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Take Me Out to the Ballgame

This amazing package is great for your little slugger or a boys get-away weekend.  Package includes four club box tickets for a 2015 Chicago Cubs game and $400 cash. You pick the game (restrictions apply)!

Donated by: Pete Ricketts and Susanne Shore, ACCESSbank      


Blown Away

Spend a cold winter’s evening staying warm at the Hot Shops Art Center learning how to make blown glass pieces and clay pottery.  Artists Tim Barry and Ed Fennell will share their expertise and teach their techniques for creating amazing art.   Most importantly, you will have a unique party with seven of your friends.  Bring some wine and your imagination, have a blast and take home a piece of art.

Good for any evening (3 hours) during January, February or March.

Donated by: Tim Barry and Ed Fennell


Mayan Tropical Paradise

Make memories on this tropical escape to beautiful Acapulco, Mexico. Bask in the sun with your drinks while taking in the sounds of the ocean on this week long trip March 8-15, 2015. You need to get away from it all, but you still want to “feel at home.” Mayan Palace accommodations are the perfect refuges to relax in–with their tranquil spaces and stunning terrace views. This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom that can sleep 6 is simply paradise. Unwind in the prestigious and luxurious Brio Spa. Work on your swing at the Copra Golf Course. Take a nature hike through the jungle to view flamingos, crocodiles and iguanas.

Relax and rejuvenate!

Donated by: Dr. Tom and Jane Tonniges


Ocean Pointe

Enjoy a 7-night stay in a 3 bedroom Oceanfront Villa on Singer Island, Florida, June 27-July 4, 2015. The pristine beach, which runs the length of the resort, is littered only with seashells.  Surrounded by ocean breezes and world-class amenities, Marriot’s Ocean Pointe is a distinctive Palm Beach Shores resort that puts guests near all of the area’s glitz and glamour while pampering them with unparalleled luxuries.

  • The 3 bedroom villa and resort offers sleeping for 10, 2 oceanfront balconies, 3 full bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen.
  • The resort offers 4 pools, a baby pool, splash pad, multiple hot tubs, poolside cabanas, miniature golf and many more fun activities for the family.

 Donated by: Anonymous


Discover “The Good Life” at Lake McConaughy

Explore what western Nebraska has to offer! Enjoy 5 nights in a 4 bedroom lakefront home (sleeps 12) with a deck overlooking the majestic Lake McConaughy.  Relax on the white, sandy beach during half of your vacation and spend the other half golfing at the beautiful Bayside Golf Course.  Package includes 4 rounds of golf with a cart lakeside.  Cap off the nights by stargazing on the deck and listening to the sounds of nature.

Booking information for condo and golf: Jodi Castillo 308-287-GOLF

Available dates: Sunday check in-Friday AM checkout

Week of May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Week of June 7, 14, 21, 28

Donated by: Senator Ken and Deb Schilz and Bayside Golf Club


Sportsman’s Paradise

Join Master Hunting guide Jason Christensen for a once-in-a-lifetime coyote hunt in the majestic Nebraska Sandhills.  The trip includes a one-day guided hunt for two hunters, transportation, lodging and meals included.  Your guide has 12+ years of experience guiding on some of the best hunting grounds in the upper Midwest. While most of your needs will be taken care of by Jason and his staff, you will need to provide a Nebraska hunting license, gun, ammunition, sales tax and gratuity.

Gear up for your trip with $300 gift card to Cabela’s for your hunting apparel and you can enjoy a cold one at the end of the day from your Igloo 40qt. Camo Cooler and relax in your Field and Stream Oversized Camp Chair.

Donated by: Jason Christensen and Cabela’s.


Upland Game Bird Hunt

Fully guided 2 person Upland Game Bird Hunt with 4 pheasants per person.  Beede Outdoors, located just minutes from Lincoln, is your full service destination for upland bird. After you have finished your hunt, your pheasants are cleaned, packaged and ready to go home.

  • Rooster, hen pheasant and chukar are also available at an additional cost.
  • Lodging available for additional cost.

Book between September 1, 2014-March 31, 2015

Donated by: Matt Beede


Mountainside Colorado Getaway

Come enjoy a quite week-long getaway to a picturesque mountainside retreat in Grand County, CO. This condo sleeps 8 with a private indoor hot tub, gas fireplace and fully equipped kitchen.  Mountainside offers close access to Ski, Bike and Golf Grandby Ranch. It’s centrally located as Winter Park ski area, Rocky Mountain National Park and Hot Sulphur Springs are only a 30 minute drive away.

**Date to be determined based on availability (must book within 12 months)

Donated by: B.J. and Christine Reed


Utah Escape

Enjoy a luxurious, yet adventurous trip in the scenic mountains of Park City, Utah at the Werner Enterprises’ condominium. This 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom condo sleep 8 and serves as an amazing home-base for your next getaway. This 4 day/3 night stay is perfect for relaxing or for outdoor aficionados ready to hit the slopes.

**Date to be determined based on availability.**

Donated by: Werner Enterprises


Rocky Mountain High

You deserve some time in the mountains!  Treat yourself to a 5 day/4 night Soda Springs Ranch vacation near Grand Lake, Colorado.  Enjoy a perfect mountain retreat in a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo that sleeps 4 comfortably, but can accommodate 6 (queen pull-out couch bed).  Condo features a full kitchen, gas stone fireplace in living area and Jacuzzi tub in the master suite.  Full access to a heated pool and hot tub on the grounds.  There is a local brew pub also on site.

Take advantage of the comfortable mountain atmosphere to focus your mind and body on positive change.  Clock your laps either running or walking around the full-mile meadow loop, hash out stress on the tennis courts or enjoy scenic hikes in the nearby Rockies.  Private ponds stocked with trout for catch-and-release fishing (no license required) are ready for you to enjoy.  Breathtaking mountain and Continental Divide views and only 6 miles from the entrance to the Rocky Mountain National Park.  Skiing easily available at nearby Winter Park.  You can’t beat three alpine lakes, hiking in Rocky Mountain National Forest and quaint shopping in the town of Grand Lake.

** Valid until September 19, 2015. Some blackout dates apply.  Contact owner to review and reserve dates.**

Donated by: David and Melanie Hecker


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