Welcome to the 2013

Department of Finance & Treasury

United Way Silent Auction!

AUCTION WINNERS!!!

  

www.miami.edu/silentauction


Updated 11/26/2013 10:00am

 

 ***IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS - PLEASE READ BELOW *** 
 

Winning bidders must pick up their prizes at the Finance & Treasury Offices located at:

1320 South Dixie Highway
Gables One Tower, Suite 1235
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Contact: Derek Lawrence
Phone: 305-284-6585
Email:
dlawrence@miami.edu

 

RULES FOR PICKING UP PRIZES:

  • Winners have fifteen (15) business days to pick up prizes: November 26, 2013 - December 18, 2013 (9am - 4pm). Please call 305-284-6585 or email dlawrence@miami.edu to confirm your pickup time. Do not arrive to pick up prizes without receiving confirmation. Finance & Treasury is not responsible for missed pickups if no confirmation was given.

  • Methods of payment accepted are cash and check only. Checks should be made payable to "University of Miami/United Way". Payments are due at time of pickup. No exceptions.

  • Winner must provide ID and a copy of the Winner Notification email at time of prize pickup.

  • Winner must be present at time of prize pickup. If winner wishes to have someone pick up prize on their behalf, winner must provide via email the name, phone and email of the person they are designating to pick up the prize. Once prize is turned over to winner and/or winner's designee, winner assumes all responsibility if prize is lost or stolen. THERE WILL BE NO REPLACEMENTS.

  • If prize is not picked up by 4pm on December 18, 2013, the winning bid will be forfeited and prize will be awarded to an alternate winner.

 

 

CATEGORIES:

 

 

  100 - AIRLINE TICKETS 


REF - 101 
Holiday Special!! Two (2) Roundtrip Economy Class tickets on American Airlines (Award # BX1A)

Perfect for the Holidays!!


Travel valid within the Continental U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Reservation must be made in advance, before December 5, 2013. Travel must be completed within one (1) year from the date of ticket issue. Please check seat availability. University of Miami not responsible for seat availability. Taxes & fees not included.

Certificates expire: December 5, 2013


Winner:
Edward Gillis

Donated by: American Airlines
UM Department: Travel Management

 


REF - 102 
Holiday Special!! Two (2) Roundtrip Economy Class tickets on American Airlines (Award # BX1A)

Perfect for the Holidays!!


Travel valid within the Continental U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Reservation must be made in advance, before December 5, 2013. Travel must be completed within one (1) year from the date of ticket issue. Please check seat availability. University of Miami not responsible for seat availability. Taxes & fees not included.

Certificates expire: December 5, 2013


Winner:
Edward Gillis


Donated by: American Airlines
UM Department: Travel Management
 


REF - 104 
Holiday Special!! Two (2) Roundtrip First Class tickets on American Airlines (Award # BX1B)

Perfect for the Holidays!!


Travel valid within the Continental U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Reservation must be made in advance, before December 11, 2013. Travel must be completed within one (1) year from the date of ticket issue. Please check seat availability. University of Miami not responsible for seat availability. Taxes & fees not included.

Certificates expire: December 11, 2013


Winner:
Edward Gillis

Donated by: American Airlines
UM Department: Travel Management
 


REF - 107
Two (2) Roundtrip First Class tickets on American Airlines
(Plan Ahead Award # BX1B)


Travel valid within the Continental U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Reservation must be made in advance, before October 28, 2014. Travel must be completed within one (1) year from the original date of issue. Please check seat availability. University of Miami not responsible for seat availability. Taxes & fees not included.

Certificates expire: October 28, 2014


Winner:
Lori Gusman

Donated by: American Airlines
UM Department: Travel Management



  200 - ELECTRONICS


REF - 201
Apple iPad Mini Black/Slate - 16GB + Wi-Fi

The powerful but small iPad Mini gives you the fun and function of the full-size iPad! Includes dual-core A5 processor, Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology, 7.9-inch LED display, 1024x768 resolution, HD video recording, and more!


Winner:
Lori Gusman



Donated by: Isicoff, Ragatz & Koenigsberg
UM Department: Risk Management


REF - 202
Apple iPod Classic - 160GB Black

With 160GB, you can carry your entire media library with you everywhere! That's enough space for 40,000 songs, 200 hours of video, 25,000 photos, or any combination. The 36 hours of battery life is pretty cool too.


Winner:
Cristina Hernandez


Donated by: Gallagher Bassett Services
UM Department: Risk Management


REF - 203
Apple iPad 4th Gen w/Retina Display
Wi-Fi - 16GB White


This 4th Generation, "Siri" enabled iPad features Retina display, 9.7-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch display; 2048x1536 screen resolution; front & rear-facing cameras; FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi; 1080p HD video recording.


Winner:
Edward Gillis



Donated by: National Group
UM Department: Risk Management


REF - 204
Beats by Dre - Beats Pill (White)

Lightweight and portable, the Beats Pill wireless speaker brings the party with you wherever you go. Connect to your laptop or any other Bluetooth-enabled device from up to 30 feet away!


Winner:
Pilar Schuitema


Donated by: Akerman, Senterfitt & Eldson
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 205
Apple iPad 4th Gen w/Retina Display
Wi-Fi - 16GB Black


This 4th Generation, "Siri" enabled iPad features Retina display, 9.7-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch display; 2048x1536 screen resolution; front & rear-facing cameras; FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi; 1080p HD video recording.


Winner:
Mary Landera


Donated by: Wasserman & Thomas P.A.
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 206
JVC 50" LED 1080p BLACK Crystal HDTV
(Model #BC50R)


This beautiful ultra-slim HDTV features full 1080p HD resolution, 120Hz CrystalMotion™ technology; LED Backlit; 3 HDMI ports + USB flash drive support.


Winner:
Victor Calero


Donated by: Belfor Property Restoration
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 207
Apple iPhone 5c White (Unlocked) - 16GB

The stunning new iPhone 5c is packed with tools to make your life productive and fun! Features include: iOS 7 operating system; 4-inch widescreen Retina display; A6 chip for up to 10 hours talk time; Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology; Ultrafast LTE wireless connectivity; 8MP iSight camera; 1080p HD video; iCloud photo sharing;  Download free apps like iMovie, Pages, and Keynote; Apple EarPods with Remote, Mic Storage and travel case.


Winner:
Merialcy Sanchez



Donated by: Eddie Neret, P.A.
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 208
Kindle Fire HD 7" 8GB

  • Fire OS 3.0 "Mojito" operating system; Experience movies, TV, games and more on a stunning HD LCD display (1280x800); Fast 1.5GHz dual-core processor; Access Facebook and Twitter using ultra-fast web browsing over built-in Wi-Fi; Be productive with updated email and calendar support for Gmail, Outlook, and more; Dolby Digital Plus audio; long 10-hour battery life; Download popular apps like Angry Brids Star Wars II, Despicable Me, Netflix and Pinterest.

Winner:
Vivian Rodriguez


Donated by: Physicians Health Center
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 209
Nikon Coolpix S3500
Digital Camera (Red)

The stylish, easy to use Coolpix S3500 features 7x optical zoom, blur-free 20.1-megapixel photo and 720p HD video capability. Vibration Reduction, Subject Tracking


Winner:
Paul Grijalva


Donated by: Advanced Investigative Systems
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 210
Leitz Multi-Device Charging Station & Rotating Device Stand


This multi-device charger can charge up to 4 devices simultaneously via USB connections, allowing you to charge phones, iPads or other tablet PCs; extra short cables also included (Mini-USB, Micro USB and more); creates the perfect angle for typing or viewing screen.


Winner:
Victor Calero


Donated by: OfficeMax
UM Department: Purchasing


 

REF - 211
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 16GB Dual-Band Wi-Fi

  • The powerful Kindle HD 8.9 tablet is ready to use right out of the box. Access over 23 million movies, TV shows, books, magazines, songs, and audiobooks; high definition color display (1920x1200 resolution) with front-facing HD camera; dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi for ultra-fast web browsing; updated email and calendar support for Gmail, Hotmail, Exchange, and more; Kindle FreeTime for monitoring kids usage; custom Dolby audio and dual stereo speakers; long 10-hour battery life; Download popular apps like Angry Brids Star Wars II, Despicable Me, Netflix and Pinterest.

Winner:
Dekendra Mason


Donated by: Aon-eSolutions
UM Department: Risk Management


 

REF - 212
Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 16GB + Wi-Fi

Engage and entertain the entire family with the Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 tablet from Samsung. This thin, lightweight Android tablet features a 10.1-inch touch display with 1280x800 resolution, 1.6 GHz dual-core processor; 16 GB of onboard memory with microSD slot for up to 64 GB of additional memory; built-in IR blaster allows the Tab 3 to be used as a universal remote to operate almost any TV or DVR; 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera.

Winner:
Cheryle Lundy-Matos



Donated by: Follett
UM Department: Auxiliary Services


      

REF - 213
NCAA Football 14 - PlayStation 3

NCAA Football 14, featuring ESPN, unlocks the unpredictability and innovation of the college game. The new physics-driven animation system and a completely re-engineered spread and read option game influence the outcome of every moment allowing you to stay true to the game.

Winner:
Dekendra Mason


Donated by: Collegiate Licensing Company
UM Department: Auxiliary Services
 


 

REF - 214
NCAA Football 14 - XBOX 360

NCAA Football 14, featuring ESPN, unlocks the unpredictability and innovation of the college game. The new physics-driven animation system and a completely re-engineered spread and read option game influence the outcome of every moment allowing you to stay true to the game.

Winner:
Dekendra Mason


Donated by: Collegiate Licensing Company
UM Department: Auxiliary Services
 


  250 - PRINTERS



  


HP PhotoSmart 7520 e-All-In-One Printer

HP ePrint, 4.33-inch color diagonal touchscreen, wireless printing and sharing from your smartphone or tablet from virtually anywhere; Scan everyday documents and photos straight to e-mail and scan multiple files to a single document; convenient memory card slots, individual inks, web-connected w/apps.


Winners:
256 - Marlena Diaz
257 & 258 - Grace Cespedes
259 - Jackie Alvarez-Gautney
260 - Joycelyn Lee



Donated by: Hewlett-Packard
UM Department: Purchasing


  


HP OfficeJet 4620 Wireless Color Photo Printer

Print professional color for a low cost per page with the HP OfficeJet 4620 All-in-One printer. Streamline your workplace with the ability to also fax, and scan documents to a PC or network folder. Print from your mobile device with HP ePrint; printer delivers up to 8ppm black and 7.5ppm color; USB 2.0 connectivity.


Winners:
261 - Dekendra Mason
262 - Jackie Alvarez-Gautney



Donated by: Hewlett-Packard
UM Department: Purchasing


  

REF - 263
HP PhotoSmart 5510 All-in-One Inkjet Printer

HP e-Print, 2.36-inch color diagonal touchscreen, wireless printing and sharing, four individual ink cartridges, memory card slots; ability to print coupons, coloring pages, HP Quick Forms and more from the web without using a PC.

Winner:
Anne Hoey



Donated by: Hewlett-Packard
UM Department: Purchasing


  

REF - 264
HP OfficeJet 8600 Pro All-in-One Printer

The HP Officejet Pro 8600 e-All-in-One is ready for high-volume printing needs with an ample 250-sheet paper input capacity, autoduplexing, cloud printing, and a host of versatile connectivity options. Scan, fax, and copy. Copy speeds up to 32ppm b/w and color; supports multiple memory card varieties, including SDHC, SD, Memory Stick Duo, and Memory Stick PRO Duo.

Winner:
Ana Ayala



Donated by: Hewlett-Packard
UM Department: Purchasing



  300 - HOTELS & CAR RENTALS



 

REF - 302
The Westin Colonnade Coral Gables - Gift Certificate
A Two (2) night stay in a King or Double/Double Room
http://www.westincoralgables.com/

(Subject to availability; Blackout dates apply; Valid the following dates:
October 11, 2013 - December 30, 2013 and April 7, 2014 - December 30, 2014)

Certificate expires: December 30, 2014



Winner:
Lori Gusman



Donated by: The Westin Colonnade Coral Gables
UM Department: Travel Management


 

REF - 303
Enterprise Rent-A-Car - Gift Certificate
Free Weekend Rental (Full-sized Car)


Free rental day includes rate, taxes, and 200 free miles per day. Optional CDW/PAI/SLP not included. Fuel charges may apply. Some restrictions apply, normal rental qualifications apply. Discount not valid during holiday blackout days and may not be combined with any other offer.

Certificate expires: December 1, 2014



Winner:
Cheryle Lundy-Matos



Donated by: Enterprise Rent-A-Car
UM Department: Travel Management


 

REF - 305
Marriott Miami Biscayne Bay - Gift Certificate
Two Day / One Night Stay at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay
 
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/miabb-miami-marriott-biscayne-bay/

(Subject to space & availability, advance reservations required; not valid during major Holiday periods or special events; Original Certificate must be presented at time of check-in; Non-renewable.

Certificate expires: October 25, 2014



Winner:
Annabel Escandon



Donated by: Marriott Miami Biscayne Bay
UM Department: Travel Management


 

REF - 306
Sonesta Bayfront Hotel Coconut Grove - Gift Certificate
Two Night Weekend Stay for 2 in a Deluxe Room
 
https://www.sonesta.com/coconutgrove/

(Subject to space & availability, advance reservations required; not valid during major Holiday periods or special events; Original Certificate must be presented at time of check-in; Non-renewable.

Certificate expires: October 17, 2014



Winner:
Bruce Gusman



Donated by: Sonesta Bayfront Hotel Coconut Grove
UM Department: Travel Management



  400 - RESTAURANTS


REF - 401
Red Lobster Gift Card - $50 Gift Card


This awesome $50 gift card is valid at Red Lobster, and all other participating Darden Brand Restaurants: Olive Garden, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52 and Longhorn Steakhouse.


Winner:
Scott Woodcock



Donated by: Airgas
UM Department: Purchasing
 


REF - 402
The Cheesecake Factory - $50 Gift Card #1


Opened in 1972, the Cheesecake Factory now has close to 170 locations nationwide, offering a delcious variety of gourmet cheesecakes and menu options from fish and seafood to steak and pasta. There's sure to be a location near you.


Winner:
Scott Woodcock



UM Department: Financial Operations
 


REF - 403
The Cheesecake Factory - $50 Gift Card #2


Opened in 1972, the Cheesecake Factory now has close to 170 locations nationwide, offering a delcious variety of gourmet cheesecakes and menu options from fish and seafood to steak and pasta. There's sure to be a location near you.


Winner:
Scott Woodcock



UM Department: Financial Operations


REF - 404
The James Royal Palm - Dinner for 2 Gift Certificate


This gift certificate entitles the winner to a 3-course dinner for 2, including wine, at the James Royal Palm's signature restaurant, Florida Cookery.


Winner:
Jean Fowler



Donated by: The James Royal Palm Hotel
UM Department: Travel Management

 

REF - 405
Lunch at the GOT Spot - Gift Certificate


Treat yourself and your co-workers to lunch at the GOT Spot. Gift certificate entitles winner to lunch for up to four (4) at the GOT Spot featuring Rose's Cafe, located on the First Floor of Gables One Tower.


Winner:
Lindsay Allen



Donated by: Rose's Cafe
UM Department: Auxiliary Services

 

REF - 406
University of Miami Faculty Club -
Gift Certificate #1 of 2


The Faculty Club, located between the UC Food Court and the new Student Center, offers a varied, yet tasty, selection of gourmet food, restaurant-quality food. The menu changes weekly, so there's always something new. 


Winner:
Juan Alvarez



Donated by: Chartwell's
UM Department: Auxiliary Services

 

 

REF - 407
University of Miami Faculty Club -
Gift Certificate #2 of 2


The Faculty Club, located between the UC Food Court and the new Student Center, offers a varied, yet tasty, selection of gourmet food, restaurant-quality food. The menu changes weekly, so there's always something new. 


Winner:
Doris Jui



Donated by: Chartwell's
UM Department: Auxiliary Services


 

REF - 408
Sidewalk Salads - Gift Certificate


Sidewalk Salads & More is a full-service Miami, FL based catering company, offering a wide rage of lunch and dinner menu selections for any occasion. Sidewalk Salads & More is an approved caterer for the University of Miami, Florida International University, and Miami-Dade Community College.


Winner:
Pilar Schuitema


Donated by: Sidewalk Salads & More
UM Department: Purchasing


REF - 409
Joe's Stone Crab - $150 Gift Certificate


Joe's Stone Crabs is not just one of the most well-known restaurants in South Florida, but across the country, people know Joe's! Win this gift certificate, and eat to your heart's content.


Winner:
Lori Gusman



Donated by: A-1 Fargo
UM Department: Medical Purchasing



  500 - RETAIL GIFT CARDS AND MORE

     

REF - 501
Diamonette Party Rentals - $250 Gift Certificate


Diamonette Party Rental has been serving the South Florida community since 1987. This certificate good for a one-time rental of available party rental equipment.


Winner:
Mary Landera



Donated by: Diamonette Party Rental
UM Department: Purchasing

 


         

REF - 504
Target $25 Gift Card


Target is the second-largest discount retailer in America. Purchase everything from clothing, housewares, automobile supplies, bedding, jewelry and now, with Super Target, all of your grocery needs.


WINNER:
Scott Woodcock



Donated by: Mollie Kallen Case Management
UM Department: Risk Management


         

REF - 505
Costco $75 Gift Card #1 of 2


Founded in 1983, Costco is one of the largest retailers in the world, and the largest membership warehouse club chain in the United States. 


WINNER:
John Song



Donated by: Furniture Systems Plus
UM Department: Purchasing

 


         

REF - 506
Costco $75 Gift Card #2 of 2


Founded in 1983, Costco is one of the largest retailers in the world, and the largest membership warehouse club chain in the United States. 


WINNER:
Rosanne Kolaczynski



Donated by: Furniture Systems Plus
UM Department: Purchasing
 


          

REF - 507
Amazon.com $100 Gift Card


Makers of the highly popular Kindle e-book reader and Kindle Fire tablet PC, Amazon.com is the largest online retailer in the world! Shop for books, DVDs, video games, electronics, furniture, clothing, food, toys, and jewelry.


WINNER:
Doris Jui



Donated by: Restore Rehabilitation Case Management
UM Department: Risk Management

         

REF - 510
Home Depot $250 Gift Card


"You can do it, we can help!" Home Depot is the largest home improvement store in the United States. Whether you're a professional, or a do-it-yourselfer, Home Depot has what you need to do the job.


WINNER:
John Song



Donated by: Herf Jones
UM Department: Purchasing

 
         

REF - 512
American Express $200 Gift Card


American Express is one of the most recognized company's in the world! Win this gift card and shop to your heart's content. Or least get as much as you can for $200!


WINNER:
Susan Anderson


Donated by: Dade Paper and Bag
UM Department: Purchasing

 


         

REF - 513
Starbucks Gift Basket


This lovely Starbucks Gift Basket comes with 2 TAZO tea tins, 2 extra-large sip cups, 1 lb. bag of Starbucks Anniversary Blend coffee, and a "You Are Here" Florida Collection Mug.


WINNER:
Rosanne Kolaczynski



Donated by: Chartwells
UM Department: Auxiliary Services

        

REF - 514
BankUnited Center Gift Certificate


Want to catch a hot concert or other non-sports event at the BankUnited Center? Well, then you need to win this prize! This certificate is good for two (2) tickets to any upcoming non-athletics event at the BankUnited Center. Certificate must be presented upon arrival to arena.

Certificate expires May 31, 2014


WINNER:
Gretel Royce



Donated by: Global Spectrum
UM Department: Auxiliary Services


         

REF - 515
Target $100 Gift Card


Target is the second-largest discount retailer in America. Purchase everything from clothing, housewares, automobile supplies, bedding, jewelry and now, with Super Target, all of your grocery needs.


WINNER:
Monica Inguanzo



Donated by: Paramount Coffee Services, Inc.
UM Department: Purchasing

 


         

REF - 517
Callaway Golf Bag


The thrills of golf are out there. Everywhere. The joy of splitting a tree-lined fairway. The rush of watching a 25-foot putt disappear into the cup. The satisfaction of seeing a ball follow the precise flight path you visualized. Elusive, but endlessly alluring, these thrills are golf’s greatest rewards. Callaway is one of the leading brands of golf equipment and accessories in the world, and any golfer, whether pro or amatuer, would love to own this stylish golf bag.


WINNER:
Errol Douglas



Donated by: Family Vending Company, Inc.
UM Department: Purchasing

 


         

REF - 518
MasterCard Vanilla Gift Card - $100 Gift Card
(1 of 2)

For more than four decades, MasterCard has been a driving force at the heart of global commerce. This card is the perfect holiday gift!


WINNER:
Lori Gusman



Donated by: Armstrong Relocation & Companies
UM Department: Purchasing
 


         

REF - 519 
MasterCard Vanilla Gift Card - $100 Gift Card
(2 of 2)

For more than four decades, MasterCard has been a driving force at the heart of global commerce. This card is the perfect holiday gift!


WINNER:
John Song



Donated by: Armstrong Relocation & Companies
UM Department: Purchasing
 


         

REF - 520 
Ghirardelli Chocolate Variety Gift Basket


This wonderful gift basket includes several varieties of Ghirardelli Chocolate, including Chocolate Hazelnut, Truffles, and more.


WINNER:
Caroline Bousquet


Donated by: Iron Mountain
UM Department: Records Management and Retention


      

REF - 521 
Best Buy Gift Card - $50 Gift Card


The perfect holiday gift for the Tech person in your life. Best Buy is a worldwide retail leader in consumer electronics sales, including computers, HD TV's, videogames, movies and music.


WINNER:
Susan Anderson



Donated by: Jordan Michael Designs
UM Department: Purchasing

 


          

REF - 522 
Visa Gift Card - $100 Gift Card


One of the most recognized logos in the world, Visa-branded credit cards are accepted in millions of retail and online stores. Just think of what you'd buy with this $100 gift card!


WINNER:
Lori Gusman



Donated by: Graebel
UM Department: Medical Purchasing


 


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