2024 RMH Golf Live Auction Items

1. St. Maarten

A tropical paradise with pristine turquoise waters and sunny clear skies, this stunning vacation home can be your dream getaway! You’ll enjoy the true magic of the island of St. Maarten with this seven (7) night stay! This 3-bedroom (2 king and 2 queen beds), 3 ½ full bath townhouse can comfortably fit three (3) couples and overlooks a cliff in the “Gold Coast” of St Maarten. As a part of this tropical getaway, you’ll also take a day trip on a 50-foot catamaran! You can travel over to St. Barts, Anguilla or just sail around St. Maarten to swim with the turtles. Drinks are included on the catamaran, and you are welcome to stop for lunch at your chosen destination.

Available one week in 2024-2025 on a mutually agreed upon date. Excludes December 20 through January 10.

  • Value: $15,000
  • Donor(s): Dana & Tim Bacich

*Excluded from the Golden Ticket Raffle*

2. Casa Don Alfonso

Get a taste of the flavors and hospitality of Italy's Sorrento Coast with dinner for ten (10) people in a private dining room at Casa Don Alfonso at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis.

Gratuity not included. Date to be mutually agreed upon and subject to availability. Expires May 1, 2025. 

  • Value: $1,000
  • Donor(s): The Ritz- Carlton, St. Louis

3. St. Louis CITY SC

Located at midfield behind the visiting team benches, experience the match as a true VIP with these four (4) tickets in the Moneta Pitch Club on Saturday, July 13th. These tickets include amenities such as all-inclusive food and beverage curated by the Chief Flavor Officer and James Beard award winner, Chef Gerard Craft. You’ll be located near the locker room so you can watch players enter the pitch directly from the club! After the game, head over to St. Louis Union Station Hotel where you’ll receive two (2) rooms for a one (1) night stay on July 13th with complimentary breakfast the next morning.

Expires on printed date – no exceptions.

  • Value: $2,750
  • Donor(s): Moneta; St. Louis Union Station Hotel 

4. Viking Golfcart

Ride around town in style with this brand new 2024 Viking Valkyrie Golfcart. Features include the following: Apple Car Play & Android Drive; diamond pleated seats; LED front/rear lights; road ready; Bluetooth speakers; 6” lift kit, electromagnetic braking; 5 KW AC motor; and more!

  • Value: $10,995
  • Donor(s): Schicker Automotive Group

*Excluded from the Golden Ticket Raffle*

5. Sunny Scottsdale

Let the warm, majestic Camelback Mountain views welcome you to Scottsdale, Arizona as you enjoy a three (3) night stay in a Deluxe Guestroom at The Phoenician, a premier AAA five-diamond resort destination.  You’ll also enjoy a two (2) night stay with daily breakfast at the Arizona Biltmore where glamour, fresh playfulness and exquisite design come together. SWA roundtrip airfare for two (2) people is included.

Reservations are based on availability. The Phoenician certificate expires on April 30, 2025. Not valid on holidays or in the months of February, March and April.

  • Value: $6,000
  • Donor(s): The Phoenician; Arizona Biltmore; Southwest Airlines

6. In Vino Veritas

Don’t miss the opportunity to add this case of premium wine bottles, including a 2018 Nicholson Jones Sleeping Lady Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon and a 2009 Exzellenz Sacrashe Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, to your collection today!

  • Value: Priceless 
  • Donor(s): Friends of RMHC St. Louis 

7. Puppy Love

Your new best friend can’t wait to meet you! This 13-week-old male Bernedoodle is sure to become a loyal member of your family.

F1b standard size and current on vaccinations.

  • Value: Priceless 
  • Donor(s): Bernedoodle 4 You

8. Olive + Oak Experience 

Enjoy a delectable four-course Chef’s Wine Pairing Menu for eight (8) at Olive + Oak, located in charming Webster Groves. Exceptional cuisine and close friends will make for an unforgettable evening at one of St. Louis’ best dining destinations!

Tax and gratuity not included – 25% service charge will be added to the subtotal.

  • Value: $1,200
  • Donor(s): Olive + Oak

9. Day Trip to Dalhousie

Grab your friends and get ready for a great day! You and eleven (11) people will take a party bus, stocked with soda, water and beer, to Dalhousie, a private, Nicklaus-designed course in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, for a round of golf. End the day back in St. Louis by enjoying a meal or drinks at one of the Syberg’s family of restaurants with a $200 gift card.

Trip must be used on a weekday. Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. Valid through June 2, 2025.

  • Value: $2,300
  • Donor(s): Arrow Box; RMHC St. Louis

10. Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Travel to British Columbia and enjoy the naturally spectacular, elegantly appointed, and always welcoming Fairmont Chateau Whistler. You and one (1) guest will receive a three (3) night accommodation in a newly renovated Deluxe Room. Discover Whistler’s landmark ski-in/ski-out hotel and golf resort. Combining classic elegance and a modern alpine setting, Fairmont Chateau Whistler is the ideal destination.

Expires June 4, 2025. Inclusive of applicable taxes and resort fee. Black dates include: December 15 – January 15; February 16-23; special events; and/or Statutory/Holiday periods in 2024/2025. All backout periods are subject to change.

  • Value: $2,300
  • Donor(s): Fairmont Chateau Whistler

11. Parayko Pride

It won’t be long before the St. Louis Blues are back on the ice! Cheer on your favorite hockey team in your new Blues jersey which will be custom signed by friend of the House, Colton Parayko. Wear your new jersey and cheer on the Blues with these four (4) all-inclusive Bull and Bear club seats. At that game, you’ll also enjoy a game-day experience with Colton!

Mutually agreed upon game based on availability during the 2024-2025 season.

  • Value: Priceless
  • Donor(s): Colton Parayko; RMHC St. Louis

12. Athens

Explore Greece with this three (3) night stay for two (2) people at the Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens, which includes daily breakfast at the GB Roof Garden Restaurant. With breathtaking views of the fabled Acropolis, regal Syntagma Square and the Parliament, lush Lycabettus Hill or the original Olympic Stadium, multi-awarded 5-star Athens Hotel Grande Bretagne offers an unrivaled perspective of Athens' mythical history.

Expires April 30, 2025.

  • Value: $3,000
  • Donor(s): Hotel Grande Bretagne

13. Whiskey Room

Live! By Loews – St. Louis brings a unique hospitality experience to the sports-anchored entertainment district of St. Louis. Here, you and eleven (11) friends will enjoy an incredible dinner in the Whiskey Room!

Dinner not to exceed $1,400 (inclusive of service charge and tax). Expires December 30, 2024.

  • Value: $1,400
  • Donor(s): Lauren & Brad Beigle

14. The Fighting Irish

Pack up your blue and gold and hit the road to South Bend, Indiana, with four (4) tickets to a NIU vs. Notre Dame football game on Saturday, September 7, 2024.  Make a weekend of it with a two (2) night stay for four (4) people in two (2) rooms at the Double Tree Hotel in South Bend. The hotel stay includes breakfast and parking.

Hotel strictly enforces a 45-day cancellation policy on these hotel reservations, no exceptions.

  • Value: $3,600
  • Donor(s): Nestlé Purina Petcare Company

15. An Exceptional Stay at Red Dog Ranch

You and up to nineteen (19) of your closest friends and family will have an entire week to explore this expansive ranch just 15 miles from Telluride, CO. The Red Dog Ranch is located on Iron Springs Mesa and the main lodge has 6 bedrooms and comfortably sleeps up to twenty (20) people. There is a hot tub, tennis court, and bocce ball court. Horseback riding and clay target shooting are available on the ranch in summer. Skiing, snowboarding, and snowmobiling are available in Telluride in winter. Don’t miss this chance to explore the west!

Available one week in 2024-2025 on a mutually agreed upon date. Some blackout dates apply.

  • Value: $25,000
  • Donor(s): Dr. Joe Olk

*Excluded from the Golden Ticket Raffle*

16. Dormie Network Clubs

The Dormie Network (DN) is a group of seven (7) private destination golf clubs in Nebraska (2), Indiana, Texas, New Jersey, North Carolina and Virginia.  By donating a minimum of $7,500 to RMHC St. Louis, the winning bidder, their significant other, and any children living in the home under the age of 23 will enjoy full membership benefits to all DN properties for 12 months.  After the 12-month trial period is over, the winning bidder will then have the opportunity to continue on with DN as a dues paying member and will never pay an initiation deposit. Need us to make it sweeter? You and two (2) friends will enjoy a two (2) day and one (1) night trip to one (1) of five (5) DN clubs of your choosing (ArborLinks, Ballyhack, Briggs Ranch, Hidden Creek or Victoria National). During this trip, you’ll enjoy two (2) rounds of golf, breakfast, lunch, dinner and an overnight stay in the cottages. Air transportation to the club is provided by the host and pilot, Don Kukla.

Winning bidder cannot live within 75 miles of any Dormie Network property, nor have a vacation home within that same vicinity.  Winning bidder cannot be a prior Dormie Network member, or Donated Member. Additional DN memberships are available for $7,500 each. Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. Two (2) day trip expires October 2025. An extra night may be possible at cost.

  • Value: $40,000
  • Donor(s): Don & Maria Kukla; Dormie Network Foundation

*Excluded from the Golden Ticket Raffle*

17. Celebration in the NEW Grove Ronald McDonald House

Hold a party in the NEW Ronald McDonald House in St. Louis! You and 19 friends will experience the rooftop garden and entertainment space. A private group dinner with wine pairings will be prepared by RMHC St. Louis Executive Chef, Matt Borchardt. Don’t miss this chance to wine and dine with us!

Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. Expires June 2, 2025.

  • Value: Priceless
  • Donor(s): RMHC St. Louis

18. Lake Nona Golf Trip

Get ready for a three (3) day and three (3) night bucket list golf trip where you and three (3) others will have the opportunity to golf on two premier courses – Lake Nona for two (2) days, and its sister course at Isleworth for one (1) day. Roundtrip airfare for four (4) people will be provided! Need us to make it better? You will be joined by a professional golfer for your round at Lake Nona! The pro will depend on when your trip is booked, but it could be someone like Henrik Stenson, Ian Poulter, Graham McDowell, or Justin Rose. Accommodation includes a private condo on the third green of Lake Nona.

All meals, beverages, and transportation to and from the airport and between Lake Nona and Isleworth will be the winning bidder's responsibility. Golf course and condo dates are subject to availability. Trip must be booked by June 2, 2025.

  • Value: Priceless
  • Donor(s): Mike Chadwick; Tony Irace; RMHC St. Louis

*Excluded from the Golden Ticket Raffle*

19. Louis Staycation

Treat yourself and five (5) friends to a luxurious staycation at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis. This package will pamper you with three (3) beautifully appointed hotel rooms for a one (1) night stay, six (6) pre-dinner cocktails in Casa Don Alfonso Bar, dinner for six (6) at Casa Don Alfonso, and six (6) post-dinner cocktails at a reserved VIP table in the Lobby Lounge.

Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. Certificate is not valid during special events or promotions. Gratuity not included. Expires May 1, 2025.

  • Value: $2,600
  • Donor(s): The Ritz- Carlton, St. Louis 

20. Tiger Nation

M-I-Z-Z-O-U! Get ready to cheer on the Tigers this upcoming season. First, you’ll watch the nationally ranked Tiger football team with four (4) tickets to the big game. You’ll choose one (1) of the following Saturday games: Buffalo on September 7; Boston College on September 14; or Arkansas on November 30. Tickets are in the South Endzone where guests will have a private table and access to the on-field Bunker Club experience. A parking pass in premium tailgate area directly across the Stadium is included. Second, you’ll watch Tiger basketball with two (2) floor tickets, Tiger Row, directly across from the Mizzou bench. Tickets include access to the private Courtside Club and a parking pass directly behind Mizzou Arena.

Must send football game choice to the ticketholder by June 30, 2024. Mutually agreed upon basketball game during the 2024-2025 season.

  • Value: $2,500
  • Donor(s): Kathy & Steve Hays

21. Viva Las Vegas!

With its expansion to the Las Vegas Strip, Fontainebleau Las Vegas ushers in a new era of luxury hospitality. Try your luck at a chance to enjoy a two (2) night stay for two (2) in this stunning 150,000-square-foot casino, world-class dining, vibrant entertainment and nightlife. You’ll also receive a $250 resort credit to kickstart your trip! SWA roundtrip airfare for two (2) people is included.

Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. Expires June 30, 2025.

  • Value: $1,250
  • Donor(s): Fontainbleau Las Vegas; Dave Tornetto

22. Golf at the Best of St. Louis
Invite two (2) friends to join you for a round of golf at Old Warson Country Club, an award-winning Platinum Private Club and previous host of the Ryder Cup. Then, enjoy a round of golf for three (3) at Bellerive Country Club for your chance at the “Green Monster of Ladue." Finally, you’ll enjoy a round of golf for three (3) at St. Louis Country Club, recognized as one of the first 100 golf clubs in America.

Dates to be mutually agreed upon. Your fourth golfer will be the member host at each club.
Rounds must be used by June 2, 2025.

  • Value: $3,000
  • Donor(s): Dana & Tim Bacich; Steve Carani; Art Kerckhoff

23. Laguna Niguel

Perched atop a seaside bluff, surrounded by panoramic views of the Pacific and the sandy shores of Salt Creek Beach below, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is a coastal haven of new experiences. Here you’ll enjoy a two (2) night stay for two (2) people in a coastline view guestroom with breakfast each morning in Raya. This trip also includes a round of golf for two (2) at Monarch Beach Golf Course! SWA roundtrip airfare for two (2) people is included.

Expires June 4, 2025. Inclusive of room and tax, resort fee and parking. Subject to availability. Golf expires June 1, 2025 and is valid Monday – Thursday anytime.

  • Value: $2,500
  • Donor(s): The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel; Monarch Beach Golf Course; Southwest Airlines

24. Sunshine and Wine

Experience the heart of Napa Valley with this five (5) night stay for four (4) people at Chanticleer Cottage in Yountville, California. This 2-bedroom and 2-bath cottage in the center of Chanticleer Vineyards includes a full kitchen, living room, two outdoor patios, outdoor fireplace, BBQ grill and bocce ball court.  Need us to make it better? Enjoy a VIP tour and tasting for four (4) at Raymond Vineyards. You’ll explore the rich history of the property and be guided through a tasting flight of their top Cabernet Sauvignons!

Chanticleer Cottage based on availability and expires December 31, 2025. Raymond Vineyards certificate requires a minimum of two weeks’ advance notice and expires December 31, 2025.

  • Value: Priceless
  • Donor(s): Karpel Solutions; Raymond Vineyards

25. Rare Bourbon Collection + Tasting for Eight!

Own a collection of rare Bourbon that includes a tasting and guided tour with Executive Bourbon Steward Jason Henderson. This package includes a tasting for up to eight (8) people at the location of our choice. Jason will take your group through an educational experience on the history of bourbon, the distilling and aging process, and the unique differences in bourbon to other whiskeys and liquors. This experience includes a selection of rare bourbons that the group will taste, and the group will keep what is left of the bottles after the tasting for their personal use! Examples of potential tastings: Col. EH Taylor, Blanton's, Eagle Rare. Bids over $3,000 include a bottle of Pappy's – the higher the bids, the rarer the bourbon!

All bourbon, equipment, and glasses will be provided as part of this experience. Date to be mutually agreed upon. Expires June 2, 2025.

  • Value: $3,000+
  • Donor(s): Jason Henderson

 

26. St. Thomas

Experience a new era of island inspired elegance at the redesigned The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas with this three (3) night stay for two (2) with Ocean View King accommodations.

Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. This certificate expires May 1, 2025. All incidentals and a $95 daily resort fee will be the winning bidder’s responsibility.

  • Value: $4,200
  • Donor(s): The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas

27. Aloha!

Feel the magic of Kapalua, a world of vibrant colors, captivating perspectives and magical experiences with this three (3) night stay for two (2) at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua! Accommodation includes a Deluxe View room with daily breakfast.

Mutually agreed upon date based on availability. Some blackout dates apply. Parking and resort fee included. Expires June 2, 2025.

  • Value: $5,000
  • Donor(s): The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua