Silent Auction: Find Treasures & Donate to Global Peacekeeping
The Silent Auction at Gift & Thrift is a truly one of a kind treasure and gives you the opportunity to donate to our organization. From the silly to the sublime, the artisan to the goofball, any taste can be satisfied and any itch scratched with our Silent Auction! Place a bid on one (or more!) of our eclectic items and experience the thrill of the Silent Auction hunt. Proceeds from our Silent Auction sales support Mennonite Central Committee, a global, faith- based not for profit, committed to conflict resolution, peace keeping, and justice.
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Treasures Past and Present, Local and Global
Warm your heart knowing you are making the world a better place and getting something you REALLY want! We have beautiful furniture, often hand crafted, jewelry, original art, vintage housewares and other items too numerous to count. We are known for our hand made quilts and object d’ art, many from all points on the map, all thanks to the generous donations of our community. A large number of our community members have devoted their lives in the service of others internationally, and the Silent Auction reflects our contributors’ world travels and wide variety of interests and tastes.
Current and past items on Silent Auction include:
Antique Telephones, Foosball Tables, Hand Carved Indonesian Wood Art, Eastern European String Puppets, Fine Silver and Gold Jewelry, Guitars, Cuckoo Clocks, Signed and Numbered Lithographs, Hand Made Furniture, A 1933 National Geographic World Map, Local Memorabilia and Artwork, A Working Macintosh Computer With No Internet Input(!), An Accordion, Antique Radio Parts, A Bed Frame with Real Door Knobs on the Posts, Toy Tractors, Quilts, Wall Hangings, An African Djembe Drum, Rugs, Studio Quality Photographic Strobes, Longaberger Baskets, Hand Carved Chess Sets, Signed P. Buckley Moss Prints, Giant Glass Jars, and some things we are not quite sure what they are, but sure are neat!
If this gives any indication of the variety of Gift & Thrift’s Silent Auction, then more accurate descriptions do not exist! To be a bit more succinct, we really have a little bit of everything. ENJOY and donate today!!