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GREEK PARADISE WEEKLONG RETREAT – 2 couples and 2 kids

GOLDEN TICKET RAFFLE – $100 chance to win YOUR CHOICE of any Live Auction Packages:

Teeming with history, Porto Germeno is a 3rd Century BC fishing village that hosts castle ruins, pebble beaches and land tortoises roaming through gardens. This gorgeously remodeled bungalow has two private flats and is just 117 steps from the crystalline, placid waters of the bay, and just a few more from quaint, coastal shops and cafes. No blackout dates. Expires 12/31/17
Donor: Anonymous

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“EMOTIONAL FREEDOME” – FOUND ART by p:ear youth
This beautifully emotional “thought-piece” was found on p:ear’s front desk this spring.
Donor: p:ear youth and Katayama Framing

 

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FOUR COURSE WINE SUPPER for 12
Known for his love for gathering friends around tables of wood-fired food, Chef Jason French will create a sumptuous and seasonal 4 course supper with specially selected wine pairings for you and 11 lucky friends in your own home.
Donor: Jason French, Ned Ludd Restaurant, Elder Hall

 

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LOVE BOAT
With “Ta Suil, Gra Iontaobnas” (Gaelic for “Love Trust Hope) inscribed in the bow, this sea-worthy Irish Curragh Hazelwood Boat will help you find your port in the storm. Using fir, cedar, oak and cherry woods, p:ear youth have been learning and working alongside local artisan, Steve Carrigg, since February in preparation for tonight. Let’s make them proud!

Donor: p:ear youth and Hazelwood Boats

 

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TURNKEY PARTY FOR 80 – THE CLEANERS at ACE HOTEL
A turnkey event for up to 80 guests at The Cleaners at Ace Hotel – comes complete with hors d’ouevres and cupcake minis, a keg of beer and a room upstairs at Ace Hotel!*
Donors: The Cleaners, Clyde Common, Ace Hotel, Gigantic Brewing and Cupcake Jones
*Ace Hotel room is only for 2 guests, not all 80.

 

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DINNER FOR 16 AT YAKUZA 
Chef Caleb Vasquez will treat you and fifteen friends to a multi-course Izakaya-inspired Omasake tasting menu, with exquisite sake pairings!
Donor: Yakuza

 

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THANKSGIVING IN BEAUTIFUL MAZATLAN – 7 NIGHTS, Nov 19th – 26th, 2016
You and up to 3 lucky friends will giving thanks to the beauty and bounty of the sunny Mexican coastline at the luxurious Punto Pacifico Boutique Resort. 40’ from the ocean, and even closer to the pools… Dates don’t quite work? Switch for any available Saturday – Saturday in November 2016.
Donor: Jeanne Arbow

 

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MI CASA SU CASA – 4 Course Tequila and Wine Mexican Dinner for 12
Javier Hurtado, chef/owner of the Cha Cha Cha Restaurants, prepares a sumptuous feast, paired with Cha brand tequila and Oregon Pinot Noir. All of his ingredients are organic and either home or partner grown / raised.
Donor: Javier Hurtado, Cha Cha Cha and Cha Restaurants

 

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EARN YOUR MERIT BADGE – Class for 6
You and 5 lucky friends will be earning your Merit Badges in Awesomeness with a Custom Cocktail Class in your own home!
Donor: Merit Badge Co.

 

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TWO FULL SEASON VIP TICKETS TO 2016 EDGEFIELD SUMMER CONCERT
These two VIP tickets give you access to the entire 2016 Edgefield Summer Concert Series: Barenaked Ladies, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, The Avett Brothers, Josh Groban, Bonnie Raitt, The Goo Goo Dolls and many, many more… in VIP style!!! Your VIP tickets provide access to the VIP tent where you’ll find complementary food, and the best views on the lawn. These tickets won’t be available to the general public, so grab them quick
Donor: Monqui Presents

 

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GORGEOUS WINE COUNTRY WEEKEND – for Two Couples
You and 3 lucky friends will enjoy two night stay in the picturesque guesthouse, “VIP Tour and Tutorial and Tasting” of world-class wines, and concierge service with wine, charcuterie and cheeses.
Donor: Domaine Serene

 

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CANNON BEACH PRIVATE HOME – for 4
You and up to 3 lucky friends will enjoy 5 luxurious nights in this private beach house, just a few minutes walk from the beach. Complete with fireplace, jacuzzi tub and modern kitchen, you’ll be relaxing and entertaining in style.
Donors: Cindy Anderson 

 

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BOARD WINE CELLAR
Selected especially for you by p:ear’s board, an exclusive collection of 20 Regional Reds, from Lemelson Winery to Patricia Green and many more…! Start or add to your wine collection.
Donor: p:ear board

 

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CAPTAIN’S TABLE
Local craftsman Benjamin Clark has hand-selected choice planks of reclaimed old growth lumber to create this genuinely Pacific Northwest table.
Donor: Salvage Works and Benjamin Clark

 

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A MANO COOKING CLASS AND DINNER – for 8
Grab seven friends or family for a cooking class and shared feast with Master Chefs Amelia Hard and Allison Bader of A Mano Catering! Drawing from decades of expertise in Italian, French, and Spanish cuisines, they will guide you through a wide range of options using fresh seasonal ingredients from local farmers, ranchers, and fishermen. Date and location to be mutually agreed upon before April 30, 2017.
Donor: Amelia Hard and Alison Bader, A Mano Catering

 

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3 DAY HISTORIC STERNWHEELER PORT-CATION
Your port for 3 days / 3 nights will be on the 19th floor of the new John Ross Building in Portland’s beautiful South Waterfront, from which you can walk down to the shore for your historic cruise for two on Portland’s Steam Sternwheeler, the last in operation in the US! You’ll also receive memberships for two, so you can continue to cultivate your love of our city’s history and river. With gorgeous views of the west hills, the tram, the Tillicum Bridge and the Willamette River, this classy 1 bedroom residence will house you and a guest (or your in-laws!), with a modern kitchen, elegant, stylish furnishings, concierge service, onsite parking, easy walking to many local amenities and is available any mutually agreeable Thursday – Sunday.US!
Donor: Tom and Donna Wehrley, Oregon Maritime Museum

 

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THE WORLD IS YOUR OYSTER
Is New York City your final destination or is it merely the first stop in your next adventure? Enjoy a night at Ace Hotel NY and two Roundtrip Tickets (no black-out dates!).
Donor: Ace Hotel NY and Alaska Air / Horizon

Get your tickets for p:earblossoms 2016 here!