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  1. Show off that brand new smile!!
    Show off your brand new “SMILE” from Bulleigh Orthodontics. This package comes with a full set of Braces that includes comprehensive orthodontic treatment and all visits, plus a set of retainers. “A smile is a curve that sets everything straight!” Must be used by 12/31/18. New Patients Only!
    Donor: Bulleigh Orthodontics, Dr. Chad Bulleigh
    Value: Say Cheese!
  2. Get Your Race On!
    Enjoy the best party of the year at Kansas Speedway, TWICE! For each race, receive 4 VIP Grandstand tickets, 4 Pre-Race Passes and 1 Reserved Parking Pass to the Kansas Lottery 300 and Hollywood Casino races on Saturday, Oct. 21-22, 2017, and the 2018 NASCAR Race Weekend (May 11 -12, 2018).
    Donor: Kansas Speedway
    Value: Checkered Flag!
  3. Friendly Competition = Couples Night Out
    Ping Pong is our biggest St. James Club. This is the chance for parents to get a piece of the action! Mr. Rockford, sponsor of SJA Ping Pong Club, promises a memorable evening including great food, beverages, and some fierce competition for a party of 20. Book on a mutually agreeable date, expires October 1, 2018. Includes 20 1-color, 1-sided printed shirts to divide among the teams.
    Donor: Sam & Melissa Rockford and Kansas Tees
    Value: Get Your Game On!
  4. Experience a “Broadway Musical of your Choice” in Chicago!
    Experience a “Broadway Musical of your Choice”. Celebrating an Anniversary, birthday or want a Romantic Weekend Getaway! Enjoy 2 ticket vouchers to a famous Broadway musical and experience it up close and personal. Use these vouchers to purchase Fabulous lower level Orchestra tickets to an award-winning Broadway show, enjoy a romantic night in downtown Chicago and an overnight stay in a Marriott Hotel. The possibilities are endless, BRAVO!!!
    Donor: Class of 2020
    Value: It’s Showtime!
  5. 2nd Annual Presidential Cup
    This will be a true test to see who has the “DRIVE” to win “bragging rights” by competing for the Presidents Cup. This opportunity pits your foursome against Andy Tylicki, John Muehlberger, Tom Radke & Stan Dohm. Foursomes play 36 holes of golf at renowned area courses, including lunch, beverages, and cocktails, appetizers and dinner to complete the tournament. The cup will be displayed in the SJA Trophy Case with the winning foursome’s name and year engraved. Must be arranged on a mutually agreed upon date.
    Donor: Anonymous
    Value: Hole in One!
  6. Suite Tickets = Concert of Your Choice!!
    Do you need a Million Reasons to enjoy a “Concert of your choice” at Sprint Center? Gather yourself and 3 of your closest friends for a night to remember; live music, great friends, and awesome seats! What more do you need! Please review the Upcoming Events calendar and make your selection for an event by November 15, 2017. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date and this offer expires on March 5, 2018.
    Donor: Country Club Bank
    Value: A Million Reasons!
  7. Party on Wheels!
    Have you dreamed of the perfect party without all the hassle? Family Reunion, Neighbors Gathering, or Employee Christmas Party….this is for you! Plan a party for you and up to 99 guests with the hippest venue around. Both Sombrero’s Food Truck and The Funnel Cake truck will feed all of your guests! Must be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date. (Blackout dates include Friday & Saturday’s in May & June 2018)
    Donor: Sombrero’s & The Funnel Cake Truck
    Value: Easy Button!
  8. Say Yes to Key West!
    Paradise is located just off the coast of mainland Florida — and it’s called Key West. As Jimmy Buffet crooned, Key West is the original changer of latitudes and attitudes, and one visit here proves he knew exactly what he was talking about. A week’s stay in Paradise Place is all yours in a quaint ground level 1 bdrm/1 bath Key West Old Town Condo, in the heart of the Art District and just six blocks from Duval Street and Historic Seaport. Stay on a mutually agreed upon week in June, July, August or September, other weeks during the year on a limited availability basis and must be used during 2018. Expires October 1, 2018.
    Donor: Alex & Heather Knoeferel
    Value: Paradise Awaits
  9. Archbishop Keleher + President Tylicki + Fine Wine = the Best Dinner Companions!
    “I’d love to go to dinner and make small talk,” said no one, ever! With Archbishop Keleher at your dinner table, there’s no lack of conversation. Enjoy the camaraderie with the Archbishop, gracious hospitality, good food and wine and make memories of an evening you’ll treasure for years to come. To be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date in the home of Tray and Lisa Vedock.
    Donor: Tray & Lisa Vedock
    Value: Evening of Memories!
  10. A little 4 – Legged Thunder!
    This adorable little puppy is ready to go home, give unconditional love and be a faithful companion to the entire family. Up to date on vaccinations and worming. Will be weaned and ready for its new home on the day of the auction, but arrangements can be made to pick the puppy up on a later date. Includes a kennel and leash for the lucky new owner!
    Donor: Class of 2021
    Value: Puppy Love!
  11. The Force is Strong with this One!
    Make it a night to remember with a private screening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi in AMC’s Fork and Screen Theatre with you and up to 43 of your friends. Your evening will include fabulous food, luxury seating and personal service. Show date to be Friday, December 15 at 7:00 p.m.
    Donor: Class of 2018
    Value: Opening Night!
  12. “Energizing Calm” Unwind on Grand Cayman’s Seven Mile Beach
    “Find Your Cayman-Kind” at the all-new Westin in the beautiful Caymans, named to Conde Nast Traveler’s Gold List. The package includes accommodations for 6 days for up to 4 people and an $800 travel voucher. Dig your toes in the sand and catch some of the best sunsets on earth. Christmas & New Years excluded. (Excluded from Pick of the Auction)
    Donor: Westin in Grand Cayman Geary & Ceil Lynch
    Value: Sand, Surf & Sun!
  13. Show Your Student “the Love” with a Reserved Parking Spot!
    What kid wouldn’t want to park in the front row next year? Help them avoid the rush to get the premium spots ahead of upperclassmen. This includes your family’s reserved spot at school evening and weekend events. Roll right up front, next to the stairs in the main lot, from August 1, 2018-May 31, 2019.
    Donor: St. James Academy
    Value: Reserved!
  14. Custom Golf Cart
    You’ll look great in a one-of-a-kind Custom Golf Cart designed by KC Golf Cart Co. This street-ready golf cart is equipped with all the necessities: Bluetooth, USB port, headlights, brake lights, turn signals, even your own horn. Beep, beep!! Cruise around your neighborhood, or take it out on the back 9. This ride is one “SLICE” of heaven. (Excluded from Pick of the Auction)
    Donor: KC Golf Cart
    Value: Fore!
  15. Chiefs Kingdom, The Ultimate Tailgate!
    Go cheer on the Kansas City Chiefs to a victory over the Buffalo Bills! Four Club Level tickets; see the game from inside or outside while being pampered with VIP service, and early entrance. Included are 4 Founders club passes which means FREE “All you can eat and drink”. The Founders club opens 2 hours before the game and stays open 1 hour after the game. Gold parking pass included.
    Donor: Don & Laura Fritschie, Billy Baber
  16. Bregenz, Austria…. A European Escape!
    Austria is a country rich with history, beautiful places, traditions and activities that are distinct to the area. Relax during your 6 day/5 night stay in beautiful Bregenz, Austria, for a European escape in a condo for up to six guests. Along with neighboring Switzerland, it is the winter sports capital of Europe. This is a trip of a lifetime with historic cities, beautiful views, and hiking in the magnificent scenery of the Alps. Enjoy a scenic hike along Lake Constance or take a boating trip to historic Lindau, Germany, 7 kilometers away, nestled within reach of Swiss borders. The region is known for its flavorful wines, cheeses, and chocolates. Blackout dates May through August. Reservations dependent upon availability and a mutually agreed upon week. Trip and travel must be scheduled by Feb. 15, 2018.
    Donor: Anonymous
    Value: Go European!
  17. KU Basketball Front Row & Ball Boy/Girl Experience (Dec. 18)
    If your 4, 5, or 6th grader dreams of sitting on the court as the ball boy/girl and mopping up the sweat of the Jayhawks basketball team, this is his/her chance! Meanwhile, four guests also get to watch the UNO game on December 18 from the front row. This includes four game tickets and VIP parking pass (Note that SJA alum Zach Thornhill is on the roster of the visiting team at the Phog!)
    Donor: Jon & Christi Stewart
    Value: Front Row, Mid-Court=Priceless!
  18. Become a Sonoma Valley Winemaker
    You and that special someone will enjoy this beautiful Sonoma Valley destination! Experience an intimate blending seminar where you get to enjoy the craft of wine blending with an hands-on seminar at Imagery Estate Winery, a wine tasting at Chateau St. Jean, and a tour and tasting at Benzinger Family winery.  Includes airfare for 2 and a 3-night stay at The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa.  Must be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date.
    Donor:  Class of 2019
    Value: Wine Lovers Dream!
  19. The Great Outdoors!!
    When you put “glamorous,” “luxurious” and “camping” in the same sentence, it’s “Glamping!” And you’re going. Take your family and/or friends on the adventure of a lifetime. Whether it’s visiting National Parks, local State parks, or a staycation…..This is the escape you need. Experience purple mountain majesties and fruited plains! National Park pass included.
    Donor: Olathe Ford
    Value: The Old 96er!
  20. Here’s the Beef!
    Beef: It’s What’s for Dinner. At Your House! A quarter beef, locally raised, grass and corn fed, no steroids, antibiotics or growth hormones from Fulmer’s Premium Angus Beef. Small freezer included.
    Donor: Rottinghaus Family
    Value: Light the Grill!
  21. Baseball “Bucket” List
    Only the biggest baseball fans need apply (bid): Cardinals, Cubs, Royals in 2018. Four seats at one game at each stadium, Busch Stadium, Wrigley Field and Kauffman Stadium; Cardinals game exceptions include home opener and Cubs series; Cubs exclude White Sox series; and Royals exclude home opener and Cardinals series. Arranged on a mutually agreeable date in the 2018 season. Includes $250 gift card for travel.
    Donor: Will & Beth Cokeley, Mark & Maureen Huppe
    Value: Batter Up!
  22. Your Graduation Seats are Reserved
    12 choice seats are held for the family of one 2018 graduate. This is a bonus – other graduates receive just 10 seats! Don’t worry your seats are guaranteed!
    Donor: Friends of St. James Academy
    Value: Pomp and Circumstance
  23. Get Away from it All in Playa Del Carmen
    The Mayan Palace Riviera Maya is a luxurious resort hotel inside the unforgettable Vidanta Riviera Maya Resort in Playa Del Carmen. Stay in the beautiful 2 Bedroom condo (1 king size bed, 2 – double beds) that can accommodate up to 6 adults and 2 children from June 23-30, 2018. Enjoy the casual relaxed environment where everyone in the family can find a favorite activity. This resort has it all for a romantic getaway for two or a memorable family vacation.
    Donor: Dennis & Joan Huber
    Value: Fun in the Sun!
  24. Freshen up your Ride!
    Did the kids’ car get dinged in the school parking lot? Is that annoying knock or ping or other growl your car saying it needs some attention from a qualified mechanic? turn them over to Nachbars’!
    Donor: Nachbar Automotive
    Value: KA-CHOW!
  25. Sporting KC Up Close and Personal – be part of the KC Cauldron!
    Head out to the Pitch and get spoiled with up-close-and-personal Sporting KC seats for four. To enhance your team spirit, an autographed soccer ball, signed jersey and scarf are included. Choose a game in 2018 on a mutually agreeable date; includes reserved parking.
    Donor: Geary & Ceil Lynch
    Value: Score Big!
  26. What’s your Game….Quail, Pheasant, or Deer?
    Dream Hunts!! Seize this once in a lifetime experience with your child for their first youth upland game hunt and their first youth deer hunt in a great location in Western Kansas. Let your child experience first hand the Upland Game Hunt (Pheasant & Quail) November 2-3, 2017 and a Youth Deer Hunting experience in the fall of 2018 (usually 1st or 2nd weekend in Sept.). Includes 2 days of hunting and 2 nights of lodging and the deer hunt includes three days of hunting and three nights of lodging northwest of Hays, KS. A valid hunter’s safety and a deer permit required. This is a do-it-yourself hunt and you will be provided with a map and a tour on the evening of your arrival. From there you will pick your stand and let the hunting begin! Quality time with Dad – Priceless! Lodging is included in a completely restored, native stone house originally built in 1907. Take advantage of the early hunting season for youth ages 16 and under.
    Donor: Will & Beth Cokeley
    Value: Ready, Aim, Fire!
  27. One of a Kind Thunder Arcade!
    One of a kind Arcade machine which includes over 500 games, music and SJA themed décor. Every game room needs one!
    Donor: Anthony Becker
    Value: Game Over!
  28. Get a Clue. Get Out! Bring the challenge of a Breakout Experience to you!!!
    Consider team building with your employees, offer a reward and thank you for your workers, or have some fun at your family reunion. Breakout KC will bring The Get Out Games (a mobile breakout room) to you for an 8-hour experience. Adventure is just a bid away! Must be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date and used by 10/1/2018.
    Donor: Breakout KC, Matt Baysinger
    Value: Game On!