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Aimee Beeston
Air Canada Foundation
Alan Craig/Loch Gallery
Alex Optical
Americo Original Shop
Ana Pascos
Andrew Torriani
Andrews
Anthony Riccardi
Aryan Ghaemmaghami
Bahn Thai Spa
Ballets Bridal
Barberian’s Steak House
Battle Sports
Bearfoot Bistro
Beaver Valley Ski Club
BeHot Yoga Toronto
Berkeley Dental
Bethany Harper Williams
BMV Books
BMW Financial Services
Boehmer Restaurant
Cabi Clothing Brand
Cachet Homes
Canadian Opera Company
Cathy Sloane
Cathy B Jewellery
Chase Hospitality Group
Château Des Charmes
Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada
Christian Exshaw
Chubb Insurance Company of Canada
CIBC
Coast to Coast Helicopter
Collega International
Cope Family
Daniel Mazzone
Darlene Cole
Decor and More
DesLauriers Insurance Management Inc.
Dr. Sonya Cook, Compass Dermatology
Drew Smythe
ecobee
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Elite Island Resorts
Elizabeth Merei
Elle Cuisine
Emanuel Pavao
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Eric Ohayon
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Four Seasons Hotel Toronto
Franck Arnold
Generational Capital
Global Pet Food
Granite Golf Club
Hangar 9
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Healthy Dish
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Ian Busher
Jennifer Bradley Reid and James Reid
Jerome – Photographer
Jim Bantis
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Keilhauer
Langdon Hall Country House Hotel and Spa
Laura Humeniuk
Le Creuset Canada
Lesley Soldat
Linda Barnett
Linda Henry
Liss Gallery
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Mark Boyko
Marlowe
Martin Glick
Michelle Maria Jursa
Modern Optical
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Pace Menswear Collection
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Peter McLennan
Peter Triantos
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Reena Ghai
Richard Johnson
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Ross Petty Productions
Royal Canadian Yacht Club
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Salon Jie
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South Hill Home
Spin Master Ltd.
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Taglialatella Gallery Toronto
Tarragon Theatre
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Theodore 1922
Todd Monk
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ALMOST LIVE AUCTION – 2018

Air Canada Plane

LOT #701
Fly Anywhere in the World

You and a friend can travel to any Air Canada scheduled destination worldwide from Toronto! Generously donated by the Air Canada Foundation, this package also includes a $1,000 Visa gift card as little a vacation bonus.

Your dream vacation will start with two round-trip business class tickets from Toronto to anywhere you want to go. So where will it be? Finally climb the great wall of China, explore the beaches in Asia or a romantic getaway in Europe.

Package Includes

  • Two round-trip Business Class tickets for travel to any Air Canada scheduled destination courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation
  • One $1,000 Visa gift card

Restrictions 

Flights must be used during the following dates:

North America Destination (October 28, 2018 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – April 16, 2019 | April 25, 2019 – July 26, 2018 | August 11, 2018 – October 26, 2019)

Mexico or Carribean Destination (October 28, 2018 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – February 26, 2019 | March 14, 2019 – April 16, 2019 | April 25, 2019 – October 26, 2019)

China, Hong Kong or Korea (October 28, 2019 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – January 29, 2019 |February 14, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 26, 2019)

Delhi/Mumbai (October 28, 2019 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – March 9, 2019 | April 1, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 21, 2019)

Panama (October 28, 2019 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – January 14, 2019 | February 4, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 26, 2019)

Japan ( October 28, 2019 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – April 23, 2019 | April 30, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 26, 2019)

All other International Destinations (October 28, 2019 – December 16, 2019 | January 9, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 26, 2019)

  • The bearer of the tickets is responsible for all applicable taxes and fees
  • All travel arrangements are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Cancellation insurance is not applicable on package purchased
  • Subject to certain conditions

Donated by: Air Canada Foundation and Economical Insurance Group

Value $21,000

Camel in Dubai

LOT #702
Dubai – A Window to the Modern World

From its glittering skyscrapers to its sweeping sand dunes, this multicultural metropolis has truly emerged as an awe-worthy cosmopolitan city. With numerous clear blue water beaches, impressive skylines, and gourmet food, Dubai is designed to provide you with an unforgettable experience. Most importantly, the shopping is like nowhere else, showcasing some of the world’s largest shopping malls. In the Souk Madinat, there are actual waterways that bring you from one store to the next!

Your trip will start with two round-trip business class tickets from Toronto to Dubai courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation. Also included is a Fairmont $1000 gift card that can be used at all Fairmont Hotels and Resorts.

Package Includes

  • Two round-trip Business Class tickets from Toronto to Dubai courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation
  • One Fairmont gift card valued at $1,000

Restrictions

Flights must be used during the following dates: October 28, 2018 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 27, 2019

  • The bearer of the tickets is responsible for all applicable taxes and fees
  • All travel arrangements are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Cancellation insurance is not applicable on package purchased
  • Subject to certain conditions

Donated by: Air Canada Foundation

Value $14,000

Tel Aviv

LOT #703
Tel Aviv – Explore the Mediterranean Coast in a vibrant city

Energy packed, inspirational, relaxed or fun filled – your holiday vacation to Tel Aviv will be one for the books! As you spend your days in one of the most vibrant cities in the world, visitors can expect shop, explore and relax on some of the world’s most beautiful beaches.

Your trip will start with two round-trip Business Class tickets from Toronto to Tel Aviv courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation. Along with your flight, you will receive a $1,000 Visa gift card

Package Includes

  • Two round-trip Business Class tickets from Toronto to Tel Aviv courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation
  • One $1,000 Visa gift card courtesy of Jones Brown Insurance Brokers & Consultants

Restrictions

Flights must be used during the following dates: October 28, 2018 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 27, 2019

  • The bearer of the tickets is responsible for all applicable taxes and fees
  • All travel arrangements are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Cancellation insurance is not applicable on package purchased
  • Subject to certain conditions

Donated by: Air Canada Foundation and Jones Brown Insurance Brokers & Consultants

Value $14,000

Sydney

LOT #704
Sydney – Australia’s Most Beautiful City

Known as the land down under, this vacation brings you to Australia’s most beautiful city – Sydney. From its iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour to its sparkling blue beaches and delicious food, Sydney is home to some of the world’s most spectacular and picturesque views.

Start your trip with round trip Business Class tickets from Toronto to Sydney courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation. Along with your flights, you will enjoy a $1,000 Visa gift card to help check off some incredible views from your bucket list.

Package Includes

  • Two round-trip Business Class tickets from Toronto to Sydney courtesy of the Air Canada Foundation
  • $1,000 Visa gift card courtesy of Jones DesLauriers Insurance Management Inc.

Restrictions

Flights must be used during the following dates: October 28, 2018 – December 16, 2018 | January 9, 2019 – July 10, 2019 | September 4, 2019 – October 27, 2019

  • The bearer of the tickets is responsible for all applicable taxes and fees
  • All travel arrangements are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Cancellation insurance is not applicable on package purchased
  • Subject to certain conditions

Donated by: Air Canada Foundation and Jones DesLauriers Insurance Management Inc.

Value $16,500

Weavers Show Room

LOT #705
Be inspired & fall in love with a Weavers Art Rug

The flagship showroom features artistically envisioned designs in a gallery style setting located at 1400 Castlefield Avenue, in the heart of Toronto’s Design & Décor District.

Weavers Art will transform your home with a creation of a stunning custom-made carpet, or choose from thousands of expertly woven rugs in contemporary, transitional & classic designs.

As the premier supplier of the finest quality hand-woven area rugs, they cater to interior designers & architects.

Creativity, knowledge and innovation are hallmarks of the Weavers Art collections. Blending historic patterns with fresh ideas and unique colorways is their contribution to the world of floor art fashion. Being innovators in our industry, we are proud to continue this timeless work of art, craftsmanship, and history; all while providing incomparable quality and impeccable service.

Package Includes:

  • $15,000 gift certificate to Weavers Art

Restrictions

  • Valid for new purchases and regular priced items only and cannot be applied towards previous purchases
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash value
  • Includes complimentary delivery and installation in the GTA
  • Valid until October 27, 2019

Donated by: Weavers Art

Value $15,000

Chateau Whistler Resort

LOT #706
Whistler Weekend Getaway

Check out the mountain and the breathtaking beauty of out West with this incredible Whistler Weekend package!

This experience includes two nights, with two luxurious Fairmont Gold rooms at the beautiful Fairmont Chateau Whistler. Your adventure weekend will bring you and three friends to the slopes of Whistler Blackcomb for a fun-filled day of skiing. Four one day lift ticket included. After a day of skiing, the Bearfoot Bistro, will host a five-course tasting menu by Executive Chef Melissa Craig, where you will enjoy wine pairings with your meal, an Ice Room vodka tasting and finish off the evening in the wine cellar for a champagne sabering experience.

The next day, you and your guests will be boarding your own private Coast to Coast Helicopter for an ice cave exploration in the Coastal Mountain range!

Package Includes

  • Transportation from Vancouver International Airport to Whistler (return)
  • Two nights’ accommodations for two Fairmont Gold Rooms
  • Four one-day lift tickets to Whistler Blackcomb
  • Dinner for four guests at Bearfoot Bistro for a five-course tasting menu, champagne sabering, wine pairing and visit to the Ketel One Ice Room
  • A heli ice cave explore experience for four guests with Coast to Coast Helicopter

Restrictions

  • Fairmont Chateau Whistler
    • Blackout Periods: December 15, 2018 – January 15, 2019 Special Events; and/or Statutory / Holiday Periods. All blackout periods are subject to change.
    • Valid until November 1, 2019
  • Bearfoot Bistro
    • Blackout dates: December 21, 2018 – January 6, 2019, January 18-20, 2019, January 26-29, 2019, February 15-17, 2019 and April 19-21, 2019.
    • Expires November 1, 2019
  • Coast to Coast Helicopter
    • Helicopter experience is subject to availability and weather at time of booking.
    • Blackout dates include: December 20, 2018 to January 4, 2019
    • Certificate valid until September 20, 2019.

Donated by Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Coast to Coast Helicopter, Bearfoot Bistro, Whistler Blackcomb, VIP Whistler Transportation.

VALUE $12,500