Card Donated by: Alicia and Rick Scanlon Rise and Grind with this gift basket with $50 gift card to Locust Valley’s new Coffee Hot Spot: Karmic Grind!
Value: $150 422. Gift Card to Limani and Salon Rock in Roslyn Donated by: Limani Restaurant, Salon Rock Get pampered at Salon Rock in Roslyn before dining on delectable Mediterranean Fare at Limani with a $350 gift card. (Roslyn Location)
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423. Rare Opportunity to Own Specialty Box of Pu’er Tea! Donated by: Dequan Wang and Heng Tang Yunnan Ouhai Dayi Tea Factory is located in the birthplace of the “world tea tree”, Pu’er tea origin, Xishuangbanna, Ouhai County. It was established in 1938, officially put into operation in 1940, and it is the oldest specialized tea production enterprise in Yunnan. The Dayi 7752 and 7542 have become Pu’er tea classics and are recognized as the standard for judging the quality of Pu’er tea. Da Yi tea production process has been selected as one of the Chinese National Intangible Cultural Heritage. This box of Pu’er tea has a raw cake and a cooked cake, and were produced by Bohai Tea Factory to celebrate the anniversary of the establishment of the factory. Only a limited number of cakes were produced, using only the best materials and production techniques. Pu’er tea can be stored for hundreds of years. The aged tea cakes are considered having more flavor and are hence more desirable. This collection of tea is now mostly in the hands of Pu’er tea collectors, and is rarely found in the open market. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to join a very small and select number of owners of this special tea!
Value: $5,000 424. Basket of Cheer Donated by: Carlos Santamaria Raise a glass of cheer, and enjoy these high-quality spirits that are ethically and sustainably sourced! This basket includes bottles of: Fair Rum, Fair Quinoa Vodka, Fair Kumquat Liqueur, Fair Goji Liqueur, Fair Cafe Liqueur.
Value: $150 425. Sugar Rush Bakery Cake plus $100 Gift Certificate Donated by: Sugar Rush Seacliff Have your cake and eat it, too! The winner of this sweet item will receive 1 cake from Sugar Rush Bakery in Sea Cliff PLUS a $100 gift certificate towards another cake from Sugar Rush!
Value: $225 426. Book Club Facilitator Donated by: Nicole and Seth Yablans Make your next book club extra special! Select a book of your choice, and relax while FA’s very own Nicole Yablans facilitates your book club.
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427. Christina’s Epicure Gourmet Food Basket Donated by: Christina’s Epicure This Gourmet Food Basket from Christina’s Epicure is filled with delicious delicacies along with a $25 gift card.
Value: $110 428. $150 Gift Certificate to a Scotto Restaurant Donated by: Anthony Scotto Restaurants Enjoy this $150 Gift Certificate for ANY Anthony Scotto Restaurant: choose from Rare 650, Blackstone, Insignia and One North.
Value: $150 429. Wine Tasting for 10 in Sea Cliff Donated by: Village Wine Merchant 10 lucky oenophiles will have the opportunity to participate in a wine tasting at Village Wine Merchant, located in beautiful and historic Sea Cliff!
Value: $100 430. Music & Cinema in Huntington Donated by: Cinema Arts Centre, Cristina Music Studio, PianoPiano LLC Combine a piano rental with music lessons and tickets to the movies in Huntington! The piano rental will allow you to enjoy the benefits of a beautiful piano without having to buy one! Choose from Baby Grand, Upright or Silent piano rental in your home for three months! The winner will pay for delivery, pickup and tuning fees. Also included are music lessons, provided by Cristina Music Studio, located in Huntington village and offering professional private lessons in voice, piano, and guitar. All ages and performance styles are welcomed. Also included are 2 tickets to Cinema Arts Centre, conveniently located in Huntington.
Value: $480 431. Night Out in Glen Cove Donated by: Alice Christine Salon, La Bussola Get ready for your night out with a $50 gift card to Alice Christine Hair Salon in Glen Cove, and then use a $50 gift card to La Bussola for dinner. (Not valid on weekends or holidays).
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432. Shopping, Dining & Dessert in Locust Valley Donated by: Birch - Lifestyle Boutique, Loafers Bakery, The Brass Rail Spend the day in Locust Valley! Start with some shopping with a $50 gift card to Birch, followed by lunch or dinner with a $50 gift card to The Brass Rail. The day would not be complete without some sweets from Loafer’s Bakery! (Gift card to Loafers is $20).
Value: $120 433. Magnum of Summus by Banfi Donated by: Banfi Vinters Magnum of Summus by Banfi.
Value: $150 434. Insiders Tour at Kasmin Gallery with Lunch at Bottino Donated by: Kasmin Gallery Emma Bowen, Associate Director at Kasmin Gallery in Chelsea, will provide you and up to five guests with an insider’s view of the contemporary art scene in Chelsea. Meet Emma at Kasmin Gallery for a tour of their four gallery spaces and rooftop sculpture garden, and venture from there to tour several top galleries in Chelsea including: Gagosian, Pace, and David Zwirner (list TBC) representing artists such as Takashi Murakami, Jeff Koons, Damien Hirst, Richard Serra, and Yayoi Kusama. Enjoy lunch at Bottino followed by a private visit to an artist’s studio. Learn about the artist’s work first hand from the artist himself.
Value: Priceless 435. Private Tour for 10 at Nassau County Museum of Art Donated by: Natalia and Adam Good ‘93 Ranked among the nation’s largest and most important suburban art museums, the Nassau County Museum of Art is located in Roslyn Harbor on the former Frick estate. In addition to the museum building, the property includes one of the largest publicly accessible sculpture gardens on the East Coast. This fabulous package includes a one-year family membership to the museum, and a private docent-led tour for ten people for the current or an upcoming exhibit.
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436. Private Watercolor Painting Lesson, Lunch for Two Donated by: Elizabeth â€˜01 Ong and Stephen â€˜01 Witthuhn Continue the PARTY even after the auction is over! Learn to paint like a watercolor master in a private lesson with watercolor artist and illustrator Melissa Hyatt in her studio in Southold LI in the bucolic North Fork. Afterwards, celebrate your artistic achievement with a lunch featuring locally grown biodynamic and organic produce, the freshest seafood from the pristine Peconic Bay and local award winning North Fork duck and beef at the renowned North Fork Table & Inn in Southold.
501. Children’s Night at the Museum! Donated by: Country Plaza Delicatessen, Friends of Raynham Hall Museum, Inc. Have a truly revolutionary birthday party for your child! A unique opportunity to design your own party at Raynham Hall, a historic home in Oyster Bay that was a hub of espionage activity during the Revolutionary War. Up to 12 kids can have a sleep over (or sleep under!), while on the lookout for the ghosts supposedly still wandering the halls of this 22 room mansion. Winner can use a $500 gift certificate to Country Plaza Deli to provide food for this historically great party!
Value: Priceless 502. $500 Gift Card for Children’s Shoes Donated by: Michele and Evan ‘91 Cagner Give the gift of Happy Feet! This $500 gift card to www.kidsshoes.com is a shoe-topia for children! Choose from an assortment of luxury designer shoe brands for boys and girls in sizes from baby 1 to youth 5. Expires 12/31/19.
Value: $500 503. Grow-With-Me Organic Cotton Layette for Baby Boy or Girl by The Elephant Organics Donated by: The Elephant Organics Whether you are expecting a new baby or know someone who is, this specially curated box of baby style essentials in 100% organic cotton is perfect for that new little bundle of joy. And the best part? This mix and match set of gender neutral styles grows with Baby! A variety of pieces, including the best-selling bow swaddle, are included from sizes NB - 3-6M!
Value: $225 504. Newton Shows Fun Basket Donated by: Newton Shows Newton Shows is the oldest family owned and operated carnival company on Long Island, with over 65 years of fun under their belt. This basket includes VIP tickets for use at any Newton Shows carnival for 2 years!
505. Tournament Training for One Week of Summer Camp Donated by: Robbie Wagner’s Tournament Training Center Get your love all set with tennis training skills from Robbie Wagner’s Tournament Training Center! Your child will benefit from 1 week of the program, managed by USPTA Certified and USTA High Performance Certified coaches. Their goal is to develop young players into the very best that they can be in all aspects of the game, affording them the best chance at being successful on the court! This opportunity expires 8/26/2019 and does not include lunch or transportation.
Value: $800 506. 1 Hour of Stemtastic Activities for up to 8 Children Donated by: Stemtastic 1 hour of activities for up to 8 Children in your home or play-space from Stemtastic. Choose from a variety of themes. A take home project for each child is also included.
Value: $350 507. Scout Weekender Bag plus Toys! Donated by: Clubhouse Kids This fabulous package from Clubhouse Kids includes: a unicorn bank, bouncy ball, earbuds, squishy pens, pencil case and lipstick maker, and of course the highlight of the package: the always popular (and useful!) Weekender Bag by SCOUT!
Value: $150 508. 4 Tickets to Daniel Tigers Neighborhood and Lunch at Basil Leaf Cafe Donated by: Tilles Center, Basil Leaf Cafe It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood to go see Daniel Tiger! Have a grrr-ific afternoon with 4 tickets to ‘Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood’ on May 5th, 2019 at 2pm at the Tilles Center. Ding Ding! This package also includes a $100 gift card to Basil Leaf Cafe in Locust Valley.
Value: $250 509. Girls Size 6 Mix and Match Style Trunk by The Elephant Organics Donated by: The Elephant Organics Mix and match in comfy organic cotton! This girls size 6 set includes leggings, a dress, and a top to keep her twirling in style, plus a Pink Elephant tote bag!
510. VEX IQ Robotics Competition Set Donated by: Alison and Tim Mummers Challenge yourself with this VEX IQ Robotics Set, which includes: Robot Super Kit, Full table (Field & Tiles), 2019/2020 VEX IQ Game-which is not even officially announced until April 30th, 2019! This item will be shipped after the new game is available.
Value: $750 511. Girls set of 2 Dresses and Bolero Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers A set of 2 girls’ summer dresses complete with cropped cardigan from Brooks Brothers. A classic seersucker dress with pleated details in front and back and a pastel watercolor floral print dress features ties on each shoulder and a tiered skirt. Complete the looks with a cotton cropped cardigan. Dresses Size: 4. Sweater Size: XS
Value: $210 512. Girl’s Fleece Embroidered Sweater and Skirt Set Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Girls’ 2 piece sweater and skirt set from Brooks Brothers. This cable-knit cotton sweater featuring an embroidered sheep is a great addition to her spring wardrobe paired with navy knit skirt complete with two front patch pockets, two back flap pockets and an adjustable waistband. Sweater and Skirt Size: Small
Value: $120 513. A Week of Polos for Boys Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Cotton pique polo from Brooks Brothers with performance finish to maintain shape and prevent shrinking, pilling and fading. Ribbed stripe collar and sleeve cuff. Golden Fleece® logo at chest. Size: Medium
Value: $280 514. Boy’s Sweater/Shirt/Shorts Set Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Boys’ 3 piece set of crewneck sweatshirt, stretch cotton nautical embroidered chino shorts and mini-tattersall pattern non-iron sport shirt, crafted in soft Supima® cotton oxford and specially treated to resist wrinkles. Sweatshirt and Shirt: Extra Small. Short Size: 6
515. ClayNation Birthday Party for 10 Donated by: ClayNation Fun and more fun at ClayNation in Glen Cove! Get ready for the best party ever for 10 children ages 5- 12. Choose from painting pottery, making mosaics, fusing glass and painting a canvas. Specific party activity to be chosen based on age of children.
Value: $250 516. Family Fun! Long Island Children’s Museum & The Whaling Museum Donated by: Tanya Butler Holder and Tarik Holder, The Whaling Museum & Education Center 4 passes to Long Island Children’s Museum along with 200 set Keva planks building set, and LICM’s prized bubblewand. Expires 6/30/20. Also included for your enjoyment are 4 passes to The Whaling Museum in Cold Spring Harbor.
Value: $149 517. Not Just Art Basket plus $50 gift card Donated by: Not Just Art Get creative with this Not Just Art basket PLUS $50 gift card!
Value: $100 519. 2 Tickets to The Sound of Music Donated by: Tilles Center The hills are alive at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts! Experience and enjoy the classic musical The Sound of Music, with these 2 tickets for the performance on Sunday, April 28, 2019, 6:00 pm.
Value: $120 520. 2 Tickets to Finding Neverland Donated by: Tilles Center Think happy thoughts and grab these 2 tickets to Finding Neverland, Sunday, May 19, 2019, 2:00 pm at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts.
521. Gift Card from Everafter and Funky Monkey Donated by: Everafter, Funky Monkey Get your style on with this $200 gift card to the children’s boutique clothing store Everafter in Wheatley Plaza, then pop over for something fun at Funky Monkey with a $25 gift card.
Value: $225 522. Four 60 Minute Tutoring Sessions Donated by: Much Smarter Than You Think The tutors of Much Smarter Than You Think teach master skills that help students break out of the box of past limitation to become smarter, more capable and more confident than they ever thought they could be! Areas of study include Chemistry, English, History, Math, Physics, SAT/ACT Prep and Study Skills. This package includes four 60-minute sessions.
Value: $580 523. $150 Lester’s Gift Card Donated by: Lester’s Snag some stylish children’s clothing with this $150 gift card to Lester’s!
Value: $150 525. Inflatable High Top Sneaker Chair Donated by: G. Willikers Recline in comfort and style in this inflatable High Top Sneaker Chair. This unique item measures 40” x 22” x 22”.
Value: $150 526. Academic & Cognitive Skills Assessment Donated by: Fit Learning This is your opportunity to get a glimpse into how your child learns and how you can best help them along their journey. The package from Fit Learning includes: 1 hour educational consultation with Dr. Kimberly or Dr. Nicholas Berens, an assessment of Reading, Reading Comprehension, Basic Math, Advanced Math, Problem Solving, Thinking, a summary report with tables, figures, and graphs and a 1 hour assessment meeting to review your child’s results.
527. 2 Hours of Math Tutoring Donated by: Sallie Touma ‘01 Help your child get a mathematical leg up with 2 hours of math tutoring for PSAT, SAT II, ACT or their daily homework. This exceptionally well qualified tutor is an Ivy League graduate, with 3 masters degrees: an MBA, an MS in Finance and an MA in Math Education.
Value: $300 528. $100 Gift Certificate to Abrakadoodle Art Studio Donated by: Abrakadoodle $100 Gift Certificate to Abrakadoodle Art Studio to be used towards kids classes, workshops or camps. Abrakadoodle embraces “process art”, which simply means that kids learn best as they explore art materials and the creative process of taking ideas from within and bringing them into existence. This encourages a love of art, learning and innovation!
601. Americana Shopping Spree, Lunch at Toku & Special Event at Ralph Lauren Donated by: Americana Manhasset, Ralph Lauren Shop like a superstar at the Americana with this unique and special prize package. Includes a $2,500 gift card to the Americana Manhasset, and a $500 gift card towards lunch at Toku. Make your shopping experience extra-special with a private shopping party for 10 at Ralph Lauren (on a mutually agreed upon date). Doors will open at 9 am for a special meet and greet with buyers describing styles from the RL Spring Collection, and expert sales professionals will assist in selecting pieces to try from the Spring Look Book. Your unique luxury experience will be complete with a light breakfast, Ralphâ€™s coffee and mimosas.
Value: $3,000 602. Valentino Tote Donated by: Sandra Liu and Timothy Chen Beautiful Valentino Canvas Butterfly tote.
Value: $1,995 603. Valentino Wallet Donated by: Sandra Liu and Timothy Chen
Valentino wallet in pewter. Value: $675 604. Sip and Shop at Ooh La Shoppe Donated by: Ooh La Shoppe Ooh La Shoppe in Locust Valley would like to invite you and 5-10 of your friends for a private sip and shop on any evening you select. You will receive a beach bag, cashmere scarf and earrings from Ooh La Shoppe. Your friends will receive a gift bag valued at $50 and 20% off any items you purchase during the party. Hors dâ€™oeuvres and champagne (or drinks of choice) will be served. If you would like to celebrate a special occasion, just let them know and a cake will appear! *Please note the discount will not apply to sale items, and any items purchased during the party will be nonreturnable.
Value: $1,500 605. Chanel Handbag Donated by: Marci and Chris Penn, Hirshleifers Beautiful Chanel handbag, in beige.
606. Anthony Luciano, the Kate Handbag Donated by: Sarah and Kenneth Goldblatt An exotic leather bag custom made in NYC by one of the last remaining bespoke leather crafts persons in the USA - Anthony Luciano. His bags are featured at some of the finest retailers in America, including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus and Stanley Korshak. At Anthony Luciano, each handbag is a unique creation made entirely by hand with a passion for detail and quality. The Kate handbag has a beautifully chic top handle, satchel (13â€? wide by 9â€? high) and crossbody strap. It is completely handmade from laser cut floral python and finished with a soft suede lining.
Value: $3,500 607. 18 K Gold Bracelet set with 2 Round Diamonds Donated by: Audrey C. Jewelry Audrey C. Jewelry is a collection of fine and timeless jewelry with a chic twist, both for the young and young at heart. Handmade in New York City, each of their bracelets are unique and sold online or through high end retailers, including Bergdorf Goodman and Moda Operandi. This exquisite 18K gold bracelet is set with 2 beautifully cut round diamonds.
Value: $750 608. Labradorite and Diamond Bead Necklace Donated by: Ruth Fortunoff Cooper Labradorite and diamond bead necklace, the perfect accessory to an array of outfits, from casual to dressy.
Value: $600 609. Leather and Mink Fur Patch Jacket Donated by: Julie Kalimian Both unique and chic, this Leather and Mink fur patch jacket would be a great addition to any wardrobe! Size XS.
Value: $700 610. 3 Hour Wardrobe Edit Donated by: Rebecca Resnick Gick 3 hour wardrobe edit with stylist and personal shopper Rebecca Resnick Glick
611. 14K White Gold and Diamond Earrings Donated by: Benedetta and Sam Kliger Beautiful pair of 14K white gold and diamond huggie earrings
Value: $1,200 612. Women’s Pajamas and Tote by The Elephant Organics Donated by: The Elephant Organics Cuddle up in organic cotton! This cozy basket includes 1 pair of women’s size M jogger style pajamas in Oh, My Stars! print and 1 pair of women’s size M jogger style pajamas in Bright Floral print, all in a Pink Elephant Tote. Complete your in-home spa experience with a mug for your favorite beverage and 6 organic bath bombs.
Value: $200 613. YSL Black Leather Clutch Donated by: Sandra Liu and Timothy Chen Classic YSL black leather clutch
Value: $1,200 614. Charles Krypell Sterling Silver Earrings Donated by: Debbie and Charles Krypell Charles Krypell Sterling Silver Earrings
Value: $295 615. Charles Krypell Sterling Silver and Mother of Pearl Lariat Necklace Donated by: Debbie and Charles Krypell Charles Krypell Sterling Silver and Mother of Pearl Lariat Necklace
Value: $880 616. Charles Krypell Sterling Silver and Mother of Pearl Earrings Donated by: Debbie and Charles Krypell Charles Krypell Sterling Silver and Mother of Pearl Earrings
617. Black Mink Cape Donated by: Linda and Mark Toby Go casual or dressy in this stunning black mink cape and rack up the compliments! Appropriate for almost any occasion, you will always look â€œput togetherâ€? when you wear it!
Value: $700 618. Taupe Mink Sweater Donated by: Linda and Mark Toby The ultimate statement piece for cooler weather, wear this luxe mink sweater with anything! Crew neck, long sleeved, size small.
Value: $1,100 619. A Week of Polos for Men Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers A polo shirt for each day of the week. 100% Supima cotton and finished with a signature performance treatment to enhance shape retention and resistance to shrinking, fading and pilling. Size: Large
Value: $486 620. A Week of Mens Socks Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio A week of socks from Brooks Brothers that are known for their exceptional comfort and durability. Crafted from pure cotton.
Value: $172 621. Ostrich Camel Tote Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers A truly timeless handbag from Brooks Brothers, crafted from genuine ostrich leather and finished with gleaming goldtone hardware.
622. Set of 2 Summer Linen Scarves Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers A pair of breezy summer scarves, the first in sky blue linen from the Brooks Brother’s Women’s Collection by Creative Director Zac Posen and the second, from The Red Fleece Collection in cheerful yellow and white striped linen-cotton gauze. They’re the perfect way to add a versatile layer of light weight warmth for in-between days.
Value: $200 623. Red Fleece Pajama Set for Women Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Sleep sweet and stylish in these lovely floral lace-trimmed pajamas from the Red Fleece Collection. Crafted from soft jersey with plenty of stretch, this set includes a V-neck camisole top with our iconic fleece logo embroidered near the hem and ultra-comfortable pants. Size: Medium
Value: $88 624. Red Fleece Puffer Vest in Silver for Women Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Sometimes sleeves are just too much. This Brooks Brothers water-resistant puffer vest is perfect for in-between days with wonderfully warm yet lightweight Thermore® EVOdown fill. This essential layer is styled with allover channel quilting, a stand collar, a front-zip closure and side-zip pockets. Size: Medium.
Value: $100 625. Red Fleece Puffer Jacket in Navy for Women Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers The perfect layering piece, our water-resistant puffer jacket features wonderfully warm Thermore® EVOdown fill. It is warm enough to be worn alone, yet so lightweight it can be layered under a coat on extra chilly days. Color: Navy Size: Medium
Value: $100 626. Women’s Floral Cropped Jacket Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers Add a touch of timeless, feminine style to your wardrobe with this retro-chic cropped jacket from the Women’s Collection by Zac Posen. Crafted from stunning, textured floral jacquard, this elegant design features a point collar, a button placket, three-quarter- length sleeves with slit cuffs, and front patch pockets. Size: 8
627. Crystal Encrusted Cuff Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Alexis Bittar Jewelry Crystal encrusted cuff from Alexis Bittar Jewelry
Value: $275 628. Triple Stone Studded Bracelet Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Alexis Bittar Jewelry Triple stone studded bracelet from Alexis Bittar Jewelry
Value: $275 629. Encrusted Pave Bracelet Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio, Alexis Bittar Jewelry Encrusted pave bracelet from Alexis Bittar Jewelry
Value: $175 630. Tom Ford Designer Sunglasses Donated by: Joanne and John Panagopoulos Tom Ford designer sunglasses
Value: $400 631. Black Crossbody Clutch and $50 Gift Card to Mint Donated by: MINT Black crossbody clutch and $50 gift card to Mint
Value: $129 632. $300 Gift Card to Steven Dann Donated by: Steven Dann Shop Steven Dann’s special collection of women’s wear at Wheatley Plaza with this $300 gift card! Peruse luxury designer shoes, ready-to-wear and handbags by brands including Aquazzura, Giuseppe Zanotti, L’agence, Self Portrait, Zadig & Voltaire, and many more!
633. $500 Hermes Gift Certificate Donated by: Lauren and William Hunter $500 Hermes Gift Certificate
Value: $500 634. Swim Cover-up Wardrobe with Beach Tote Donated by: Woodland Trading, Inc. Enjoy the beach, pool, or boat in style! Includes 10 different womenâ€™s swim cover-up styles in a variety of fabrics and colors to keep you cool and fashionable all summer long. Size Medium. Also includes a roomy beach tote bag.
Value: $210 635. Half Day Closet Consultation Donated by: Christine Bowe Half day closet consultation with Christine Bowe, former Fashion Director of Michael Kors. A ten-year fashion industry veteran, Christine will guide you in editing your closet, putting outfits together, and helping you create the perfect wardrobe!
Value: $250 636. $300 Gift Card to B2bespoke Custom Clothier for Men Donated by: B2Bespoke Custom Clothier
B2bespoke Custom Clothier in Glen Head, NY offers everything a man needs from elegant and stylish clothing, to formal wear and more. Their experienced and professional staff stands behind their top-quality products, and their family-owned and operated company creates a personal shopping atmosphere that is second to none! Enjoy this $300 gift card to B2bespoke Custom Clothier and experience elegant, custom clothing with meticulous hand craftsmanship.
Value: $300 637. $1000 Le Joaillier Gift Card Donated by: Le Joaillier Indulge yourself with a $1000 shopping spree at Le Joaillier Fine Jewelry in Locust Valley, a family owned and operated business, whose true focus is providing its customers with personalized service.
638. Bamboo Clutch and Gift Card to J.McLaughlin Donated by: J. McLaughlin A compact silhouette coupled with bamboo adds unexpected dimension and texture by day or night when you carry this bamboo clutch from J. McLaughlin. This clutch is versatile and classic! In addition, enjoy adding another piece to your wardrobe with a $100 gift card to J.McLaughlin.
Value: $258 639. Fur Scarf and $500 Gift Certificate Donated by: Tsontos Furs Tsontos Furs specializes in custom made and off-the-rack furs, leathers and shearlings. From classic traditional to high fashion, they have a wide selection of furs to compliment any style. Feel toasty warm and fashionable in this beautiful Fur Scarf from Tsontos and enjoy a $500 gift certificate to Tsontos Furs.
Value: $625 640. Wallet and $100 Gift Card to TessaReed Donated by: TessaReed Beautiful wallet plus $100 gift card to TessaReed In Locust Valley.
Value: $125 642. 7 Gemstone Bracelets Donated by: Hong Chen and Jinwei Zhang 7 Gemstone Bracelets
Value: $210 643. 18K Jade Pendant Donated by: Hong Chen and Jinwei Zhang Beautiful 18K Jade Pendant with certificate of authenticity.
Value: $1,500 644. 3 Southern Red Agate Necklaces Donated by: Hong Chen and Jinwei Zhang 3 beautiful Southern Red Agate Necklaces
645. 18K Jade Pendant Donated by: Hong Chen and Jinwei Zhang 18K Jade Pendant with certificate of authenticity.
Value: $500 646. 4 Piece Freshwater Pearl Set Donated by: Hong Chen and Jinwei Zhang 4 Piece Freshwater Pearl Set, which includes a necklace, bracelet, earrings and pin.
701. Book Club with Mrs McLean Donated by: Deborah McLean Calling all book lovers! Mrs. McLean invites a lower school student and his/her interested classmates to spend an engaging afternoon together for a book club discussion like no other. Winning bidder’s child will get to select the book title along with Mrs. McLean for all to read. Sky’s the limit as far as genre - splendid stories of history, fascinating fantasies, and take-me-away tales will all be for their choosing. Pizza and drink will also be included at the event. Place and date for the book club discussion will be mutually agreed upon.
Value: Priceless 703. Lower School Party in the Gym Donated by: Jordan Rouff, Matt Johnson The winning bidder sends all the kids in your child’s grade to the school for a personalized party in the main gym hosted by two physical education teachers from the FA staff. Students will be treated to pizza and activities ranging from dance, sports and tag games. Mutually agreed upon date, after school or evening before the end of the 2019 school year.
Value: Priceless 704. Name a Sandwich Donated by: Flik Independent School Dining Have you child or your whole family have a sandwich named after them for a year. Pastrami on rye with chips, can now be called “The Smith” Or a ham, cheese and tomato can now be “The Emma”
Value: Priceless 705. Upper School Principal for the Day Donated by: Laura and Mark Schoeffel Delight your Upper School student with the news they will have an opportunity to be the Upper School Principal for the Day. They will share duties with Mark Schoeffel, declare a dress-down day and enjoy lunch together!
Value: Priceless 706. An Evening of Literature with the Schoeffel’s Donated by: Laura and Mark Schoeffel At this fun and informal gathering, a group of 12 will meet at a home of your choosing in the Fall of 2019 to discover literature together with longtime English master Mark and his wife, Laura, an editor of fiction and non-fiction. Several literary choices will be offered in advance, and the group will decide what will be read and discussed. The Schoeffel’s will provide drinks and homemade desserts to round out the evening. This is an evening not to be missed!
707. Middle School Principal for the Day! Donated by: Deb Schoman Your child will love to be Principal for the Day with Deb Schoman. He or she will enjoy declaring a dress-down day, sharing Mrs. Schoman’s responsibilities and having lunch with Mrs. Schoman.
Value: Priceless 708. Private Drum Lessons Donated by: Daniel O’Keefe If your child has a passion for percussion, these two 30-minute private drum lessons with FA’s own Daniel O’Keefe will make him or her smile! Whether your child is a novice or has years of experience, these sessions will boost confidence and motivation. Jam on!
Value: Priceless 709. Playdate at ClayNation with FA Teachers Donated by: Jaimee Connors Sara Weinstein Let your child spend time away from the screens and connect with a friend while flexing his or her creativity with this playdate for 2 children at ClayNation with Lower School teachers Jaimee Connors and Sara Weinstein. Your child can paint pottery or canvas, make a mosaic masterpiece or try glass fusion. Clay Nation has all the materials necessary to create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Ices or ice cream to follow in Glen Cove. Mutually agreed upon date in the summer of 2019.
Value: $300 710. Sports Photograph of Your Child Donated by: Al Quackenbush FA’s own Al Quackenbush will photograph your child during an FA team practice or game. Due to the locations of practice and competition, golf and crew are excluded from this offer.
Value: $300 711. Parenting Session with Teacher John Donated by: John Scardina Bring your parenting questions to Teacher John and take advantage of his 40 plus years as a parent and educator to brainstorm ways to make your home a more peaceful place.
Value: Priceless 712. String Lessons with James Liverani Donated by: James Liverani Enjoy a 30-minute string lesson on either guitar, violin, viola, cello or bass with FA’s own James Liverani! 60
713. Two Dozen Custom Made Note Cards Donated by: Kate Madigan Our Lower School Librarian, Kate Madigan has created these note cards that you can use for any occasion. Send a custom designed card to that special someone!
Value: Priceless 714. Birthday Party Cupcakes Donated by: Kristin Minuto If you want truly special, personalized birthday treats, win this Little Classycakes package of two dozen cupcakes created by FAâ€™s own Kristin Minuto! These delicious creations will be custom made to order, gluten free, vegan and organic options available.
Value: Priceless 715. Party Music with Teacher John Donated by: John Scardina Teacher John is known for his eclectic musical style and engaging presentation! Enjoy 2 hours of Party Music with Teacher John Scardina for unique and fun party entertainment!
Value: Priceless 716. Trip to Princeton University Donated by: Paul Hernandez Travel to Princeton University with Friends Academy teacher Paul Hernandez. He will travel with your family to his alma mater and give a private tour along with lunch. This will be a great opportunity to get an insiders look at Princeton! Available dates are: April 13, April 20, May 4 and May 11, 2019.
Value: Priceless 717. Summer Camp Donated by: Friends Academy Summer Camp Your child will enjoy a 4-week enrollment at Friends Academy Summer Camps during the summer of 2019. Enrollment may be in the Summer Explorers (ages 3-7), Summer Academy (ages 8-13) or LIT program (ages 14-15). Includes transportation, lunch and towel service. Optional programs such as academics and some specialty sports/electives are not included.
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801. Personalized Nutritional Counseling from the Celebrated F-Factor Donated by: F-Factor Nutrition Look and feel your best with nutritional counseling from F-Factor Nutrition. This package includes: one-hour initial consultation, body composition analysis, dietary analysis based on 24-hour recall, two-hour education session, client specific eating plan, two 1/2 hour follow-up visits and a signed copy of F- Factor Diet book. New clients only. F-Factor’s approach, the most liberating, scientifically proven approach to weight loss and optimal health, is based on a scientific understanding of anatomy and physiology, which don’t change with the tides of dieting. While other diets come and go, the F-Factor approach has stood the test of time!
Value: $4,100 802. Private Salt Cave Session for 18 Donated by: Roslyn Salt Cave This amazing package is for 18 at the Roslyn Salt Cave for 45 minutes of relaxation. Unique to the Roslyn Salt Cave experience is the living Himalayan salt water cascade. The salt water cascade is designed to pump salt brine at a low steady pace, as the brine gently cascades down, it evaporates and produces a saline vapor effect within the cave. The addition of a living water cascade creates a higher concentration of salt air, similar to the air near flowing water or ocean environments. The water cascade replicates this environment and allows for the absorption of saline by our bodies to strengthen our immune system and help balance PH levels in the body. This one of a kind experience will create a perfect relaxing experience!
Value: $1,000 803. $500 Gift Certificate to Blast Spa Donated by: Michelle and Tim Selby Blast Spa in Great Neck is the North Shore’s newest boutique fitness studio, spa and hair salon, offering the latest fitness classes including Spin, Yoga, TRX, Barre, Pilates and private or group personal training. The spa offers massages, infa-red saunas including a Himalayan salt sauna experience, a full range of hair services and Fasica Blasting.
Value: $500 805. BOUT Boxing Roslyn Experience! Donated by: BOUT Boxing Come and try a punch at the biggest thing to hit the town of Roslyn-BOUT Boxing! Three group classes OR one private training session with the owner, Alek Kucich. Free BOUT hand wraps and glove rental included. Come and enjoy a good sweat, a full-body workout like you’ve never experienced before, in the most fun and comfortable gym environment around!
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806. Cardio Tennis Series 10 Pack from Robbie Wagner Donated by: Robbie Wagner’s Tournament Training Center In this Cardio Tennis Series of 10 sessions, knowledgable and friendly pros will lead you through a series of high-paced drills and games while keeping you moving and energized. The focus is on having a fun group workout where players of all abilities enjoy tennis together while burning calories. Expires 12/31/19.
Value: $440 807. One Year Membership to Hand & Stone Donated by: Jennifer ‘99 and Michael Woods What’s better than a facial or a massage? A year’s worth! Enjoy a 1-year long membership at any location of Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa. You will enjoy an hour massage or facial every month for a year!
Value: $840 808. Three Sessions of Body Contouring Donated by: LT Physical Therapy Three sessions of body contouring from LT Physical Therapy in Syosset through the use of shockwave therapy and pulsed electromagnetic fields. Intended for cellulite and skin tightening (excluding face).
Value: $350 809. Keratin and Haircut at Lauren Lavelle Donated by: Lauren Lavelle LLC Get prepped for a special event or just feel beautiful for fun with this Keratin Treatment and Haircut at Lauren Lavelle Salon in Greenvale.
Value: $350 811. Teeth Whitening for Two Donated by: PDM Family Dental You and a guest will dazzle the world with your brilliant pearly whites after this teeth whitening treatment for 2, including 2 custom sets of whitening trays with 3 zoom whitening gels each. Smile!
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812. Hand & Stone Gift Card Donated by: Patricia Lundy, Hand & Stone Create a luxurious spa experience for yourself with this Gift Card for a facial, a heavenly scented candle, a silky hand cream and a bath kit from Hand & Stone.
Value: $170 813. 1 Month of Unlimited Classes at The Pilates Studio Donated by: The Pilates Studio, Inc. Strengthen your core and create lean muscle with one month of unlimited classes at the Pilates Studio in Glen Cove.
Value: $400 814. Get Ready for Prom or a Girlâ€™s Night Out for 8! Donated by: Blo Blow Dry Bar Get fab in a flash for prom or before a girlâ€™s night out on the town! Think perfectly coifed hair for you and 7 friends at Blo Glen Cove Road. Expires 6/30/19 and excludes weekends. (Highly recommended to book immediately to guarantee the date and time you want, especially if using for prom.)
Value: $360 815. $250 Gift Card to Bandier Donated by: Lisa and Daniel Bystrom Sweat, shop, AND snack with this $250 gift certificate to Bandier Americana, where you can shop a curated collection of fashion-forward activewear from around the world!
Value: $250 816. Deluxe Nail Bundle Donated by: Christine Moskalik Everything you need for dozens of at home manicures with no drying time! Includes vinyl nail wraps, application kit, mini heater and lots of extras!
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817. 4 Classes at The Modern Improvement Club Donated by: The Modern Improvement Club Take 4 classes at the Modern Improvement Club in Syosset. Classes are for women and men of all levels and ages. Their primary fitness offering is Hot Flow Yoga in a perfectly heated and humidified environment, with great music throughout. This sequence burns 600 to 800 calories in just over an hour, while providing a full body, toning, fat burning, detoxifying, cardiovascular workout, including multiple hip openers, core and abdominal exercises. Itâ€™s guaranteed to be different than any yoga, hot yoga or exercise you may have imagined or experienced elsewhere.
Value: $125 819. 1-Hour Facial plus Mani/Pedi at Nubest Salon! Donated by: Nubest Salon and Spa Enjoy a 1-hour facial and a classic manicure and pedicure at Nubest, Long Islandâ€™s premier luxury salon and spa located in Manhasset. Can be used for pampering Tuesday through Thursday excluding holiday weeks, expires spookily on October 31, 2019.
Value: $150 821. Blow Out plus 2 Manicures! Donated by: Natural Nail Lounge, Salon Rock Treat yourself and a friend to a natural manicure and pedicure at Natural Nail Lounge in Syosset, along with a blow out at Salon Rock in East Norwich.
Value: $155 822. 3 Soul Cycle Classes Donated by: Soul Cycle Get your heart pumping and your soul moving in these 3 Soul Cycle classes! These classes are not available at the Hamptons studios and expire 45 days after redemption.
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823. Haircut and Conditioning Treatment at Salon POP Donated by: Salon Pop Get yourself some lustrous locks with a Haircut and Kerastase Express Hair Masque Conditioning Treatment at Salon POP in Greenvale. This opportunity washes away July 5th, 2019.
Value: $100 824. Hair and Makeup Services from Glamsquad Donated by: Jenna Messer Let Glamsquad get you ready for that special event! Whether in your home or office, a Glamsquad professional will blow out your hair and apply your makeup. This can be in NYC, Long Island or wherever you need instant â€œglamâ€?. A basket with a full set of hair products is also included in this package.
Value: $335 825. His & Hers Look and Feel Your Best Donated by: Robin Brielmann This package for 2 includes a relaxing one hour massage followed by a professional in office laser teeth whitening with take home custom trays. A unique experience provided by Locust Valley Massages.
900. SSK Patriot Professional Level Baseball Glove Donated by: SSK Baseball USA The ultimate professional level glove! Designed and crafted with the utmost attention to detail, the SSK PATRIOT glove is sure to help on-field play as well as help show off your country’s pride. It features top grain steerhide leather and leather lacing and is perfect for infielders. Whether you’re gearing up for the World Baseball Classic, or just proud to represent your country, this elite-level red, white and blue glove is the perfect fit for you.
Value: $350 901. Marty Lyons Autographed Football Donated by: Landtek Group, Inc. Make a grab for this football autographed by former pro player and career Jets player, Marty Lyons. Mr. Lyons is a former American college and professional football player who was a defensive tackle in the National Football League for 11 seasons during the 1970s and 1980s. Lyons played college football for the University of Alabama where he earned All-American honors and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2000. Selected in the first round of the 1979 NFL Draft, he played his entire professional career for the NFL’s New York Jets.
Value: $350 902. 1-Hour Private Tennis Lesson Donated by: Glen Head Racquet Club Take a swing at improving your tennis game with a 1- hour private tennis lesson at Glen Head Racquet Club.
Value: $130 903. 3 Hours of Golf Lessons; 10 Hours Golf Simulator Donated by: Milly Vo and Steven Login This package includes 3 hours of golf lessons and 10 hours golf simulator at Golf & Body Huntington. These services are provided in a private environment for improving one’s golf game and working on specific skills with a golf professional. The golf experience features a comfortable temperature controlled bay, state-of-the-art golf simulator with the ability to measure critical ball and club statistics including ball speed, launch angle, club face angle, spin rate, and spin axis. The hitting bay has a high-definition television and high-speed cameras for video analysis. Expires 7/31/19.
904. Noah Syndergaard Autographed Bat Donated by: Heather and Daniel Knopf, Holly and David Katz, Robin ‘83 and Phillip Wachtler Like the hammer of Thor, you can possess this signed Noah Syndergaard autographed bat for your personal collection.
Value: Priceless 905. A Relaxing Way to Spend a Day, or Two! Donated by: The Waterfront Center, East Norwich Bagels, Messina Market Have an amazing weekend on the water with your family! Enjoy breakfast followed by kayaking in Oyster Bay with this package which includes a $25 gift card to Bagel Boss in East Norwich and kayaking for 4 for 1-hour at The Waterfront Center in Oyster Bay. Continue your experience on the water on another day with 2 tickets on the historic schooner the “Christeen” with snacks obtained from Messina Market through a $20 gift card.
950. Golf at Bear’s Club Donated by: Cathy and Charles Dorego Experience the realization of Jack Nicklaus’ vision at the exclusive Bear’s Club in Jupiter, Florida. Enjoy a round of golf for 4 players and lunch at this world-renowned, premier private club, which is home to many of the top PGA players. Golf restricted to Monday-Thursday during the months of October through April. No golf restrictions from May through September. Caddie fees are not included.
Value: Priceless 951. Golf at Friar’s Head Donated by: Jennifer and Brad Marsh Accompanied foursome with host Bradley Marsh for golf and lunch at the highly rated Friar’s Head in Riverhead, New York. Friar’s Head is consistently rated one of the top courses in the US and the world according to Golf Magazine.
Value: Priceless 952. Golf and Lunch at Westhampton Country Club Donated by: Suzanne and Daniel McCooey Accompanied foursome for a round of golf and lunch at Westhampton Country Club. Mutually agreed upon date, weekdays from June until September 2019.
Value: Priceless 953. Foursome at Engineers Country Club Donated by: Engineers Country Club Enjoy an unaccompanied foursome on a Tuesday or Thursday, non-holidays at Engineers Country Club in Roslyn. See what Golf writer George Trevor had to say about the course: “The lure of the Engineers course is difficult to capture in words, but to this writer it will always remain one of the most fascinating of golf courses. The Engineers’ course glorifies the second shot.”
Value: Priceless 954. Golf at Nassau Country Club Donated by: Janet and Frank DellaFera Accompanied Foursome at Nassau Country Club with lunch in the clubhouse. Play your best round of golf at Gold Coast’s premiere golf course. Founded by leading industrialists, the Club was established in 1896 as perhaps the finest golf course of that era. Originally designed by committee members, the world’s leading architects participated in the course’s design. In 2012, the green complexes were rebuilt, giving Nassau some of the finest green surfaces in the country.
955. Golf at Cold Spring Country Club Donated by: Cold Spring Country Club Enjoy an unaccompanied foursome at Cold Spring Country Club in Huntington. Includes lunch at Halfway House or Clubhouse and carts. Does not include caddie fees or alcoholic beverages. Golf play is subject to course availability and restricted to Tuesday afternoon through Thursday, or Saturday and Sunday after 3:00 pm before Memorial Day or after Labor Day.
Value: Priceless 956. Golf at the Creek Club Donated by: Alicia and Rick Scanlon Enjoy an unaccompanied foursome at The Creek Club in Locust Valley. Play is available Tuesday through Friday, from June 15 to September 15, 2019 based on availability. This C.B. Macdonald/Seth Raynor collaboration is a layout that radiates enjoyment rather than frustration. Golf.com calls the Creek’s course “a carnival of breeze-fueled tests that embrace trees, reed-edged marshes and Frost Creek, an inlet of the Sound which gave the club its name.” A beautiful and challenging course that will certainly be a day to remember!
Value: Priceless 957. Golf at Mill River Country Club with Lunch Donated by: Debra and Claudio Del Vecchio Enjoy an accompanied foursome at Mill River Country Club in Oyster Bay with lunch included. This challenging and varied 18-hole golf course touts perhaps the finest practice facility on Long Island including a 300-yard, grass tee driving range, as well as 2 putting and 3 target greens! 2 Holes were rated in the top 18 in Golfing Magazine’s Dream 18 on Long Island! A day not to be missed!
Value: Priceless 958. Golf at Old Westbury Country Club Donated by: Franki and Nishat ‘98 Doshi Unaccompanied foursome on the beautiful and challenging course at Old Westbury Country Club. Lunch at the club is included. Mutually agreed upon date. What makes Old Westbury unique for golfers are the frequent elevation changes in the course, the beauty of the natural terrain and the challenges they both create. The course features three ninehole courses: Woods, Overlook and Blue Grass, each 3550 yards in length.
959. Unaccompanied Foursome at Muttontown Country Club with Lunch Donated by: The Muttontown Club Relax with friends on this unaccompanied foursome at Muttontown Country Club, including a delicious lunch.
Value: Priceless 960. Unaccompanied Foursome with Lunch at Meadowbrook Club Donated by: Kathy and David Gelfand Have a relaxing day off with this unaccompanied foursome at Meadow Brook Club on a weekday. Meadow Brook, designed by Dick Wilson and recently renovated, will provide a challenging test of golf. Lunch included, caddies at winner’s expense.
Value: Priceless 961. Accompanied Foursome at Maidstone Club with Lunch Donated by: Isobel and Struan Coleman An accompanied round of golf at Maidstone Club will be the most memorable round you’ll ever play. Built in 1891, this course is rated in Golf Magazine’s Top 100 courses in the country and the ocean views are spectacular. Lunch at the beach will round off this perfect day at Maidstone. Mutually agreed upon date.
1001. Shadow a Surgeon Donated by: Carole and Andrew Bates Shadow Friends Academy parent, Dr. Andrew Bates, for the day and gain the opportunity to see live abdominal/ weight loss surgeries at Stony Brook University Hospital. This experience is for High School Juniors and Seniors.
Value: Priceless 1002. 1 - Week at S & L Aerospace Metals LLC Donated by: Ling and Jerry Wang S&L Aerospace Metals, LLC was founded in 1947 in Brooklyn, NY. The main business was producing bicycle parts. Throughout the 1950’s the focus has changed to small precision parts for the defense industry. During the late 1960’s and early 1970’s S&L became a leading supplier of hydraulic assemblies to Grumman Aerospace. This was closely followed by an expansion into Sikorsky Aircraft. Today customers include Boeing, Goodrich, Messier-Dowty, Parker California, Parker Michigan, Helicopter Support, Raytheon, Sikorsky Aircraft, Moog and all US Government agencies. S&L employs 100 people, it has a over 100,000 square foot manufacturing space and is considered one of the premier Hydraulic manufacturers in the United States. Internship can be geared to business and or engineering.
Value: Priceless 1003. Shadowing Opportunity at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Donated by: Lisabeth and Derek Harris Is your child considering a career in finance? Here is the perfect opportunity to see what it is like to work on Wall Street. Spend a day in an equity research and trading department at Bank of America Merrill Lynch with FA parent Derek Harris. Your child’s experience would likely include the following: Attending “Morning Meeting,” which highlights daily investment ideas with equity salespeople; touring the Equity and Fixed Income trading floor; meeting recent college graduates now employed in equity research and learning from their experiences; discussing a roadmap to securing an internship during college years at financial institutions; and having lunch with the Head of Global Product Management and Research Portfolios. This great opportunity is available to FA Upper School students and recent graduates. Mutually agreed upon date.
Value: Priceless 1004. Shadow an Anesthesiologist Donated by: Neera Tewari and Vineet Gambhir Spend a day in the operating room at Stony Brook University Medical Center shadowing an Anesthesiologist. The student will be able to see what is is like to be in the peri-operative environment. Depending on the day chosen the surgeries could include robotic procedures, pediatric surgery or plastic surgery. This unique opportunity is open to High School Junior and Seniors only.
1005. Shadowing Experience at Cemtrex Labs Donated by: Cemtrex Labs Cemtrex Labs is pleased to offer a one-week shadowing experience that will blow your child’s mind! This creative technology lab company is at the forefront of the digital world for clients who are ready to take their businesses to the next level. Working with a team of architects, animators, creative directors, engineers and designers, CemtrexLabs creates digital applications from concept, research, design, and prototype through implementation. Your child will have the extraordinary opportunity to shadow Lucky Gobindram, FA ’04 and Ash Gobindram, FA ’03, at CemtrexLabs’ offices in Union Square in NYC. He or she will be a “fly on the wall,” attending meetings with staff and clients, and will gain a deeper understanding of the work that is being done at CemtrexLabs. This shadowing experience is available to FA Upper School students and recent graduates. Mutually agreed upon dates. For more information about CemtrexLabs visit https:www.cemtrex.com/.
Value: Priceless 1006. One Hour Digital Media Lesson Donated by: Digital Drew This lesson is geared towards teaching people how to use social and digital platforms effectively such as Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn. Popular lesson topics have been how to write and optimize a LinkedIn profile, how to schedule posts for Instagram and Facebook, how to read analytics and metrics in platforms such as Google Analytics and more. The other important part of the lesson is that it can be done in-person or over video chat, so the winner selected can be anywhere in the world.
1050. “Bubble” by acclaimed artist JoJo Anavim Donated by: JoJo Anavim Blurring the line between mass consumerism and fine art, NYC based artist Jojo Anavim has established his body of work stemming from a background in consumer marketing and brand development. Previously a creative consultant for brands such as W Hotels, and Universal Music Group, Anavim crossed over to fine art in 2013. His work continually employs rich and vibrant color palates, vintage ephemera, alongside subversive and playful imagery paying homage to contemporary art greats such as Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns. Anavim’s artworks are part of permanent collections in museums and hotels around the globe - including Dream’s Downtown and Midtown Hotel, New York, NY; Coca-Cola Archives Museum, Atlanta, GA; New York Yankees City Seats Collection, New York, NY; and Surf Lodge Hotel, Montauk, NY. Anavim is also recognized for his commissions for NBA players, business moguls and top-charting musicians. Anavim’s work has been covered by global media publications including The New York Times, New York Post, Business Insider and Forbes - all highlighting the success of his career. Bubble (2019) Collage and acrylic on canvas 30”x30”
Value: $8,500 1051. “Love” Original painting by Hulbert Waldroup Donated by: Hulbert Waldroup Hulbert Waldroup is an artist residing in New York City, whose work is inspired by his incredible experiences and travel that has taken him around the world. Waldroup’s work is in the private collections of celebrities such as Quentin Tarantino, Whoopi Goldberg and John Sally. 3D painting of a bird’s eye view of the word “Love” 36” x 48” (2019)
Value: $2,500 1052. “Frost Hall” Original Artwork by the Kindergarten Students Donated by: Jen Madden, Liz Servino Enjoy this original piece of artwork created by the Kindergarten students. The theme of this collaboration was inspired by the Quaker testimonies. Every child participated in the making of this special project. Tempera on Canvas 23” x 24” (2019)
1053. “Wear Sunscreen” Donated by: Denis Leon This Mixed Media Aerial Drone Photograph on Canvas with resin and applied crushed glass with 3D custom painted umbrellas was created by artist and photographer Denis Leon in 2019. Measures 48” x 48”
Value: $5,000 1054. Individual Portrait in Oil by Richard James Cook Donated by: Richard James Cook Richard James Cook, an American portrait painter, will create a color study in oil paint of a single person for you to treasure for years to come. Cook is a renowned portrait artist whose museum quality fine art has been commissioned by Presidents, CEOs, college deans and military figures. As his website states, “clients liken his light and color oil portraits to John Singer Sargent, a master artist and painter with a stroke of genius.” Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to enjoy a museum quality work in your home! Size of portrait is 16” x 12”.
Value: $900 1055. Botticelli Studio Session and Canvas Portrait Donated by: Botticelli Portraits Capture your family as never before with a hand-crafted portrait for your home from Botticelli Portrait Photography Studio in Huntington! They specialize in newborn photography and family portraits. Working with a sensitive and unique style to create emotionally heartwarming portraits makes a Botticelli Portrait instantly recognizable. They artistically enhance every portrait by hand to give you the detail of a photograph with the artistry of a painting. Enjoy this 1 studio session and 10 x 10 portrait on canvas from Botticelli Studio! It will be a conversation piece that you will treasure!
Value: $1,000 1056. Custom Oil Portrait on Canvas Donated by: Angela Classi Capture a memory forever in a one-of-a-kind piece of art! Angela Classi will transform your favorite photograph into a custom canvas painting. Just provide the photo, and you’ll be amazed to see the result! Size can be either 8”x10” or 11”x14”.
1057. “Tulip Portrait” Framed Limited Edition Giclee Print Donated by: Abbey Weir Framed limited edition giclee print on archival paper by FA Alum, Abby Youngs Weir. Weir is a contemporary painter based on the North Shore of Long Island. Weir has had a lifelong appreciation and profound respect for the natural world, which is evident in her work. Weir graduated from Cornell University’s School of Fine Arts and worked at the Pollock-Krasner Foundation. Weir currently lives in Locust Valley, NY working full time in her studio painting local landscapes and botanicals. 13” x 13” framed (2017).
Value: $150 1058. “Cultivation” a Mixed Media Original Work Donated by: Rebekah El-Gamal A sculptor with a preference for mixed media, Rebekah El-Gamal curates different materials to create a polished and modern story. Awed and inspired at an impressionable age by artist and naturalist Andy Goldsworthy, El-Gamal went on to study art history and obtain a BA in Fine Art. The Dada movement, surrealism, and Pop Art have been major influences as well as the originality and thrill of street art. Presently, El-Gamal is working with high fired clay pieces that she creates repititiously by hand before working on a background with acrylic, spray paints and other materials. In the 3rd stage the clay pieces are placed in a 2 part resin to cure. Measures 50” x 31” (2019).
Value: $2,800 1059. Custom Pet Portrait Donated by: Luis Ramos ‘85 Capture your pet’s personality with a beautiful, hand-crafted, renaissance-era inspired work of art created by Fine Artist and Friends Academy Alum, Luis Ramos. Working with the artist, your unique painting will be created from photographs. Package includes (1) 8.5-inch x 10-inch oil on canvas painting of 1 animal. Please visit www.petcasso.com for more information or find the artist on Instagram.
Value: $1,000 1060. “Bermuda” Original Artwork by Bettina Clermont Donated by: Bettina Saad Original Artwork by Bettina Saad, FA parent. Bermuda (2017) Photo on Acrylic 30”x45”
Value: $1,200 76
1061. “An Oyster” Original Watercolor and Gouache on Paper Donated by: Rebecca Lawton Flatters Rebecca Lawton Flatters, a Friends Academy parent, was born in Los Angeles, California and educated on the East Coast. Long Island has been home since 2004. She has two degrees in art history and has worked in museums, galleries, and as a studio assistant. While most of her work is conceptual, she has recently taken an interest in the flora and fauna of her beautiful adopted home, which is so different from her native Southern California. Living in Oyster Bay has left her thinking of oysters rather too much! Original Watercolor and Gouache on Paper 9” x 12”
Value: $500 1062. “Magic Hour” Original Painting by Christine D’Addario Donated by: Christine D’Addario Christine D’Addario is an award-winning artist who lives on Long Island, NY. She graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree and served as Art Director for the legendary music accessory business D’Addario & Company, Inc. After the birth of her twin girls she decided to pursue her lifelong passion of fine art. Christine’s extreme love of art and the ocean are combined in her exploration of coastal oil paintings. The realistic style of her work inspires awe with intricate details, and harmony with radiant color. Her paintings are meant to evoke a feeling of light and hope within the viewer by illuminating the positive qualities that both nature and art have to offer. Her work has been viewed in many fine art shows and publications such as American Art Collector Magazine, and is part of the permanent collection at the exclusive Piping Rock Club. She has the high honor of serving as an alternate Juror for the historic Salmagundi Art Club in NYC and was selected for the Board of Trustees for the Art League of Long Island. She is a member of many art organizations, galleries, museums and has private collectors throughout the world. Magic Hour Oil on Canvas 18” x 18” (2019)
Value: $1,350 1063. “Elephant in Black and White”’ Donated by: Nicky Pratt This one of a kind custom photo taken by FA parent and photographer Nicky Pratt is mounted on metal, ready to hang. Outgoing and adventurous, Nicky has had a passion for photography for over 40 years. Largely self-taught, she has immersed herself in the craft through photography books, work-shops and paying attention to photographers she has met along the way. Photograph mounted on metal 24”x 48” (2019)
Value: $600 77
1064. “Two Zebras” Original Photograph Donated by: Nicky Pratt This one of a kind custom photo taken by Photographer Nicky Pratt is mounted on metal, ready to hang. Outgoing and adventurous, Nicky has had a passion for photography for over 40 years. Largely self-taught, she has immersed herself in the craft through photography books, work-shops and paying attention to photographers she has met along the way. Photograph mounted on metal 24” x 36” (2019) 24”x 36” (2019)
Value: $600 1065. Baby Buddha Foot Sculpture Donated by: Amy Xu and Xiao Song Yang Baby Buddha Foot by Amy Xu Yang
Value: $1,500 1066. Three Abstract Art Pieces Donated by: Gabriella Triana Three abstract art pieces crafted with epoxy resin and alcohol inks.
Value: $300 1067. Original Watercolor by Steven Vands Donated by: Images & Details Original Watercolor by Steven Vands
Value: $225 1068. Original Framed Watercolor Painting by Melissa Hyatt Donated by: Melissa Hyatt Original Framed Watercolor Painting by Melissa Hyatt
1069. “My Beauty” Limited Edition Woodcut Print on Paper by Li Wang Donated by: Li Wang Li Wang studied at the Tianjin Academy of Fine Arts and is currently the Deputy Director of the Printmaking Department. Since 2008, his work has been acquired by the Shanghai Art Museum, the National Museum of Art in China, the Museum of the Luxun Academy of Fine Arts, and has been exhibited in Art Fairs in Beijing, Hong Kong and Tokyo. “My Beauty” 7.87” x 13” woodcut print on paper (2015) Edition number 7/50
Value: $1,000 1070. Choose One of three Original Works by Bauhaus artist Werner Drewes Donated by: Katrina and John Steel As the art world celebrates the 100th anniversary of the modernist Bauhaus movement all over the world -- this is an opportunity to own your very own piece of art by a renowned Bauhaus artist. With a presence in museums and galleries all around the world, Werner Drewes was a German born and bred American artist who studied in the 1920s at the Bauhaus Weimar and Dessau under such Masters as Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Ludwig Mies van Der Rohe and others. In New York, Drewes taught fine arts at Columbia University and helped design the 1939 World’s Fair building. Today, his work can be seen in museums and galleries all around the world. Before passing in 1985, an exhibit of his work filled half of the first floor of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, DC. Today, the Smithsonian Archives house a complete collection of his prints (including those featured today) as well as all of his personal papers, notebooks, sketch pads and correspondence. Choose one of three original prints. “The Green Moon” (1973) 9”x11”, with mat 27”x20” “Open Construction” (1977) 16.25”x11”, with mat, 25” x 19.5” “Caught in a Web” (1974) 15.75” x 11”, with mat 26”x 20”
Value: $1,950 1071. Original Painting by Annie Shaver Crandell Donated by: Annie Shaver-Crandell “Oak Tree, Planting Fields” (2014) 12” x 12”
1072. Photo Print “Buddha Project” by Josh Bulriss Donated by: Josh Bulriss Josh Bulriss has made a name for himself as a talented photographer in the art world with his “Buddha Project” as he travels to locations around the world capturing different cultural and rare Buddha statues. Photo Print on Canvas 18”x24” (2019)
Value: $225 1073. “Trapped” from the Window Series Donated by: Chenyi Sun “Trapped” from the Window Series 27x42
Value: $3,000 1074. “Lips” by Julia Ryan Donated by: Julia Ryan Julia Ryan is a New York based oil painter who explores portraiture and objects through colorful cropped compositions. Julia’s work originates from an original photo reference which is then manipulated to create ultimate contrast and saturation. The paintings are meant to read as realistic from afar, yet have evidence of the artist’s hand from up close. Julia draws influence for her large scale paintings from pop art and hyperrealism. Her work is featured in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas as well as the Palms Hotel & Casino and has been internationally shown. Julia received her BFA degree from the University of Southern California Roski School of Art and Design in May 2017. Oil on Canvas with Crystals 20”x 30” (2019)
Value: $500 1075. “Undulate” by Jenna Krypell Donated by: Jenna Krypell Studio Jenna Krypell is a sculptor and painter from New York. Through studying design and painting at Syracuse University, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Krypell developed an extensive and diverse portfolio of multimedia works. Now, part of the emerging New York Street Art Scene, Jenna’s paintings and sculptures have been displayed in Art Basel Miami 2017, Universal Music Group Grammys Party, Centre-fuge Public Art Project, Cycle 22, The World Trade Center, and other private events. Jenna’s recent features in The NY Times, Vice News and Newsday, are just some examples of how well her work has been received in the NYC art world. Undulate (2019) Vertical Sculpture, MDF, Resin, Enamel 50” x 12”
Value: $3,500 80
Browse this year's Silent and Live Auction items in our 27th Friends Academy Dinner & Auction Journal.
Published on Mar 29, 2019
Browse this year's Silent and Live Auction items in our 27th Friends Academy Dinner & Auction Journal.