Friday, March 10, 2017

Samoa Soiree Silent Auction- Buy it Now!

This year, we’re giving our Samoa Soiree guests – and others – a chance to buy three of the awesome Samoa Soiree silent auction items in advance of the event. Buy it Now silent auction items are only available for purchase from March 15 to 22, on a first come, first purchase basis. Read to the end for purchasing information.

Are you Going to Disney World? – Value $1,915 – Buy It Now Price - $1,500
Treat yourself to an unforgettable family vacation from May 25 through June 1, 2017, at Marriott's Grande Vista. These elegant resort villas are ideally placed in Orlando, Florida near a host of Disney® attractions, world-renowned golf courses and more. Make yourself at home in your spacious, one bedroom accommodations for four people. Visit our luxury resort in Orlando, Florida to benefit from creative, challenging course play at our Grande Vista Golf Club, a vast selection of on-site restaurant options, a state-of-the-art luxury spa, four heated swimming pools and a complete fitness center with free classes. Along with placing you near the unparalleled excitement of Walt Disney World®, our resort villas are only minutes away from Universal Studios Florida®, SeaWorld® and Amway Arena. Contemporary excellence is waiting for you at Marriott's Grande Vista. 

Four Walt Disney World One-Day Park Hopper Passes are included so you can start enjoying the sights as soon as you arrive.

Compliments of Michael Mendelsohn, GSCCC Board of Directors

Adventure is Out There! – Value $800 – Buy It Now $600
There’s nothing like a day at The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium! The amazing aerial forest park features climbing and zip lining through majestic trees near the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center’s Marsh Pavilion. Your group of 16 people can take to the treetops on 15 trails that weave between tree platforms on a 6-acre site. Trails are marked by the degree of challenge they provide, offering adventures for ages 5 through adult.  Explore the park on your own or make memories with your family and friends. This is a perfect outdoor activity for birthday parties, scout groups, school field trips, and corporate events or team building programs. Ages five to adult are welcome!

Compliments of The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium

Get Away to Mexico – Value $4,060 – Buy It Now Price – $3,500
Celebrate the 4th in Mexico this year! The Mayan Sea Garden Mazatlán has a luxurious one-bedroom suite for four waiting for your arrival on July 1-8, 2017. This beach-front property adds deluxe leisure-time amenities to one of the most breathtaking beaches in Mexico.  Enjoy your favorite water sport or experience the best fishing in the Pacific Ocean, all from the comfort of Mayan Sea Garden. Or take advantage of the multiple swimming pools and fine dining. Called "The Pearl of the Pacific," Mazatlán has the feel of a small town by day and energetic city by night.

Compliments of Michael Mendelsohn, GSCCC Board of Directors

Here’s how it works:

Buy it Now silent auction items are available for purchase one week only-- March 15-22, 2017, on a first come, first purchase basis.

Contact us at if you are ready to Buy it Now. Intent to buy messages sent to will be processed in the order they are received.

All winning bidders must claim their items within 24 hours, paid in full, to secure it. Payment in full is accepted with credit (online) or check (in person).

Any items not paid in full within 24 hours will go to the next bidder or remain available the week of March 15-22, 2017.

Items not purchased during Buy it Now will be available at the Samoa Soiree on Saturday, March 25, 2017.