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Auction Contributions: several private donors-tons of stuff!

Fundraising Thermometer-We are about 75% funded-this is our last quarter!



It is definitely time for another post dedicated to our lovely pals who have provided items privately.  Check out this stuff:

Bird nest necklaces-these measure 28 in.  I’m in love with these, and truth be told, would love to score one.  I have a feeling that these are going to go FAST!  We have FOUR available, and I believe we will sell these as “buy it now” items at $15 a piece.  One of my sweet friends makes these.  (Hi Lori)!


Next, we have 2 new with tags, Charming Charlies scarves-love these prints!  Retail value:  $30


Who doesn’t love some jewelry?  Check out these beautiful bangles from Premier Jewelry!  The silver bracelet is called the Illusion Bangle.  The gold bracelet is called the Hamilton Bracelet.  The total retail value for both is about $35.



Finally, look at this adorable Bedtime Basket set!  Included:  5 board books (The Going to Bed Book, Ahoy Lil Buccaneers, Dr. Seuss’s ABC, Trucks, Colors in the Natural World), woven basket, unisex blanket (super soft), stuffed elephant, nightlight
Retail Value: $70


Homemade Dinner for 4 Colombian Style!
Will include 4 chicken breasts (cooked a la Chuleta de Pollo), dinner rolls (Pandebono) and a vegetable, Arroz con Zanahoria (rice with carrots).
Locals only
Retail value: $25


Adorable matching taggie fox print burp cloth (11×17) + blankie (13×13)! Handmade by a sweet friend!
Fabric is flannel on minky dot-super soft
Retail value is $35

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Set of 3 hot pads + 6 dish scrubbies
Handmade with love and super durable-will last years!

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Beat the summer heat with a Jelly Belly Snow Cone maker! Includes the portable ice shaving machine, 3 full size syrups, 10 ice treat cups and spoons, 4 reusable treat cups, and a snow cone decorating kit!  Retail value: $40
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Adorable matching taggie girlie silhouette burp cloth (11×17) + blankies (13×13)! Handmade by a sweet friend!
Fabric is flannel on minky dot-super soft
Retail value is $35

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Set of 5 colorful pillowcases 1 extra large reversible baby blanket-perfect for tummy time!
Handmade with love!
Saying on extra large blanket is: “I think animal crackers and cocoa to drink,, that is the finest of suppers” Adorable!
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Wii console & battery +all cords, 2 controllers, 1 nunchuck, sensor bar, Wii Active Personal Trainer + Active Sports Accessory Pack, 4 more games (NBA2K11, Wii Fit Plus, Yamaha Supercross, Story Hour Adventures), boxing gloves (for Wii)
Retail value: $264!!
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Finally….2 pieces of artwork from our sweet boys who really, really want to bring a sister home.  Judah calls his, “My Speech” (lol) and Asher calls his, “Happy Day.”  Both done on canvas.

Retail Value:  immeasureable

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Reminder:  The auction will run for 48 hours on Facebook (July 1-3).  A starting bid will be provided, and further bids will simply be made by commenting on the item’s picture-simple!  Items will be shipped by me from Sherman IL.  Payment will go directly to our Lifesong for Orphans matching grant account.  Lifesong does NOT keep a portion of any sales!  100% of the proceeds from this event will go directly to the adoption.  We have a PayPal button specifically for the Lifesong account located here on our blog.  Checks can also be written to Lifesong for Orphans P.O. Box 40 Gridley, IL 61744, with Erickson #4462 in the memo.  Or, you can visit this link:  https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=8ZREECA9WJ3UL

Event page link:  https://www.facebook.com/searchingforselah


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