We raised an amazing $115,695 this year in our Month of Giving.
Thanks to all the donors, sponsors and all those who bid and the eventual winners.
Our 9th annual Month of Giving begins on Monday, December 2nd. Each day we auction off different packages with 100% of the money going to various charities.
We support The Christmas Bureau, Operation Friendship Seniors Society, The Mayfield Rotary Club, Santas Anonymous, The MS Society, Alzheimers, Adopt-A-Teen and the Holiday Hamper.
Thanks again to all the wonderful companies and individuals who donate their packages. It is amazing. Here are confirmed packages so far.
Monday, December 2nd: An Associate golf membership at the Glendale. Your immediate family members automatically become social members and can use the fantastic outdoor pool.
Tuesday, December 3rd: Men’s fashion package from Mr. Derks. Includes shoes, jeans, shirt and blazers. Sterling Derk will fit you in two amazing ensembles. Tailoring included.
Package #2: Four Loge Seats, with a $500 tab to Oilers/Leafs game on Saturday, December 14th courtesy of Trilogy Oilfield.
Wednesday, December 4th: Party Package for Ten at On The Rocks plus $400 in GCs and pair of seats (row 23) to Oilers/Penguins game on Friday, December 20th.
Package #2: Golf Package from the Ranch Golf and Country Club. 15 rounds of golf, including rounds with their GM Murray McCourt, Global’s Kevin Karius and head Pro Sean Piercey.
Thursday, December 5th: Pyramid of Giving for Holiday Hamper
Friday, December 6th: Five course meal with beverages included for eight people at Chop Steakhouse. Gregor and Strudwick will be the hosts. Blue Sky Limo will pick up your party of eight and take you home.
Monday, December 9th: A Farmers Business Network One Year Advisory Subscription.
FBN will help sell commodities harvested on your farm. They help manage risk and maximize selling opportunities for your crop. You will receive newsletters, phone calls and also multiple meetings with advisor Ryan Denis, Head of Crop Marketing for FBN Canada.
Winning bid will also be guests of FBN at Oilers game on March 7th and have dinner at Atlas Steak + Fish prior to the game.
Tuesday, December 10th: Michelle Derk from Schmidt Realty Group will waive her fee for sale of your home. If you have a $400K home that is a value of $8000. A $500K home it is value of $9500. And so so on…You can save a lot of money if you have a really expensive home. There is no timeline on when you have to list. Michelle has done this for seven years for us and has had great success selling the winning bidders home.
Package #2: Two Loge Ledge seats for Oilers/Habs game on Saturday, December 21st, a $100 food and beverage credit and a signed Vintage Jean Beliveau jersey. Jersey courtesy of Jeff Woods and tickets courtesy of Marc Cardinal.
Wednesday, December 11th: Party Package for Ten at Urban Tavern plus $400 in GCs and pair of seats to Oilers/Predators game on January 14th. You will also have dinner with Oilers President and COO Tom Anselmi before the game in Suite 99..
Package #2: Pyramid of Giving for Adopt-A-Teen.
Thursday, December 12th: A-1 Heating will supply and install one high efficiency furnace or a Central Air Conditioning System. Winning big gets to choose.
The Daikin 96% high efficiency 2-stage Energy Star furnace includes:
A smart thermostat, a Honeywell Through Humidifier, all the venting, sheet metal modification, the city permit and inspection fees, removal and disposal of old furnace and two-year labour warranty and 12 year parts warranty.
The Daikin 16 Seer Central Air Conditioning system includes:
Honeywell Through Humidifier, all electrical connections, anti-vibration pad, city permit and inspection fees and 2 two-year labour warranty and 12 year parts warranty.
Friday, December 13th: Dinner for six at Vivo Ristorante. Includes five-course meal and beverages. You will dine with Jason Strudwick, Rob Brown, Kyle Brodziak and Jason Gregor. Blue Sky Limo will pick up your group to and from Vivo.
Package #2: Twelve personal training sessions at Custom Fit. Six with Paul Plakas and six with Jeff Woods. And a one-hour nutrition consultation with registered Dietician, Lalitha Taylor.
Monday, December 16th: Fan Cave TV room from The Brick which includes:
- Paolo 6-Piece Linen-Look Fabric Modular Sectional with Ottoman/ Dark Grey. *Different colours option*
- Samsung 65″ RU8000 Smart 4K UHD TV
- Samsung Harman/Kardon HW-Q60R 5.1-Channel Soundbar and Wireless Subwoofer
- Deliver included.
Tuesday, December 17th: A group of four people will join Dave Tippett and his coaching staff in their coaching room one hour before practice. You can see how a practice is set up and ask questions etc. Then you stay and watch practice.
After practice your group will go four lunch with Tippett. He picks up the tab. Also you will receive a signed Oilers jersey of a player of your choice. *Practice date will in the New Year.***
Wednesday, December 18th: A Sanuvox HEPA Sterilization & UV Air Purification System supplied and installed by Mondo Mechanical. Designed for homeowners who want the combined performance of HEPA filtration, UV air purification and odor removal in one self-contained unit. Includes instillation and two year labour warranty and parts warranty.
Package #2: A one-year membership at Blackhawk Golf Course courtesy of Al Prokop. The successful bidder will receive full unrestricted golf playing privileges for the 2020 season including club storage, locker room access, use of practice range and short game area as well as clubhouse account for all purchases. The bidder will also be entitled to bring guests as per the Club’s standard guest policy.
Thursday, December 19th: Superbowl party at Vivo for 20 people. Includes appetizers, pizza, beer/beverages in the Vivo Windemere private room on Sunday, February 2nd.
Friday, December 20th: Watch party for 20 people in the private room at Atlas Steak +Fish in Grand Villa Casino. It will be on Friday, April 4th for the Oilers final game of the season against the Calgary Flames. Struds and Gregor will host it and it includes food and beverages. A possible kick off to the Oilers return to the playoffs?
Monday December 23rd. Courtesy of Servpro Restoration: Former Oilers Dave Lumley will host three people for the Oilers/Sharks game on February 6th. You will have dinner and drinks and visit the Alumni room (Never know you might Meet), and watch the game from Loge Seats at Centre ice.
Lummer will pick up the tab and he will tell you some great stories about his time with the Montreal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers and Hartford Whalers.