Mushrooms, Method, and…Jimi Hendrix? More Auction Items to Bid on at CEH’s Annual Gala!By Ali Geering-Kline
On top of keynote speaker Paul Hawken, our upcoming Annual Gala on September 10th will have a short Live Auction and our first Silent Auction. Among other big time auction items including a trip to Mayacamas Ranch and a day on the Set of Private Practice, there are many more goodies to get excited about—we have a variety for every palate!
Buy Your Tickets now for an opportunity to bid on the following items and more.
Eco-Friendly Method Cleaner Gift Bag
No need for research here! With these Method biodegradable cleaners you can clean your entire home with environmentally friendly products. For the kitchen – dish soap and all purpose cleaner, for the bathroom – hand soap, daily shower spray, tub and tile spray and flushable wipes, for the laundry – detergent and fabric softener spray, and for the beautiful furniture in your home – conditioning wood spray. These non-toxic and biodegradable cleaners all come in a reusable bag to make this the perfect eco-friendly purchase!
Do It Yourself Mushroom Kits – or – Grow Your Own Mushrooms!
Be a part of the DIY slow food movement! With these Back to the Roots, grow-at-home mushroom kits, you can grow up to 1 1/2 lbs of gourmet, tasty oyster mushrooms per box. Harvest your first crop in as little as 10 days. Donate kits to schools, or gift them to friends and family so they can grow their own food too. Just mist twice a day (mister included) and you’ll soon see your mushrooms fruiting! When your kit has grown, go to the Back to the Roots Facebook page and post a photo of your kit – we’ll donate a kit and sustainability curriculum to a school of your choice! This unique kit has been featured on NBC, ABC, Home Shopping Network, and PBS Kids.
West Coast Seattle Boy: The Jimi Hendrix Anthology
This deluxe 8 LP box set traces Jimi Hendrix’s journey from sideman to star. It features more than 45 previously unreleased or commercially unavailable tracks. Also included in the set is a 36 page booklet filled with never before seen photos and detailed liner notes. The box and the booklet are hand-signed by producer Eddie Kramer. A must have for all Jimi Hendrix fans!
Live on the East Coast but still want to get in on the action of the auction?
Porgy and Bess on Broadway!
The East Coast’s chance to participate in CEH’s Annual Gala auction. Enjoy a night on the town in New York City with two orchestra tickets to The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess on Broadway and with it receive a signed CD from Audra McDonald. To place your bid, email your name, mailing address, and bid amount to firstname.lastname@example.org until the advance bidding deadline on Thursday, September 6th at 8 PM EDT. The starting minimum bid is $250. Check this page daily to see the highest bid and keep bidding until the deadline
See you on September 10th in San Francisco!
Tags: Back to the Roots DIY mushroom kits, Eco-Friendly cleaning, Jimi Hendrix, method home cleaning products, Porgy & Bess on Broadway
Ali manages the website and coordinates the online communications of CEH. She works with the communications and development staff to create messaging strategies and public education content for CEH’s supporters and online audience. A Bay Area native, Ali attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where she received a B.A. in Sociology and Cultural Studies. This allowed her to live abroad in Argentina, where she studied Latin American history and learned valuable Spanish language skills. Ali is thrilled to be part of an organization that advocates for healthy communities so effectively.