The following items will be available for purchase in a special silent auction that will conclude on June 22 at the Hospital Foundation of Crawford County's Charity Golf Outing at Majestic Hills Golf Course. Auction rules are detailed here.
For more information, contact Becky Vonnahme at 712-263-1804.
Office chair donated by Saxton Inc. (Valued at $650)
This beautiful Executive Task office chair has a midsize back, fully adjustable arms, seat height adjustments and a star chrome base. Donated by Saxton Inc., this chair is valued at $650. Minimum bid for this item is $300.
Iowa football signed by Head Coach Kirk Ferentz and his coaching staff
This football is a must have for any Iowa Hawkeye football fan's collection. In the photo above, you will see that one side of the ball is autographed by Head Coach Kirk Ferentz.
This photo shows the opposite side of the football showcasing autographs from Kirk Ferentz's top assistants - such as Defensive Coordinator Norm Parker and Strength and Conditioning Coach Chris Doyle. The minimum bid for this item is $30.
Small Iowa football signed by 2009 Hawkeye seniors
This specially-sized Iowa football contains autographs from many members of the Iowa Hawkeye 2009 senior class - several of whom were drafted by NFL teams. Autographs are included from Joe Conklin (20), Pat Angerer (43), A. J. Edds (49), Rafael Eubanks (52), Kyle Calloway (60), Travis Meade (61), Dan Doering (74), Dace Richardson (78), Tony Moeaki (81), and Trey Stross (86). Minimum bid for this item is $20.
Photo autographed by Dallas Clark
This 8 x 10 glossy action photo autographed by Indianapolis Colts tight end Dallas Clark is sure to be a conversation starter. Whether it's reminiscing about his days wearing a Hawkeye uniform, or thinking about how he's turned into the go-to-guy in Peyton Manning's Colts' offense - this photo is a must have. Minimum bid is $25.
Photo autographed by Cubs pitcher Randy Wells
Right-handed pitcher Randy Wells is an up-and-comer for the Chicago Cubs. In 2009, he won 7 games during his rookie campaign. That total marked the highest for a rookie pitcher since Kerry Wood's remarkable season in 1998. Minimum bid for this item is $25.
St. Louis Rams hat autographed by wide receiver Donnie Avery
Donnie Avery was drafted by the Rams in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He was the first wide receiver taken in the draft that year. In his rookie season in the NFL, Avery caught 53 passes for 674 receiving yards and 3 touchdowns along with 1 rushing touchdown. He won the Carroll Rosenbloom Award for Rookie of the Year that season. Minimum bid for this item is $20.
Special edition Twins photo autographed by Hall of Famer Rod Carew
This 8 x 10 picture is a commemorative piece created by artist Karl Jaeger. In honor of the 50th season, this unique photograph features some of the most celebratory moments and players in Twins history. The picture also showcases the new home of the Minnesota Twins - Target Field. But most importantly, this photo features an autograph from Hall of Famer Rod Carew. Minimum bid for this item is $50.
Combination water smoker and portable grill donated by WIPCO
This water smoker can be used at home for slow cooking of large meats such as turkeys, ham or game. Or, in just a few seconds without any tools, you can convert to a portable electric grill for camping or picnic to cook steaks, hamburgers or hot dogs. Electric cooking is simple and similar to cooking with charcoal. Cooking time varies slightly, but no lighter fluid or charcoal is needed. This item is valued at $140. Minimum bid for this item is $60.
Photo autographed by Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson
Adrian Peterson was selected by the Minnesota Vikings with the seventh overall pick in the 2007 NFL draft. Peterson broke numerous NCAA records during his tenure at Oklahoma. After a stellar rookie season in the NFL, Peterson won the 2008 NFL Pro Bowl MVP award. He is considered by many to be the top running back in the NFL. Minimum bid for this item is $25.
Chicago Bears Limited Edition Photo
This limited-edition piece features action shots and laser autographs of four leaders on the Bears team: Jay Cutler, Charles Tillman, Brian Urlacher and Devin Hester. Minimum bid for this item is $15.
Two tickets to Minnesota Lynx vs. Seattle Storm WNBA game
The Minnesota Lynx has graciously donated two tickets to a thrilling WNBA game on July 17 against the Seattle Storm. The Storm's roster includes former Iowa State standout Alison Lacey. The tickets are valued at $90. In addition, a youth t-shirt is included in the package. Minimum bid for this item is $35.
Four tickets to Chicago White Sox game donated by J. J. Lally
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Tickets good for any home White Sox game, except home games against the Chicago Cubs. Tickets are valued at a minimum of $160. Minimum bid is $50.
Indianapolis Colts team autographed football
Donated by the Indianapolis Colts, this regulation-sized football has been stamped with autographs from the entire 2009 team. All autographs are exact replicas of original signatures. This is truly a unique item that cannot be easily found elsewhere! Minimum bid is $35.
Dale Jr. NASCAR Car Hood Replica Wall Hanging - Donated by Fareway Stores (Valued at $75)
This unique wall hanging is a 1/2 scale NASCAR racing car hood that is a must have for NASCAR fans. The dimensions are 27.5" H x 31" W x 1" D. Minimum bid is $35.
Two tickets to St. Louis Cardinals game
Reserved seats valued at $50. More information will be added soon. Minimum bid is $20.