Upcoming Events 2013-06-20T15:25:39+00:00

2013 Events
GWRCCC Silent Auction at the 2013 Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Conference and Expo. Choose from a wide selection of terrific items: one-of-a-kind historic memorabilia, exciting sports events, jewelry and more!

Auction to be held June 25th and 26th during the 2013 ACT Conference and Expo

Auction Closes and Payments are Due Wednesday, June 26 at 6pm

Items Include:

          MEMORABILIA

  • Autographed Rock N’ Roll Legends Electric Guitar: This one-of-a-kind electric guitar and stand has signatures of nine rock legends: 1) Eddie Van Halen, 2) Eric Clapton, 3) Jimmy Page, 4) Carlos Santana, 5) Slash, 6) BB King, 7) Neil Young, 8) Edge, and 9)Pete Townshend.($10,000 value/$2,000 opening bid)
  • Autographed Michael Jackson Album ($2000 value/$800 opening bid)
  • Autographed Rolling Stones Album ($2000 value/$1000 opening bid)
  • “All Six James Bond’s” 16×20 Autographed Movie Poster with 6 Autographs signed by Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan, and Daniel Craig($2,000 value/$850 opening bid)
  • Autographed & framed Star Wars  Orig. Cast Photo 16×20 (9 autographs) Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Peter Mayhew, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, George Lucas( Director) and John Williams (Composer)
    ($1500 value/$750 opening bid)
  • “The White House” 16×20 Photo – RARE ITEM – Autographed by 11 Presidents & Vice Presidents, donated by Sustainable Energy Strategies, Inc.: Signatures include Obama, Clinton, George W. Bush, George H.W. Bush, Carter, Ford, Biden, Gore, Quayle, Cheney and Mondale(Priceless/$1,800 opening bid)
  • Autographed “Miracle on Ice” 16×20 Photo  – Autographed by all 20 members of the US Olympic Hockey Team.
    ($2000 value/$900 opening bid)
  • Autographed 11×14 Willie Mays Photo ($1000 value/$400 opening bid)
  • Autographed Muhammad Ali Photo ($2000 value/$650 opening bid)
  • Autographed 8×10 Billy Joel Photo donated by Charity Fundraising Packages ($300 value/$100 opening bid)
  • Autographed Joe Gibbs Photo donated by the Redskins ($25 value/$10 opening bid)
  • Autographed baseball by Nationals catcher #24 Kurt Suzuki donated by the Washington Nationals
    ($100 value/$50 opening bid)
  • Autographed Player Card by center Matt Hendricks number #26 of the Washington Capitals donated by the Washington Capitals ($25 value/$10 opening bid)

ARTWORK

  • Original Oil Painting by Linda Bluestein ($850 value/$275 opening bid)
  • Gallery Wrapped 16×20 Canvas print of eagle photo donated by Innovation Drive, Inc. ($150 value/$50 opening bid)
  • Gallery Wrapped 1×24 Canvas print of monument donated by Innovation Drive, Inc. ($165 value/ $55 opening bid) 
  • Original Painting by Roy Willis, President of the Propane Education & Research Council (Value to be determined)

ACTIVITIES

  •   Wine tasting for 8 from Barrel Oak Winery Includes a full flight wine tasting, a $60 gift card redeemable for winery merchandise & services, souvenir glasses. The Barrel Oak Winery is on the grounds of the Chief Justice, John Marshall’s estate, founder of the U.S. Supreme Court. ($175 value/$80 opening bid)
  • Free 24 Hour Membership donated by Bike Share
  • 4 passes to Northern Virginia Authority Water Parks donated by the Northern Virginia Park Authority good at one of five locations (Alexandria, Arlington, Sterling, Centerville, Lorton) ($52 value/$20 opening bid) 
  • Two Tickets to the International Spy Museum ($40 value/$20 opening bid) 
  • Two Night Weekend Stay at the Marriott Crystal Gateway includes breakfast for two in the restaurant Mez. ($400 value/$200 opening bid)
  • 4 (or 8) tickets to the Woodrow Wilson House: Explore the history and life of our 28th President at the Woodrow Wilson House, a Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation located in Washington, D.C. / The Woodrow Wilson House is the home to which President and Mrs. Wilson retired from the White House in 1921.  President Wilson lived here until his death in 1924, and Mrs. (Edith) Wilson lived in the home until her death in 1961, at which time she bequeathed the home and its furnishings to the National Trust for Historic Preservation.  The house and gardens were designed by architect Waddy Butler Wood and completed in 1915. In 2013, the Woodrow Wilson House is celebrating its 50th year as a historic site museum. ($40 value/$15 opening bid)
  • Tour the San Francisco Bay on the biodiesel powered Oceana includes wine, cheese, and a 3-hour tour for up to 3 passengers. Donated by CyctoCulture International, Inc ($500 value/$200 opening bid)

SPORTS

  • 2 Learn-to-Ski/Snowboard Packages Donated by Whitetail Resort. Package includes life ticket, rental and lesson. ($178 value/$80 opening bid)
  • Washington Gas Verizon Suite (18 tickets) for Saturday, July 6, 2013: Washington Mystics vs. Seattle. Two parking passes are included. ($960 value/$400 opening bid) 
  • 2 Tickets to the Nationals baseball game on July 7th Nats vs. Padres 1:30 pm donated by Parts Authority ($100 value/$35 opening bid)
  • 2 Tickets to the Nationals baseball game on August 9th Nats vs. Phillies 7:05pm donated by Parts Authority ($100 value/$35 opening bid)
  • 4 Tickets to a future Nationals home game donated by EcoDual ($200 value/$70 opening bid)
  • 4 Tickets to the Nationals baseball game on August 9th Nats vs. Phillies 7:05pm donated by Eaton Corporation ($200 value/$70 opening bid)
  • Adventure tickets donated by Roundtop Mountain Resort ($39 value/$20 opening bid)
  • Golf Outing – 4 passes, Northern Virginia Park Authority at one of 3 locations (Sterling, Ashburn, Lorton) donated by Northern Virginia Park Authority ($192 value/$50 opening bid)
  • Golf Outing – Gift Certificate  includes greens fees (4) and carts donated by Enterprise Golf Course located at 2802 Enterprise Road, Mitchellville, MD 20721 ($200 value/$100 opening bid)

GIFTS AND SERVICES

  • Sterling Bracelet donated by Paul Kerkoven ($225 value/$100 opening bid)
  • Billiard Ball Cuff Links donated by Paul Kerkoven ($175 value/$80 opening bid)
  • “10-minute pHLip Field Biodiesel Test Kit” fuel quality check for B100 (can be used for B20) includes 9 test vials donated by CytoCulture International, Inc.($45 value/$10 opening bid)
  • Wood Trim Panel Electric Fireplace Wall Heating Unit donated by Innovation Drive, Inc. ($499value/$175 opening bid)
  • NBB Themed Basket donated by the National Biodiesel Board ($200 value/$100 opening bid)
  • CBS Radio  Advertising- All News 99.1 WNEW sponsorship package for a week long campaign donated by CBS (10x: 30 sec commercials morning and evening drive M-F) (15x: 30 sec.  Commercials Mon-Sun 6 am-midnight) ($2500 value/$800 opening bid)
  • Wine Basket  donated by Clean Energy  ($250 value/$250 opening bid)

Cash, Checks, Visa and Master Credit Cards will be accepted. To make a donation or for more information, contact our auction coordinator, Jill Hamilton, at 703-322-4484 or via email.

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