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14th Anniversary Ribbon of Hope Gala Auction - Travel
08.20.04

MI CABO, SU CABO

Welcome to the Marquis Los Cabos Resort, a member of The Leading Hotels of the World! During your five-night stay for two in a Junior Suite with full Oceanfront, they invite you to rest beside the shimmering Sea of Cortez, hear the waves, feel the wind, and see the sunset. All 203 of their junior suites are beautifully decorated, and provide spectacular ocean views from the private balcony, and from the suite's hydromassage bathtub. Their spacious 650 sq. ft. suites include color television and in-house movies, a minibar, electronic wall safe, direct dialing telephone, voice mail and fax/personal computer connections. Amenities include a complimentary Marquis Breakfast daily, consisting of coffee, fresh fruit and sweet rolls. To spoil your fine palate at other times, the Marquis Los Cabos offers a wide variety of dining options, including Dos Mares, Vista Ballenas and Canto del Mar. Explore the endless activities that Los Cabos has to offer!  Restrictions: expires 11/5/2005. Excludes Christmas and New Year.  Blackout dates may apply. In lieu of tipping, there is a daily service charge of $25 per room. Incidentals and taxes are not included. Reservations required, subject to availability. Airfare not included.

Donor:  Marquis Los Cabos Resort - Mexico
Value:  $2,000.00


THE SWISS SENSATION

Ski the Swiss Alps during your three-night stay at Badrutt's Palace Hotel!  Bardutt's Palace has long been hailed as a landmark in the center of St. Moritz and is the ultimate expression of the Swiss Alps region. A favorite of celebrities and royalty alike since its opening in 1896, The Palace offers 180 guestrooms and suites with stunning views of the Swiss Alps. An ideal destination in both winter and summer, the Palace is located in one of the most challenging ski areas in the world and offers a host of summer alpine activities.  Spend your day at The Daniela Steiner Skin Care System, trusted by the world’s most sophisticated guests for the ultimate in nourishment and rejuvenation.  In the evening, indulge in one of the Palace's seven restaurants, four bars, the club privè or the Corviglia club. Badrutt's Palace is a celebration of style, sports, cuisine and fashion, with discreet service and traditional elegance evoking an atmosphere of pampered luxury for all.  Restrictions:  expires 4/16/2005. Reservations required, subject to availability. Airfare not included.

Donor:  Bardutt's Palace - St. Moritz, Switzerland
Value:  $1,500.00


MOROCCAN MAGIC

At La Mamounia in Marrakech, Morocco, everything has been created to take advantage of the glorious location during your three-night stay. The magic begins with breakfast on your private terrace.  As sunlight streams onto the crisp linen tablecloth, draw your gaze to the horizon where the snow-capped peaks of the Atlas mountains seem to float atop the desert valley. La Mamounia is the ideal place for sophisticated travelers to recharge their batteries in an atmosphere of elegance and relaxation. At La Mamounia, energetic visitors have state-of-the-art equipment and a vast range of facilities at their disposal, promising a keep-fit vacation in the most gorgeous environment. Since the 1920's, the name "La Mamounia" has been synonymous with a reputation as one of the world's grandest, finest and most exquisite hotels.  Restrictions:  valid from 11/15/2004 thru 11/15/2005. Excludes festive season, Christmas, New Year, Easter and bank holidays. Reservations required, subject to availability. Airfare not included.

Donor:  La Mamounia - Marrakech, Morroco                             
Value:  $1,200.00


A DATE IN DEUTSCHLAND

Tucked away in a quiet side street near the bustling heart of the city, the Mandarin Oriental Munich in Germany is a calm refuge within walking distance of many attractions and elegant shopping.  Spend a two-night weekend stay for two, including breakfast, newspaper and free use of the minibar, explore all that Mandarin Oriental Munich has to offer.  Providing the highest levels of personalized service, the award-winning hotel redefines luxury within the city's historic setting.  Fifty-three luxuriously-appointed rooms offer splendid views of the picturesque streets below, high speed internet, VCR and marble bathrooms.  Restrictions:  expires 4/25/2005.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor:  Mandarin Oriental Munich - Germany                           
Value:  $1,000.00


HOME ON THE RANCH

BootJack Ranch in Wolf Creek Valley, Pagosa Springs, Colorado invites you for a spectacular mountain getaway for two.  You will experience five-nights in a five-star luxury log cabin, featuring river rock fireplaces and a fully stocked kitchen with a connected rock patio and outdoor grill.  Full laundry facilities, linens, TVs, VCRs, stereo music, phones and hair dryers are available for your convenience.  Upon your arrival, you will be greeted with a welcome basket of goodies.  You will have complimentary breakfast items in your cabin.  A superb dinner is prepared every evening by BJR's own renowned chef and can be served at either the nearby Lodge or in your cabin.  Specified times will be available for you to enjoy the Ranches spectacular Aquatic and Spa Facility, as one massage per guest is included.  You will be only a short drive from numerous extracurricular activities, including Wolf Creek Ski Resort, river rafting or world-class guided fly fishing on the West Fork of the San Juan, horseback riding, restaurants, shopping and more.  Beauty, tranquility and relaxation await you at BootJack Ranch!  This is a once in a lifetime experience that you will treasure forever!  Restrictions:  valid 1/2005 thru 6/2005.  Dates subject to BJR approval at least 30 days in advance.  No getaways during holidays.  Additional activities and incidentals available at additional cost.  Does not include transportation or airfare.

Donor: David J. and Carol E. Brown
Value: $6,000.00



TAKE TO THE SKIES

Take to the skies with a certificate good for two roundtrip domestic passes from New York - LaGuardia to any domestic destination on AirTran Airways.  Headquartered on the east coast with flights throughout the Continental U.S., AirTran Airways is particularly proud to have the youngest all-Boeing fleet in the world.  That means that on your next flight, you'll be sitting on one of the newest planes in the industry.  So you can look forward to a comfortable flight, with quieter engines, 100% fresh air and spacious EasyFit storage bins.  AirTran Airways will also begin installing XM Satellite Radio on all of their planes.  XM Satellite Radio offers over 100 channels of digital music, news, sports and more.  Go!  There's nothing stopping you!  Restrictions:  expires 11/30/2005.  All passengers must complete travel on same itinerary.  Travel is non-refundable and non-transferable.  Reservations required at least seven days prior to travel, subject to availability.  Holiday blackout restrictions will apply.  $50 change fee will apply.  Changes and cancellations may be made one hour prior to departure time.  Certificate will not be replaced if lost or stolen.

Donor:  AirTran Airways                                                                
Value:  $1,000.00


TO TAHOE, WE GO-GO

During a seven-night stay at The Tahoe Seasons Resort at Heavenly, you'll find the rest of the best of Lake Tahoe!  You'll enjoy the world-famous casinos, sandy beaches, superb golf, dining, shopping and the recreational attractions that make Lake Tahoe America 's all-year playground.  This 160 all-suite resort is nestled in the pine trees 150 yards from Heavenly Ski Resort, one of the nation's largest ski areas, and is a mile from beautiful Lake Tahoe.  Each spacious suite features a private spa complete with Shoji screens, two color TV's, video player and small kitchen area.  The Resort has a restaurant, room service and lounge, along with outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts, gift and sundry shop, in addition to a seasonal ski shop.  Whether your skis plow the powder at Heavenly or skim the mirror-like surface of the lake, snowmobiling or boating, sledding or windsurfing, you'll feel exhilarated.  Restrictions:  expires 12/15/2005.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor:  Tahoe Season Resort - South Lake Tahoe                  
Value:  $1,260.00


FOUR SEASONS OF ARIZONA

The Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North welcomes you for a two-night stay in a Deluxe Casita Room.  High in the Sonoran Desert, in the cooling foothills of Pinnacle Peak, relax in Southwestern-style casitas, dine with heartbeat-skipping views, bask in sun-drenched weather and astonishing scenery, and rise to the challenge of golf and tennis at Troon North.  All of the Resort's guest rooms maximize their dramatic Scottsdale surroundings with private, generously sized balconies or patios, while the indoors ensures ultimate comfort with individually controlled air conditioning and gas fireplaces.  Restrictions:  expires 11/30/2005.  Valid Sunday thru Thursday only, excluding all holidays.  Not valid with other offers and certain restrictions may apply.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor:  Four Season Resort Scottsdale at Troon North          
Value:  $900.00


COSTA RICAN COAST

Head to Costa Rica for a three-night stay for two at the Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort!  This palatial Spanish colonial-style masterpiece mixes modern amenities with Nicaraguan barrel-tile roofing, traditional Guatemalan textiles and furniture, and Costa Rican hand-painted tiles.  Rooms have large marble baths, watercolors of historic Costa Rica , and tiny "Juliet" balconies.  The hotel features an enormous pool with landscaped islands, bridges, and swim-up bars, or spend a day at their 18-hole championship golf course.  Food is plentiful with a selection that ranges from Italian to "Nuevo Latino."   Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 .  Excludes holidays.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Los Suenos Marriott Ocean and Golf Resort - Costa Rica Value: $1,000.00


GO GREEK

This is the ultimate getaway with a two-night stay for two during April 2005 at The Elounda Bay Palace in Crete.  The Elounda Bay Palace is one of the finest five-star hotel and bungalow complexes in Crete, extending over 20 acres of green and colorful gardens.  Dressed in unpretentious elegance, each room creates a unique atmosphere of warmth in comfort.  Stroll through the gardens, scuba dive, sail, water ski, windsurf - take your pick!  The Elounda also features world class feasting, where you can delight in authentic Cretan cuisine, famous for its healthy Mediterranean ingredients.  Bask in your fabulous trip to the Elounda Bay Palace, a proud member of the "Leading Hotels in the World" hospitality organization.  Restrictions:  valid during April 2005 only.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Elounda Bay Palace - Crete, Greece
Value: $600.00


IRISH EYES ARE SMILING

You'll be smiling when you visit Killarney, Ireland for a four-night stay in a Superior LakeView Room with jacuzzi bath at The Lake Hotel.  The Lake Hotel is a charming, family-run bed and breakfast superbly located on the shores of the world famous Lakes of Killarney.  Built in 1820, the hotel combines a unique old world charm with all the top standard modern day facilities.  The Lake Hotel is just steps away from the Killarney town center and is a perfect base from which to explore the delights of the Ring of Kerry.  Restrictions:  valid Sunday thru Thursday only in the months of November, February, and March.  Each guest must purchase breakfast at $12 Euros and dinner at $35 Euros each day.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: The Lake Hotel - Killarney, Ireland
Value: $485.00


CHOOSE WYNDHAM

Wyndham Hotels are upscale, full-service properties, located primarily in major metropolitan markets and targeted principally to business groups, meetings and individual business and leisure travelers.  All Wyndham Hotels are committed to being upscale properties with the finest services and products available for the discriminating resort vacationer.  You have your choice of Wyndham Hotels within the continental U.S. for a two-night stay!  Restrictions:  expires 11/7/2005 , excluding major holidays.  Excludes Wyndham Resorts, Luxury Resorts and franchises.  Black out dates may apply determined by property.  Incidentals are bearer's responsibility.  Reservations required at least three weeks in advance, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Wyndham International
Value: $550.00


LEGENDARY HELMSLEY

Ideally situated in the center of Manhattan, The New York Helmsley is an upscale property catering to the discriminating business traveler.  See it for yourself with this complimentary two-night stay for two!  The Deluxe, spacious rooms feature dual line telephones, data ports and comfortable work areas.  The Helmsley's concierge service is legendary.  Whatever you need, whenever you need it, the professional and resourceful staff will provide quickly and efficiently.  And location, location, location!  Outside the hotel, some of the world's best shopping and most stunning attractions are only minutes away.  The shops of Fifth Avenue, the splendor of the Empire State Building and the non-stop rhythm of Broadway are just a few of the excitements that await.  Also included is a VIP pass, good for all your guests, to a taping of "Montel!"  Restrictions:  Helmsley expires 4/23/2005 .  Reservations required at least seven days in advance, subject to availability.  Montel tapes Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Airfare not included.

Donor: The New York Helmsley Hotel & Montel Williams - New York
Value: $434.00


ESSEX EXCELLENCE

If there is one place where you'd like to put your slippers under the armchair and stay for a Winter Getaway, The Inn at Essex in Vermont is it.  Your stay will include one night of Deluxe accommodations for two in a Country Inn Room, including Continental breakfast.  So warm and cozy is this Vermont country hotel that you will never want to leave – especially with some of the finest gourmet cuisine on offer just down the hallway.  Based within the hotel is the internationally acclaimed New England Culinary Institute, which prepares all the restaurants' meals.  After dinner, relax in the hotel's gorgeous library in front of the roaring fire and digest the evening's indulgences.  The hotel boasts a beautiful outdoor heated pool, lovely gardens complete with a bike path, and a new on-site golf course.  Restrictions:  valid 11/1/2004 thru 4/30/2005 , excluding holidays and special events.  Excludes 9% tax and $20 service charge per day.  Not valid for cash or food.  Reservations required only within 14 days prior to arrival, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: The Inn at Essex - Vermont
Value: $159.00


SWEET HOME ALABAMA

Keeping watch over the shimmering waters of Mobile Bay, Marriott's Grand Hotel Resort, Golf Club and Spa in Point Clear, Alabama upholds a tradition of Southern graciousness that has reigned since 1847.  During your two-night stay, plus a round of golf for two, it will be a sanctuary of warm service and gentility for all of your travel needs.  Retreat to your room, where comfort is nothing more than Grand, and take in the view from your balcony or patio.  From lavish buffets to romantic tables for two, savor the cuisine in the resort's six restaurants and lounges.  And there are more ways to relax than you ever dreamed of.  The warm Southern climate paves the way for a wide variety of outdoor activities - from golf to swimming to tennis to just about any water sport imaginable.  Restrictions:  stay must be completed by 11/6/2005 .  Excludes Holidays, special events and major conventions.  One guest must be at least 18 years of age.  Gratuities and incidentals not included.  One certificate per stay.  Tee times are required.  Reservations required at least 14 days in advance, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Grand Hotel Marriott - Point Clear, Alabama
V
alue: $650.00


SOUTHERN COMFORT

Monmouth Plantation in Natchez, Mississippi has been rated "one of the top ten most romantic places in the USA " by Glamour Magazine and USA Today.  A two-night stay in Deluxe accommodations awaits you at this haven of tranquility!  Settled on twenty-six beautiful landscaped acres, mornings begin with a delightful complimentary full Southern breakfast prepared and served with genuine Southern hospitality.  In the evening, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres in the Quitman Study.  Special thought goes into every aspect of Monmouth, whether it's the unique soaps and creams provided with luxurious robes, room service or the chocolates and turned-down covers.  Your stay will be enjoyed, and as some have discovered, will become a memory that must be often repeated.  Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 .  Excludes March, April, May, October and holidays.  Valid Sunday thru Thursday only.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Monmouth Plantation - Natchez, Mississippi
Value: $500.00


TAOS AND TURN

From the moment a guest steps into the Best Western Kachina Lodge in Taos, New Mexico , with its fine paintings and inviting Southwestern décor, there is a sense of having stepped back in time and into another world.  Enjoy a two-night stay for two, plus breakfast, at this full-service hotel!  Situated at the gateway to the world-famous Taos Pueblo, Taos Mountain Casino, St. Francis of Assisi Church, Taos Ski Valley, Rio Grande Gorge and northern New Mexico recreation areas, the Kachina Lodge is also within walking distance of the historic Taos Plaza and Kit Carson Museum and Park.  With almost 100 shops offering clothing, art, jewelry, crafts, etc., 70 art galleries and several well-known art museums, all within walking distance of the Kachina Lodge, you will not forget your memorable stay in the midst of Taos, a town in the Land of Enchantment.  Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 .  Excludes holidays and certain blackout dates apply.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Best Western Kachina Lodge - Taos, New Mexico
Value: $250.00


ROLL OF THE DICE

Roll the dice at Harrah's Las Vegas with this great two-night stay for two!  Harrah´s is a complete entertainment destination in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.  You'll find over 2,500 beautiful rooms and suites, 86,664 square feet of casino space, seven outstanding dining outlets, a sparkling, outdoor swimming pool, luxurious spa facilities, a state-of-the-art health club, a full-service beauty salon, a unique variety of retail options, and of course, entertainment.  Stay and play at Harrah's Las Vegas!  Restrictions:  expires 7/1/2005 .  Valid Sunday thru Thursday, excluding holidays.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included

Donor: Harrah's Las Vegas
Value: $300.00


1950'S VEGAS

Visiting the Barcelona Hotel & Casino is like stepping back in time to the Las Vegas of the 1950's.  During your two-night stay plus breakfast for two, you'll find this quaint hotel's ambience to be the coziest and its staff the friendliest in town.  All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, color television, and vanity.  Conveniently located just 10 minutes from the Strip, the hotel provides guests with all the comforts of home and all the excitement of Las Vegas.  Also included are two tickets to a Mardi Gras show at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on the Vegas strip.  Choose between "Comedy Club" or "Crazy Girls."  Restrictions:  Barcelona expires 5/1/2005 .  Excludes phone calls and movies.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Riviera expires 11/2005.  Valid Sunday thru Friday only, excluding holidays.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Barcelona Hotel & Riviera Hotel - Las Vegas
Value: $150.00


BIG EASY VEGAS

Live it up on the Las Vegas strip with a two-night stay at the fabulous Orleans Hotel and Casino!  Enjoy spectacular views of the glittering Strip or the sweeping mountain panoramas surrounding the Las Vegas Valley.  The Orleans combines the flair and flavor of the famed Big Easy with the fun and dazzle that make Las Vegas the world's most exciting vacation destination.  Restrictions:  requires reservations, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: The Orleans Hotel and Casino - Las Vegas
Value: $100.00


LAUGHLIN LUXURY

In a gamblin' mood, but don't want to deal with the crowds of Vegas?  Head to Laughlin for a two-night stay at The Golden Nugget.  An intimate resort on the banks of the Colorado River, the Golden Nugget offers river, pool or courtyard views from the resort's 300 tropically themed rooms.  Also included is a $25 food voucher for any of the Golden Nugget's food outlets.  Choose between The Deck, Jane's Grill, The River Cafe or The Deli.  Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 .  Must be 21.  Holidays and holiday weekends are restricted.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Golden Nugget - Laughlin
Value: $175.00


COWBOYS & BELLES

Try your luck with this pair of Laughlin hotel stays!  Bring your friends or extend your own trip.  First, we have a two-night stay for two at the Pioneer Hotel and Gambling Hall.  You'll love this western-themed hotel that's famous for offering the best down-home hospitality in town.  Next, catch all the exciting casino action at the Colorado Belle Hotel and Casino with a two-night stay for two!  The Colorado Belle offers beautiful, comfortable accommodations, a sandy beach, swimming pools, waterfall and bubbling spa!  Restrictions:  Pioneer expires 11/6/2005 .  Valid Sunday thru Thursday only, excluding holidays.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Reservations required, subject to availability.  Colorado Belle expires 6/15/2005 .  Valid Sunday thru Thursday only, excluding holidays and special events.  Must be 21.  Reservations required at least 30 days in advance, subject to availability.  Airfare not included.

Donor: Pioneer Hotel & Colorado Belle - Laughlin
Value: $150.00


LEAVE YOUR HEART IN SAN FRAN

You'll leave your heart in San Francisco with this two-night getaway!  You will stay in a Deluxe Room at the Serrano Hotel, a nationally registered landmark, located in the heart of downtown San Francisco 's theater and shopping districts.  In the tradition of Kimpton Boutique Hotels, the Serrano Hotel surrounds visitors with inviting décor and exemplary service that draw guests back time and time again.  A beautifully restored 17-story Spanish revival building, the hotel offers 236 beautifully designed guestrooms, featuring oversized windows, plush bedding and high ceilings with exotic Spanish and Moroccan accents.  Restrictions:  reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: Serrano Hotel - San Francisco
Value: $518.00


REDISCOVER ROMANCE IN NAPA

Rediscover romance at The Old World Inn, where things move at a gentle pace.  Your two-night stay (for the price of one) at this Napa Bed and Breakfast will introduce you to all that Napa has to offer.  Walk to restaurants and wine tasting; then return to a romantic room with a fireplace, private bath, in-room movies and lovely decor.  Indulge your senses with the smell of fresh-baked cookies, warmth of a crackling fire, sounds of music and friendly conversation, and the soft embrace of a featherbed.  Romance is their specialty!  Restrictions:  valid November thru April, Thursday thru Sunday only.  One night must be purchased to receive second night free.  Prices currently range from $225-$3155 per night.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: The Old World Inn - Napa
Value: $150.00


THE REDWOODS IN YOSEMITE

Experience all the comforts of home and the majesty of Yosemite National Park at The Redwoods In Yosemite Year-Round Vacation Home Rentals.  Enjoy a two-night stay for four in a two-bedroom cabin!  Located in Yosemite National Park, historic Wawona and Chilnualna Falls are the backdrop for over 130 mountain homes.  All homes are completely furnished, including linens, cookware, dishes, and a barbecue grill.  After a delightful day of hiking along riverside trails, taking a dip in a swimming hole, standing in awe of the giant sequoia trees, waterfalls and many mountain peaks... relax by a crackling fire, stargaze at the night sky, and remember why it is that generations of travelers have created cherished family memories at these cabins nestled in the forest near the river and the falls.  Restrictions:  expires 11/1/2005 .  Excludes June, July, August and holidays.  Cabin assigned upon arrival.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: The Redwoods in Yosemite Year-Round Vacation Home Rentals
Value: $600.00


TO TAHOE, WE GO-GO

During a seven-night stay at The Tahoe Seasons Resort at Heavenly, you'll find the best of Lake Tahoe!  You'll enjoy the world-famous casinos, sandy beaches, superb golf, dining, shopping and the recreational attractions that make Lake Tahoe America 's all-year playground.  This 160 all-suite resort is nestled in the pine trees 150 yards from Heavenly Ski Resort, one of the nation's largest ski areas, and is a mile from beautiful Lake Tahoe.  Each spacious suite features a private spa complete with Shoji screens, two color TV's, video player and small kitchen area.  The Resort has a restaurant, room service and lounge, along with outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts, gift and sundry shop, in addition to a seasonal ski shop.  Whether your skis plow the powder at Heavenly or skim the mirror-like surface of the lake, snowmobiling or boating, sledding or windsurfing, you'll feel exhilarated.  Restrictions:  expires 12/15/2005 .  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: Tahoe Seasons Resort - South Lake Tahoe
Value: $1,260.00


IT'S A MIRACLE

Have the time of your life with this two-night stay at the fabulous Miracle Springs Resort & Spa in beautiful Desert Hot Springs!  Discover crisp blue skies, fresh air and a spectacular landscape set among the majestic San Jacinto and San Gorgonio Mountains and breathtaking views of the Palm Springs Desert.  The natural hot mineral pools provide the perfect setting, day and night, to enjoy the desert and the calming and healthful effect of hot mineral water.  With all the various Spa therapies available, it is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing escape.  Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 , excluding holidays.  Valid Sunday thru Thursday only.  Reservations required no earlier than seven days prior to arrival, subject to availability.

Donor: Miracle Springs Resort and Spa - Desert Hot Springs
Donor Value: $238.00


IN VIEW OF SANTA BARBARA

Welcome to a two-night stay in an Ocean View Room at Santa Barbara 's premier oceanfront hotel - Harbor View Inn!  The Inn's exceptional location - across from the white sands of West Beach and historic Stearns Wharf - and four-Diamond services provide all you need to experience the best of Santa Barbara.  Spacious and well-appointed guest rooms include a private patio or balcony, terry cloth robes, refrigerator, coffeemaker, personal safe, iron and board, hair dryer, and a daily newspaper.  Your remote-control TV has cable service with HBO, pay-per-view movies and games.  Relax and enjoy the calm and laid-back Santa Barbara lifestyle.  Restrictions:  expires 5/30/2005 , excluding local and national Holidays.  Valid Sunday thru Thursday only.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: Harbor View Inn - Santa Barbara
Value: $750.00


YOU CAN ALWAYS GO DOWNTOWN

Among luxury hotels in downtown Los Angeles, the Hyatt Regency Los Angeles is a special find.  During a two-night stay for two, you'll see it's all about location and service.  Located in the heart of the downtown financial district, the Hyatt is within walking distance of the Los Angeles Convention Center and Staples Center; and adjacent to Macy's Plaza and minutes from museums, theater, sports and entertainment attractions.  The Hyatt takes great pride in offering more than a good night's sleep - outstanding restaurants, luxurious rooms and unparalleled service.  Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 , excluding 12/31/2004 .  Reservations required at least three weeks prior to desired date, subject to availability.

Donor: Hyatt Regency Los Angeles
Value: $500.00


SPORTING LIFE

Treat yourself to a one-night stay in a Pool View Room for two at the Sportsmen's Lodge Hotel in Studio City.  They refer to their standard of service as "Country Comfort in the Heart of the City."  The resort is set on eight acres of carefully manicured grounds and is a garden unto itself, creating an ambiance unparalleled anywhere in Los Angeles.  Restrictions:  expires 11/6/2005 .  Excludes convention weekends.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: Sportsmen's Lodge - Studio City
Value: $125.00


A PARENT'S DREAM

Portofino Inn & Suites in Anaheim is where your family fun begins with a two-night stay in a One-Bedroom Suite!  Settle in and enjoy the comfort of a plush One-Bedroom Suite.  In addition to deluxe room amenities, the two-room suite features a living room separated by French doors from a private bedroom.  And you couldn't be closer to the entertainment.  Walk across to Disneyland Park, Disney’s California Adventure and Downtown Disney district.  Restrictions:  expires 11/30/2005 .  Excludes holidays and convention periods.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: Portofino Inn and Suites - Anaheim
Value: $300.00


HOST OF THE COAST

The new Balboa Bay Club and Resort has opened as the only full-service waterfront resort hotel in Newport Beach!  And you're invited for a one-night Saturday stay in a Courtyard Room, plus a Sunday Champagne Brunch for two!  Guestrooms evoke a true tropical hideaway.  Baths are appointed with dual sinks featuring granite countertops, marble baths and flooring and picture-window sized beveled glass mirrors.  Sumptuous duvets filled with down and oversized pillow shams, fashioned in a color palette of soft creams, gold and honey toned fabrics, lure travelers to sleep.  Restrictions:  expires 5/6/2005 .  Excludes July, August, holidays, holiday weekends and Boat Parade ( 12/15/2004 thru 12/19/2004 ).  Gratuity and cocktails not included.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: The Balboa Bay Club - Newport Beach
Value: $400.00


SWEET SAN DIEGO STAY

Enjoy a two-night stay at the Embassy Suites Hotel San Diego Bay - Downtown, located on San Diego 's premiere waterfront at the corner of Harbor Drive and Pacific Highway, across from Seaport Village.  Each suite is beautifully decorated with a private bedroom and spacious living room, which are fully equipped with two televisions, a refrigerator, microwave oven, coffee maker, two telephones with data ports and a well lit dining/work table.  Every guest enjoys a complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast each morning and a complimentary two-hour manager's reception each evening, with beverages of your choice.  Their garden atrium, complimentary newspaper, gift shop, express checkout, guest laundry, valet service, room service, business center, covered parking, delicatessen, coffee house, barber and beauty shop round out their many amenities and make your stay complete.  Restrictions:  valid for standard suite only.  Reservations required, subject to availability.

Donor: Embassy Suites Hotel San Diego Bay - Downtown
Value: $450.00



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