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2010 Silent Auction Update

posted Dec 6, 2010, 5:30 PM by jeni cooper   [ updated Dec 6, 2010, 5:50 PM ]

Here's a slideshow of our 2010 AiN Silent Auction!
(Compliments of JL Hill Photography)
See our December 2010 Newsletter for an update on the event .

Items up for Bid!

posted Nov 12, 2010, 9:42 AM by jeni cooper   [ updated Nov 20, 2010, 10:58 AM ]

Here's a list of items that will be up for bid at our upcoming Silent Auction, November 21st (6-8 pm) at Toast Cafe in Davidson!
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Ben & Jerry's $50 Off In-Store Birthday Party
Dr. Mark P. Tompkins, DDS  ZOOM2 Whitening
Dr. Paul R. Gibbs, DDS, MS Periodontics (1) Adult Prophylactic Cleaning
Pilates at the Lake Gift Card: (1) 60 Minute Private Pilates Lesson
The Med Spa Gift Card for Laser Hair Removal Bikini or Laser Hair Facial
King Tiger Tae Kwon Do (2) Months Tae Kwon Do Class & Uniform
BAMJET Productions Party Planning Certificate by Party Expert Amye McPherson
The Bindu 3- Yoga Class Pass & Bindu T-Shirt
Dr. Bugaiski, OD, FCOVD, The Developmental Vision Center Comprehensive Vision Evaluation
LKN YMCA 3 Month Metro Family Membership
Shawn Hay, A Dream Space Decorating (1) Hour of Interior Decorating Services
Huntersville Family Fitness and Aquatics Center Summer Splash Pass or Equivalent Credit to Yearly Membership
AAAA Bug Man Free Pest Treatment
Spring Green Lawn Care Year of Lawn Treatment up to 8000 Sq feet turf
KidsAbilities Occupational Therapy for Children, P.C. Free Occupational Therapy Evaluation (or $300 towards treatment)
Chateau Morrisette, Floyd, Va. (2) Tickets: 2011 Black Dog Wine & Music Festival
Tweetsie Railroad (4) One Day Park Admission Tickets
River Run Golf Club One Golf Foursome with Cart
River Run Tennis Club 1.5 Hour Indoor Tennis Time
Barter Theater, Abindgdon, Va. 2011 Complimentary Pass for (2) Tickets
Lazy 5 Ranch Admission for (2) Adults & (2) Children
Discovery Place (4) Admission Tickets for Discovery Place Exhibit Halls
The Children's Theater 2010-2011 Ticket Voucher (Four Complimentary Tickets)
Our Town Cinemas (4) Regular Admission Tickeets
LKN Mini-Golf Passes for New LKN Mini-Golf
Bailey Middle School, Sixth Grade "Harris' Hawks" Team (4) Tickets for Charlotte Checkers
Masterworks School of the Arts Free 2011 Summer Camp Tuition



Bill & Cathy Bennett 3 NightSummer Stay at Valle Crucis Mountain Cabin (Bennett) (summer 2011)
Virginia & Gary Cooper 3 Night Stay at Valle Crucis Mountain Cabin (Cooper) (now until June 15, 2011)
Jame & Mary Kennedy 3 Night Stay at Mountain Cabin (Kennedy)
Homewood Suites by Hilton, Davidson (1) Night Weekend Stay
Davidson Village Inn Gift Basket w/ Certificate for (1) Night Stay (now - mid Jan; or June - July 2011)
Anne Woody & L&H Technologies Downtown Charlotte Getaway w/ Dinner at Basil's Restaurant

Elie Bou Zeiden

Merril Jennings Gallery

An original Elie Bou Zeidan oil painting "Couchers de Soliel"

Limited Edition "Christmas at Methodist Chapel" by Betsey Hampton

Merril Jennings Gallery Limited Edition "Christmas on Main Street" by Loren DiBenedetto
Merril Jennings Gallery Limited Edition "Davidson Christmas circa 1870" by Susan Jennings
Merril Jennings Gallery Limited Edition "Main Street Davidson" by Virginia Quillen
Cotton Ketchie Carolina Shores Print - followed up 10-11
La Patisserie Certificate for (1) 8"Cake
Ben & Jerry's Certificate for (1) Small Ice-Cream Cake
Bucci's Ristorante Italiano $50 Gift Certificate
Jason's Deli (5) $20 Gift Certificates
Campania Italian Café & Trattoria Dinner for Two with Bottle of Wine
The Soda Shop "Come with me to Davidson" Book and $10 Gift Certificate
Panera Bread Bread for a Year Certificate
Brookly South Pizzeria (2) $25 Gift Cards
Ming's Chinese & Sushi Bar $30 Gift Card
Summit Coffee (3) 12 oz. Organic, Shade Grown Coffee Beans
Bailey Middle School, 6th Grade "Harris' Hawk's" Team Coffee (etc.) Lovers Gift Basket
Bailey Middle School, 6th Grade "Spider Monkey" Team Pizza Gift Basket
Davidson Chocolate Shop Chocolate & Tea Gift
Jill Ball Freshly Baked Pumpkin Roll
Jill Ball Freshly Baked Pumpkin Roll & 1/2 Coconut Pound Cake
Jill Ball Freshly Baked Pumpkin Pound Cake
Restaurant X $10 Gift Certificate
Fuel Pizza (2) $5 Gift Certificates
Domino's Pizza (5) 14" Pizzas with Unlimited Toppings
Alison Leffler "The Princess and the Frog" DVD
Amy Cook The Very Hungry Caterpillar Game
Amy Cook Candy Land Dora the Explorer Edition
Alison Leffler IKEA Kids Tunnel & Tent
Alison Leffler Hi Ho Cherry-O Board Game
Alison Leffler Disney Cars Book with Sound
South Lake Pediatrics My "Brest" Friend Deluxe Breastfeeding Pillow
Jennifer Stevens (2) Cuddle Tugs (ribbon necklaces for moms to wear and babies to tug!)
Integrative Therapy Concepts Fine Motor Kit
Jeff Gordon, Inc. Signed NASCAR Jeff Gordon Hat with Letter of Authenticity & Special Hologram
Amy Cook Jack Roush Collectors Edition Leather Jacket, Size Medium
Kristine Curley Jimmie Johnson Official Team Hat with Signature
Dale Earnhardt Foundation Board Game (signed by Martin Truex Jr.), T-Shirt (Adult Medium) & Necklace
James Dula, Halo Salon Shampoo, Cut & Style
Kelly Skvarla Set of 3 "lia sophia" Bangle Bracelets
Mary Ann Bishop & Tom Klein Handcrafted "Autism Puzzle" Necklace
Charlotte Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Associates Michael Kors Tortoise Shell Colored Sunglasses
Shawn Hay & the DuBay Family Burgundy Spa and Wine House (Jetton Village) Essence of Wine Classic Facial w/ Gratuity (50 minutes)
Hairmendz Salon, Huntersville Hair Care Gift Basket with Certificate
GIFTS FOR "THE DOG" (and cat)
Camp Wagging Tails Gift Certificate: 1 Day of Doggie Daycare
Camp Wagging Tails Gift Certificate: 2 Overnight Stays and Playtime
Cathy Henry, Ellie Henry & Niki Suchy Cat's Meow Basket
Cathy Henry, Ellie Henry & Niki Suchy Bow-Wow Basket
Amy Cook Paul  Mitchell Doggie Gift Set
Becky Severs Blue Buffalo Dog Treats (4 Bags), Certificate for Dog Food & Other Items
Melissa Piskutz, At Your Barking Call Mobile Pet Grooming Certificate for (1) House Call Dog Grooming (in the Lake Norman area)
Main Street Books $25 Gift Certificate
Maggie & Skip Kopp Handcrafted Wooden Box
Turtle Creek Nursery $25 Gift Certificate
The Coopers Book: When Love is Not Enough by Nancy Thomas
JL Hill Photography Creative Digital Session, including 1-3 hour session, 3-5 hours artistic work and up to 30 artistically rendered portraits
Betty's Blooms "Brush Strokes" Daylily
Betty's Blooms (1) Knock Out Rose & (2) Euonymous
Betty's Blooms (4) Lentenrose
Betty's Blooms Daylilies, White Assortment
Betty's Blooms Daylilies Assortment (Yellow, Purple & Red)
Todd & Siobhan Martin Handcrafted Shelf (Installation Included)
Cats on Main Davidon Wildcats Adult Sweatshirt (L), T-Shirt (L) and Socks (XL)
Alison Leffler New Balance Men's Running Shoes Size 7 1/2

Exceptional Moms Baskets

posted Oct 27, 2010, 7:17 AM by jeni cooper

LaTosha Jenkins has graciously offered to put together some gift baskets for our upcoming Angels in Need silent auction! We are so grateful for her ideas and enthusiasm. If you would be willling to help... here is what LaTosha has in mind...


Calling all exceptional moms…calling all exceptional MOMs. 


We are excited about the upcoming Silent Auction at Toast.  Did you know there is an excellent way for us, exceptional moms, to support an organization that promotes and provides opportunities for our phenomenal kids?  This year’s Silent Auction will feature themed baskets designed and developed by the Exceptional Moms.  Baskets will be available for sale and demonstrate our personal commitment to AiN. 


Call (704.907.7715) or email (latosha.jenkins@allentate.com) Latosha Jenkins with the subject "silent auction gift basket" to reserve your contribution of item(s) to gift baskets.  We would like to hear from you by November 10th and have your donations in hand by Nov. 14th.  Content ideas for each basket are below:


Wish List:  Consider donating one, two or all items for a basket.

  • 4 new or recycled medium to large size baskets.
  • Kat’s Meow Basket:  pet apparel, treats, food, supplements, books, toys, or etc.
  • Bow Wow Basket:  pet apparel, treats, food, supplements, books, toys, or etc.
  • senSPAration Basket:  slippers for her, robe, personal care, books (massage, meditation, relaxation, and works of inspiration to soothe the soul), etc.
  • Staycation for the Family Basket:  board game, snack items, blockbuster gift card, family of four gift card for kid friendly eatery, recreational center gift card, etc.

Silent Auction

posted Oct 18, 2010, 10:42 AM by jeni cooper   [ updated Nov 19, 2010, 3:48 PM ]

 (Printable version of flyer attached below.)
Reservations highly recommended!
Please see the attached flyer below for more details.

Join us in Celebrating…


… the gifts that children with special needs
bring to our community!!!


Nov. 20th



Buddy Benefit



A Cappella Concert


Hosted by: The Buddy System of

                  Davidson College &

                  Kappa Sigma Fraternity

Where: Davidson College’s

            Duke Family Performance Hall

When: Saturday, November 20th, 5-6 pm

What: Free Concert Featuring some of Davidson College’s best A Cappella Groups.


Reserve Free Tickets: davidsongenerals@gmail.com

Donations accepted at the door.


Proceeds go towards:

· Scholarships for local children with special needs to attend therapeutic programs and camps.



Nov. 21st



Silent Auction 



Where: Toast Café,

            Main Street, Davidson

When: Sunday, November 21st, 6-8 pm


With special thanks to:

Aquesta Bank & Toast Cafe


Reservations & Pre-registration:



Proceeds go towards:

· Local events and programs for Lake Norman's children with special needs

 ·  House of Angels, Romania
Physical Therapy & Respite Center for poverty-stricken and disabled children

· Orphanage Satnoeba
Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia


Benefiting children with special needs

in the Lake Norman area and abroad.


For more info contact: Jeni Cooper at info@angelsinneed.org


We cannot thank you enough for attending and helping us provide
opportunity for these children to blossom.


(A Davidson Based, 100% Volunteer, 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Charity)


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