An Opportunity to Care and Share

Opportunity Ball


a Viennese Ball - Your opportunity to waltz and to give!


Melodies of the Danube

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11th Annual Opportunity Ball
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OUR LIVE AUCTION ITEMS
With Auctioneer James Munsey:





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Holland America Cruise: Choose up to a ten-day cruise for two in an ocean-view stateroom (upgradeable) on any Holland American Line ship. Travel to Alaska, the Caribbean, Europe – you take your pick. Enjoy international cuisine, shipboard activities and entertainment or simply leisurely days reading and admiring the lovely vistas. Donated by Linda Hobson, Land and Sea Travel, and Holland America.


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One Case of Men’s Wine Corps Wine: The Wintergreen Men’s Wine Corps has donated a case of exquisite international wines, including an assortment of Men’s Wine Corps favorites. Share in the expert evaluations and choices of these connoisseurs of the “water of life.” Donated by Men’s Wine Corps.


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Veritas Farmhouse Stay PLUS MORE: Eight lucky couples will enjoy an overnight stay at the Farmhouse. Included are a wine hour, a four-course dinner with wine pairings, and a gourmet breakfast the following morning. The afternoon of your arrival there will be a “back stage” tour of the Veritas Winery and vineyards and a wine tasting hosted by owner Andrew Hodson. Offer is for any Sunday through Thursday nights.


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Smith Mountain Lake Retreat: Enjoy a week’s vacation at a waterfront home on Smith Mountain Lake where fishing, hiking, swimming, boating and golfing are at your doorstep. This spacious house sleeps 20 in its six bedrooms (including a bunk room). Tie your boat up at the dock or view sunsets over the lake from the party deck. There are so many other wonderful features at this house for you to enjoy. Available anytime from September, 2017 through the summer of 2018. Perfect for a get-away vacation or a family reunion!! Donated by Kim and Todd Rath.


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Wyoming Getaway: Enjoy a four-day stay, three-night stay for a family of 4 at the luxurious Bentwood Inn located on 3 acres in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The guest rooms suite has a personal fireplace, private bath, flat screen cable television and wireless internet. Large expansive decks provide space to relax amid the privacy and solitude offered by majestic old growth cottonwoods and pines. Your stay includes a multi-course breakfast and wine and cheese daily. To fully experience the spectacular scenery and outdoor activities of this region, your getaway also provides for a dog-sledding adventure as well as a tour of beautiful Hot Springs. This trip is valid January through March, 2018.


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Austrian Alps Experience near Salzburg: Experience a vacation for two in the Alps – your choice of season at either the Alpenland Sporthotel in Maria Alm or the Alpenland Sporthotel in St. Johann. In the winter try the numerous large ski areas or, in the summer, mountain biking, cycling, golf, and hiking. Numerous road tours from either resort allow for a close-up view of the natural features as well as the culture and history of the State of Salzburg. Go to the website (www.alpenland-sporthotels.com) to decide which destination best suits your vacation goals, and pick your travel dates! Expires September 30, 2018. Donated by Pat and Stu Harvey.


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Dinner for 12 at beautiful historic Pharasalia: Get a group together and enjoy the historic and warm hospitality of Pharasalia for dinner prepared by the well-known chefs at Hungry Fox Catering. A fine selection of wine included. Donated by Foxie and Dick Morgan and Hungry Fox Catering.


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Guided Van Tour of Rockfish Valley Historic District and Southern supper at Elk Hill for 12: Tour together by van, as a local guide provides insights to the history of this beautiful area. Enjoy a traditional Southern Supper with friends at historic Elk Hill. Tour and supper provided by Betsy and Peter Agelasto, who are extending a warm welcome to their beautiful Elk Hill home. Van provided by Kim and Todd Rath.


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Iceland for Two: Five nights in Reykjavik with tours to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Pingvelir National Park. Experience the amazing Northern Lights! Explore Iceland’s magnificent countryside – Waterfalls, Geothermals, Geysers, and Rugged Coastline. Valid through 8/1/2018.