Corpus Christi 2010 Crab Feed Live Auction Master of Ceremonies David Creech Auctioneer Bill Murphy Sponsored by the Corpus Christi Parents Group & Mens Club
Dance with… 10:00PM 1:00AM
Special Thanks to the Sponsors of the 2010 Crab Feed & Auction This year marks the sixth year the Corpus Christi Men’s Club offered individuals, families and local businesses sponsorship opportunities at the Crab Feed. These donations will fund ongoing programs and ministries of Corpus Christi School and Parish. We encourage the Corpus Christi Community to support the sponsors and advertisers listed here and in the accompanying “Crab Pages” directory. We gratefully acknowledge the following Crab Feed Sponsors : Brayer Electric Company California Bank & Trust Gerry and Howard Korth McGrath Properties, Inc. Oakland Hills Tennis Club WRNS Studio A Great Good Place for Books Bear Valley Real Estate Celtic Pool Service Cresco Express Finlandia Motel Graff Architects Harte Remodels Katie Fanning O'Shea Leslie Avant, Pacific Union Marilyn M. Singleton, M.D. Mathew Heafey MIDxC Open MRI Montclair Orthodontics Montclair Photo Oakland Acura Piedmont Grocery Righellis & Associates Sagrada Sarber's Cameras Steve Kapp Sue McPhee Sullivan's Montclair Pharmacy and The Book Tree Tiffany Stechschulte West Coast Arts Xtrahand … and the following Crab Feed Advertisers :
Inaugural 2010/2011 Tuition Raffle Thank You Sponsors!
Matt Heafey and Family - Lead Sponsor
Corpus Christi Women’s Group
Murray Stok & Co.
Mindshare Benefits Inc.
Eric Fieberling and Trish Brennan
Sara and Patrick Hollister
Young Family and many others ...
The Corpus Christi Silent Auction Team would like to thank all of the generous donors who made it possible for us to offer the inaugural Tuition Raffle Item. Please join us in thanking our sponsors: THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!
TONIGHT’S PROGRAM Silent Auction 5:30 to 7:30 Dinner 7:30 to 9:00 Live Auction 9:00 to 10:00 Dancing BIG FUN DJ 10:00 to 1:00
Live Auction Protocol
The live auction will begin at 9:00 p.m. sharp
To bid on an item, raise your bidder number (on the back of your auction catalog) high in the air
All bids must be acknowledged by the auctioneer to be considered. Please address bids to your nearest Dream Team member.
All bids will start at a minimum figure and raised in increments indicated by the auctioneer.
If bidding is not commensurate with the item value, the auctioneer may reject all bids and withdraw the item from sale.
Please refer to the catalog for complete item details
Day on the Bay for 8 This is the actual boat you will be sailing on!
Auction Item #1 Day on the Bay for 8 Donor: OCSC Sailing and Greg & Mary Tarczynski Donor Value: $900
SF Bay Sail on a luxurious 35 foot J/109 performance yacht.
Begin with a champagne toast at the Berkeley Marina
Head out to Angel Island for a gourmet picnic paired with special wines and spectacular views of Tiburon, Sausalito and Mount Tam.
Sail through Raccoon Straight toward the Golden Gate Bridge , cruise along the San Francisco Waterfront and Alcatraz.
Donation Restrictions: Adults Only. Select mutually agreed upon date April-Oct, Berkeley Marina.
Maui Banyan Condo Aloha
Auction Item #2 Maui Banyan Condo for a Week Donor: The Kleiber Family Estimated Value: $1,200
The winner gets:
Six nights, seven days accommodations in a a 2-bedroom, 2-bath condo on South Kihei, Maui, across the street from the beach.
Family-friendly atmosphere with pool, hot-tub, BBQ’s, tennis courts, parking, concierge.
Minutes to golf, restaurants, water activities and Wailea.
Condo accommodates six people.
Available May – November, 2010
Private Tour for Five of Pixar Studios Private Tour for Six of Pixar Studios
Auction Item #3 Donor: Matthew & Valerie Luhn Donor Value Priceless! Private Tour for Six of Pixar Studios
Behind-the-scenes Pixar tour for 6
See how Nemo, Ratatouille, and Wall-e came to life
See Pixar's Wall-E art exhibit and get a Pixar Tour Certificate!
Availability: to be arranged by mutual agreement with the donor.
Field of Dreams
Auction Item #4 Field of Dreams Donor: Daum & Murphy Families …and the SF Giants Donor Value: $2000
Run your feet through the green green grass of an ATT Park field visit
Autographed baseballs from Tim Lincecum, Pablo Sandoval and Jonathan Sanchez
Hear the crack of the bat up close at batting practice
Rub elbows with major leaguers
Enjoy the game from 4 premium lower box seats
The Endowment Pops!
Auction Item #5 Endowment Pops!
Now it’s time to get your cards and pens ready for the Endowment Pops!
The way it works is that the auctioneer will announce each contribution level and you fill out your card for your level
The auctioneer will begin with $50 and then move to $100, $250, $500, $750, $1000, and beyond
Just wait for your desired contribution level to be called and put that amount on your card along with your bidder number
When you are done please HOLD UP YOUR CARD and a member of the Dream Team will pick it up from you
$50, $100, $250, $500, $1,000 and beyond!
Pristine Jamaican Getaway
Auction Item #6 Pristine Jamaican Getaway at Datura Villa Donor: Dana Miller & David Creech Donor Value: $5000
How special is this vacation?
Caribbean views from posh home on Montego Bay
On site private gym & tennis court
Cook, maid, and chauffeur
The house sleeps 10 and must be used by February 24th, 2011, blackout dates apply
Previous winners declare: “Phenomenal, unbelievable…and a maid and cook!”
Men’s Club Work Day
Auction Item #7 Men’s Club Work Day Estimated Value: $1,200 Donor: Corpus Christi Men’s Club
Need to break a few boulders?
Get rid of that ivy?
Run a chain gang?
Fix that fence?
Get 6-8 able-bodied, marginally skilled men—who live by the credo," God's Will Be Done”—for a full 8 hour-day
Tine an Fhómhair (Autumn Fire) Celtic music, theatre, and an elegant Dinner for 10
Citron restaurant head Chef Chris Rossi to prepare a 4-course meal Tine an Fhómhair (Autumn Fire)
Tine an Fhómhair (Autumn Fire)
After dinner entertainment by
The Corpus Singers
A night to dine with the lore and music of the Emerald Isle.
Auction Item #8 Tine an Fhómhair – Autumn Fire Donors : Erin Jaeb and Kevin Kelly, Nicky O’Brien, members of the Ruach Players, Chris Rossi of Citron Restaurant, and numerous Corpus Christi families. Estimated Value: Priceless
The winner will receive:
An elegant evening in the forested Oakland Hills in the Kelly home
4 course dinner feast by Citron Restaurant Chef Chris Rossi
Expert Wine pairings by Carlos Blythe
After-dinner performances by Nicki O’Brien & members of the Ruach Players
After dinner Irish whiskey and port wines
Sunday Church-Side Parking
Auction Item #9 Sunday Church-Side Parking Estimated Value: $500 Donor: Fr. Leo & Corpus Christi Church
Tired of getting shut out of the parking lot on Sunday Mass?
Weary of driving up and down St James or Estates, knowing that Fr. Leo might call you out for tardiness?
Mass of your choice, plus the biggies - Easter, Christmas for a full year!
Infineon Race Car Experience
Auction Item #10 Donor Value: $1000 Donors: Donors: Buziak, Childers, Kuesel and Thomas Families in conjunction with the Classic Sports Racing Group Infineon Race Car Experience
As winner, you’ll get:
Entry for FOUR to one of the Vintage Car Races at Infineon Raceway.
FOUR ride-along's in a vintage race car.
Ride-along's will be approximately 6 laps around the 2 mile course at 80% of race speed.
Access to the pit area where you can meet the drivers and see the cars up close.
Dinner to be arranged at one of the many great Sonoma restaurants. Dinner up to a $400 total is covered with this item. Dates: April 10th or 11 th ; or October 2nd or 3rd.
A’s Extravaganza Oakland A’s Luxury Box Package
Auction Item # 11 Oakland A’s Luxury Box Package Donors: Barry & Anne Woods Donor Value: $1,200
• Gather up 17 of your closest friends to indulge in a luxury suite at an Oakland A’s game.
• The suite includes:
Comfortable seating for 18
Plenty of milling-around room
Bar and food service areas (food/drinks not included)
• 2 tickets behind home plate for another game
• Games to be mutually agreed upon with winner and donor
Andy Z: Kids Party Performance Andy Z hits: “ Roll Roll Clickety Clack” “I Went to a Party with Dinosaurs” “ Down By De Station”
Auction Item # 12 Donors: Corpus Christi Men's Club and Andy Z Donor Value: $500
A 30 minute kids birthday show from Andy Z!
Children love Andy’s mixture of kids tunes (blend of rock, reggae
Andy Z will have your children smiling, singing and dancing along with his very creative blend of music and performance
Your kid will LOVE it!!! (And so will the parents!).
The Men’s Club will sweeten the pot by subsidizing either your bouncy house or your pizza needs.
If you don’t know Andy Z’s tunes you will and you’ll be very glad you did, great tunes for kids!
Andy Z: Kids Party Performance
One Week Vacation In Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Auction Item # 13 Donor: Sue & Alan Beales Sr. & Michelle & Alan Beales, Jr. Donor Value: $1850
1 wk vacation in this 2000 sq ft 2 BR 2 bath fully equipped luxury condo! Maximum occupancy is four persons;
Breathtaking views of the beach, Bahia Zihuatanejo, and the Pacific Ocean from condo