Live Auction

The Charity Ball presents an exciting opportunity to participate in a fast-paced, thrilling LIVE auction to bid on some wonderful, one-of-a-kind items – while supporting the Foundation.

Check out the items below that will be up for bid during this year’s live auction.

We also invite you to donate an item for our Live or Silent Auctions. Show your support for the Foundation and promote your products or services in front of an engaged audience.



Up to 12 Days – Cruise for Two – No Expiration!

  • Choose any of the Holland America Line luxurious cruise ships for 2 passengers for up to 12 days with NO expiration date!
  • Make this a fabulous getaway that you will treasure forever.
  • Cruise in classic style aboard their ships with Holland America Line style and service: fresh flowers, polished brass and warm smiles. Culinary offerings designed to dazzle and delight.
  • Restrictions: Cannot be used for Alaska Cruise Tours, World Cruises, Holiday Cruises or Grand Voyages

Donated by Holland America Line

Home Outdoor Lighting

  • Showcase your home with a $5,000 gift certificate toward the purchase of a professional low voltage outdoor lighting system
  • Niteliters will design and install
  • Add a touch of sparkle to your evenings!

Donated by NiteLiters

Disney Adventure

  • This package includes 5 Walt Disney World one-day hopper passes for admission to a magical experience at the following unique theme parks: Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom Theme Park. (Parking not included)
  • Valid during normal operating hours (except Dec. 25-31) – Expires October 1, 2021
  • But that’s not all – also includes matching Disney shirts designed for the whole family by Studio AB Designs.
  • The happiest place on earth!

Breathtaking Cuff Bracelet

  • This cuff bracelet was custom designed and hand crafted by Master Jeweler Craig Carter at Goldsmith Jewelry Repair and Design
  • Made of two ounces of 14K yellow gold with a row of five round brilliant cut diamonds – 1.25 carats total weight
  • This exquisite piece is priceless and was made specifically for the Ball

Donated by Goldsmith Jewelry and Craig Carter Family and Staff

BG Hot Rods Ring & Suites

  • 2018 Hot Rods Championship ring is truly one of a kind for any collector
  • Crafted by Herff Jones Company (the same maker for the Super Bowl ring for the Indianapolis Colts, NBA championship ring for San Antonio Spurs and the Tampa Bay Rays American League)
  • Emblazed with the signature locking BG logo set upon a blue stone, surrounded by a baseball diamond
  • Only TEN additional rings were made outside of BG Hot Rod players, Management staff and team owners – and you can own one of these ten!
  • This ring is a unique piece of Bowling Green’s history. Show off that ring!
  • Also included is a luxury suite for any regular season Bowlig Green Hot Rods game (18 tickets, 18 hats, $200 catering credit and one FIRST pitch throw).

Donated by Bowling Green Hot Rods

Exclusive Dinner Party for Twelve

  • Served in the upstairs private dining room at
    The Bistro or at your home
  • Delicious five course gourmet meal to include wine and dessert
  • An unforgettable culinary experience!

Donated by Sasa Mandrapa and The Bistro

Club Car Precedent Golf Cart

  • Built for comfort, this gas powered and fuel injected, top of the line cart rules the road!
  • Slide into this cool ride!

Discounted by Saylors Golf Carts

Sponsored by:

– Ken Byrd Realty & Auction Inc.
– Dillard’s
– Leachman Buick
– Luxury Imports of Bowling Green – Mercedes Benz BMW
– Marilyn and Jerry Patton
– Bob and Cara Pitchford
– Scott and Ritter
– Stupp Bros. Bridge & Iron Co. Foundation

Six-Person Spa & Whirlpool

  • Add LED lights, waterfall, shoulder massage and this becomes your paradise
  • You are just steps away from a relaxing experience you will never forget!

Donated by Pool & Spa Depot

Cover of VIP BOWLING GREEN Magazine

  • Be the talk of the town on the cover of the December 2019 Magazine
  • Bowling Green’s most influential magazine coverage will make your business the talk of the town!
  • Don’t miss this chance!
  • Photo can be taken at the Ball.
  • Priceless…

Donated by VIP Bowling Green Magazine

Old Rip Van Winkle

  • This wonderful bourbon is bottled as close to barrel proof as possible.
  • We add just a splash of our Kentucky limestone well-water when we empty the barrels for bottling.
  • This whiskey is as smooth as any you will find.