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Invite your family and friends to your home for a very special treat Mass said by Father Bill Verbryke, SJ. Father Bill is a former president of St. Xavier High School and beloved by all who know him. Once your Mass is scheduled we will mail you a check for $525 to provide brunch for your guests. (Mutually agreeable date. Scheduling as COVID restrictions allow. Expires 5/1/2022.)

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Rev. Bill Verbrkye, SJ
 

You and up to four guests can snuggle up and enjoy hands-on time with the Cincinnati Zoo’s wallabies while learning about the TLC given to them by their loyal care team. Be sure to sit down and relax – you may end up with a wallaby in your lap! This experience also supports Zoos Victoria and its efforts to help Australian wildlife. Tour lasts approximately 30 minutes and is appropriate for ages four and up. (Mutually agreeable date. Expires 10/31/2022.)

$500
Michele and Mike Schuster
 

Your group of eight will enjoy a special three-course dinner, prepared by Funky’s Executive Chef Scott Deck, with wine pairings. Perched on the edge of Mt. Adams, the venue offers celestial panoramas of Cincinnati for you and your guests. The combination of impeccable service, delicious cuisine and stunning views will make for an unforgettable experience. (Mutually agreeable date. Excludes gratuity.)

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$800
Funky’s Catering
 

Enjoy a private party at your location for up to 70 people with Hungry Bros. Food Truck (hungrybroscincy.com). Your party will include up to an hour and a half of food service, 100% customization of your menu from their wide variety of appetizers, entrees, pitas and dirty fries (choosing 4-5 items), and to-go containers for leftovers. The possibilities are endless — a party at your home, a corporate lunch, or even a family picnic. (Please allow at least two weeks to schedule a weekday event and four-six weeks for a weekend event. Expires 10/1/2021.)

 $800
MSA Design Employees
 

Enjoy a getaway to Lexington with a one-night stay, with two rooms, at the Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Resort. Cruise the Kentucky River and learn about the river and its impact on the bourbon industry. Your 50-minute tour for four departs from the Buffalo Trace Distillery and includes discussion of six different distilleries near the river, views of operational Lock and Dam #4 and Daniel Boone’s grave, and wildlife and bird spotting. Once your boat tour is completed, take a tour of Buffalo Trace Distillery, then drive down the road to visit the Woodford Distillery. Enjoy dinner at Tony’s Restaurant, named one of the city’s best steakhouses, with a $300 gift card. (Boat tours must be scheduled in advance; numerous dates and times are available.)

$1,000
Susie and Steve Denison
Mary Beth Nielsen
Barb and Joe Rohs
Cathy and Ed Sarky
Jeanne and Max Schellman
 

 

Have your home captured with a hand-rendered pencil, marker and pastel illustration done by Cincinnati architect Michael Schuster. The completed drawing will be approximately 20'' x 25'' and will be ready for framing. (Please allow four weeks for completion of drawing.)

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Michael Schuster
 

Enjoy a weekend at one of the finest luxury resorts in the world. The perfect getaway for two couples, this package includes two rooms for two nights and two $750 gift cards which can be used for golf, spa or meals. (Based on availability, excludes holidays. Includes traditional room, daily resort fee, historic preservation fee and tax.)

$3,500
Susie and Steve Denison
Mary Beth Nielsen
Barb and Joe Rohs
Cathy and Ed Sarky
 

Put on your “whites” and tennis shoes for two hours of pickleball, cocktails and lite fare with DPCR President Siobhan Taylor. Susie and John Lame will host 8 for an afternoon or early evening of fun. Whether you are a newbie or an old pro, pickleball is a great game for everyone and so easy to learn. Or, just sit back and watch from the sidelines! (Mutually agreeable date between May 1 and Labor Day. Reserve early for the best date.)

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Susie and John Lame
 

A dream location for your Rocky Mountain escape on Peak 7 above Breckenridge! Stay at this fabulous 5-bedroom, 3-full-bathroom quintessential Colorado ski home which comfortably sleeps 10+! Located on a near-full acre surrounded by lodgepole pines and evergreens on the Gondola Trail, but only 4 minutes above the heart of Breckenridge and Gondola Parking Lots. Local access to hiking, cross country, snowshoe, and biking trails. (Mutually agreeable date. Excludes holidays.)

Sleeping Configurations and more house details can be found at link below: 

$4,500
Sean Sundermann

 

Enter the newest and most exclusive club at Great American Ball Park through a larger than life bourbon barrel! You and three guests will enjoy upscale dining, top shelf liquor, wine and beer, and attentive in-seat service in the Boone County Bourbon Press Club above home plate. This is a small and exclusive club and individual game tickets are not available to the general public. Includes four tickets and a parking pass. (Mutually agreeable date.)

$1,500
MSA Design

Take a beautiful road trip to Keeneland Racetrack in Lexington, Kentucky on Friday, October 15, 2021! This fun-filled trip is for 20 people in a private-chartered Savannah luxury coach. Your group will be greeted in the morning at DPCR with a light breakfast including coffee, water, soda, mimosas and Bloody Marys. The coach will leave at 9:00 a.m. Upon arrival in Lexington, your gracious hosts will prepare your tailgate with food from a favorite Lexington barbecue restaurant, with all the fixings and full bar. Your host will contact you ahead of time to tailor the bar and other food to your liking. After enjoying your tailgate, your host will clean up the mess while you enjoy the races. This package includes 20 admission tickets in reserved seats. After a day at the races, the coach will leave Lexington at 6 p.m. and return you to DPCR. 

$4,000
Cindy and Andy Howell
Dawn Newsted and David Muggli
Barb and Joe Rohs
 

Enjoy a wonderful family vacation in this six-bedroom, six-bath beach home, five rows from the beach in exclusive Sea Pines Plantation. Relax in your private pool. Enjoy the array of activities that Sea Pines has to offer including natural beaches, golf, tennis, biking trails, and more. Includes eight televisions and free wireless Internet access. Sleeps 14. (Mutually agreeable date from September 2021 - September 2022.) Full house description can be found at the following link:

https://www.destinationvacationhhi.com/vacation-rentals/8-black-skimmer

$7,200
Michele and Mike Schuster
 

Enhance your portfolio with 20 shares of P&G Stock.

$2,500
Pat and Steve Robertson
 

Enjoy an evening on the KMK Law Rooftop at One East Fourth Street. This rooftop patio has a panoramic view of downtown and the Ohio River. Your party will include beer, wine and cocktails for up to 40 people. Package also includes a $500 Funky’s gift card to be used toward catering your event. (Mutually agreeable date, to be scheduled as COVID restrictions allow.)

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Friend of DPCR
Brian and Paula Boggs Muething
Julie Muething and Greg Goldblatt
Maggie Muething
 

Rock out to Billy Joel at his concert at Great American Ball Park on Friday, September 10 at 8:00 p.m. Enjoy four seats right in front of the stage (Section Field 5, Row I, seats 19-22.)

$1,750
MSA Design

Enjoy a weekend in Asheville, NC with a two nights, in two rooms, at the Omni Grove Park Inn. The Inn, which is set atop Sunset Mountain, features guest rooms with spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and its golf course. Your group can visit the famous Biltmore Estate, the Downtown Arts District and enjoy all of the beauty and fun that Asheville has to offer. (Package includes a $1500 Omni gift card for the room reservations and a $300 Visa gift card for activities.)

$1,800
Susie and Steve Denison
Mary Beth Nielsen
Barb and Joe Rohs
Cathy and Ed Sarky
 

Your group of up to 16 people will enjoy a guided tour of Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum. Explore the beauty of over 300 acres in golf carts which allow you to drive right up to the sculptures. The park includes over 80 sculptures displayed in a beautiful landscape of rolling hills, meadows and lakes. Tour includes wine and participants can bring their own snacks.

$480
Michele and Mike Schuster

 

The lucky winner and three guests will watch the Cincinnati Reds from seven rows behind home plate. The package includes a parking pass, extravagant pre-game dinner buffet, complimentary beverages, and in-seat food and beverage service during the game. The Diamond Club is limiting spectators to allow social distancing.

$1,300
MSA Design

 

Take home this authentic, used Pappy Rip Van Winkle Bourbon barrel pub table. A rare and hard to find item. This pub table is accompanied by two beautiful bar stools made from a bourbon barrel. It is enhanced with some of Kentucky’s favorite bourbons.

$1,500
Dawn Newsted and David Muggli