If you're wondering how you can help me - please share about Gavin's Playground Project anywhere and everywhere you can!
HERE is a link with all the event information.
HERE is a link to purchase tickets to the April 5th event. You MUST have a ticket to get in! Please register for the silent auction if you are attending the event. Even if you have no intention of bidding on any of the items, there will still be ways you can participate if you are registered and it will save you time that night.
HERE is a link to register for the silent auction by pre-authorizing a credit card. You will then be able to view all of the items, watch the bidding all week, and bid on your favorites! Remember - registering and looking are both 100% free!
HERE is a link to make a tax deductible donation directly to the hospital. Be sure to select "abilities playground" under donor designation. And remember, you can write in any amount you want - every dollar counts!
Here is what you can tweet all of your favorite celebrities (if you can come up with something better, feel free!):
Join free online silent auction & help build ability playground! PLS RT! Info ®ister: http://bit.ly/1hDjekJ
If you don't have a smart phone or an iPad - do not despair.
Here are instructions on how to view and bid on all of the silent auction items from your desktop or laptop:
Go to the GiveSmart registration page HERE.
Enter your information and use your home phone number.
Register your credit card.
You will get an email with a link that will take you to the auction page.
Enjoy the final previews!! (I'll be previewing all of the fun raffle baskets next week!)
Cruise past fishing towns and majestic fjords aboard Royal Caribbean International to Alaska for seven nights in a veranda stateroom for two.
All Star Disney Vacation
Make your family's Disney dreams come true in Orlando, Florida for seven days and six nights at the Disney's All-Star Movies Resort in a quad-room with economy class air for four, including five day park-hopper passes to Disney World.
America's Cup Yacht Experience
Learn the ropes and cast away in San Diego, California for five days and four nights at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina with economy class air for two, including a hands-on experience aboard an America's Cup Yacht.
Tours and tastings, cuisine and castles are yours to discover in Dublin, Ireland for seven days and six nights at the Brooks Hotel with economy class air for two, including a 2-day Dublin pass, Dublin sightseeing tour, premium Whiskey tasting, Merry Ploughboy dinner and show, and your choice of one of the following tours: The Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle, The Buren and Galaway, The Tour to Giants' Causeway Glens of Antrim and Wild, or the Ring of Kerry Tour.
Sandals Grande Riviera
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Enjoy three nights and four days at the luxurious, secluded and all inclusive Sandals Grande Riviera. (Land only)
Exclusive D.C. Experience
A Capital adventure awaits you in Washington, DC for four days and three nights at your choice of the Grand Hyatt Washington or the Hyatt Regency Washington in one guestroom for four, including a Gray Line Washington DC in a Day sightseeing tour. (Land Only)
Las Vegas Experience
Entertainment inspiration will mesmerize you in Las Vegas for four days and three nights at Caesars Palace with economy class air for two, including tickets to your choice of Zumanity, Zarkana, La Reve, Mystere, KA, O (Ed and I think you should choose O - which we've seen about 5 times!), Love or the Blue Man Group.
Soak up the beauty of Maui, Hawaii for seven days and six nights at the Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui, an all suite hotel for two, including a $1,000 Fairmont gift card (Land only)
The Most Magical Place on Earth
A theme park adventure for the family in Orlando, Florida for five days and four nights at the Residence Inn Orlando Lake Buena Vista in a suite for four, including a Three Day My Way tickets to Disney World and passes to Universal Studios. (Land only)
This is Your Balinese Paradise!
Soak up the tranquility of Amed, Bali for eight days and seven nights at hte Villa Pantai for up to eight people, including scuba diving lessons, Balinese massages and your choice of a tour of Tirta Gangga Water Palace or the Lempuyang Temple. (Land only)
Treasures of Italy
Rome, Venice, Florence and Milan
History and culture abound in Rome, Florence, Venice and Milan for eight days and seven nights for two, including first class train travel between cities. (Land only)