Lucky-On-Live 2017

You Could Win a Coveted Live Auction Item for the Price of One Raffle Ticket! You need not be present to win.

For only $100 per ticket ($500 for six) you get the chance to pick one of a select group of fabulous LIVE AUCTION items offered at the SCEF Starlight Gala!

The winning ticket will be drawn and the winner announced at the beginning of the Live Auction on March 18, 2017.

Only 250 tickets will be sold.

You need not be attending the event or present to win. Lucky-on-Live tickets can be purchased at the Starlight Gala or by contacting us at



Note that not all live auction items are available as Lucky-on-Live prizes.  You will be able to choose the prize you want from the list of eligible live auction items when you buy your ticket or at the time of the drawing.
Raffle ticket purchases are prohibited online in accordance with California State Law. SCEF is a 501(c)(3) organization, tax id#94-2842712. Prize drawing to take place on March 18, 2017.

If you’re the Lucky WINNER, which prize will YOU choose??

NEW!!! Just added to the 2017 Starlight Gala Live Auction


Bruno Mars sold more than 1 million tickets for his 24K Magic World Tour in a single day. That’s a long line. Well with these spectacular tickets you can cut to the front, and sit 7 rows from the stage.  Friday, July 21, SAP Arena. When Bruno starts performing, you’ll feel like he’s singing to you. Any closer and you’d be in the rhythm section. Use your 24 karat Magic to win these. Win. Dance. Scream and Shout.  “Throw your hands up in the sky. Let’s set this party off right.”


  • Two (2) tickets, Section FLOOR1, Row 7, Seats 11 & 12 July, 21, 2017
  • Signed Merchandise

Thank You – Carrie and Michael Marquez


1) Bath/Kitchen Remodel

Do you pout looking at your tile grout? Do your faucets make you frown? Do your counters make you cringe? Bring your kitchen or bath into the 21st century with the remodel of your dreams! Da Vinci Marble, JB Tile & Stone, Decorative Plumbing Supply and The Lighthouse will work together to make your dream come alive. Da Vinci Marble will provide SIX (6) hours of consultation from their in-house designers (worth $780) and $2,500 worth of products from their showroom. This includes stone slabs or tile and decorative tiles from 20 different vendors. JB Tile & Stone will provide up to $2,500 worth of stone fabrication and/or tile installation. Decorative Plumbing Supply will help you with the sink and faucet for your kitchen or bathroom by providing $1,000 worth of product from their showroom. Turn those kitchen and bath woes into WOWs!


  • Six (6) hours of consultation from Da Vinci’s in-house designers
  • $2,500 in product from Da Vinci’s showroom
  • $2,500 in fabrication from JB Tile & Stone
  • $1,000 in product from Decorative Plumbing Supply

Thank You – Da Vinci Marble, Decorative Plumbing Supply, JB Tile & Stone


2) Hamilton in San Francisco Package

This is the Hottest Ticket in Town and we have two of them! Just for you, we have secured TWO (2) Orchestra seats for the Saturday, April 1, 2017 performance of the Broadway smash hit HAMILTON.   Drive to the City and check into the W Hotel in downtown San Francisco. Use your $200 American Express gift card to enjoy dinner before the show. Then make your way to the Orpheum Theatre for the 8pm performance. “Don’t give away your shot!


  • Two (2) Orchestra Seats for the Saturday Evening April 1, 2017 8:00 pm performance of Broadway’s smash hit Hamilton at the SHN Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco.
  • One-night stay at San Francisco’s W Hotel
  • Gift card for dinner in the City
  • Best Selling Book: Hamilton: The Revolution.

Restrictions: Tickets are for the April 1, 2017 performance only.

Thank You – Jennifer and Mike Berry, Melissa Kertz, Roberta Marks, Kathy & Laura Parmer-Lohan, Stabinsky Family, Amy Truel and Bob Truel


3) TOWN Board Room Dinner for Twenty!

This is undoubtedly the best board meeting you’ll ever attend! TOWN’s private dining room, otherwise known as “The Board Room” will be your spot to savor a FOUR (4) course dinner for TWENTY (20). Dine and party with your group as you feast on mammoth-sized, mouthwatering steaks, wood-fired rotisserie chicken, chops or fresh seafood paired with memorable wines from California, Oregon and Washington.   TOWN will customize the menu according to your tastes.  Did someone say bread pudding? We did!  Saddle up to the table for a night you won’t soon forget, be it with family, friends or coworkers.  This intimate and delectable night of dining will be one full of both laughter and great cuisine.


  • 4-course dinner for 20 people in the TOWN Board Room
  • Wine pairings
  • Amazing service

Location: TOWN Restaurant 716 Laurel Street San Carlos, CA 94070

Date: Please contact TOWN to arrange a mutually-agreeable date and time.

Restrictions: Date must be mutually convenient for donor and winner. Gratuity excluded. Not valid in the month of December. Expires October 1, 2018

Thank You – Avenir Restaurant Group and Greg St. Claire


4) Hometown Days Parade Brunch for 20 on the new outdoor deck at TOWN!

Grab the best seats in town for Hometown Days!! Enjoy the annual Hometown Days Parade from front row seats on Laurel Street. Gather 20 of your best friends and family for a gourmet brunch in Town’s new outdoor ‘Parklet’ featuring favorites from Town’s brunch menu, including their Chilaquiles and Country Eggs Benedict. Your group will also enjoy Town’s famous Bottomless Mimosas as well as Bloody Marys while watching your neighbors march down the center of San Carlos. Your reservation will be on Saturday, May 20th at 9:30am, with front row seats to the parade which starts at 9:45. Civic leaders will wave, school children will cheer, school bands will play and community groups will show that San Carlos is indeed the City of Good Living.   TOWN will customize the menu according to your tastes.


  • Brunch for 20 people on the new TOWN Parklet
  • Bottomless Pitchers of Mimosas
  • Amazing service

Location: TOWN Restaurant 716 Laurel Street San Carlos, CA 94070

Restrictions: Gratuity not Included ; no cash value. Redeemable only on date and time listed above. Inclimate weather may result in re-scheduling.

Thank You – Avenir Restaurant Group and Greg St. Claire


5) YOUR NEW SMILE STARTS HERE – Get braces for someone in your family AND help a family who otherwise could not afford treatment.

Dr. Chang has donated a complete phase of orthodontic treatment with metal braces and any required appliances. For example, this is valid for Phase 1, Phase 2, or comprehensive treatment for any age. The average value is between $4000-$6000. Your actual value may vary. Nonetheless, all treatment is included in this auction. ALSO, the winner of this auction will automatically trigger another donation for a San Carlos family that cannot otherwise afford treatment for their child. This family is identified through a joint effort of San Carlos School District Principals and SCEF staff.


  • Everything needed for your treatment, such as metal braces, appliances, records, retainers, appointments, etc.

Restrictions: Valid for new patients only. A new patient is someone that has not had any treatment done by Dr. Chang. Patient must be seen by 12/31/17 for a consultation. Treatment must start by 12/31/18—unless mutually agreed upon by family and Dr. Chang, in advance of this date. Invisalign, clear braces have an additional fee. Standard office policies on replacement appliances and/or excessive amount of broken brackets apply. There is no cash value and any remaining value is forfeited.

Thank You – Dr. Michael Chang


6) Fly Surf Air and Celebrate Cinco De Mayo in Palm Springs

Skip the airport security lines and hop on an exclusive member-only flight to Palm Springs on Friday, May 5th to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Surf Air is giving the highest bidder an exclusive opportunity to fly on the nation’s first members-only flying club offering scheduled service to a growing network of destinations. Once in Palm Springs, check into your weekend accommodations—a newly remodeled , sleek modern 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo with pool and Jacuzzi. Enjoy a Cinco de Mayo meal at Los Casuelas. Enjoy a round of golf, grab your jacket for a trip on the Aerial Tram or put your sunglasses, anoint yourself with sunscreen, settle into your chaise and relax amidst the palms. Shake up a cool beverage, sip slowly, repeat! Retro cool never felt so smooth. You could get used to this.


  • Flight for Two (2) on a SURF AIR Jet from Oakland Airport to Palm Springs departing Friday, May 5 and returning Sunday, May 7
  • 2 night stay at beautiful condo near downtown Palm Springs
  • $250 Credit on Golf.Com
  • 2 Aerial Tramway tickets
  • Gift Card for Dinner at Los Casuelas
  • Gift Card for Dinner at Bonta Argentinian Restaurant in Cathedral City
  • Cinco de Mayo welcome basket

Restrictions: Flight departing on Surf Air May 5th from Oakland Airport, returning Sunday May 7th per the Surf Air timetable. No changes can be made to this reservation.

Thank you – Surf Air, Tanya and Matt Lehman, Andrew & Roberta Marks


7) A “Suite” Deal at AT&T Park 

Experience San Carlos Night at the Giants in style! Franklin Templeton Investments presents an evening of America’s favorite pastime with use of their Luxury Suite at AT&T Park. You and your friends will have an unparalleled baseball experience from your premiere location above the third base line as the SF Giants take on the Minnesota Twins on Friday, June 9, 2017. First pitch is at 7:15p.m.   Get there early to see the children of San Carlos singing the National Anthem!


  • SIXTEEN (16) tickets to the game
  • FOUR (4) Guest Passes that allow access to the suite for guests who have already purchased regular stadium tickets
  • $700 food and drink credit
  • FOUR (4) parking passes for Lot A

Date : Friday, June 9, 2017 7:15 p.m.

Restrictions: Game cannot be exchanged or resold for any other game. Maximum of TWENTY (20) people in the suite. 

Thank You – Franklin Templeton Investments, Kevin & Patricia O’Connor, Rachel & Todd Brighton, Fred & Carrie Fromm, Meredith and Jeff Gibbons, Steve & Janet Land, Skip & Julie Stallings, Navid & Katherine Tofigh

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