Baylor University
Louise Herrington School of Nursing
Robbins College of Health and Human Services

AUCTION PREVIEW LIST


Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing wishes to extend a special thanks to the individuals and companies who generously provided items for the 4th Annual Going for the Gold Gala auction. This is a preview list of the auction items. Bidding will begin onsite only at the Gala at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 28, 2015.

TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS

  1. LIVE AUCTION ITEM!
    Grand Cayman Island
    - 1 week in an incredible ocean-front home
    5 bedroom and 5 bath oceanfront house, occupant responsible for $250 clean up fee. Based on availability - not available on holidays.
    Donated by: Suzanne & Tom Martin
    Opening Bid: $2,500
    Value: $12,000

    Gala 2015 - Caymans
  2. Durango, Colorado - 1 week in a fabulous mountain home
    4 bedroom/3.5 baths with a loft at the ski slopes. Based on availability - not available on holidays.
    Donated by: Suzanne & Tom Martin
    Opening Bid: $1,500
    Value: $5,000

    Gala 2015 - Colorado 2

  3. The Harbor Possum Kingdom Lake, Texas - 2 night stay
    Two (2) rooms for two (2) nights at The Harbor on Possum Kingdom Lake's 18 room boutique hotel. Includes trail ride, spa treatments, continental breakfast, lunch and dinner at The Grille in the Harbor development and use of the facilities.
    Donated by: The Harbor on Possum Kingdom Lake
    Opening Bid:$700
    Value: $2,500

    Gala 2015 - PKL
  4. The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center - 1 night stay
    One (1) night deluxe accommodations for two (2) with breakfast.
    Donated By: Anonymous
    Opening Bid: $60
    Value: $259

  5. Innisbrook Resort & Spa in Tarpon Springs, Florida
    Deluxe accommodations for two (2) people in an efficiency condominium. Enjoy four days and three nights of golfing, tennis, swimming, and nearby beaches and restaurants.
    Donated By: Ken and Alice Starr
    Opening Bid: $800
    Value: $1,200

SPORTS & MEMORABILIA

  1. LIVE AUCTION ITEM!
    Heisman Football
    - signed by RG3 the night he won the Heisman
    Donated By: Ken and Alice Starr
    Opening Bid: $500
    Value: Priceless
    Gala 2015 - football
  2. LIVE AUCTION ITEM!
    Baylor Football with the Starr's
    in the President's Luxurious Skybox
    Four (4) tickets in the President's Skybox at McLane Stadium for Baylor vs. Texas game on Saturday, December 5, 2015.
    Donated By: Ken and Alice Starr
    Opening Bid: $500
    Value: Priceless

  3. Replica Helmet
    Style worn during the late 1970's and 1980's at Baylor University. "What Legends Wore" features old style rivets and hardware and classic old school chinstrap autographed by Grant Teaff and Mike Singletary.
    Donated By: The Baylor Bookstore
    Opening Bid: $80
    Value: $250
    Gala 2015 - helmet

  4. Fall 2015 Baylor Men's and Lady Bear's basketball game with Judge Ken and Alice Starr
    Four (4) tickets to one game of your choice. This package will include either lunch or dinner at Allbritton House.
    Donated By: Ken and Alice Starr
    Opening Bid: $100
    Value: $500

  5. Baylor University Football Game
    Six (6) tickets in a suite for a home game other than opening game or Homecoming. Includes parking and dining.
    Donated By: Richard and Karen Willis
    Opening Bid: $500
    Value: $1,500

  6. Baylor Basketball autographed by Coach Kim Mulkey
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $30
    Value: $100

  7. Baylor Basketball autographed by Coach Scott Drew
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $30
    Value: $100

  8. Baylor Baseball autographed by Coach Steve Smith
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $25
    Value: $75

  9. Baylor Football autographed by Art Briles
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $50
    Value: $150

  10. Baylor vs. Oklahoma Baseball - Four (4) tickets to home baseball game on March 28, 2015.
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $10
    Value: $28

  11. Baylor vs. West Virginia Baseball - Four (4) tickets to home baseball game in Waco on March 6, 2015.
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $10
    Value: $28

  12. Baylor vs. Texas Tech Men's Basketball - Four (4) tickets in Waco on March 6, 2015.
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $30
    Value: $100

  13. Lady Bears' Basketball vs. Texas Tech - Four (4) tickets in Waco on March 2, 2015.
    Donated By: Baylor Athletics
    Opening Bid: $25
    Value: $75

  14. Dallas Mavericks vs. San Antonio Spurs
    Four (4) front row seats at the American Airlines Center for game on March 4, 2015
    Donated by: JTL Beverages, Julie & Jim Turner
    Opening Bid: $800
    Value: $2,500
  15. Texas Rangers Luxury Suite - for a 2015 Rangers Home Game at Globe Life Park
    Includes two valet parking and seating for 20 guests. Food and beverage not included. Excludes opening day, July 4th, Red Sox, Yankees, and Interleague Team Series games.
    Donated By: The Texas Rangers
    Opening Bid: $1,200
    Value: $3,530

  16. 2015 Texas Rangers - regular season home game
    Two (2) outstanding seats to a regular season home game at the Globe Life Ballpark in Arlington. Game to be designated by donor.
    Donated By: JTL Beverages, Julie and Jim Turner
    Opening Bid: $350
    Value: $1,000
  17. Texas Rangers Baseball autographed by Shawn Tolleson
    Donated By: The Texas Rangers
    Opening Bid: $30
    Value: $100
    Gala 2015 - baseball

  18. Rough Riders Game Day Package
    Eight (8) Founders tickets, including dinner, parking, merchandise package and your choice of pre-game tour of the field including the dugout and a chat with the manager and coaches or a pre-game tour of the press box.
    Donated By: Jay and Jenny Allison and Comstock Resources
    Opening Bid: $150
    Value: $500
    Gala 2015 - Rough Riders
  19. Dirk Nowitzki autographed picture
    Donated By: The Dallas Mavericks Foundation
    Opening Bid: $50
    Value: $150

  20. Monta Ellis autographed picture
    Donated By: The Dallas Mavericks Foundation
    Opening Bid: $50
    Value: $150

  21. Tyson Chandler autographed picture
    Donated By: The Dallas Mavericks Foundation
    Opening Bid: $50
    Value: $150

  22. Dallas Mavericks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
    Two (2) tickets, lower floor, Monday, March 16, 2015, 7:30 p.m., American Airlines Center
    Donated By: Dallas Mavericks Foundation
    Opening Bid: $50
    Value: $150

  23. Dallas Stars vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - Luxury Suite for 12 guests
    Game is on March 19, 2015 at the American Airlines Center and includes parking. Catering arrangements and expense responsibility of winning bidder.
    Donated By: JTL Beverages, Julie & Jim Turner
    Opening Bid: $1,600
    Value: $5,000
SPECIALTY & DECOR

  1. Bear iPad / Tablet Stand
    Donated By: Anonymous
    Opening Bid: $20
    Value: $60

    Gala 2015 - ipad Bear

  2. Bilateral Custom Vue Intralasik Procedure
    Donated By: C. Bradley Bowman, MD/Cornea Associates of Texas
    Opening Bid: $1,500
    Value: $4,800

  3. Verizon Items
    Donated By: Verizon
    Verizon Mophie Juice Pak Powerstation

    Opening Bid: $20
    Value: $60
    Verizon Mophie Power Station Battery Charger
    Opening Bid: $20
    Value: $60
    Jabra Freeway Bluetooth Speaker
    Opening Bid: $35
    Value: $100

    Gala 2015 - verizon cases

  4. Waterford Frame
    8X10 lead crystal frame by Waterford
    Donated By: Alice and Ken Starr
    Opening Bid: $15.00
    Value: $50
    Gala 2015 - frame

  5. Bookends of Old Main and special books
    Own these true Baylor treasures. Bookends of original finials form the staircase in Old Main built in 1886. Includes copies of three Baylor library standards, A Notable Example and In His Traces by Eugene Baker and Baylor at Independence by Lois Smith Murray.
    Opening Bid: TBD
    Value: TBD
    Gala 2015 - Book ends  Gala 2015 - finiel

  6. Baylor bag and blanket
    Opening Bid:$80
    Value: $225
    Gala  2015 - bag and blanket

  7. Lamp with Baylor seal
    Brass table lamp featuring the Baylor seal. Perfect for any home or office.
    Donated By: Anonymous
    Opening Bid: $50
    Value: $200
    Gala 2015 - lamp

  8. Bear Statue
    Bear statue "No Bluff" by Tom Tischler. Limited edition bronze sculpture commissioned in 1980 by Baylor University. This piece is #2 of 25 and features the Baylor seal. About the artist: Tom Tischler is in high demand. He also produced the giraffe at the entrance to the Dallas Zoo.
    Donated By: Anonymous
    Opening Bid: $400
    Value: $1,200
    Gala 2015 - statue

  9. Baylor Quilt
    Custom made Baylor quilt that includes a rod picket for hanging if preferred.
    Donated By: Anonymous
    Opening Bid: $500
    Value: $2,000
    Gala 2015 - blanket BU
  10. Dapper Bear Clothier
    Alice scarf, Limited edition "One True Champion" socks, baby blanket and much more.
    Donated By: Anonymous
    Opening Bid: various packages available
    Values: $30 - $60

    Gala 2015  Gala 2015 - socks  Gala 2015 - blanket

    Gala 2015 - Dapper Bear

ART & JEWELRY

  1. "Bluebonnets"
    Framed original oil on canvas by Manuel Garza
    Donated By: David and Karen Ring
    Opening Bid: $250
    Value:$800
    Gala 2015 - painting

  2. Necklace of Tahitian Southsea and Golden Pearls
    Necklace created as a 54" inch rope of beautiful pearls.
    Donated in Honor: Louise Herrington Ornelas by Belpeal, supplier to Neiman Marcus
    Opening Bid: $800
    Value: $2,500
    Gala 2015 - pearls

  3. Amanda K. Jewelry - yellow necklace
    Stunning three stranded golden yellow agate necklace featuring vintage jeweled clip on earrings and Ethiopian brass beads in front. One of a kind statement necklace.
    Donated By: Amanda K. Jewelry
    Opening Bid: TBD
    Value: $255

    Gala 2015 - bright yellow necklace


  4. Amanda K. Jewelry - green necklace
    Dark green jasper and golden coral branch necklace featuring tiny hematite beads and a vintage Trifari enameled necklace layered in front.
    Donated By: Amanda K. Jewelry
    Opening Bid: TBD
    Value: $190
    Gala 2015- green and brown necklace

  5. Amanda K. Jewelry - pearl necklace
    Freshwater pearl necklace with a vintage jeweled brooch attached.
    Donated By: Amanda K. Jewelry
    Opening Bid: TBD
    Value: $245
    Gala 2015 - pearl necklace

  6. Kendra Scott Earrings
    "Karalyn" in black earrings. Perfect for any Baylor occasion.
    Donated by: Kendra Scott

    Opening Bid: $20
    Value: $70

    Gala 2015 - earrings

DINING & ENTERTAINMENT

  1. Dinner at Edgemere - dinner for 8
    Dinner for eight (8) with wine pairings served in a private dining room at Edgemere.
    Donated By: Edgemere
    Opening Bid: $125
    Value: $500

  2. Angry Dog Gift Basket and Gift Certificates
    Angry Dog t-shirt, glasses, hats, gift certificates and more.
    Donated By: Angry Dog Restaurant
    Opening Bid: $45
    Value: $175
    Gala 2015 - Angry Dog

  3. Dallas Summer Musicals - Cinderella
    Four (4) tickets to Cinderella on Opening night, June 9, 2015. Includes dining at the Music Hall buffet and valet parking.
    Donated By: Dallas Summer Musicals
    Opening Bid: $150
    Value: $450
  4. Dallas Summer Musicals - The Illusionists
    Four (4) tickets to The Illusionists on opening night, April 7, 2015. Includes dining at the Music Hall buffet and valet parking.
    Donated By: Dallas Summer Musicals
    Opening Bid: $150
    Value: $450

  5. Dallas Summer Musicals - King & I
    Four (4) tickets to any performance, March 30-April 5, 2015. Includes dining at the Music Hall buffet and valet parking.
    Donated By: Dallas Summer Musicals
    Opening Bid: $150
    Value: $450

  6. Neil Diamond Concert - 2 tickets in luxury suite
    Two (2) tickets in a luxury suite at the American Airlines Center on March 28, 2015
    Donated By: JTL Beverages, Julie and Jim Turner
    Opening Bid: $600
    Value: $2,000
  7. Miranda Lambert Concert - 2 ticket in luxury suite
    Two (2) tickets in a luxury suite at the American Airlines Center on March 12, 2015.
    Donated By: JTL Beverages, Julie and Jim Turner
    Opening Bid: $500
    Value: $1,500

  8. Birthday Party at the Baylor Equestrian Facility
    Student athletes will host an event at the Equestrian Facility in Waco for up to 20 guests. Includes $250 food allowance and use of party room. Please note: guests will be allowed to feed pet and be photographed with the horses. Guests may not sit or ride on the horses. Weather permitting, guests will be able to "paint" horses.
    Donated By: Richard and Karen Willis and Equestrian Facility
    Opening Bid: $350
    Value: Priceless

Auction list current as of February 26, 2015.