March 18, 2012
Last night's HRC event was a huge success, close to 900 guest were in attendance, many celebrities and politicians were present. The silent auction filled a whole corridor with all tpyes of luxury items, from paintings to five star vacations. There was more than eighty items up for bidding. Those attendees that were participating in the silent auction needed to register their credit card and recieve bar coded stickers to place on the bid sheets.
In the food and wine section, there Chef Petty's package up for bidding, a dinner for four,(complete with wine pairing) a kindle touch, and a signed copy of the Amazon.com Kindle Edtion Best Seller, Beyond Soul Food Cookbook in paperback. At one point there was a bidding frency between our cookbook package, and superstar chef Susan Fenniger (Borderg Grill, Street), package. Happy to say we were the highest bid. their winning bid was $200.00 and ours was $620.00.What a fun night. We congraulate the winning bidders and we look forward to what will be an amazing evening.