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Mayan Paradise Luxury Resort Vacation


Vacation in style in a 3,000 square foot Five Star Grand Luxxe Master Suite Villa. The villa has two master bedrooms with huge bathrooms, including Jacuzzi tubs, full kitchen and living area. Plus, it has a third sleeping room with trundle beds, its own mini kitchen, deck with plunge pools on the balcony. There is access to a number of great activities, including two championship golf courses at Nuevo Vallarta, fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving, jet skiing and parasailing. The trip includes ownership privileges of six, free rounds of golf, with cart and a fore-caddy; two 50-minute, free massage treatments at the spa; and free tennis court time. Your choice of Riviera Maya or Nuevo Vallarta. Book in 2017 for travel in 2018. Blackout dates: Easter, Christmas, Holy Week. Airfare not included.


Green Amethyst Necklace


Imagine wearing this beautiful green amethyst and diamond necklace. The green amethyst is 7.73ct. The diamond is .02ct. and the 18” chain is 14ct yellow gold. 

Donated by Taylor Cowardin, Cowardin’s Jewelers.


Bonefish Grill Adventure


Take a tour through the Bonefish Grill’s signature appetizers, entrees and desserts with this adventure that includes a dinner for six. In addition to the certificate for the dinner, the winning bidder receives a bottle of wine and two wine glasses. Certificate may be used Monday – Thursday. Enjoy this fun evening out at the Bonefish Grill on Hull Street.


Abbington Green Bed & Breakfast Getaway


Enjoy a two-night stay at the AAA 4 Diamond Rated Abbington Green Bed and Breakfast Inn (Asheville, NC). This getaway includes a multicourse gourmet breakfast and daily social hour; king bed; private bath; and fireplace. Sunday-Thursday; no holidays or October. Expires September 28, 2018.


Ghosts of Richmond Past


Our local Civil War historian, Don Marsh, will provide a three-hour tour of one of his favorite places, Hollywood Cemetery! Riding with some walking. Includes lunch. Limited to four people. Expires September 1, 2018.




Cocktail Party for 10

Would you like to throw an amazing cocktail party for 10 without having to do any of the work?  Birdie and Jeff Lighthiser will host you and your guests at their home for a cocktail party. You set the date, and send out the invitations.  Beer, wine, and a signature cocktail will be served, along with your choice of a wide array of heavy hors d’oeuvres.  This is a tailor-made evening of fun and food! 

All-inclusive Trip to Grand Park Royal at Cancun or Cozumel


Anniversary trip, second honeymoon, or a special vacation. You pick the beautiful destination – Grand Park Royal Cozumel or Grand Park Royal Cancun Caribe – and then prepare to immerse yourself in an amazing, weeklong experience. This seven-day trip for two is all-inclusive, including food and alcohol. Airfare not included.



Latitude Seafood Co. Extravaganza for 8


Enjoy good food and fun with Latitude Seafood Co.’s Extravaganza for 8! The winner of this adventure is invited to fill a table for eight. The group will then be treated to a sampling of delicious food and wine.


“Five Flower Pots” – A Signed, Original Baxter Perkinson Watercolor


This artist’s works are rare and extremely popular. Don’t miss the opportunity to get this original watercolor by W. Baxter Perkinson, Jr. commissioned especially for this event. It is matted and framed with a notation on the back from the artist. Approximately 18″ x 22″.





Bucket of Champagne 

Win this cold bottle of champagne with glasses and share it with your table.


Lottery Ticket Bouquet

You could win up to a million dollars on one of these scratch-off tickets! Are you feeling lucky?


A Week on the Grand Strand

Enjoy a restful week in the Cherry Grove neighborhood of North Myrtle Beach, SC. Relax in this cozy two-bedroom condo with a partial ocean view from the 3rd floor balcony. The beautiful, uncrowded beach is just a short walk away. Sleeps 4. Available for one week. October – April 2018


Wheelbarrow Full of Wine

A wheelbarrow full of red and white wine all donated by members of Manakin Episcopal Church.


Gourmet Five-Course Dinner for Four

This is an evening of truly fine dining that compares with the best restaurants in Richmond.  Sit down with three of your friends to a “bacchanalian feast” without the crowds or rowdiness, and enjoy a five-course gourmet dinner prepared at Chez Catlett.  Each course is paired with a premium wine chosen to compliment the flavors of the dish.  Enjoy good food, good wine, and good friendship and experience a wonderful evening to remember.


Wintergreen Condo Get-Away Package

Wake up to the beautiful sunrise over the Blue Ridge Mountains from your ridge-top condo at Wintergreen Resort. Reserve a long weekend getaway, 3 days and 2 nights, between October 1, 2017 and September 28, 2018 in this newly renovated 2-bedroom luxury condo. The condo is located at the top of the mountain across from the Devil’s Knob Golf Course. Guest Wintergreen Resort membership passes come with the stay, which means you have access to the now-private Devil’s Knob golf course and Devil’s Knob Grill Restaurant as well as the Wintergarden Pool and Spa complex.


Golf for 4 at the Brandermill Country Club

A beautiful 18-hole golf course on Swift Creek Reservoir designed by golfing legends Gary Player and Ron Kirby. Golf Carts are included!! Expires September 30, 2018



Mount it on the roof for its original purpose, or use it as an “objet d’art” in your garden. Either way, this fabulous weathervane will be a real conversation piece!


Golf for Four at Salisbury Country Club

Take advantage of this rare opportunity, 18 holes of golf at private Salisbury Country Club in the Salisbury subdivision. Take three of your friends and live life large–includes golf carts. Expires September 2, 2018.


Men, Men, Men, Men, Manakin Men

You define what you need – leaves raked, something fixed or tightened, shrub trimming, hang pictures, garage cleaned out – and you determine what needs to be done by 6 men in 3 hours (18 hours total)! There is lots of talent in our Men of the Church team! Dates must be mutually agreed upon and pre-arranged. One team only.


Feeding Frenzy

Gift certificates and cards to seven local restaurants: Fox & Hound, Glory Days, Texas de Brazil, Chili’s, Marco’s Pizza, O’Charley’s, and Cold Stone Creamery.


Genealogy Search

Up to 8 hours of genealogy search to discover your roots provided by our local genealogy researcher, Bryan Godfrey!!  Need to provide initial family history to begin search. Expiration September 28 2018.


Graphite Portrait from Photo

You provide a high-quality digital photo to this popular Philadelphia artist who regularly does portrait commissions, and it will be drawn into an exquisite custom 10″ x 12″ graphite pencil portrait on sturdy paper, suitable for framing. Limit one subject. Photo must be received by the artist by April 1, 2018, and you will receive your drawing approximately one month later.


Bev Whitley’s Grilled Pork Butt

Bev’s all day (9-10 hours) grilled pork butt melts in your mouth! Agree upon a date and time, let Bev do the main course – a fully cooked 7-9 lb. delight! As an extra delight, Bev will include a pint of her homemade BBQ sauce and coleslaw!


Additional Auction Items Include:

A Prize Piece of Jewelry from Carreras Jewelers

Silent Auction Items 

  • A Variety of Gift Cards
  • Gift Baskets
  • Jewelry
  • Golf Outings
  • Food Items
  • Art 
  • And, much, much more.