NACADA Annual Conference Silent Auction

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5th Annual Silent Auction
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NACADA will host the 5th AnnualSilent Auctionat theAnnual Conferencein Nashville, Tennessee.  All proceeds from the auction will be used to fund graduate student scholarships for attending NACADA's events.  If you would like to donate an item to this Silent Auction, please complete this form and fax it (785/532-7732) to the NACADA Executive Office bySeptember 24, 2012

Guidelines:

  • Donor forms must be completed and faxed to the Executive Office bySeptember 24, 2012. A receipt for your donation will be provided after you after the silent auction is complete
  • Donors are responsible for bringing items to the conference or shipping the items to themselves at the hotel where they are staying for the conference. They should contact that hotel for any specific guidelines the hotel may have regarding shipping.
  • All donations must be delivered to the silent auction located in Delta Lobby A.
  • Purchasers are responsible for taking or shipping home any items they win in the bidding process.
  • NO LIQUIDS
  • AVOID glass bottles

Suggested items to donate:

  • consultation services in specific areas of expertise
  • vacation home rentals
  • autographed sports memorabilia
  • gift baskets
  • hand-made items
    • jewelry
    • greeting cards
    • handbags
    • ornaments
    • knitted items
  • institutional paraphernalia
  • items indigenous to a particular state or area
  • gift certificates or card for restaurants
  • any other item that you think would generate bidding interest at the Silent Auction

Brittany Galloway, Graduate Student Scholarship Winner
NACADA was able to fund 17 graduate student scholarships in 2012 thanks to the silent auction proceeds.

Silent Auction Schedule:

Thursday, October 4, 2012 
1:00 - 4:30 pmAccepting donations at the Silent Auction, located in Delta Lobby A
8:30 pm - 10:00 pmSilent Auction open; bidding begins. Bidding will continue in Delta Lobby A during the opening reception. Get your bids in early!
Friday, October 5, 2012 
7:30 am - 12:30 pmSilent Auction open; bidding continues
12:30 PM SHARPAll bidding stops - Silent Auction closes!
Saturday, October 6, 2012 
8:00 am - 4:30 pmAuction check-out; items will be available for pick up at the NACADA Booth located in Delta Lobby A, next to the Cyber Cafe. NACADA will not ship items to winning bidders.
Sunday, October 7, 2012 
8:00 - 11:30 amAuction check-out; items will be available for pick up at the NACADA Booth located in Delta Lobby A, next to the Cyber Cafe. NACADA will not ship items to winning bidders.

Thank you for your support. We hope this will be a great way for people to mingle, bid on some great gifts, and support our graduate students who are pursuing career goals in the field of academic advising.  If you would like to volunteer to assist at the Silent Auction with set-up, security, and check-out while you're at the conference or if you have any questions, contact Michele Holaday at mholaday@ksu.edu .

Bidding Items

Item #
Item NameEstimated Value
(as suggested by donor)
1
Woven in Exile Bishnu Bag
Beautiful hand-woven shoulder bag. Multi-colored stripes and bars, shoulder bag with lining, one pocket, and Velcro closure. Size: W=9.5' H=10.5' L=32'
$39
2
Woven in Exile Padma Small Bag
Hand-woven - Passport/money/card organizer with one outer zippered pocket, Velcro closure, and strap. Color: Forest green with red designs. Size: W=4.25' H=6.25' L=25.75'
$25
3
Woven in Exile Damanta Small Bag
Hand-woven cell/money/card organizer. Color: Periwinkle with Navy accent colors. Size: W=5' H=6.5' L=24'
$28
4
Prelaw Advising Services (2 hours)
Prelaw advising consists of helping students make excellent curriculum choices, if still enrolled in school, preparing for the LSAT, researching law schools, writing personal statements and supplementary essays, and learning about financial aid scholarships. I have been a prelaw advisor for 22 years, have been to 115 ABA-approved law schools, and know the deans of admissions at most US law schools. I will donate two hours to help someone do any of the above tasks.
$150
5
Hand-Knit Market Bag
This market bag was made by a passionate NACADA knitter. It is sturdy and made of 100% cotton. It will come in handy to toss in the car for grocery shopping excursions in place of non-recyclable plastic bags. It can also be used for limitless other things such as carry-all for children's toys, a bag for snacks, a book bag, etc. It can be machine washed and dried, and can be tucked into carry-on luggage, so it is a very convenient silent auction item. Place your bid early and often!
$20
6
Clear Creek Creations Gift Basket
Created by a NACADA member, this gift basket includes homemade baked goods including granola, rosemary focaccia break, cinnamon raisin bread, shortbread cookies, taco seasoning and croutons. The gift basket is compliments of Clear Creek Creations, a home based business of Theresa Hitchcock, NACADA Region V Indiana Liaison. Clearcreekgranola@yahoo.com
$30
7
Professional Black LL Bean Brief Case
Brief case, black LL Bean great for carrying a laptop computer
$65
8
Color Posters of NACADA Core Values & Concepts of Academic Advising
2 Framed 18'x24' full color posters of NACADA Core Values & Concepts of Academic Advising. Each poster is framed and ready to hang.
$60
9
Proud to Be a NACADA Member - color poster
One framed 11' x 17' color poster-Proud to Be a NACADA Member. Framed and ready to hang.
$25
10 NACADA Zip Around Pad Portfolio (set of 2)
A set of 2 zip around pad portfolios with a NACADA logo printed on the outside. Included a letter size note pad, document compartment, zipper pocket, pen loop, and five card slots. Keep one for yourself and give one to a colleague. Color: Blue & black.
$30
11 NACADA Zip Around Pad Portfolio (set of 2)
A set of 2 zip around pad portfolios with a NACADA logo printed on the outside. Included a letter size note pad, document compartment, zipper pocket, pen loop, and five card slots. Keep one for yourself and give one to a colleague. Color: Blue & black.
$30
12
Faculty Advisor Package
Faculty advising is integral to many colleges and universities and providing high quality professional development is often a challenge. This donation, Faculty Advisor Package, may be utilized in a variety of ways on your campus. The package includes a CD recording of a very successful NACADA webinar, The Role of Faculty Advising in Student Success, both Volumes I and II of the NACADA Scenes for Learning and Reflection DVDs, copies of five popular pocket guides, and a zip around portfolio.
$640
13 Thirty One NACADA Organizing Utility Tote
Thirty One organizing utility tote with NACADA embroidered on the side. Spacious tote with seven outside pockets (2 mess end pockets) to keep everything you need to carry organized. Perfect for daily use or while traveling.  Size: 10.25'H x 15.5'W x 6.5'D.  Color: Maroon.
$35
14

Ladies Premium Full Zip Fleece Hoodie with NACADA Logo

Maroon ladies full zip fleece hoodie with the NACADA logo embroidered on the left chest. 11oz cotton/polyester blend, lined hood, side front pockets, ladies cut fit. Size: Large. Color: Maroon.

$40
15 Ladies Premium Full Zip Fleece Hoodie with NACADA Logo
Heather gray ladies full zip fleece hoodie with the NACADA logo embroidered on the left chest. 11oz cotton/polyester blend, lined hood, side front pockets, ladies cut fit. Size: XLarge. Color: Heather gray
$40
16 Ladies G Force Polar Fleece Vest with NACADA Logo
Charcoal ladies fleece vest with NACADA logo embroidered on the left chest. Polar fleece with 2 zippered pockets. Size: L. Color: Charcoal
$36
17

Mens Classic Polo with NACADA Logo

Maroon men's classic polo with the NACADA logo embroidered on the left chest. 60% cotton/40% polyester pique knit. Size: Xlarge. Color: Maroon

$30
18

Mens Classic Polo with NACADA Logo

Black men's classic polo with the NACADA logo embroidered on the left chest. 60% cotton/40% polyester pique knit. Size: Medium. Color: Black

$30
19

Large Sport Backpack with NACADA Logo

Sport backpack with the NACADA logo embroidered on the side. 100% heavy duty sport polyester with mesh ball compartment, adjustable shoulders and hip belt, and a headphone port. Size: 7'x10'x15' Color: Maroon/Black/White

$32
20

New Advisor Gift Bag

New Advisor Gift Bag: the perfect gift for anyone new to the field of advising!

$115
21

Handmade Quilted Cosmetic Bag

One of a kind, handmade quilted cosmetic bag - fits tons of 'stuff'

$25

22

Duct Tape Pocketbook

Black duct-tape exterior, pink zebra-print interior with black chain strap and silver closure.

$30
23

Duct Tape Pocketbook

Envelope purse, paisley design, chain strap

$30
24

Duct Tape Pocketbook

Red exterior, zebra-print interior, chain strap, silver pendant closure

$30
25

Pottery Plate

Wavy Sushi Platter - Orange Koi painting

$75
26Pottery Plate
Small hand-painted Wavy Sushi Platter- Moon resting in branches
$50
27

Original Framed Oil Painting

An oil still-life painting on canvas paper in a plein aire gold frame by Sandy Waters. The subject is a clear glass bowl full of colorful tulips and roses with other flowers interspersed, all in oranges, yellows, and purples. Painting is 6x8; framed 9x11 - ready for hanging.

$200
28

Gift Basket

Basket with coffee mugs, huggies, delicious wine

$50
29

University of Leeds T-Shirts(2)

T-Shirts (University of Leeds) with 'Keep Calm…' slogan

$33
30

Yorkshire Gold' T-Shirt(1)

T-Shirt with Olympics medals table, showing Yorkshire in 12th place- if Yorkshire were a country, this is where we'd have been.

$17
31

Ceramic Jewelry

Ceramic jewelry hand-made by Yorkshire artist Emma Tamaris.

$49
32

Gift Basket

Two books from local authors: 'Haunted Macomb' - part of the 'Haunted America' series from History Press and 'The Bootlegger: A Story of Small-Town America' - the true story of Kelly Wagel, a gangster who associated with Al Capone in nearby Colchester, A fleece throw, thermal mug, local organic popcorn, and a shirt are the perfect combinations for your cozy night in Western Illinois.

$50
33

Knitted Headband Ear Warmer

These hand knitted headband ear warmers keep your head and ears warm during the winter months. Extra warmth is provided by the cable knit design. These make stylish and practical gifts. The size is adjustable to fit teenagers and adults.

$10
34

TOMS Gift Pack

TOMS is a company that would match every pair of TOMS shoes purchased with a pair of new shoes given to a child in need. One for One.™ With every pair of TOMS Eye Wear purchased, TOMS will help give sight to a person in need. One for One.™ TOMS Campus Programs exist for students, educators, & administrators to engage in fun & educational activities/events that raise awareness of the TOMS movement while inspiring them to start something that matters in their communities or the world.

$288
35

Necklace and Bracelet Ensemble

This custom made set was created by Men Robinson, artist and owner of Isabella Sophia Jewelry. No two pieces are ever the same: semi-precious gems used include Lapis Lazuli, Blue Lace Agate, Fluorite, Aquamarine and Azurite. The chain and clasp are silver plated and have extender chains.

$100
36

Custom Made Bracelet

This custom made bracelet was created by Men Robinson, artist and owner of Isabella Sophia Jewelry. No two pieces are ever the same: semi precious gems used include Carnelian and Tiger Eye. The bracelet has a silver plated extender chain that goes from 7 to 8 3/4 inches.

$45
37

Beaded Scarf (2)

$40
38

One NACADA 2013 Webcast Registration

The winning bidder will receive one free registration for a NACADA webcast of their choice in 2013.

$150

39

One Registration to the 2013 NACADA Administrators' Institute

The winning bidder will receive one member registration to the NACADA 2013 Administrators' Institute.

$600
40

One Registration to the NACADA Assessment Institute

The winning bidder will receive one member registration to the 2013 NACADA Assessment Institute Savannah, GA, February 13-15. 2013.

$600
41

One Registration to the 2013 NACADA Adult Learner Seminar

The winning bidder will receive one member registration to the 2013 NACADA Adult Learning Seminar, Savannah, GA, February 11-12, 2013.

$420
42

One Registration to a 2013 NACADA Summer Institute

The winning bidder will receive one member registration to one of the NACADA Summer Institutes, June 23-28, 2013 in Jacksonville, FLORJuly 28- August 2 in Scottsdale, AZ.

$745
43

One Registration to a 2013 NACADA Annual Conference

The winning bidder will receive one member registration to the 2013 NACADA Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, UT, October 6-9, 2013.

$350
44

Book 'Choosing to Smile, Inspirational Life Stories of Three Friends who Happened to Have Cancer'(2 copies)

I am one of the authors of the book 'Choosing to Smile'. 'Choosing to Smile' is a collection of three inspirational life stories about facing adversity in life. I would like to share this book with these inspirational life stories with NACADA. Education is a big part of my story and I would like to help others achieve their education goals.

$20 ea.


**ALL winning bid payments are due at the close of the auction.**