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Auction Items

The 40th Anniversary Gala featured a fantastic silent and live auction, plus a ticket raffle with a huge variety of one-of-a-kind prizes! Detailed below are some of the unique items that were on offer at the event. Proceeds from the auctions raised over $5,000 to help support Women's Center programs and services.

  1. Gift certificate for a multi-course dinner for four
    Donated by The Black Cypress restaurant in Pullman, WA
    This item raised $310!

  2. Original, near-mint condition 1972 and 1973 issues of Ms. Magazine
    Autographed by then-editor Gloria Steinem
    Donated by Kay Keskinen
    The first issue, July 1972, went for a record-breaking $350!

  3. Autographed copy of "Angela Davis: An Autobiography"
    Donated by the Women's Center
    This item sold for $50!

  4. Custom-made pink freshwater pearl and copper necklace and earrings set
    Donated by Anna-Maria Shannon
    This beautiful set raised $90!
  5. Roe v.Wade legal appeal to U.S. Supreme Court, autographed by Sarah Weddington
    Donated by Kay Keskinen
    Sold for $200!

  6. Framed, autographed photograph of Sally Ride
    Donated by Kay Keskinen
    This item raised $250!

  7. Framed autographed photograph of Kristin Armstrong
    Donated by Maureen Taylor Regan
    Sold for $190!

A huge THANK YOU to all of our generous donors for your support in helping to make this event such a success!