2016 Silent Auction for SPAN
Silent Auction and Holiday Party on Saturday,
December 17 from
3:00 to 4:30 pm*
*Silent Auction closes at 4:00 pm.
Bring your friends and family, and raise money for a great cause!
The Silent Auction runs October 29 - December 17, 2016
Final bids will be taken at the Jing Ying Holiday Party on December 17, 2016 (bidding ends at 4:00 pm).
We are taking donations until December 9. Not only will you help a great
charity, you can also promote your business. Please view our
page for up-to-date information (we've just started adding items to this web
site). As soon as you make a
donation, it will be put on display; so the sooner you donate, the longer our
students and guests will be able to view your donation. We welcome your business cards
and/or literature to make available to students/bidders.
Proceeds benefit the Serving People Across Neighborhoods (SPAN), a local organization that provides emergency food and financial services to families. The three main areas of assistance they provide are: prevention of evictions, prevention of utility disruption, and meeting medical or prescription needs.
A big thank you to our generous donors! We'll update listings and links to our donors as we get more information and more items. The following list of donations is a work-in-progress and does not reflect the donations we currently have.
We are also accepting non-perishable food and items such as toothbrushes for SPAN's pantry. For every item you donate, you will receive an entry into our door prize drawing.
Silent Auction Items
Certificate: $50 off a Jing Ying Party (ages 5 to adult)
Your child (or you!) can have a Kung Fu Birthday party at the Jing Ying Institute! We will provide you with invitations, set up tables, provide 90 minutes of studio time and clean up afterwards. We will provide an introductory kung fu class for all participants. In addition, there will be lots of fun games and activities followed by time for refreshments and cake. You provide the cake and refreshments, we'll provide the fun!
We’re also happy to do a customized tai chi or kung fu party for adults (why should kids have all the fun!?!) or a self-defense class. We can even provide premium tea as a beverage if you like.
Birthday parties are $150 for 10 people. For more than 10 people, it is $5 for each additional person. Event will be at a mutually-agreed upon time. Expires 6/30/16
Donated by Jing Ying Institute, 1195 B&A Blvd, #6, Arnold MD www.JingYing.org
Gift Certificate: Jing Ying Private Lesson
Hone your skills during a private lesson with Shifu Billy! Gift certificate good until 6/30/2017.
Donated by Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi, 1195 B&A Blvd, #6, Arnold MD 21012
Dog-gone Fun Gift Basket
This fantastic basket has all kinds of delicious, healthy treats for your animal companion PLUS a $25 gift certificate to All for the Pet so you can check out their newly-renovated store. All for the Pets has been in business for 41 years! They offer grooming, boarding of small animals, live animals for purchase (birds, fish, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, hermit crabs, reptiles), adoption of AACo Animal Control cats, and all kinds of food and supplies for your animal friend.
All for the Pet, 551-A Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd, Severna Park, MD 21146
Boy Scout 3-Way Cheesy Cheese Popcorn in Tin
This large tin of delicious popcorn is decorated with patriotic scenes.
Donated by Jing Ying's Golden Dragon award recipient, Peggy Blackman.
2 Tickets to Bow Tie Cinemas
Thanks to Jing Ying student, Jim Miller, for
getting these tickets (again!)
Not valid where contractual obligations preclude the use of passes. Not valid for special events, concerts, and alternative content presentations. No expiration.
Value: up to $22
Grandmaster Dennis Brown DVD & Book
GM Dennis Brown has donated his DVD How I Made it in America and his book, Things I've Heard and Remember: Favorite Stories, Verse, Quotes and Pleasantries of Grand Master Dennis Brown.
GM Brown is a repeat donor! Many thanks to not only a great martial artists but a great person.
GM Dennis Brown, Senior Disciple of GM Willy Lin, Owner of Dennis Brown's Shaolin Wu-Shu Training Centers
Two Tickets to Annapolis Symphony
Two tickets to the ASO's 2017 Masterworks Concert: Prague, Paris, and Cologne on March 3 & 4, 2017. Concert is held at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. The ASO is a long-time repeat donor to Jing Ying's Silent Auction for SPAN.
801 Chase St, Annapolis MD
Gift Certificate: Annapolis College
Choose between these 2 options
- 60 minutes of professional consulting on a college-related subject OR
- $200 off a full suite of College Consulting Services
Value: up to $200
Annapolis College Consulting
Nailapalooza Gift Basket
Basket includes a gift certificate for a manicure, 4 bottles of luscious nail lacquer, a necklace, dark chocolate truffles, and a tiara (because everyone deserves chocolate and a tiara!)
Benfield Nails and Day Spa, 523 Benfield Rd, Severna Park MD 21146
The Big Bean (3 donations!)
Two $25 Gift Cards and a 1 pound bag of your choice of coffee (must redeem by 12/31/16)
Auctioned as three separate items.
Donated by: The Big Bean, 558 B & A Blvd, Severna Park, MD 21146
Gift Basket: Body Scrubs & More by
Pamper yourself or give someone you care about this wonderful basket of body scrubs & more! Includes: eucalyptus shower fizzie, lavender shower fizzie, eucalyptus epsom, bed of roses scrub, creamy milk bath. Handcrafted by Gillian, a local entrepreneur and terrific person!
Body Scrubs and More by Gillian
Catch a movie or get some time for yourself while The Brick House
entertains your child. They will have pizza, games, movies, and – of
course – LEGOS! Fridays (6:30-9pm). Reservation required.
Gift certificate Expiration: 4/7/2017
Donated by The Brick House, 129 Lubrano Dr, Annapolis MD 21146 (A LEGO learning center)
Gift Certificate: One Robotics Class
Your child can enjoy a Robotics Class at The Brick House in Annapolis. Monday evenings from 6 to 7pm.
Gift certificate expiration: 4/3/2017
Donated by The Brick House, 129 Lubrano Dr, Annapolis MD 21146 (a LEGO learning center)
Gift Certificate: 8" Round Ice Cream Cake
Enjoy an 8" round ice cream cake. You can pre-order from a variety of styles/flavors or you can choose from a selection of ready-made cakes at the store.
From long-time donor:
Brusters of Glen Burnie & Severna Park
Four-Pack of Fine Oils & Vinegars
You will love this beautiful scarf...either to give as a
gift to someone you care about or to wear yourself. Not only is the
pattern gorgeous, but the material is wrinkle-resistant and only a
few in this pattern have been made. Designed by a local
Deca Wrap www.DecaWrap.com
Eastern Mountain Sports Camping Package
Donated by long-time donor:
EMS Annapolis, 200 Harker Pl, Annapolis, MD 21401; 410-573-1240
Eco-Fun Basket from Eco-Adventures!
Inside the basket is: a box of yummy dried
crickets (oh, yeah!), a snake plush, Dr. Brady Barr’s book,
Crocodile Encounters, TWO passes for FIVE Open Discovery Times at
Eco Adventures (each pass is for one child, an adult is free),
pencil, sticker, plastic magnifying glass, and – in case the
crickets weren’t enough – a lollipop with some kind of dried worm in
Delicious Fruit Bouquet
A delicious fruit bouquet overflowing with pineapple daisies, strawberries, grapes, cantaloupe and honeydew. Can redeem from the Annapolis, Crofton, and Severna Park locations. Pick-up only. Excludes holidays. A donor to Jing Ying’s silent auction from the very beginning!
Value: $69.00Donated by Edible Arrangements, 7 Solomons Island Rd, Suite D, Annapolis MD 21401; 410-897-9940
Family Fun Basket
Your Local Farmer’s Insurance Agent wants to INSURE you have a good time with this Family Fun Basket. It includes: Christmas Opoly board game, popcorn, Raisinets, Goobers, DVD with 20 Christmas movies, and candy cane...all packaged in a lovely basket.
Donated by Pam Negron, 1300 Ritchie Hwy, Arnold MD 21012
2 Beautiful Hair Pins
Bid separately on these two beautiful hairpins: Celtic Knot Hairpin (value: $16) and Copper Rose Hairpin (value: $22)
Total Value: $38
Donated by: Debbie Fields, lilla rose independent consultant (business card available at Jing Ying).
Gift Certificate: Indulge your four-legged companion to a weekend of fun and pampering. The Ultimate Weekend Getaway includes a 3-night stay, a serving of gourmet treat each day, an individual playtime each day, and a spa session on the day of departure. Spa session includes a fresh bath, facial scrub, nail & paw treatment, refreshing aromatherapy treatment, and nourish vitamin conditioner.
Basket also includes treat container, bowl, bag of treats, storage container, and toys. Fieldstone is a long-time donor.
Donated by Fieldstone Animal Inn, 174 Obrecht Rd, Millersville MD 21108; 410-647-6516
Gift Card: FroYo House
Use this gift card for a frozen treat. Plenty of flavors and lots of toppings from which to use. Located in Arnold and Severna Park.
Severna Park: 550 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd, Severna Park
Arnold: 1276 Bay Dale Dr, Arnold (College Parkway Center)
Gift Card: Garry's Grill Restaurant
A community fixture in Severna Park, Garry's Grill is a great place for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. The restaurant has been a long-time donor to Jing Ying's Silent Auction for SPAN.
Garry's Grill & Catering, 553 B & A Blvd, Severna Park, MD
Gary's Gardens $25 Gift Certificate
Donated by Gary's Garden, 651 Ritchie Highway, Severna Park, MD
Sweet Peet’s Pies (a dash of crazy-good in every pie)
Two Separate Items for bidding: Apple Maple Pie and Pecan Pie.Value: Priceless (bakeries sell for @$30 each)
Baked and donated by SHI XIONG Pete Giguere
Pocket size, high performance LED flashlight that features up to a 960 lumen output and can shine a distance of 682 feet. It has 5 different modes and is used by law enforcement/military personnel around the world.
Donated by: Cecilia Hayes, Keller Williams Realtyhttp://www.nationshomegroup.com
Red, White & Blue Basket!
A basket stuffed full of anything red, white, and blue. Socks, wall hanging, door mat, bubblegum, nailpolish, and more. Fun!Donated by: Cecilia Hayes, Realtor. Keller Williams Realty. 703-608-3729
Gift Certificate: One Hour Massage
This gift certificate is for one craniosacral
and myofascial massage. Expires 03/2017
Donated by Healing & Wellness Center,
Ten Ion Cleanse Sessions AND Ten Infrared Sauna Sessions
Both of these healing modalities are known for detoxification and more. Please go to Dr. Mowry’s website (listed below) for more information. Expires 03/2017.
Donated by Dr. Kristin Mowry, Healing &
Wellness Center, KENT ISLAND
Santa Basket Packed with Delicious Cake Pops and Christmas Tree Pretzels
These delicious AND
gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous cake pops make an absolutely fabulous
holiday gift for someone you care about. They come packaged in an
adorable Santa basket.
Hand-crafted and made in Severna Park.
Donated by: Lisa Schneiderman, owner of LS Cakepops, www.lscakepops.com
Gift Certificate: Two Beginner Ski or Snowboard Packages
Two beginner ski or snowboard packages.
Includes a restricted lift ticket to the beginner ski area, complete
rentals, and 90-minute class lesson.
SHI XIONG LIPTON CHIN of Jing Ying, has offered to provide
you with further instruction (no additional cost)!
Mosquito Barrier Spray for 2017 SEASON
This gift certificate covers a SEASON of mosquito barrier spraying, FOR UP TO ONE (1) ACRE
The season runs from April through October
2017 and sprays occur every 3 weeks, totaling 10 treatments!
Your location should be in Anne Arundel County.
The gift certificate needs to be used in the 2017 season (April-October 2017).
Donated by Mosquito Squad of Annapolis, www.annapolis.mosquitosquad.com
$200 in Gift Certificates to Japanese Restaurant
Oishi, 1450 Ritchie Hwy, Arnold, MD 21012
Gift Basket: Origins
This beautiful box contains Origins perfume, High Potency Night-A-Mins renewal cream, Drink Up Intensive overnight mask, GinZing brightening mascara, VitaZing energy-boosting moisturizer, Clear Improvement active charcoal mask, GinZing refreshing eye cream, a high-quality eyemask, and a small tote bag.
The Origins Annapolis Towne Centre store has been a long-time and generous supporter of Jing Ying's Silent Auction for SPAN!
Origins Annapolis, Annapolis Towne Centre
Pats Select Pizza and Grill
Repeat-donor, Pats Select, has donated a gift certificate for two classic pasta dinners.
Pats Select Pizza and Grill, 8108 Ritchie Hwy, Pasadena, MD 21122
$100 Gift Card : The
Pointe Restaurant Crab House & Grill
: The Pointe Restaurant Crab House & Grill
Donated by Diane Neighoff
Comprehensive Financial Services www.cfsfinancialadvisor.com
Special Edition Jing Ying T-Shirts
These performance t-shirts are very special. There are only two of them! The body of each shirt is the usual black with the same Jing Ying artwork. However, the sleeves are red. There is one large and one XL.
Donated by Tyler Quevedo.
This beautiful original photo by Jing Ying student, Nancy Rando, is
expertly matted by Side Street Framers & gift gallery. Nancy
integrates her artistic side with an interest in holistic health as
a means of creative expression and healing art. Contact information
at Jing Ying.
Nancy Rando, Healing Expressions Fine Art Photography, Writing, Consulting (Severna Park)
Two different certificates from one great place! Donated by the lovely Brooke of Ruby Salon.
Women's Cut & Style value: $78
Men's Cut & Style value: $42
Donated by Brooke at Ruby Salon
3 Monticello, Annapolis, MD
Bowling Gift Certificate: Pizza, Pins, & Pepsi!
All-you-can-bowl for two hours, up to 6 people per lane, shoe rentals, large cheese pizza, pitcher of soda, and large popcorn. Offered when lanes are available, except during Galaxy Bowling. Good at Severna Park Lanes, Annapolis Bowl and Greenway Bowl in Odenton.Value: $85+
Donated by Severna Park Lanes, 840 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146
Gift Certificate: 1/4 page Severna Park Voice
Get your very own 1/4 page black and white ad in local newspaper, The Severna Park Voice. (Optional: you can upgrade to full color for an additional $189)
The Severna Park Voice, Severna Park MD
Fused, Stained Glass Earrings
This is a beautiful pair of blue and silver fused, stained glass earrings made of glass and sterling silver. Donated by long-time donor, Side Street Framers & gift gallery. In addition to framing, this family-owned business offers a variety of beautiful gift items ranging from jewelry to fine soaps.
Side Street Framers & gift gallery
Park Plaza, Severna Park
Limited Edition Watercolor: “Busy Annapolis”
Donated by Side Street Framers & gift gallery! www.sidestreetframers.com
558B Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park (Park Plaza)
Gift Card: Sofi's Crepes
Enjoy some delicious crepes, both savory and sweet, at this local eatery! Sofi's is a repeat donor.
Sofi's Crepes, 560 B & A Blvd, Severna Park, MD 21146
Gift Certificate: Szechuan Cafe in Pasadena
This beloved restaurant in Pasadena offers Chinese cuisine and a sushi bar. Repeat donor.
Value: $20 (Expires 10/4/2017)
Szechuan Cafe Restaurant, 4313 F & G Mountain Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122
This local restaurant offers a variety of Asian cuisine and fun events (music, karaoke, etc.)
$200 value of cleaning services. Services customized to customer’s needs.
Donated by Town & Country Total Cleaning, Edgewater, MD (and our student, Brooke!)
Bag of Trader Joe's Goodies
Enjoy a bag of delicious goodies from Trader Joe’s!: Cookies, truffles, cereal bars, cheesesticks, brownie mix, sparkling juice, tea, salsa, and more…..packaged in a reusable tote.
Obtained by Jing Ying student, Dennis!
Trader Joe's Annapolis, 160 Jennifer Rd, Annapolis, MD 21146
TWO (2) Beginner Learn to Ski or Snowboard Package
Your package includes a lift ticket valid on Northern Lights, Velvet, Almost Home and Launching Pad trails, use of ski rental or snowboard equipment, and a group lesson. This package is available for ages 8 and up. It excludes holiday periods: Christmas thru New Year’s, Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend, and President’s Day weekend. Restricted lift access. As a bonus, SHI XIONG LIPTON CHIN of Jing Ying has offered to meet with you and provide additional instruction (no cost to you!) Of course, you will need to arrange a mutually-agreed upon time within the time limits of the gift certificate.
Donated by: Whitetail Resort, 13805 Blairs Valley Rd, Mercersburg, PA 17236
$50 in Gift Certificates: Japanese Steak House
Enjoy great food and have a fun time at this terrific, local Japanese Steak House.
Two $25 gift certificates.
Total Value: $50
Ziki Japanese Steak House, 2nd Floor Annapolis Towne Centre, Annapolis
Four Hand-Knitted Baby Hats (different sizes)
These beautiful baby hats are donated by Joanne Zoller-Wagner, knitter extraordinaire, Jing Ying student and BIG supporter of the annual silent auction! Not only does she donate but she’s been to many silent auctions and bids on lots of items.