Dear Friends,

The Post Foundation of Battle Creek, an affiliate fund of the Battle Creek Community Foundation , will host it’s 2nd Annual Support the Student Silent Auction and Dinner on October 27, 2018.

Since it’s formation in 2011, the Post Foundation has provided playground equipment and  new playing fields at Post-Franklin Elementary , books, backpacks, school supplies and sponsored other educational events for elementary students.

Our Support the Student Silent Auction and Dinner will be at Riverside Golf Club and Banquet Center from 5-9pm. A buffet dinner (including 2 drink tickets), cash bar and music will be provided.

To further our mission of supporting the students in the Battle Creek area with supplies and activities that will enhance their learning experiences and foster a positive environment for future generations.

The 2018 Post Foundation Support the Student Silent Auction and Dinner

 In Kind Auction Donors

Adams Shirt Shack

Air Zoo

Mary Arbogast

Art Center of Battle Creek

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

Battle Creek Community Foundation

Brass Band of Battle Creek

Burtrum Furs & Leathers, LLC

Deb Calkins

Randy Case

Jerry Ebel

Ermisch Travel

Kathryn Everett

Fitness Pros—Troy Huggett

Andrew Freemire

Gerald R. Ford Museum

Grand Rapids Children’s Museum

Grand Rapids Griffins

Henry Ford Museum/Greenfield Museum

John Horton

Brenda Hunt

Mike & Julie Hughes

JB’s Whiskey Creek

Kalamazoo Wings

Kingman Museum & Leila Arboretum

Dori Kunkle

Sherry LaChapell

Little Gym of Kalamazoo

Little River Casino

Terry Lower

Mackinaw Island Carriage Tours, Inc.

Robert Mann

Marshall Community Credit Union

Michigan Princess Riverboat

Miller Brothers Service

Minges Creek Athletic Club

Moonraker

Post Balloon Club

Shari Rarick School of Dance

Shedd Aquarium

Shouldice Industrial Manufacturers & Contractors, Inc.

Starbuck’s

The Music Center

Cindy L. Thomas, Attorney at Law

Jocelyn Vanda

Linda Wendt

FireKeepers Casino & Hotel

Silent Auction Items

  1. Grand Rapids Griffins—4 Tickets—Value: $100
  2. Henry Ford Museum/Greenfield Village—4 Tickets—Value:  $112
  3. Little Gym of Kalamazoo—Gift Card for Birthday Party—Value:  $175
  4. Minges Creek Athletic Club—3 Month Membership—Value:  $195
  5. Halloween Wreath (Witch)—Value:  $45
  6. Halloween Wreath (Spiders)—Value:  $45
  7. Halloween Wreath (Green kid)—Value:  $45
  8. Shedd Aquarium—4 Tickets—Value:  $160
  9. Gerald R. Ford Museum—4 Tickets—Value:  $32
  10. Kalamazoo Wings—4 Tickets—Value:  $80
  11. Michigan Princess Riverboat—Gift Certificate—Value:  $50
  12. Marjorie Merriweather Post Package—Biography, tea & teacup—Value:  $52
  13. Blue Sony Wireless Speaker w/Bluetooth—Value:  $60
  14. Art Center of Battle Creek—Family Membership—Value:  $50
  15. Art Center of Battle Creek—Family Membership—Value:  $50
  16. Halloween Basket (Seasonal Items)—Value:  $70
  17.  Brass Band of Battle Creek—2 Tickets to 2018 Holiday Concert—Value:  $90
  18. Kingman Museum & Leila Arboretum—Gift Certificate for Joint Membership—Value:  $80
  19. Kingman Museum & Leila Arboretum—Gift Certificate for Joint Membership—Value:  $80
  20. Little River Casino—One Night Stay & $25 Dining Credit—Value:  $194
  21. Grand Rapids Public Museum—4 Passes—Value:  $36
  22. Grand Rapids Public Museum—4 Passes—Value:  $36
  23. Line Drawing of Home or Business by Randy Case, Architecture & Design—Value:  $300
  24.  Fitness/Dance Pants & Black Leotard—Value:  $52
  25. Body Wrappers Leotard & Black Top—Value:  $59
  26. Triple Tube Bird Feeder—Value:  $30
  27. Swarovski Crystal Harlequin Masquerade Figurine—Value:  $350
  28. LUG Travel Bag—Value:  $90
  29. Brown Purse (Apt. 9)—Value:  $59
  30. Flip Lid Appetizer on Ice Tray—Value:  $20
  31. JCP Queen Comforter Set—Value:  $100
  32. Basket of Bath & Body Works Products—Value:  $35
  33. Basket of Bath & Body Works Products—Value:  $35
  34. Basket of Bath & Body Works Products—Value:  $35
  35. Basket of Bath & Body Works Products—Value:  $35
  36. Larger Basket of Bath & Body Works Products—Value:  $45
  37. JB’s Whiskey Creek—Gift Certificate—Value:  $30
  38. Keurig K-Elite Coffee Maker (5 cup sizes)—Value:  $169.99
  39. Artisan Journal, Variety of Writing/Drawing Supplies in Tote—Value:  $65
  40. Artisan Mug, Puzzle & Sign in Tote—Value:  $50
  41. Fingerless Gloves w/Rabbit Trim—Value:  $15
  42. Rex Rose Pin—Value:  $15
  43. Mink Fur Ball Key Chain—Value:  $12
  44. Coat Monogram Certificate—Value:  $40
  45. Moonraker Gift Card, Long Sleeve Shirt, Hat & Koozies—Value:  $65
  46. Moonraker Hat, Koozies & Tumbler—Value:  $35
  47. Moonraker Hat, Koozies & Tumbler—Value:  $35
  48. Air Zoo—4 Admission Tickets—Value:  $62
  49. Leinenkugel Wooden Adirondack Chair—Value:  $100
  50. Meal for 8 (select lunch or dinner) in A.Lincoln Room, Catered by Kitchen Proper—Value:  $500
  51. Ladies Wristwatch w/Bracelets—Value:  $35
  52. Miller Bros Service—Gift Certificate—Value:  $25
  53. Miller Bros Service—Gift Certificate—Value:  $25
  54. Grand Rapids Children’s Museum—4 Admission Tickets—Value:  $34
  55. Set of 3 Cookbooks—Value:  $60
  56. Professional Chef Coat & Pants—Value:  $40
  57. Set of 2 Barbie Dolls—Value:  $30
  58. Set of 2 Snowman Wine Glasses—Value:  $30
  59. Set of 4 Antique Egg Coddlers—Value:  $100
  60. Vintage Pie Bird w/Pie Plate & Copper Server—Value:  $55
  61. Vintage Pie Bird w/Pie Plate & Copper Server
  62. Collection of 25 Vintage Post Postcards—Value:  $125
  63. Corning Ware White 8 piece set—Value:  $80
  64. Fitness Pros—Spinal Core Fitness Training w/ Assessment—Value:  $299
  65. Estate Planning Package (incl. 2 Last Will & Testaments , 2 Powers of Atty. for Health Care & 2 General Durable Powers of Atty.—Value:  $1500
  66. Mackinaw Island Carriage Tours for 2 Adults—Value:  $58
  67. Deluxe Golf Bag—Value:  $150
  68. Deluxe Golf Bag—Value:  $150
  69. ½ Hour Aircraft Ride in Beech Bonanza—Duncan Aviation—Value:
  70. FireKeepers Casino & Hotel (Gift Card) Value $250*Note Gift cards have no expiration date and can be used anywhere on the property except for table games and slots
  71. . FireKeepers Casino & Hotel (Gift Card) Value $100*Note Gift cards have no expiration date and can be used anywhere on the property except for table games and slots

Live Auction Items

Post Balloon Ride for 2—-Value:  $650

Ermisch Travel—Travel Voucher to Destination of Choice—Value:  $1000

Lake Michigan Boating Excursion (3 Hours for 3 People)—Value:  $500

Fine Oil Painting by Andrew Freemire—Value:  $2000

Please accept our sincere gratitude for your support of this special Post Foundation of Battle Creek event.

The Post Foundation  Advisory Board Just Wanted to take the time and say Thank You to all the Donors , Sponsors , Guests and Volunteers that attended our event, your time and generosity is so greatly appreciated. The proceeds for this event will benefit many children in our community.