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2012 Fiesta de Golf Scholarship Challenge - Silent Auction

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute is pleased to once again bring its tournament participants the opportunity to support scholarships through its Fiesta de Golf Annual Silent Auction.  Join us at the event on May 7 to place bids on autographed sports memorabilia, vacation packages, dining experiences, professional photography, and other terrific items.  All proceeds benefit the CHCI Scholarship Program, providing young Latinos the critical financial support needed to pursue their dreams of higher education. 

2012 DETAILS

Date:  May 7, 2012
Location:  The Courses at Andrews Air Force Base, MD
Time:  8:30 am to 3:00 pm
 

CHCI will accept personal checks, cash, and credit cards onsite for winning bidders of the items. 

Winners must be present to participate and must pick-up their items; no items will be shipped. 

Individuals will pick up a Bid Card at registration to participate in the Silent Auction.

 HERE IS A PREVIEW OF THE FANTASTIC ITEMS UP FOR BID ON MAY 7:

HELMETS
   

Aaron Rodgers Signed Packers Helmet
Starting Bid: $750
Valued at: $1,250

Green Bay Packers helmet signed by 2011 NFL MVP, Aaron Rodgers.  Rodgers led the Green Bay Packers to win Super Bowl XLV and was named Super Bowl MVP.  Rodgers is the only player in NFL history to have 45+ touchdowns and six or fewer interceptions in a single season.

   

Dallas Cowboys Doomsday I Defense Signed Cowboys Helmet
Starting Bid: $500

Valued at: $1,100

Dallas Cowboys helmet signed by Bob Lilly, Larry Cole, Jethro Pugh, and George Andrie---members of the Dallas Doomsday Defense that was the backbone of the Cowboys during their dynasty years in the 1960s -1970s.

   

Joe Theismann, Mark Moseley, & Larry Brown Signed Redskins “NFL MVPs” Helmet with Inscriptions
Starting Bid: $575
Valued at: $1,400

Washington Redskins helmet signed by the three Redskins to win the NFL MVP award.  Joe Theismann (1983) Mark Moseley (1982), and Larry Brown (1972) have all signed this unique helmet and added an inscription with the year that they won the MVP award.  A must have for any Redskins fan!

   

Drew Brees Signed Saints Helmet with Super Bowl XLIV MVP Inscription
Starting Bid: $675
Valued at: $1,400

Saints helmet signed by the quarterback who brought New Orleans its first Super Bowl appearance and win, Drew Brees.  The Super Bowl XLIV Most valuable player, Drew Brees, is one of the most dynamic quarterbacks in the NFL and a hero to the city of New Orleans.

   

Gale Sayers Signed Bears Helmet
Starting Bid: $475
Valued at: $1,200

Chicago Bears helmet signed by “The Kansas Comet,” Gail Sayers.  Sayers, the 1965 Rookie NFL Rookie of the Year, was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in 1977.  One of the greatest to ever play the game!

 

Cam Newton Signed Panthers Helmet
Starting Bid: $500
Valued at: $1,100

Carolina Panthers helmet signed by NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year—Cam Newton.  Newton, A former Heisman Trophy Winner and two-time National Champion, set the record for most rushing touchdowns by a quarterback in a season (14).  Additionally, he set the record for most passing yards by a rookie in a season (4,051).  Newton, a true dual threat, was named to the Pro Bowl.  He is going to be a great one!

 

JERSEYS

   

Eli Manning Signed Giants Jersey
Starting Bid: $750
Valued at: $1,700

New York Giants jersey signed by two-time Super Bowl Champion and MVP, Eli Manning.  Manning won the Most Valuable Player award in Super Bowl XLII in 2008 after leading the Giants to victory over the previously undefeated New England Patriots.  In 2012, he again led his team to victory in Super Bowl XLVI, a rematch with the Patriots, in which Manning again won MVP honors.  Manning is one of five quarterbacks to win multiple Super Bowl MVP awards.

   

Joe Montana Signed Notre Dame Jersey
Starting Bid: $575
Valued at: $1,400

Notre Dame jersey signed by legendary quarterback Joe Montana.  While at Notre Dame, Montana won the Irish an NCAA title and compiled numerous accolades for himself.  Joe Montana went on to be one of the most clutch and successful quarterbacks in the NFL, winning four Super Bowls, three Super Bowl MVPs, two NFL MVPS, and was named to eight Pro Bowls. 

   

Chris Hanburger Signed Redskins Jersey with Hall of Fame 2011 Inscriptions
Starting Bid: $300
Valued at: $850

Washington Redskins jersey signed by one of the best outside linebackers of his era, Chris Hanburger.  “The Hangman” was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011 and was selected to the nine Pro Bowls during his career, the most in Washington Redskin history.  Hanburger earned the nickname "The Hangman" due to his penchant for clothesline tackles.

Tony Dorsett Signed Cowboys Jersey
Starting Bid: $400
Valued at: $900

Dallas Cowboys jersey signed by legendary running back, Tony Dorsett.  Dorsett, a member of Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor, is also a member of both the Pro and College Football Hall of Fames.  Among his many accomplishments, Dorsett is a Heisman Trophy Winner, four-time Pro Bowl selection, and helped lead the Cowboys to a championship in Super Bowl XII.

Autographed Washington Capitals Team Jersey
Starting Bid: $100
Valued at: $300

Donated by: Monumental Sports and Entertainment

Kevin Durant Signed Oklahoma City Thunder Jersey
Starting Bid: $575
Valued at: $1,100

Oklahoma City Thunder jersey signed by superstar, Kevin Durant. As a freshman at the University of Texas, Durant was the consensus 2007 National Player of the Year. Durant won the 2008 NBA Rookie of the Year award and was the youngest player in league history to win two NBA scoring titles (2010-11).

 

 

PHOTOS, TICKETS, DINNERS, ETC.

Tiger Woods Signed 8x10 Photograph
Starting Bid: $575
Valued at: $1,400

Framed photograph signed by one of the greatest golfers of all-time, Tiger Woods.  Woods already has 14 Major Championship Wins and is already 2nd all time in that category.  A legend already, Woods can only add to his greatness!

Autographed Baseball Bat by Washington Nationals 2nd Baseman, Danny Espinosa
Starting Bid: $65
Valued at: $200

Donated by: Major League Baseball

Autographed Basketball by Washington Wizards' Point Guard, John Wall
Starting Bid: $40
Value at: $100

Donated by: Monumental Sports and Entertainment

Autographed Hockey Puck by Washington Capitals' Capitan and Left Winger, Alex Ovechkin
Starting Bid: $65

Donated by: Monumental Sports and Entertainment

Autographed Washington Capitals' Hockey Puck by Capitals Defenseman, Mike Green
Starting Bid: $65

Donated by: Monumental Sports and Entertainment

Autographed El Legado Golf Resort Cap by World Golf Hall of Famer, Juan "Chi Chi" Rodriguez
Starting Bid: $40

Donated by: Chi Chi Rodriguez & El Legado Golf Resort

Four (4) Tickets to Washington Nationals vs. Miami Marlins on 8/3/12  with Parking Pass
Starting Bid: $65
Valued at: $200

Donated by: MOSAIC

Four (4) Tickets to Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets on 8/19/12 with Parking Pass
Starting Bid: $65
Valued at: $200

Donated by: Major League Baseball

Four (4) Tickets to Baltimore Orioles vs. Seattle Mariners on 8/7/12 with Parking Pass
Starting Bid: $65
Valued at: $200

Donated by: CBS Corporation

18-Hole, Round of Golf for Four (4) Players at your choice of one of the following Washington, D.C. courses:
East Potomac Golf Course,
Langston Golf Course, or
Rock Creek Golf Course
Starting Bid: $85
Valued at: $150

Valid any time on weekdays (Monday - Friday) or after 1:00 pm on weekends and holidays.  Golf carts not included.

Donated by: Golf Course Specialists, Inc.

Participation for One (1) Adult in One Group Golf Class OR Participation for One (1) child (5-15 years old) in a "Junior Get Golf Ready" Group Golf Class at East Potomac Golf Course
Starting  Bid: $50
Valued at: $99

Golf classes are offered year-round with flexible schedules, and include offerings for all skill levels.

Donated by: Capital City Golf School

Catered Dinner in a Private Residence for Eight
Starting Bid: $350
Valued at: $1,000

Donated by: Occasions Caterers

 

Dinner for Four (4) to Jaleo Restaurant, including Wine Pairing, Tax, and Gratuity
Starting Bid: $200
Valued at: $400

Donated by: ThinkFoodGroup

 

Dinner for Four (4) to Zaytinya Restaurant, including Wine Pairing, Tax, and Gratuity
Starting Bid: $200
Valued at: $400

Donated by: ThinkFoodGroup

 

Dinner for Four (4) to Oyamel Restaurant, including Wine Pairing, Tax, and Gratuity
Starting Bid: $200
Valued at: $400

Donated by: ThinkFoodGroup

Eddie Arrossi Photography

Family Portrait Session by Eddie Arrossi Photography (Session Includes Photography Only)
Starting Bid: $150
Valued at: $350

Eddie Arrossi takes the time to create a memorable experience for you.  His professional dedication to provide a comfortable atmosphere during the session allows him to capture the best images of your family. Professional knowledge and skills allows him to bring your portraits to a higher art.  The session lasts one hour and can be done at his studio in Edgewater, your home, or other desired location.  After the session, Eddie Arrossi will help pick the best photos and sizes to display them as art piece on the walls of your home.

Donated by: Eddie Arrossi Photography

Apple iPad 2 16GB with 3G Wi-Fi
Starting Bid: $350
Valued at: $550

Donated by: AT&T

One-Day Pool Pass with a Reserved Cabana and a Bottle of Sparkling Wine at the Rooftop Pool of the Liaison Capitol Hill, An Affinia Hotel
Starting Bid: $250
Valued at: $850

 

VACATION PACKAGES

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa
Three-night Stay plus $500 Golf Gift Certificate AND Airfare for Two

Starting Bid: $2,700

Rancho de los Caballeros Package
Three-night Stay, Car Rental, and Airfare for Two

Starting Bid: $3,750

Pebble Beach and Carmel Resorts
Golf Package with Airfare for Two
Starting Bid: $6,000
Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa in Sonoma, CA
Three-night Stay, $500 Spa Gift Card, and Airfare for Two
Starting Bid: $2,970
Sommelier Wine and Cheese Experience in Napa Valley, CA
Three-night Stay and Spa Treatments at Fairmont Hotel plus Airfare for Two

Starting Bid: $3,370

 

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