Auction

The following individuals and businesses have generously donated items to our silent and live auctions. Please continue to check below for updates! All items are subject to change.

If you would like to donate an item to our auction, please reference the information in the following forms and contact us at mnauction@laughforthecure.com. We appreciate your generosity and hope that your contribution, small or large, not only raises awareness for breast cancer, but raises awareness for your company, too.

2008 Silent Auction Items

THANK YOU to all of our generous auction donors. Their support helps make LFTC a success. Please remember these businesses when shopping for products and services. Click here for a printable list of the items at our 2008 Silent Auction, available ONLY on October 14th!

Set of 10 Vince Flynn novels, all signed by Mr. Flynn!
Generously donated by Vince Flynn

Accutron Eagle Pilot Watch
Generously donated by an anonymous LFTC MN supporter!

Tumi Leather Briefcase
Generously donated by an anonymous LFTC MN supporter!

Tumi Leather Briefcase
Generously donated by an anonymous LFTC MN supporter!

Tulip Garden Watercolor Painting by artist Dar Bunde
Generously donated by Dar Bunde!

Strike Against Breast Cancer Package

  • Brunswick Breast Cancer Awareness bowling ball
  • KR Strikeforce Rave bowling ball bag
  • Gift certificate for bowling ball drilling
Generously donated by Elsie’s Bowling Alley (ball) and On Track West (bag/GC)!


Minnesota Swarm Ultimate Fan Package

  • MN Swarm Jersey
  • 4 Tickets for the 2009 season
  • Voucher before the game to have jersey signed by MN Swarm players in the Xcel Center locker room!
Generously donated by The Minnesota Swarm Lacrosse Team!

Minnesota Wild Hockey Stick, autographed by the entire MN Wild team
Generously donated by The Minnesota Wild!

Autographed photo of Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson
Generously donated by The Minnesota Vikings!

Autographed photo of Minnesota Vikings RB Chester Taylor
Generously donated by The Minnesota Vikings!

Autographed Minnesota Vikings mini-football signed by LB Ben Leber
Generously donated by Dick’s Sporting Goods!

Autographed baseball signed by Minnesota Twins players

  • 1987 World Series Champion catcher Tim Laudner
  • 2008 outfielder Denard Span
Generously donated by Dick’s Sporting Goods!


Joe Nathan Fan Package

  • Autographed photo of the MN Twins’ ace closing pitcher
  • Copy of Twins magazine, with feature story on Nathan
  • 2008 MN Twins Calendar
Generously donated by The Minnesota Twins!


Minnesota Timberwolves/Lynx Fan Package

  • 4 Tickets to game vs. Chicago Bulls on January 25th
  • MN Lynx Backpack
  • MN Lynx T-shirt
Generously donated by The Minnesota Timberwolves and The Minnesota Lynx

WCHA Duffle Bags (4)
Generously donated by The WCHA!

Lillian’s Gift Basket

  • Coach-inspired Handbag
  • Red Wallet
  • Scarf
  • Sunglasses
  • Pink Ribbon pillbox
  • Pink Ribbon pin
Generously donated by Lillian’s!

Pewter Jewelry Box (2) and Necklace
Generously donated by David Douglas Jewelers in Excelsior!

Gardening Gift Basket

  • Tuff Chix Pink Landscaper Gloves
  • Pink Gardening Pruners
  • Pink Gardening Shears
  • Pink Kneeling Board
Generously donated by an anonymous LFTC MN supporter!


Kitchen Gift Basket

  • Better Homes and Gardens Celebrating The Promise Cookbook
  • Pink Silicone mini-bakeware (set of 3)
  • Pink Hand Sanitizer, Floor Cleaner, and Dish Soap
  • Tins of Tea (set of 2)
Generously donated by an anonymous LFTC MN supporter!


Florist Gift Basket

  • Irish Connemara Marble Wishing Stone
  • Simply Beautiful bookmark
  • Vanilla candle and holder
Generously donated by Cottage Grove Florists!

$50 Gift Card for Bed Bath and Beyond
Generously donated by LFTC MN supporter Kate Ainslie!

$50 Gift Card for Barnes and Noble bookstore
Generously donated by LFTC MN supporter Kate Ainslie!

$100 Gift Card for Capital Grille in Minneapolis
Generously donated by LFTC MN chairperson Julie Tigue!

Two $50 Gift Cards for Joseph’s Grill in Saint Paul
Generously donated by Joe Nasseff, owner of Joseph’s Grill!

Certificate for Small Sirloin Dinner for Two at Mancini’s Char House in Saint Paul
Generously donated by Mancini’s Char House!

Caribou Coffee Gift Pack

  • Two one-pound bags of Caribou Coffee
  • Two ceramic Caribou Coffee mugs
Generously donated by the Campbell Mithun Tower location of Caribou Coffee!


Caribou Coffee Certificate

  • One free one-pound bag of coffee per month in 2009
Generously donated by the Corporate Offices of Caribou Coffee!


Caribou Drink Certificate

  • One free drink per month in 2009
Generously donated by the Corporate Offices of Caribou Coffee!

$25 Gift Card for Downtowner Woodfire Grill
Generously donated by LFTC MN supporter Jennifer Reckinger!

Gift Certificate for Pasta Buffet for four & a bottle of wine at Mendakota Country Club
Generously donated by Mendakota Country Club!

Gift Certificate for a one night accommodations (room & tax) and breakfast for two in Restaurant 11
Generously donated by Crowne Plaza St. Paul-Riverfront!