WINE!! It always sells well at the silent auction
Restaurant/hotel gift certificates
Weekend home or cabin that you could donate for a week or weekend
Host a dinner or cocktail party with a group of friends
Tickets you’d be willing to donate? (symphony, opera, ballet, 49ers, Giants, etc.)
Your child’s favorite music, yoga, swim, karate or language teacher could donate a session
Your favorite spas or salons may donate their services
Your favorite restaurant could donate a dinner for two
Are you, or do you know, a professional contractor, photographer, cabinetmaker, landscaper, decorator, personal trainer, chef, etc.? Donate services for an hour or a day
Kid’s toys……the doll house in your basement that you never put together, or bike that was given to your child right after you had already bought one....good, new gear and toys
Host a “Buy-In” party
Come up with an idea for a party for adults or kids (margaritas, kids’ tea party, soccer party etc.)
Set the date and sell a fixed number of tickets at the auction at a set price
You could sell 20 tickets to your party for $25 or $50 each
Friends who come to the auction sign up to buy the tickets on a first-come, first-served basis, and all ticket proceeds go to RHS
$45 per adult for up to 10 people
Ten adults will enjoy a memorable evening playing poker and socializing, complete with wine and appetizers.This night is for all skill levels! Beginners will learn the basics of Texas Hold'em poker and experienced players will learn about bet strategies, hand probabilities and table etiquette for their next trip to Vegas.This party will be led by an Adventurous Sports instructor, a professional teacher and poker player savvy on home games, card rooms and Vegas tables. First time players will learn all the basic terms and start out with a cheat-sheet guide to hand values. Dive in and play with a pile of chips and real-time coaching.(This session does not involve any monetary or clothing transactions).
$50 per adult for up to 20 people
Kiss. Taste. Quaff. Enjoy. Take a moment from your hectic day and pause for a siesta among Argentinean food and wine - a casual evening of good company and good wine. This one starts with a flight of charcuterie and cheese,followed by empanadas and surrounded at all times by the different wine styles, growers and grapes of Argentina. Wines will tour the entire country including some of the best and most unique winemakers and regions. Ranging from the light Torrantes grape from the North in Salta to the classic Malbecs of Lujon de Cuyo in the wine region of Mendoza in the shadow of the Andes tallest peak, Aconcagua. We will also sample the neighboring valley of Valle de Uco, which is challenging the supremacy of its neighbor and the source of some of Argentina’s most exciting wines. To sit around all evening and snack on good ham, cheese and empanadas and drink bottle after bottle of meaty, earthy and yes, tasty wines, how can you beat it?
$20 per child for up to 15 children
Join us for a tour of the Greenwich Street fire station! Fifteen lucky kids will get to play firefighter for a morning, climbing in the truck and ringing the bell as they pretend to drive off to a fire and practice their water spraying skills. They'll also get to visit with the firefighters and check out their digs. The tour will take place on one of the following three Saturdays at 10:30 (confirmation of date in early May): 5/16, 5/30 or 6/6.
$25 per child for up to 10 children
Sign your kids up to learn baseball from a pro . . . literally! Russian Hill School has signed former major league baseball player Roric Harrison (Molly's Grandpa) to teach a one day t-ball clinic. Roric played for several teams in the Big Leaguesduring the '70s, pitching for the Braves, Indians, Twins and Orioles.During his time with the Baltimore Orioles, Roric became the last American League pitcher to hit a home run before the advent of the Designated Hitter rule.The clinic will be held on Saturday, June 13 from 10:00 - 11:00 at the Julius Kahn baseball diamond.