Silent Auction Items

Description of Item(s) Donated by Additional Information Retail Value
An  evening cruise around Manhattan on the M/Y Vivere on Friday, June 19, 2009. Sign up to be on board this amazing yacht trip, which includes food and beverage.
Philip ’68 and Susan Rinaldi M/Y Vivere $500 per person.  Please note that this is a sign up, and not an auction item.  Limited to the first 40 people.

Henry Gasser watercolor, “New Jersey Winter” (framed) Dr. Priscilla Nelson, Provost, NJIT Henry Gasser watercolor $500
Case (12 bottles) of Tamaya Carmenere Reserve (red) National Refrescos Import Company, LLC Case (12 bottles) of Tamaya Carmenere Reserve (red) $200
Case (12 bottles) of Tamaya Viognier/Chardonnay Reserve (Blend) (white) National Refrescos Import Company, LLC Case (12 bottles) of Tamaya Viognier/Chardonnay Reserve (Blend) (white) $200
Gift Certificate for a “360-Degree Leadership Evaluation” and one hour follow-up session for anyone in a leadership capacity within an organization L Friedman Enterprises, Executive Coaching The “360-Degree Leadership Evaluation” measures leadership abilities, the ability to develop and motivate others, and how leaders perceive themselves - but, more importantly, how their peers, bosses, and their direct reports perceive them.  It is critical to get true feedback in a confidential manner to see development opportunities.


1 week at Mountain Thunder Lodge (2-bedroom condo) in Breckenridge, Colorado Kathy Wielkopolski Mountain Thunder Lodge $2,000
6-course wine pairing dinner for 6, including service staff, prepared and served at your home. Dinner prepared by Peter Fischbach at Gourmet Dining Services, Newark

Wine supplied by Clinton Wine & Spirits, Clinton

Food and WIne $900
Dinner for 4 with Sommelier Choice for Wine and Tour of the School at the French Culinary Institute in New York City

French Culinary Institute

 www.frenchculinary.com $250
Tumi LXT Accomplishment Expandable Computer Flap Briefcase Gene Messina ‘83 Tumi LXT Accomplishment Expandable Computer Flap Briefcase $650
Gift Certificate for The Manor or Highlawn Pavilion Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange $100
Tag Heuer Aquaracer Men’s Quartz Watch
LaViano Jewelers, Westwood Tag Heuer Watch $1,400
Hospitality Punch Bowl/8 Punch Mugs (bowl stands 9 inches tall)
Bill Healy Crystal Punch bowl Set $1,620
Amber Vase (22 inches tall)
Bill Healy Crystal Amber Vase $875
Lighthouse Sculpture (24 inches tall)
Bill Healy Crystal Lighthouse Sculpture $7,500
Trip to Las Vegas for Two – 4 days, 3 nights at the Bellagio with private airport transfers and 2 orchestra tickets to “Jersey Boys” (or equivalent)
Freedom Travel, Randolph, NJ Trip to Las Vegas $1,785
Photography Portrait Session (8x10)
Rob Wilson Photography www.rwilsonphotography.com/ $350
Golf four-some to Fairmount Country Club in Chatham, NJ
John Nallin www.fairmountcc.com/ $650
Tumi LXT Discovery 22" Wheeled Carry-On
Gene Messina '83 Tumi Luggage $995
Up to 5 hours of College Counseling
Top-Tier Tutoring, LLC www.Top-TierTutoring.com $625
Standardized Exam Preparation for a high school student– up to 5 hours
Top-Tier Tutoring, LLC www.Top-TierTutoring.com $625
Golf Four-Some at Twin Brooks Country Club in Watchung, NJ
Ben Aiello www.twinbrooks.com $600
2 Tickets to a play at the Paper Mill Playhouse on a Wednesday, Thursday or Sunday, January 14 - July 12, 2009
Paper Mill Playhouse www.papermill.org $150
Golf Three-Some at Spring Brook Country Club in Morristown, NJ Anthony Knapp www.springbrookcountryclub.com $500

Here’s a sneak peek at some additional items:

NY Giants Season Tickets NJ Devils Season Tickets Tiffany Glasses

  • Giants Tickets
  • Devils Tickets
  • Silver plated vintage chandelier (that once hung in Macy’s Herald Square) plus Gift Certificate for Interior Design Professional Consultation (2 hours) donated by Roz Gibbs Designs, LLC of Montclair
  • Golf Three-Some at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ, including lunch and caddies, donated by Larry Raia, Sr.
  • NJPAC tickets
  • 2 night stay plus spa treatments for each person at the Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa in Lake Placid, NY, donated by Edwin Weibrecht, ‘68