Envision! Live Auction


Please click here for official auction rules and click here to view the silent auction items.

If you cannot attend Envision! but would still like to bid on auction items, you can submit a bid online. Simply fill out this form and return to Director of Development Michelle Schroeter at mschroeter@saintgertrude.org.

Hit the Jackpot
Let’s get this party started! Who is going to be the lucky winner of 100 lotto tickets and rake in the cash? The bonus to this package is a family membership to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

Donated By: Anonymous Donor and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

“Beecycle”
How fabulous are these nine oil-on-wood paintings by the ever-so-talented Matt Lively?! These pieces will set a “lively” tone in any room in your home. You can even find a mural of “Beecycles” right here at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

Donated By: Matt Lively

Getting Piggy With It
Host a backyard BBQ for 25 with all of the fixings and local beer catered by chef and restaurateur, Rick Lyons, and his team from Lunch. Supper! To top it off, you can jam out to music by Paulo Franco & The Freightliners. Tunstall Willis of Grandeur & Grove Events will take care of all the logistics and décor. This is sure to be a fun event!

Donated By: Lunch.Supper!, Paulo Franco & The Freightliners, and Grandeur & Grove Events
Restrictions: Mutually agreed upon date. Expires February 22, 2021.

Arrive In Style to Song Contest
A limousine awaits you and three friends to transport you in style to the 2020 Song Contest on Friday, March 13. The fun doesn’t stop there, as you will enjoy the best seats in the house with four VIP tickets.

Donated By: Roxanne Lamb, Mecca Marsh, and Saint Gertrude High School
Restrictions: May only be used for Song Contest 2020.

Beach Bound
You and your family are off to Virginia Beach for a one-week vacation in this stunning three-bedroom beach home that sleeps 10 people. Located an easy 1/2 block from the gorgeous beach in the quiet North End of Virginia Beach. Spend your days soaking up the sun and playing in the waves, then relax on one of the decks while enjoying the evening breeze. This is simply the perfect family vacation. To view photos of the beach house, click here.

Donated By: Johnny and Katherine Johnson Hatfield ’93
Restrictions: Date is to be mutually agreed upon. Saturday to Saturday rental in May, early June, late August or September. No July rentals. No linens provided. $175 cleaning fee not included.

SGHS Parking Space
Don’t be hassled with searching for a parking spot at Saint Gertrude! Enjoy a reserved parking space for the entire year. Lucky you! Starting in the 2020-21 school year, the winning bidder will pull into his/her very own reserved parking space with a sign of distinction.

Donated By: Saint Gertrude High School
Restrictions: The parking space will be available from the first day of the school year until the last day of the school year.

Life in the Fast Lane
Calling all Motorsports fans! You and a friend are headed to Virginia International Raceway in Alton, VA from October 11-12, 2020 for the driving experience of a lifetime with Euroclassics Porsche. Before you hit the road, take your car to Euroclassics for a tech inspection (required for entry). This package includes:

  • A stay in a VIR’s 18 Pit Lane Room on Sunday, October 11, 2020, which is right on the track. This room puts you in the center of the action, overlooking the excitement of pit lane near the start/finish line. Each room includes two double beds, flat-screen TV, refrigerator, microwave and shared balcony overlooking the track
  • One vehicle registration for track day at VIR on October 12, 2020
  • Initial “green group” ride along in the Euroclassics Pace Car (must be 18 or older to ride)
  • Two catered lunches at the track
  • Two “red group” ride alongs with Frank Depew in the Rebel Rock race car (must be 18 or older to ride)

Donated By: Euroclassics Porsche

Luck of the Irish
Escape the “run of the mill” and become enchanted with a captivating six-night journey through Ireland for two people, where you will explore pre-historic forts, navigate pristine lakes, and discover hidden gems on this guided adventure through Gaelic culture. To view photos of this Ireland excursion, click here. This incredible trip includes:

  • Cassidys Hotel, Dublin – night 1
  • The Old Ground Hotel, Ennis – nights 2 and 3
  • Randles Court Hotel, Killarney – nights 4 and 5
  • Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin – night 6 with 3-course dinner for 2
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Full-day tour for two to Inis Oirr and Cliffs of Moher
  • Full-day tour for two on the Gap of Dunloe (photo shown is of the Gap of Dunloe)
  • Two VIP tickets to the Guinness Storehouse
  • Six-day rental of a manual (stick shift) car

Donated By: Anonymous Donor
Restrictions: Travel must be booked on or before February 22, 2021.

Tennessee Whiskey Adventure
For all the whiskey lovers out there, this is the package for you! Enjoy a three-night stay in Nashville, Tennessee for two people. To view photos of this experience, click here. This package includes:

  • Roundtrip airfare for two from Spirit Airlines (can be used to fly to Nashville or any other Spirit airlines destination)
  • Tour of the Jack Daniel’s Distillery and Tasting for two located in Lynchburg, TN
  • Lunch in Lynchburg
  • Three-night stay at the Lowes Vanderbilt Hotel

Donated By: Spirit Airlines and Anonymous Donor
Restrictions: Travel must be booked on or before February 22, 2021.

In a New York Minute
See the mysterious and underground world of New York City like never before with this “well-crafted” speakeasy whodunit dead getaway! Enjoy accommodations for three nights at The Standard – East Village, located off Cooper Square in one of New York’s most vibrant, artistic neighborhoods. The Standard, East Village is cozy, charming, and eccentric in equal measure—very much in the spirit of its surroundings. To view photos of this experience, click here. This package includes:

  • Catacombs Tour under The Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral
  • “Murder at the Met” Scavenger Hunt
  • $50 gift certificates to two of the world’s most famous Speakeasies
  • Three-night stay at The Standard – East Village

Donated By: Anonymous Donor
Restrictions: Travel must be booked on or before February 22, 2021.

Date Night
Enjoy a night out at the theatre with two tickets to see “Chicago” at Virginia Repertory Theatre. After the show, retreat back to The Jefferson Hotel for an overnight stay with breakfast for two the next morning, including valet parking, tax, and gratuities. What a perfect date night!

Donated by: Virginia Repertory Theatre and The Jefferson Hotel
Restrictions for the Jefferson: Expires February 22, 2021. Not available on Saturdays, holidays or the months of April, October or December.
Restrictions for Virginia Repertory Theatre: “Chicago” is only showing June 26-August 2, 2020.

Surf, Sun, and Fun Island Destination
Pack your bags! You are headed to Bald Head Island for an exclusive week to disconnect from the Main Land. You have time to decompress on a 20-minute ferry ride across the Cape Fear River into the mouth of the Atlantic Ocean and will arrive at the Dock of Bald Head. A tram picks you up upon your arrival, loads your belongings, and takes you to the home. This home has two master suites, a mini-suite, a loft, a pull-out bed, and a six-seater golf cart. You will also receive a cooler of spirits and goodies to start your trip off to perfection. Your Hammock Home includes a clubhouse, swimming pool, fitness room, and access to two private clubs: The BHI Club (croquet, tennis, golf course, aquatic center, and more) and The Shoals Club as an option. This is sure to be a vacation to remember! To view photos of this home and experience, click here.

Donated By: Leslie Koenig Stack ’74 & Frank Rizzo
Restrictions: Availability options are either April 30 – May 7, 2020 or November 5 – 12, 2020

Saint Gertrude Student Collaborative One-of-a-Kind Art Piece
This incredible piece created by the art students at Saint Gertrude is a collaborative piece of Henri Matisse’s “The Goldfish” using oil and pastel. It will be the perfect piece of art for your home.

Donated by SGHS Honors Portfolio art students