2023 Laurel Leadership Gala
Benefits PACE Enterprises "Vision 2025"
Saturday, March 25th, 2023
Location: MORGANTOWN MARRIOTT at WATERFRONT PLACE
2 Waterfront Pl, Morgantown, WV 26501
Doors Open at 5:30 PM
Dinner and Award Presentation Begin at 7:00 PM
Live Auction Immediately Following Award Presentation
Silent Auction closes at 8:30 PM
For Tickets ($150 per person) reach out to James Yoder at 304-844-3139 or [email protected]
Live Auction Packages
Canaan Valley Property- 2-night stay in Davis, WV at Black Bear Resort. A large floor plan with 2 bathrooms. This unit is newer and has a bathroom on the main floor as well as in the loft bedroom. The main bedroom offers a queen bed. The loft bedroom is accessed by a spiral staircase, and the main bedroom offers a queen bed. This cabin sleeps 2-6. There is a jacuzzi downstairs. Located close to all types of outdoor adventures including hiking, skiing, golfing, and cross-country skiing, just to name a few. Based on availability. Nonredeemable for holidays.
Southport NC House- Seven nights, and eight days in a 4BR, 3 bath vacation home near the famous and picturesque “movie town” of Southport, North Carolina. Newly redecorated in a cheerful coastal cottage theme, the spacious home is conveniently located in the gated resort community of St. James, just 5 minutes from the beaches of Oak Island, a short ferry ride to Bald Head Island Resort, and 30 minutes to the city of Wilmington. Included are access privileges to the dining facilities in any of the five members-only clubs within the confines of St. James and the owner’s Beach Club with pool on Oak Island. Reservations are subject to availability and must be made through the owner or St. James rental management.
Beautiful Nashville home with rooftop deck- Enjoy three nights (additional night can be added for weekday reservation based on availability) at this 2-year-old spacious build is both luxurious and cozy. With breathtaking vaulted ceilings, beautiful finishes, endless natural light, and thoughtful touches, you will feel the love that went into the design & decor. Offering 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms this property is the perfect spot for groups looking to spread out while enjoying this centrally located spot - 1.5 miles to 12 South, 3 miles to The Gulch, 3.5 Miles to Broadway. Gym Access. One homestyle, southern BBQ catered meal for up to 8 people included during the stay.
Guided South African Safari Hunt for 4- GP Footprint Safaris / Gerhard Pretorius
The hunting package will consist of the following and includes:
- 4 Day Hunt (5 nights) thus allowing for jetlag and departure preparation – 4 Hunters
- The buyer of the package receives one free Impala
- 1 free Baboon on opportunity per hunter.
- 1 x Night Jackal hunt and free Jackal on opportunity per hunter.
- 3 Meals per day. Laundry Services. Luxury Accommodation.
- Drinking Water, Cold Drinks, Beer, and Wine in moderation
- Hunting with registered professional hunters & guides (2X1)
- Field preparation of trophies
- Pick and drop at Polokwane Airport (PTG)
- $1000 airfare voucher donated by Davis Insurance Advisors
GP Footprint Safaris where we focus on making your hunt a true African Adventure. Outfitter Gerhard Pretorius has a special passion for people, nature, and the African Bush. Gerhard and his staff believe in ethical, controlled, and sustainable hunting. We offer you opportunities according to your own specifications and needs. The primary goal of ethical, controlled, and sustainable hunting is to secure the balance of nature by regulating the number of game species. Like all living things, animals feel fear and pain. As such, it is the hunter's job to ensure that their sport is ethical, causing as little fear and pain as possible,
Guided South African Photo Safari for 2- GP Footprint Safaris / Gerhard Pretorius
- 2 Persons - 3 Days (4 nights)
- 1 x Game Drive & Sunset Dinner
- 1 x Vulture Restaurant
- 1 x Bushmans View and Rock Paintings
- 1 x Sunset River Cruise
- 1 x Visit Giant Baobab Tree
- Pickup and Drop at Polokwane Airport (PTG)
- 2 Meals per Day
- Luxury Accommodations
- Laundry Service
- Drinking Water, Cold Drinks, Beer, and Wine in Moderation
- Professional Guide with Vehicle
The Best of NCAA Games-Watch the Best College Athletes Compete in the Contiguous U.S. at Your Choice of an Exciting Football, Basketball, Hockey, Soccer, Lacrosse or Baseball Game Including NCAA Bowl Games and Post-Season Basketball Tournaments with Reserved Tickets and Hotel Accommodations for Two (Land Only)- Your trip for two includes:
• 3 days/2 nights accommodations at your chosen destination in the Contiguous U.S.
• 2 reserved tickets to your chosen regular season college game including NCAA football bowl games, 1 session to any NCAA post-season basketball tournament or any other post-season sporting event or tournament
• Daily complimentary breakfast
• All room related taxes
Authentic Flavors of Tuscany
A Feast for the Senses in the Gourmet Destination of Cortona, Italy (Europe) for Seven Days & Six Nights in a One-Bedroom Apartment for Two, Including a Wine Tasting in a Wine Bar and a Cooking Demonstration and Dinner with a Local Chef (Land Only)
Your trip for two includes:
• 7 days/6 nights accommodations in a One-Bedroom Apartment
• Wine tasting of 3 different tuscan wines
• Cooking show with dinner and wine
• One midweek maid service
New York City, An Iconic Destination
Feel the Unmistakable Rhythm of New York, New York for Three Days & Two Nights at Either The Westin New York Grand Central, Sofitel New York Hotel, Element Times Square New York West or New York Marriott Marquis for Two, Plus Live Entertainment Package (Land Only)
Your getaway for two includes:
• 3 days/2 nights accommodations at Either The Westin New York Grand Central, Sofitel New York Hotel, Element Times Square New York West or New York Marriott Marquis
• Room-related taxes
• Broadway Gold Entertainment Package
• Free concierge reservation service
All-Inclusive Fun Under the Sun - Island Style!
Soak Up the Blue Water and Beaches of Bolongo Bay in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands for Five Days & Four Nights at the Bolongo Bay Beach Resort for Two in an Oceanview Room, Including a $150 Resort Credit Toward Your Choice of Swimming with Turtles on a Half-Day Snorkel Trip, a Sunset Cruise, or Other Resort Activities (Land Only)
Your trip for two includes:
• 5 days/4 nights accommodations at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort in an oceanview room with balcony
• Daily breakfast and lunch
• Nightly dinner, up to 4 courses, all served a la carte.
• Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Many premium brands included.
• Flask of Cruzan Rum & Coke and a Tortuga Rum Cake welcome amenity upon arrival
• Complimentary use of kayaks, Hobie Cat sail boats, standup paddle boards, wind surfers, swim mats, beach chairs
• (1) $150 resort credit toward your choice of swim with the turtles half-day snorkel trip, sunset cruise, gift shop or other resort charges
• Live entertainment
• Complimentary WiFi in room and property wide
• All gratuities
• Government room tax, resort fee and energy surcharge
• Free concierge reservation service
In Home Italian feast for 8 by Nonno Carlo- In home dinner of choice, wines curated by Andrew Folio and Italian Desserts by the Sugar Bar
Meet & Watch VIP fan experience with Tony Caridi- Join WV Broadcasting Hall of Fame Tony Caridi in studio! This is a unique opportunity to experience the “behind the scenes” recording process of your choice of West Virginia’s favorite sports programs. During this experience you and one guest will have a front row seat - in studio - during a live broadcast of “Sportsline” with Tony Caridi. Or you can choose to be in studio with Tony, Brad Howe and Hoppy Kercheval for a taping of the “3 Guys Before The Game” podcast. Either way you’ll see the inner workings and production of the most listened to sports broadcasts in Mountaineer country. Plus a photo opportunity with Tony and a special radio station swag bag.
Key Game-All ten winners of the live auction items will have the opportunity to purchase a key for $500 (or it will be auctioned off). The winning key will unlock a desirable prize worth over $3000.
Silent Auction (Click "Bid Now" to view the Silent Auction Catalog and to preregister for the live auction)
- Tito’s Basket, Parkersburg Brewing Basket
- Mylan Park Family Pass
- 2000 Sports Illustrated W/Kurt Warner signature
- One night stay at the Marriott w/breakfast
- Top Golf Lane Play
- Ziebart Full Platinum Package
- Woodford Oil (Large Propane Package)
- Orange Theory membership
- Home package includes radon test, whole home surge protector, deep cleaning and much more
- Stonewall Sporting Clays 1 year membership and 1- 100 shot round for two including use of ATV
- 30LB Hamburger from McCray Cattle Co. (Joe-Ray’s Rub included)
- Suite for Black Bears game
- Autographed WVU Prints
- Mary Kay Basket
- Smoked Turkey Breast
- Professional Bowling Lesson
- Trout fishing in White Day Creek, 1/2-day wade trip for 2 anglers by Natives Fly Fishing
- Trees from Premier Landscape
Please call Auctioneer, James Yoder at 304-844-3139 for more information.
KAUFMAN REALTY & AUCTIONS OF WV
399 W. Main St.
Bridgeport, WV 26330
David Anthony Kaufman, Broker
James Yoder – Auctioneer/Realtor
Cell # (304)844-3139
Auc. License #2375
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