Don't miss your chance to win these stunning earrings donated by Windsor Jewelers.
Tickets will be sold the night of the Gala at $100 for each chance.
Retail value of $9,000
Take It Easy with The Eagles
Throw your hands in the air for American rock legend, The Eagles! With 7 #1 singles, 6 Grammys, 5 American Music Awards, and 6 #1 albums, you can show them the Best of Your Love as you enjoy a concert from 4 fabulous seats located in a sold out section with a prime view. Let us add a special element to the night with a private car service and dinner at e2, Chef Emeril Lagasse’s restaurant.
Restrictions: Tickets for the Friday, November 15 8:00 pm concert only. Seats in Section 114, Row B, Seats 3, 4, 5, and 6. $250 gift certificate to e2.
Value: $1120 face value
Donor: Dixon Hughes, e2 Emeril’s Eatery, Superior Car Service
Tee for Two
Get more for your “fore!” The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence…unless you are nestled among the Sandhills of North Carolina, swinging golf clubs at Pinehurst. You do not have to be a champion to play a championship golf course – this is a chance to spend 3 days and 2 nights with Deluxe Accommodations for 2 people at Pinehurst, the site of more championships than any other golf course in the country. Practice your swing on the course for the 2014 US Open with 3 rounds of golf for 2, including green fees, cart, and practice range. One of these rounds will be played on course No. 2, which is consistently ranked among the world's best. The stories of champions and the traditions of championship golf have been created at Pinehurst, and JDRF invites you to experience true southern hospitality and become part of its history.
Restrictions: Date to be mutually agreed upon with course.
Donor: Pinehurst Resort
Rocky Mountain High
There is nothing like the fresh air in Aspen/Snowmass, home to 7 Olympic athletes in the 2010 Games! Your family can enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding, white-water rafting, or many other activities! Or jam to free outdoor concerts on the mountain, music festivals in town or a rodeo! Relish in 7 nights at the Timbers Club in Snowmass, Colorado in a residence that sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (2 master suites). Amenities include a full exercise room, game room and lounge. The best part of staying at the Timbers Club is the specialized service, like complimentary cappuccinos and pastries in the morning, transportation from the airport and into town, and 24-hour concierge service to help you book your daily activities and dinners. After all, Aspen is known for its top-notch restaurants, shopping, and scenery!
Restrictions: Package does not include airfare. Mutually agreed upon date with donor. No pets, no smoking. Summer weeks only.
Donor: Mr. & Mrs. Pat & Shauna McFeeley
The World is Your Oyster
You provide the location, we’ll bring the party! Entertain 50 of your closest friends with your own, personal oyster roast. Keep things buzzing with a variety of beers provided by Heineken to enjoy with your dinner at the oyster bar. To set the scene, Party Time Rentals will provide the tables, chairs and linens for you and your guests, so sit back, relax and start shucking!
Restrictions: Date to be mutually agreed upon with donor. Must make reservations 1 month in advance.
Donors: Best Impressions Catering, Party Time Rentals
Bon Appétit with the Top Research VIPs!
Bring your appetite and join friends at Charlotte Country Club to learn first-hand about JDRF’s investments and progress. As we work to achieve a world without T1D, this exclusive dinner is only available to 20 couples who will have the opportunity to speak directly with special guest, Boris P. Kovatchev, Ph.D, principal investigator at the University of Virginia, of the JDRF Artificial Pancreas Project. Dr. Kovatchev was honored this year with JDRF’s most prestigious Research Scientist Award. The University of Virginia Patent Foundation also selected him to receive its top honor, the Edlich-Henderson Inventor of the Year Award for his work with the Artificial Pancreas. You don’t want to miss this occasion to learn about the future in T1D treatments!
Restrictions: Dinner on Thursday, February 20, 2014.
Raise Your Paddle for a Pedal
Prepare for the ultimate ride and keep your wheels spinning on the Teschner Triathlon Bike, built on one of Australia's finest frames for a lightweight, aerodynamic and fast finish. This bike is a large bike built for someone 5’ 8” or taller. For high performance cycling, clip into the Shimano TR60 Triathlon Shoe with 1 large strap, making your transitions as fast as possible. The carbon fiber sole of the shoe is extremely stiff and lightweight, giving positive feedback to the rider in each pedal stroke. Strap on the Rudy Project Slinger Helmet with impact-resistant, lightweight In-Mold technology to cut through the air without sacrificing safety. Streamlined sunglasses protect the eyes from the sun and possible road debris, so you can ride in style with the Rudy Project Revenge Sunglasses, which boast comfort and reliability. The winner of this package also receives Winter Cyclist Training to race to the front of the pack!
Restrictions: This bike only. Large bike accommodates a 5’8”- 5'10" build or taller, depending on the rider. Winter Cyclist Training - Winter 1 started this week. Sign up today for next 5 weeks of Winter 1 and use full 10 weeks of Winter 2.
Donor: TrySports, Total Cyclist
Calling all Sports Enthusiasts!
This is a big score for a serious sports fan! Ever wish you could get behind-the-scenes of your favorite sports talk show? Take this trip to Fox studios in Los Angeles and visit the set of Fox Sports Live to enjoy an up close and personal “Meet and Greet” with US Open Grand Slam singles champion Andy Roddick and the rest of the crew! Andy Roddick will personally take you around the set, then you’ll watch the magic happen as you view the evening’s episode live from the Avocado Room. No need to buy your own plane tickets because this package includes 2 seats on a Southwest Airline flight!
Restrictions: Mutually agreed upon date with Andy Roddick.
Donor: Mr. Andy Roddick & Mrs. Brooklyn Decker, Southwest Airlines
Anchors aweigh! Get ready for a 1-year membership to Carefree Boat Club. And it is just that – carefree! You’ll enjoy all the pleasures of boating without the hassles of maintenance, cleaning, storage and insurance. The winner is entitled to unlimited use of 13 boats on Lake Norman and access to over 25 different locations on the east coast and south coast – Charleston, SC, Lake Lanier, GA, Miami, FL, Washington, DC, Virginia Beach, VA…wherever your sea legs will take you! Maybe one day you would like a pontoon party with friends and the next day you would like to sail with your family or wakeboard with your kids. As a member, you’re not stuck with one kind of boating. And if you’re new to navigating the water, no problem – the skipper who takes home this package will receive classroom and on-water instruction.
Restrictions: Member rules apply.
Donor: Carefree Boat Club
How 'Bout You, Country Fans!
Click your cowboy boots together and make a wish! The country fan who wins this package will enjoy 2 tickets to the coveted 2014 Country Music Awards in Nashville, TN with 2 After Party Passes, so get ready to rub elbows with the biggest stars in country music! As a life-long memento of this night to remember, take home a guitar signed by North Carolina native and true friend of JDRF, Eric Church, winner of last year’s CMA Awards “Album of the Year.”
Restrictions: November CMA 2014 date to be determined.
Donor: Mr. Eric Church
Escape into Paradise
On land or by sea, relax in the unique serenity, hospitality and beauty of Turks and Caicos. Your week-long stay for 4 people will include 2 bedrooms with maid service before and after your stay. This extraordinary Caribbean retreat, Point Grace, has been named the “Caribbean’s Leading Boutique Hotel” for the 6th consecutive year and is located on Grace Bay, which is voted by Condé Nast as "The Best Beach in the World.” Take it all in with your toes in the sand and a cool drink in your hand!
Restrictions: Mutually agreed upon date with donor. Not valid for holidays and the majority of February and March, 2014. Expires November 9, 2014.
Donor: Mr. & Mrs. Robert & Jiljane Brace