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Sunday, October 21, 2012

1. Champion Dinner with The Boss 
Donated by: Aramark
Sing along with the legendary Bruce Springsteen live on November 26th at Rogers Arena! You and your guest will be seated and served dinner in the Champion's Club. 

2. Explore Vancouver!
Donated by: Capilano Suspension BridgeGrouse MountainMuseum of AnthropologySwallow Tail CanadaVanDusen Botantical Garden
Value: $430 
Explore Vancouver like never before! See the city from all angles with two tickets to Swallow Tail Canada's Wild Foraging Mushroom Tour, two tickets to the Museum of Anthropology, a gift certificate for Grouse Mountain's Eye of the Wind tour for two people, four tickets to the Capilano Suspension Bridge and a Family Membership for the VanDusen Botantical Garden. 

3. Go Lions!
Donated by: Vera's Burger Shack
Value: $140
See the BC Lions up close with two Lower Coaches Corner tickets to the November 3rd game as we take on the Saskatchewan Roughriders!

4. Luxury Staycation
Donated by: Hawksworth RestaurantRosewood Hotel Georgia 
Estimated Value: $675 
Enjoy a luxury vacation right here at home with a Tasting Menu for two with wine pairings from the award-winning Hawksworth Restaurant and a one-night stay in a deluxe room at the Rosewood Hotel Georgia.

5. Dinner and the Symphony
 Market at Shangri-la & Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Estimated Value: $270
Enjoy a Tasting Menu for Two from Market at Shangri-la and an evening of music with two tickets to the 
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.


6. Dine Out for a Year
Donated by: Bao Bei, Tavola, Maenam, Fraiche, Hart House, Vij's , Pied-a-terre, La Buca, Sardine Can, Pourhouse, Forage, Dockside, Trafalgar's, The Diamond, West,  and The Parker.
Value: $1150
Dine out every month of the year at Vancouver's finest restaurants with gift certificates from Bao Bei, Tavola, Maenam, Fraiche, Hart House, Vij's , Pied-a-terre, La Buca, Sardine Can, Pourhouse, Forage, Dockside, Trafalgar's and The Parker.

7. Grow Your Cellar
Donated by: Enotecca Wineries and Resorts Inc.
A deluxe wine package valued at $130 includes a 2009 Syrah and 2011 Vaila Rose from Le Vieux Pin and a 2009 Fortissimo and a 2011 Vivace from La Stella Winery.

8. A Rare Vintage
Donated by: Rasoul Salehi 
Estimated Value $200
A rare vintage selected from the private cellar of Rasoul Salehi. 

9. Legacy Tasting
Donated by: Legacy Liquor Store
Value: $500
Exclusive wine tasting event for 8 guests in the Legacy Private Wine Cellar. 

10. Take a Walk in the Dog Park
Donated by: City Slickers Pet Services
Value: $200
Ten pass dog walk card from City Slickers Pet Services. Service areas include East Vancouver, Mount Pleasant and Kitsilano.

11. Beer Near Here
Donated by: Granville Island BrewingDonnelly Group 
Value: $180
Private tour and tasting for you and nine guests from Granville Island Brewing. 
Beer pairing dinner at The Calling Pub featuring pairings from Coal Harbour Brewing, Parallel 49th Brewery & Steamworks.

12. The Pairings
Donated by: Vincor Canada
Value: $250
Relive the night's wine tastings with a bottle of each wine pairing.

13. Cook Like A Chef! 
Donated by: Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts
Value: $300
Learn to cook like a chef with a gift certificate for two for one of PICA's Cook! and the City programs. 

14. The Story Basket
Donated by: Various
A magical basket filled with signed children's books.

15. The Coffee and Tea Collection
Donated by: Ethical Bean and Namasthe Tea Co.
A collection of fine coffee and locally blended gourmet teas. 

16. Grow Your Windowsill Farm
Donated by: Patch
Grow herbs all year long with an amazing set of Patch Planters. 

17. Special Delivery
Donated by: Marquis Wine Cellars 
Value: $68
Receive two carefully selected bottles, one white and one red, delivered directly to your door. 

18. A Culinary Trip to Bowen
Donated by: Cocoa West and Miksu Restaurant
Value: $300
Relax with a weekend stay at Bowen's "Bed and Chocolate" and a $150 gift certificate from Miksu Restaurant.

 19. Wine! Wine! Wine!
Donated by: Good Life Vancouver
Value: $100
Enjoy a selection of four bottles of fine B.C wines!