Monday, March 19, 2012

Sunset Lodging in Sunriver

You and up to 7 friends will enjoy all that the Sunriver Resort area has to offer for two nights in a Sunriver vacation home, courtesy of Sunset Lodging in Central Oregon. Located near the Deschutes River and Mt. Hood, you will never be at a want for something to do with White Water Rafting, Paddleboarding, Biking, Hiking all at your fingertips!

One Month of Art Lessons at Thrive Art Studio

Find your inner artist with 1 month of art classes at Thrive. Their experienced, trained teachers can teach anyone how to draw using a guided step by step approach. Come draw animals, people, vehicles, landscapes, and more. Experiment with oil pastels, chalk pastels, acrylic paint, watercolor, and design markers. Classes are for all ages, 3 1/2 - adult.

Cooking Classes with

Getting restaurant-quality results at home is easier, and a lot more fun than you think! Learn from some of the best personal and professional chefs in Seattle. Nothing too fancy, just instruction on good home cooking that is easy to re-create, and bound to impress. Learn how to get that restaurant food experience you are looking for, while saving some money and having some fun. Come on down and learn to cook with and one of our professionally-trained chef instructors. You'll be glad you did. The class includes appetizers, wine or other non-alcoholic beverages, and of course the meal of the evening.

Ocean Shores Weekend Get-Away

Explore the quaint town of Ocean Shores while relaxing a 1/2 mile from the ocean in a cozy, two-bedroom beach house.

Donated by Frank & Pam Dellino.

In-House Tooth Whitening

Get that professional tooth bleaching you've been putting off, courtesy of Dr. Bede, DDS of Seattle.

Weekend Challenge Course at Adventura

Located in the heart of Woodinville wine country, Adventura has created an adult playground that includes a 50-foot cargo net climb, 15 variations of aerial cable crossings and a zipline! Adventura is all about having fun and playing like you mean it! Their weekend play courses entertain through adventure and recreation, so strap in, and zipline into adventure!

Immortalize Your Family in Caricature

Bring your Christmas cards to life this year with a one-of-a-kind family portrait, created by professional illustrator Mark Poutenis! You send him a photo of your family, and he returns a personalized image that will your Christmas cards the envy of your family! Mark's work has been featured in The New York Press, The Phoenix New Times, Sports Illustrated for Kids, and many more publications!

River Rafting on the Skagit

Enjoy a rafting adventure for up to 4 people, ages 6-106, courtesy of Pacific NW Float Trips!

Two VIP Tickets to Idina Menzel at the Paramount

Relax and enjoy beginning your evening in the Paramount Club, then make your way to your seats and be amazed by Tony award-winning Idina Menzel on June 2, 2012. Idina Menzel has starred in Broadway hits like Rent and Wicked, as well as guest-starred on Glee. This is a show you won't want to miss! Donated by the Seattle Theatre Group.

One Month of Free Karate Lessons at West Seattle Karate

1 month of free karate lessons at West Seattle Karate Academy. Includes 1 free uniform!

Marmie Lou's Homemade Jams

Each month, open your mailbox and delight in the delivery of a scrumptious jar of Marmie Lou's organic homemade jams! 12 months, totaling 12 jars & 12 flavors of jam or jelly including: strawberry, raspberry, blackberry-currant, grape, marmalade, spicy pepper, strawberry rhubarb, pear...

Donated by Gerri Harrington.

Dinner & Tour of Firehouse #25

Dinner for a group of 6 with the "A" shift crew at F.S. 25, located on Capitol Hill. Your evening will include a tour of the house and apparatus!

Donated by the fantastic people of Firehouse 25.

Cheesemaker for a Day

Be the Apprentice Cheesemaker at Beecher's Handmade Cheese, Seattle's own artisan cheese producer located in the heart of Seattle's historic Pike Place Market. Your day spent participating in the cheesemaking process from start to finish will run fro 9:30am to 12:30pm. A delicious sampling of cheeses as well as lunch are included! This experience is for 2 adults, 18 years of age or older. Redeemable on Fridays and Saturdays only.

Blown Glass Art from Washington's Glass Eye Studio

Glass Eye Studio has donated an amazing assortment off blown glass art, showcasing their bowls and decorative paperweights and hearts.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Restaurant & Coffee Supporters

We would like to give thanks to all of the restaurants that have so generously donated to our cause and ask that you please patronize their businesses. They include:

These fabulous vendors from West Seattle businesses:



 Caffe Delia

Tony's Market, West Seattle's family owned and operated fruit and vegetable stand, located on the corner of 35th and SW Barton.

West 5

The Great Harvest Bread Company

A Terrible Beauty

3.14 Bakery

Luna Park Cafe

Hotwire Online Coffeehouse

Mocha Mojo, located right across the street from Roxhill on Roxbury

Cactus Restaurants

Anthony's Home Port

Bakery Nouveau

Chupacabra, located on Alki as well as Phinney Ridge

The Chelan Cafe, a breakfast mainstay under the West Seattle Bridge

La Rustica

Caffe Ladro

Elliot Bay Brewing 

And these wonderful establishments from the greater Seattle area:

Sully's Lounge on Queen Anne

The Ram in University Village

Macrina Bakery

The 9-lb. Hammer in Georgetown

Tavolàta in Belltown

Oddfellows Cafe in Capitol Hill

Georgetown Brewing Company in Georgetown

Parlor Billiards and Spirits in Bellevue

Grand Central Bakery

TNT Espresso, on Capitol Hill

Gordon Biersch

Restaurant Zoe in Downtown

Mike's Seafood in Ocean Shores