Quest Ball 2021 Program

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LIVE STREAM AUCTION 03 / 13 / 2021 | 6:30PM SILENT AUCTION MARCH 8-14 /questball For questions, email

Dear Friends, Thank you for joining Valley Christian Schools for our 7th Annual Quest Ball and Auction! Each year, this event is the cornerstone of the Extend the Gift Office’s annual fund-raising work and a beloved Valley Christian Tradition. For 60 years, God has shown his love and faithfulness to the VCS Community through countless challenges. This year will no doubt go down in history as one of the greatest challenges our school has faced. Still, the Quest for Excellence Continues, because of you! Last year, despite the pandemic preventing our 2020 Quest Ball, our community stepped up in big ways to support our students. That support for our WARRIOR FUND made a significant impact and provided resources that were needed to adapt and support our students this year. Because of our Youth with Promise financial aid, almost 400 kids, who could not have otherwise attended VCS, were able to receive the financial aid needed to continue their education at Valley this year. What an incredible difference that has made for these students! Despite the countless challenges of this year, our kids are truly receiving one of the best educational experiences that exist right now. The pandemic brought so much to a halt, but it did not stop the Quest for Excellence. Our parents, teachers, staff, and children, by God’s grace, have truly pursued excellence in all things this year. I hope tonight gives you a small glimpse of the many wonderful things happening in our community. It’s the incredible and supportive community of parents, alumni, teachers, and friends who make all of this possible. For the last 6 decades, countless people have given their finances, prayers, talents, and time to Extend the Gift of Christian Education and build Valley Christian into the exceptional school it is today. As the name suggests, the Quest Ball’s purpose is to fund the programs that make Valley Christian School’s Quest for Excellence a reality. The money raised tonight will go to the WARRIOR FUND, which provides financial support to VCS’ A3 curriculum (Academic Achievement, Artistic Beauty, and Athletic Distinction), faculty and staff compensation, and our financial aid program, Youth with Promise. Your contributions tonight and throughout the year are the backbone of the quality, Christ centered education that VCS is able to provide each and every student. It is the type of education that produces Warriors: tomorrow’s leaders properly equipped to serve God and family while positively impacting their communities and the world. Thank you for your support; it is you that makes our ability to Extend the Gift of Christian education a reality. You truly are making a difference, and your support is greatly appreciated. Sincerely, Christi Stockhaus, Director of Advancement 3

QUEST BALL CHECKLIST How to Prepare for Quest Ball

VCS is moving our annual Quest Ball to a new virtual space! As you can imagine, there are many moving parts to make this event a success, not least of which is getting you, our attendees, properly on-boarded. Let’s ensure you have your technology ready so you can focus on having a fun evening! Here are the a few steps to check off your list!

STEP 1 Register for BidPal 1. To get BidPal on your phone, text Questball2021 to 243-725. You will receive a welcome message with a link to register your account. 2. To get BidPal on your laptop, click here or visit 3. Follow the prompted instructions from BidPal to register your BidPal account.

STEP 2 Update Google Chrome (Ticketed Guests Only) 1. Our virtual event platform works best with the current version of Google Chrome Browser. For Update Instructions - click here or visit


STEP 3 Set-Up Your Watch Experience View the Live Stream

• Visit | VCS.NET/QUESTBALL • On, click on the button that says the following:

1. Quest Ball Ticket Attendees (ticketed guests) For the best viewing experience, watch the live stream event on your Smart TV or laptop or use AppleTV, Roku, etc., to launch the YouTube app. We recommend using (3) devices if possible. • TV to watch the live stream (see instructions above). • Laptop to access the virtual event room. • Mobile Phone to bid on auction items. 2. Quest Ball Viewers (no ticket needed) For the best viewing experience, watch the live stream event on your Smart TV or laptop or use AppleTV, Roku, etc., to launch the YouTube app. BONUS! Home network acting a bit sluggish? Take a look at our help desk article on ways to optimize your home Internet connection to have a great Virtual Quest Ball experience! Click here - or visit

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SPECIAL ACKNOWLEDGMENTS A special thank you to all of our Corporate and Table Sponsors!

VIP SPONSORSHIPS Double Diamond - $20,000 Filice

Diamond - $10,000 The Hatlo Porter Family | Chegg Brandy Brager | NTS Eric Phelps | Phelps & Cohen

Platinum - $5,000 Daniel Osuna | OSD Construction Carter Baldwin Jerry Merza Steve McMinn

Gold - $2,000 DoorDash Joseph George Wines 20Twenty Cheese Bar Dr. Cliff E. Daugherty Dave Erisman



Dee Dee Kiesow, Quest Ball’s 2021 Auctioneer

Speaker* Trainer*Mentor*Coach and Professionally Trained Auctioneer for Nonprofit Fundraising Dee Dee Kiesow is a 5th Generation Santa Clara County native and lifelong Rainmaker for Good. She is an internationally recognized and award-winning fundraiser. Netting over $10 million annually for nonprofit organizations, she has served in a variety of roles such as Founder, Executive Director Major Gifts Officer, and professionally trained Auctioneer. Her unique branded system “gets money out of people who do not want to give money” with the “Joyful Ask Formula” and “Six Figure Fundraising Mindset and Secrets.” Dee Dee is a sought-after keynote speaker and pod-caster for her unique branded system of “Raising money without asking for a dime.” Her trainings and talks serve from The Association of Fundraising Professionals to The National Auctioneers Association. Clients range from all over the United States and her systems are being used in the U.S. as well as Nova Scotia, London, and Zurich. HAVE AN EVENT? NEED AN AUCTIONEER? Reach Out! Dee Dee Kiesow, Award winning Fundraiser Principal, BAS, PRI (408) 674-0333 Silicon Valley, CA 95128 Six-Figure Fundraising, Click here to see how! or visit 7

A Special Thank You to Our Wonderful Partners to Bring Our “VIP and Table Experiences”

20Twenty Wine and Cheese Bar

If you missed the Charcuterie Boards, be sure to visit 20Twenty Wine and Cheese Bar in downtown Willow Glen for their 20 beers & twenty wines on draft, ever-changing cheese menu, and thoughtful small plates. 1389 Lincoln Ave San Jose, CA 95125

Premium Wine Underwritten By Joseph George Fine Wines

A special thank you to Joseph George Wines for supplying the white wine selection for our VIPs!

Joseph George Savignon Blanc

2018 yielded a great vintage for us and this Yountville Sauvignon Blanc shows it. Perfect ripeness, passion fruit and fig with a wonderful crisp acidity.

Premium Wines from Joseph George

Be sure to visit Joseph George Wines near VCES at 1559 Meridian Ave to get your special VCS discount now through March 18. The following wines are available this week March 8-14, 2021 to our VCS Community at 25% off! • Rom Bauer Carneros Chardonnay • FarNiente Chardonnay • Belle Glos Pinot Noir

• Duckhorn Merlot • Silver Oak Cabernet (Napa Valley) • KK Lateral Red Blend

1559 Meridian Ave San Jose CA 95125 8

IN APPRECIATION OF ALL OUR QUEST BALL COMMITTEE MEMBERS For the last 7 years, Jen LaBarbera and Cheryl Brashears have phenomenally led the Quest Ball since its inception. VCS is incredibly grateful for their vision, service, and leadership. While they have stepped down from that role, this year’s event could never be a success without the incredible legacy that they have built the previous six years. Jen and Cheryl, and all of the volunteers over the past years, thank you! This year, VCS staff and parents came together to ensure Quest Ball continued, even in this challenging year. While its certainly not the same, we are so thankful to be here tonight supporting our students, together. A BIG Thank you for the Quest Ball Team, made up of VCS staff and parents, who worked extra hard in a crazy year and adapted at every turn.

Extend the Gift Team (Development) Christi Stockhaus, Director of Advancement Mark DeLuca Chris Ivy Barbara Kovach

Davis Gunter

Auctioneer Dee Dee Kiesow, Six-Figure Fundraising

Amazing Parents!

Parents worked countless hours to pull together an amazing auction despite this crazy year and were wonderful supports to our team. Many more parents helped distribute and deliver our watch kits, donated auction items, and gave their prayers, time, and energy to pull this all off. Thank you! Carolyn Cocanour Nabila Haq Diana Matheou

Keri Sponseller Rikki Hanna

Natalina Kinnis

Marketing and Communications Kim Ellefsen, Director of Marketing Meg Fletcher Matt Ross Maegan Collett


Robert Rubino Mike Annab, Director of Technology

Judi Fuller

Iain Roush Jeremy Cunningham


Chloe Diepenbrock

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 6:30 Virtual Check-In (Ticketed Guests Only) Pre-Event Slideshow & Countdown to Live Stream

7:00 Welcome - Dr. Clifford E. Daugherty & Chase Wiggins “‘A3 at Valley Christian Schools” Video Video Production - Matt Ross Welcome from Extend the Gift Christi Stockhaus, Director of Advancement & Dee Dee Kiesow, Auctioneer

7:15 Live Auction Dee Dee Kiesow, Six-Figure Fundraising Door Prize Drawing #1

7:30 Youth with Promise Stand Up for Valley’s Kids

7:45 Recognition of the 2020-21 “Teachers of the Year” introduced by the Valley Christian School principals. Elementary School presented by Gabe Guven Samantha Elliot

Junior High School presented by Brian Clemons Eric Maxwell

High School presented by Mark Lodewyk Jennifer Ortiz

7:50 “Sauce Up for Valley” Hot Sauce Challenge 3 Principals - 5 Incredibly Hot Sauces All For A Great Cause! Final Raffle Drawing Prize

7:55 Closing Announcements & Thank You’s Keep Bidding! Silent Auction Closes Sunday, March 14, 8pm Closing Slideshow

8:00 After-Party Begins in “QB Virtual Event Room!” (Ticketed Guests Only)


STAND UP FOR VALLEY’S KIDS “Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.” ~ Philippians 2:4 This is the opportunity to change a student’s life! Stand Up for Valley’s Kids is a very important function of the WARRIOR FUND, and the Quest Ball that supports it. The fund raises money for Valley Christian Schools’ Youth with Promise financial assistance program. Last year, Youth with Promise made it possible for almost 400 students to attend Valley Christian Schools. Without financial assistance, these student recipients could not attend Valley Christian Schools or benefit from the opportunities it affords. Youth with Promise not only ensures socio-economic diversity in our schools, it also changes lives. Tonight you will have an opportunity to give a direct donation to Youth with Promise. All funds raised during Stand Up for Valley’s Kids will be earmarked specifically for this program and the students whose lives it will change. Getting involved is simple. When prompted, you will simply donate to the level you choose on our BidPal Site - Click Here or (visit and find the donate button). It is a virtual representation of our commitment to these families and the generosity of our community supporting them. All donations are celebrated, as the power of this event is everyone working together to support our students, not just those who are able to donate at the highest levels. Donations start at $100. When the level reaches your desired contribution amount simply donate to our webpage. Should anyone wish to donate at a level of $25,000 or more, these funds will be used towards supporting 100% of the education costs for one of the students in our public/private school partnership, Junior University. These students will be carefully selected from a list facilitated by our public school partners in conjunction with San Jose’s Breakthrough organization. They will be students who are deemed to have the characteristics necessary for success at Valley Christian Schools, but who would not be able to attend without 100% support. This is the opportunity to truly change a child’s life and, as a bonus, your own. Please join us in what has become one of the most special moments of the Quest Ball. 11

“SAUCE UP FOR VALLEY” CHALLENGE A special thank you to all of our Corporate and Table Sponsors!


VISIT | VCS.NET/QUESTBALL Watch The Challenge & Donate



LIVE AUCTION Item 25 Two Night Stay in Paso Robles Villa and Wine Tasting Experience Enjoy this elegant, spacious 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath wine country villa with picturesque views and walking distance to downtown Paso Robles. The perfect balance of feeling far away from everything in the quiet neighborhood, while staying close enough to enjoy the local restaurants, tasting rooms and shops. Watch deer pass by in the morning and enjoy the sunrise on the multi-level deck. While in Paso Robles, enjoy a tasting and culinary experience for 4 guests at DAOU Family Estates. Savor the sights and sounds of DAOU Mountain as you and three guests experience a tour of the Estate, a tasting of some of the most coveted wines and culinary creations from their Estate Chef. Hosted by a Senior Wine Educator, this will be an experience you and your friends will cherish. DAOU Family Estates requires 48 Hour Notice. The villa sleeps 10 comfortably. Blackout dates: Holiday Weekends Airbnb - #4754123 UBzmd7V9p7ZT6XlF&guests=1&adults=1

Donated By: Ryan & Denise Shaw, DAOU Family Estates


LIVE AUCTION Item 26 The Total BBQ Package Complete with Step by Step Instruction Winner will receive a complete, hand selected BBQ set-up including a Green Mountain Grill Smoker and equipment to prepare a full beef brisket. Included in the package, Tim Bowers (an award winning competition BBQ team member) will guide you through your first brisket cook via Zoom. He will fully coach you through the process of preparation, trimming, BBQing, and presentation of a beef brisket. Items Included: • Prime Daniel Boone Wood Fired Pellet Grill by Green Mountain Grills • Premium Gold Blend - 100% Pure Hardwood Pellets • ThermoPen Mk4 Instant-read Thermometer • The SpitJack Magnum Meat Injector Gun - Complete Kit

• Cambro - Top Loading Catering Box • Victorinox Swiss Army Cutlery Fibrox Pro Curved Cimeter Knife • Brisket Injection • Brisket Rub • Cutting Board • Apron

Additional Details: All items have been hand selected by Tim based on his use and experiences with these products. Tim Bowers has been a member of the PTPF at the Elementary Campus for 5 years. He has barbequed several times for the Teacher’s Appreciation Lunch. Donated By:

Tim Bowers


LIVE AUCTION Item 27 Virtual Cooking Experience with Celebrity Chef Your VIP cooking event will be led by Chef Dan Kluger, a James Beard award winner and owner of NYC hot spots - Loring Place and Penny Bridge. Included in this package is a 75-minute virtual cooking class with Chef Dan and a gift basket that includes an autographed copy of Chef Dan’s latest cookbook, two bottles of premium wine to enjoy with your meal, a $150 Instacart gift card to get the items you need for your virtual cooking class, and a few fun cooking gadgets thrown in - to get you started. Auction winner to decide on main course to prepare with the Chef, based on recipes in the cookbook. Date to be determined based on the availability of the auction winner and Chef Dan Kluger.

Donated By: The Hatlo Porter Family


LIVE AUCTION Item 28 Amazing South Lake Tahoe - 1 Week Stay For up to 10 People This unique, newly renovated, high-end home located in the fantastic Montgomery Estates, in South Lake Tahoe, is the perfect spot for a family vacation getaway. Gather around the living room with some hot chocolate after a long day of skiing. Turn on the fireplace and get competitive over some board games. Feel free to bring your favorite DVD’s and play your favorite movies on the flat screen TV. Or head downstairs to the game room and take advantage of the pool table, 2nd TV and mini fridge. The gourmet kitchen is well equipped with stainless steel appliances and a stone island. There is both a Keurig machine and a standard drip coffee pot. Enjoy cooking breakfast in the comfort of your own home and gather around the dining table for 8. Enjoy outdoor dining on the deck and grill up burgers on the BBQ. Below the deck, take a warm soak in the hot tub after a long drive up the mountains. There are plenty of hiking trails and Lake Tahoe is only a few miles away! Take a short 10 minute drive to the Heavenly Resort or the state line where the casinos are located. There are also plenty of good restaurants to eat out at in the vicinity and grocery stores if you would prefer to eat in. The options are simply endless. Week needs to be taken within 1 year of the auction and is subject to availability. Blackout dates include: 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years

Donated By: Steve Clode


LIVE AUCTION Item 29 Case of Wine and Private Wine Tasting in Geyserville for 6 People The winner will receive a case of twelve bottles of top-tier wine from the Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Sonoma County. These are wines crafted by the winery owners to represent the best of Sonoma County. Each wine has a unique story, from the wine named after Archimedes, one the greatest minds of all time, to a wine honoring a marriage partner of fifty years, a wine made for the 92nd Academy Awards, and a wine label designed by Dean Tavoularis, artistic director for The Godfather film. Included is a 3 liter bottle of Francis Coppola Claret that will make a great display for your cellar! Enjoy the wines and then visit the Francis Ford Coppola Winery in Geyserville, California for a six-person seated, outdoor tasting. Wine Tasting at Francis Ford Coppola Winery = Expires 1 Year from Auction

Donated By: Gordon Wang


LIVE AUCTION Item 30 Sushi Party for 20 People in Your Home For the past nine years, Sushi Randy, as he is known in the business, has changed the way the Bay Area enjoys sushi. When Sushi Confidential opened in downtown Campbell 2012, Randy Musterer brought his personal flair to this edible art form. By focusing on a fun, engaging atmosphere along with daring taste combinations, Randy has brought sushi to the public for a truly unique dining experience. With a second location in downtown San Jose, as well as concession pop-ups (pre-pandemic) at Shoreline Amphitheater and SAP Center/Shark Tank, Sushi Confidential is reaching even more Bay Area sushi lovers. Randy taught himself how to make sushi as a college student, then trained with first a Korean sushi chef, then a Japanese chef in the evenings, all while working as a Cancer Research Scientist for 17 years. Randy’s background in cancer research and infectious diseases has unknowingly put himself in a great position to help his restaurants and others pivot and plan accordingly during the COVID-19 pandemic. By combining his outgoing personality and passion for educating others with the artistry of sushi making, Randy has been able to channel his vision for Sushi Confidential into an award winning restaurant, with catering, corporate and sushi-making classes available for those who want to go further in their sushi adventures. Sushi Randy will prepare a Sushi Party in your home for up to 20 people. There is no Expiration Date on this item. Sushi Randy is donating his time and talent for this wonderful event. VCS will cover the cost of basic food for this, and all additional proceeds will go to the VCS Warrior Fund.

Donated By: Sushi Confidential


FEATURED ITEMS 102 Starry, Starry Night Enjoy an evening of stargazing at the VCS Observatory. Your group will explore the night sky utilizing the Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope to discover the celestial wonders of the heavens. Available for a group of up to six people for 2 hours and personally guided by Astronomy Research Instructor, Faith Stults. Donated By: Valley Christian Schools

103 Fabulous 6 Night Stay - Incline Village Lake Tahoe Home Relaxation comes naturally at this newly remodeled 4BR/4.5BA home tucked in the treetops. Featuring over 4,000 square feet of open-concept design across three stories. This incredible, family-friendly hideaway boasts a stunning chef’s kitchen with stunning ravine views, newly updated wet bar, game room with a pool table and access to 2 decks, as well as unparalleled outdoor space and panoramic view. This home features five decks built around towering pine trees! Interior highlights include vaulted wood-beam ceilings, new flooring, multiple fireplaces, several large screen TVs, and Sonos sound system. Located in lovely Incline Village. Primary suite: king bed, TV, en-suite bathroom with a double vanity and walk-in shower, walk in closet. Second bedroom: queen bed, balcony access, vaulted ceilings, en-suite bathroom, forest views on 3 sides. Third bedroom: queen bed, twin-over-twin bunk bed, balcony access, en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower and forest view. Fourth bedroom: queen bed, twin-over-twin bunk bed. Fourth bathroom: tub/shower combination Half bathroom Max. Occupancy: 10 Guests Choose 6 consecutive nights within these dates: May 10-17, 2021 June 3-12, 2021 Sept 7-14, 2021 Donated By: VCS Alumni Family


FEATURED ITEMS 104 Enjoy a 2-Night Stay at Pine Mountain Lake 2-night stay in a 3 bedroom/2bathroom cabin located in the beautiful Pine Mountain Lake community in Groveland Ca. 26-Miles from the North entrance to Yosemite National Park. Enjoy everything that outdoor living has to offer: lake, pool, golf course, hiking, and fishing. Cleaning fee included. If you scroll down to bottom of website and go to Property Search, the cabin can be found under 05-203 Aubrey’s Nest. There is an availability calendar on the page. The winner can pick any 2-days - within 1year of the Auction, Excluding Holidays. Donated By: Tony and Lizette Santos

105 Sequoia Aerial Adventure for 2 Get ready for the Ultimate Redwood Adventure! Traverse rope and timber obstacles suspended between the redwood trees high above the forest floor. Find your ultimate level of challenge on progressively more challenging elements while you use your body in unexpected ways! Donated By: Mount Hermon Adventures


FEATURED ITEMS 106 Santa Barbara Get Away - American Riviera Just a few hours drive from the Bay Area, you will discover beauty, relaxation, and an incredible piece of California history in Santa Barbara, known as the American Riviera. Enjoy a two night stay at the Ritz-Carlton Bacara, a luxurious resort on the coastal bluffs between Downtown Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara Wine Country. This beautiful Mediterranean resort is a delightful escape- you could easily enjoy a full weekend on the property, or take advantage of all that Santa Barbara has to offer! A very special part of this package is your private tour of ‚ Rancho Del Cielo,‚ the beloved, Santa Barbara, California ranch of Ronald Reagan. Included is a private tour for 4, lunch at the Ranch, and an unforgettable insiders tour of this beautiful piece of history. Reagan said of his beloved ranch, ‚ “”No place before or since has ever given Nancy and me the joy and serenity it does.”” President Reagan’s, Rancho del Cielo, his home for nearly 25 years and the Western White House for eight, is a beautiful property on top of the mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Valley. Get an exclusive tour of this property that is not open to the public. Donated By:

Young Americas Foundation, VCS Board


FEATURED ITEMS 107 Experience a Little Bit of Italy In The Comfort of Your Home This is one item you do not want to miss! ELEGANT WINE CASE PRESENTS: Tesoro Della Regina - Treasure of the Queen BAROLO 2015 Deep garnet red, spicy notes of plum and cherry with a hint of raspberry, soft velvety and full bodied. True to its name, you too will treasure it. Borrasca‚ Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore D.O.C.G. Italian Sparkling Wine appears a brilliant straw yellow with intense strong floral and fruity aromatic notes. The palate is fresh and fruity with great acidity and a lively finish. Maggianos’ - Little Italy Gift Card OF $100.00 (ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS) Blue Line Pizza Gift Card OF $100.00 (ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS) Dolce Spazio ‚ Gelato Cafe Gift Card OF $100.00 (ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS) Total Wine and More Gift Card OF $100.00 (ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS) Donated By: Deok Kim and Mari Suzuki

108 Premium Track Day Experience for Car Enthusiasts Exclusive Track Days provides the safest track day experience with more time and with the smallest car count. You will not wait for over an hour to drive between sessions. ETD has grown by word of mouth with a loyal following of like-minded car and track aficionados. Our customers have enjoyed lap after lap at some of California and Europe’s finest track venues. Our cadre of instructors are simply second to none. 2021 is set to be our best year yet. We have events at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Sonoma Raceway, and all three Thunderhill Raceway configurations at incredible prices. See you at the track! $500 Gift Certificate Donated By: Exclusive Track Days 23

FEATURED ITEMS 109 You Deserve a Beautiful Smile! Enjoy full orthodontic treatment for an adult or child at Phelps and Cohen Orthodontics. Dr. Cohen and Dr. Phelps were classmates at UCLA Dental School and have been providing comprehensive orthodontic care in the Rose Garden area of San Jose since 2003 and Los Gatos since 2019. Dr. Phelps is a former Valley Christian parent and current Valley Christian Board Member. Donated By: Phelps & Cohen Orthodontics Practice

111 Greetings from Space! Let BMO deliver your personalized message directly from the International Space Station to celebrate your next birthday or special occasion! This Cartoon Network’s “Adventure Time” character is currently residing in the Quest for Space module onboard in the ISS and will deliver a customized video message to your special someone. Make your next celebration unique with an exclusive, “out of this world” greeting. (abbreviated%20from%20%22Be%20MOre,episode%20of%20the%20 same%20name Donated By: Valley Christian Schools


FEATURED ITEMS 112 Soar Over San Francisco - Fly Over the Bay Area in a Piper Turbo Arrow lV You and up to 2 other guests will depart from San Jose’s Reid Hillview Airport for an unforgettable tour of the Bay Area. You will head up the peninsula to San Francisco where you will fly over the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the City for spectacular views. After a great tour of San Francisco’s landmarks, you will head down the coast to Santa Cruz, over Los Gatos, and back. Your pilot, Tim Stockhaus, has been a commercial pilot for over 40 years, and has flown numerous aircraft including private jets and seaplanes. His plane has the latest and greatest Garmin Avionics which add the highest level of safety and efficiency. Tim grew up in the Bay Area, and was a student at Valley Christian from 1972-1975, when VCS had a campus in Los Altos. As a Bay Area native, former VCS student, and uncle to VCS’ Director of Advancement, Christi, you will be in great hands on this exciting flight. Donated By: Tim Stockhaus

113 Fabulous 4 - Course Dinner Served by Dr. Daugherty and Team! The winner and their guests will enjoy a fabulous 4-course dinner for 6 served by Dr. Clifford Daugherty, President of Valley Christian Schools and his Executive Prayer Team! Where: A Silver Creek Home When: Fall 2021! (date flexible based on your preference) Are you itching to use your Roaring 20’s outfit from last year’s Quest Ball? Dr. D. will be dressed to the nines and cater to your desires! Theme Optional - Our Quest is Excellence! Donated By: VCS Executive Prayer Team


FEATURED ITEMS 352 Men’s Basketball 3 Individual one-on-one lessons with coaching staff, entrance into summer camp, shooting film evaluation, inside access to home game, VCS shirt and travel with team to an away game. Ages 8 - 18 Welcome Donated By: Valley Christian Schools

353 Women’s Basketball 3 Individual one-on-one lessons with coaching staff, entrance into summer camp, shooting film evaluation, inside access to home game, VCS shirt and travel with team to an away game. Ages 8 - 18 Welcome Donated By: Valley Christian Schools

354 Football 3 Individual one-on-one lessons with coaching staff, entrance into summer camp, position film evaluation, inside access to home game, VCS shirt and travel with team to an away game. Boys or Girls Ages 8 - 18 Welcome Donated By: Valley Christian Schools


FEATURED ITEMS 359 Softball 3 Individual one-on-one lessons with coaching staff, entrance into summer camp, hitting film evaluation, inside access to home game, VCS shirt and travel with team to an away game. Boys or Girls Ages 8 - 18 Welcome Donated By: Valley Christian Schools

454 One Year Membership to Club 70 - Joseph George Wines In 2010 Joseph George celebrated 70 years in business. To commemorate and thank our customers, we created a one-of-a-kind wine club. When we ask our customers about their biggest complaints of wine clubs, the commonality from their responses was variety and quality. Most clubs offer the same wines and make customers purchase the “lesser ones” before they can acquire the most coveted bottles. With Club 70 we created a club that is always changing and delivers the best that California has to offer! Each quarter the winner will receive a 2-bottle shipment of hand-selected special California wine. Tasting notes included. Donated By: Joseph George Fine Wines


FEATURED ITEMS 554 2 Advanced Elements Inflatable Kayaks with Paddles and Pump Imagine the places you can explore in these amazing kayaks! Whether you want a workout, or you just want to relax and enjoy nature, this is the way to go! The AdvancedFrame Inflatable Kayak is a hybrid of a folding frame kayak and an inflatable kayak. There is plenty of storage for extended trips and it sets up in just a few minutes. This item includes: *2 Advanced Elements AE1012-R AdvancedFrame Inflatable Kayaks *2 Advanced Elements Ultralite Pack Kayak Paddles *1 Advanced Elements Double Action Pump with Pressure Gauge • • • • •

Length 10’5 Width 32” Weight 36 Lbs. (16 Kg) Person 1 Max. Weight 300 Lbs. (136 Kg)

Donated By:

Clint and Kim Ramsey

555 2-Hour Consultation with Andre Marais, Principal & Registered Patent Attorney Get invaluable patent expertise with Andre Marais, Principal Patent Attorney with Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner, a boutique law firm dedicated to the practice of intellectual property law. Andre’s area of expertise is strategic IP counseling and patent portfolio development/management. Donated By: Andre Marais and Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner


FEATURED ITEMS 557 His and Hers Bikes Sixthreezero Around the Block Women’s 26” 7 Speed Cruiser Bike AND Sixthreezero Around the Block Men’s 26” 7 Speed Cruiser Bike Women’s Bike = Teal Blue Men’s Bike = Matte Black The comfort and ease of the sixthreezero Around The Block make it a perfect choice for a casual jaunt of twenty miles or less, whether that’s to the beach, down the bike path, around the city, or just around the block. The sixthreezero Around The Block’s simple, straightforward design makes casual rides effortless. sixthreezero-around-the-block-mens-26seven-speed?_pos=15&_sid=2a6bac3f5&_ ss=r&variant=31672064973 Donated By: Sixthreezero

559 Chicken Coop Starter Set Winner will receive: One Chicken Coop 6 Baby Chicks or 3 Chickens All items will be dropped off at your home! Donated By: Christos and Diana Matheou


THANK YOU VALLEY SUPPORTING BUSINESSES & DONORS! This year’s live and silent auction was made possible because of the generous support of some wonderful businesses and supporters. The impact of this year has been substantial, and we all know the devastating effect that Covid-19 has had on so many businesses. A huge THANK YOU to every business, individual, and group who donated. Our VCS community came together to offer some exciting packages. This year is very different, but we are excited to offer new and creative packages that are sure to bring joy to the lucky winner, even in this uncertain year! Please see the full list of items and donors on BidPal. Also, look out for our coming VCS Business Guide on our website to find out how you can connect with the wonderful businesses that support VCS!

VCS Business Guide - Coming Soon A list of all the businesses that support Valley!




Aperture Academy



MOD Pizza

Barre3 Willow Glen

Mount Hermon Adventures

Bear Creek Stables

Niles Canyon Railway

Tim Bowers

Phelps & Cohen Orthodontics Practice

Tim Bullups

Clint Ramsey


Tony Santos

Byington Winery

Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner

Aaron Cao

Ryan Shaw

Classic Kids Photography

Sheryl M. Photography

Cline Cellars

Sirius Puppy & Dog Training

Steve Clode


ClubSport San Jose

Cheryl Sizemore

Breanna Cocanour

Tim Stockhaus


Studio Kicks Training & Wellness Center

Cupertino Supply

Sushi Confidential

DAOU Family Estates



Teresa Halton Photography

Enriquez Estate Wines

The Bright Look

Exclusive Track Days

Vintage Wine Merchants and Wine Bar

Far Niente

Gia Vitarelli

Patty Favet

Gordon Wang

Hahn Family Wines


The Hatlo Porter Family

Young Americas Foundation

Amy Hernandez

Young Art Lessons

Chris Ivy Jacuzzi Family Vineyards Jill Photography Joe Escobar Diamonds Joseph George Fine Wines Juniper Hotel Cupertino Deok Kim Linh Bauer, DDS LIV LLC Brad Loos Diana Matheou Christos Mattheou


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38 1389 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125


MISSION STATEMENT Valley Christian Schools’ mission is to provide a nurturing environment offering quality education supported by a strong foundation of Christian values in partnership with parents, equipping students to become leaders to serve God, to serve their families, and to positively impact their communities and the world.

VISION STATEMENT A world where every student pursues their personal Quest for Excellence™. FOUNDING STATEMENT Valley Christian Schools supports the homes and churches of students in providing an education that is grounded in the Judeo-Christian values of the Bible, as reflected in the life and teaching of Jesus Christ. Valley Christian Schools is committed to a Quest for Excellence™ in all of its educational programs, and provides a comprehensive kindergarten through twelfth grade curriculum with a rigorous college preparatory program. Firmly founded on Christian values, Valley Christian Schools challenges youth to aspire toward lives of character, service and influence while pursuing their individual Quests for Excellence. Valley Christian Schools

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Elementary (408) 559-4400 | JH (408) 513-2460 | HS (408) 513-2400 | (408) 513-2500 | 100 Skyway Drive, San Jose, CA 95111

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