Spring Auction Is Around the Corner!

January 23, 2023
Source: Academy Phoenix

Join us for a fantastic time!

Our Lady of Sorrows Academy cordially invites you to our 2023 spring fundraiser to take place on church grounds on Sunday, March 19th from 8am to 1pm.

Academy faculty, parents and students all look forward to welcoming you to our silent auction and raffle while enjoying the pleasant company of Fathers, Brothers and fellow parishioners. Don't miss this opportunity to mingle and get to know new people. There will be a plethora of exciting gift baskets to bid on. Don't miss this - we look forward to seeing you there!

  • "Gourmet Family Dinner": Back by popular demand! Relax while our very own Priests come to your home stocked with groceries and Fr. Pons, our very own Chef Extraordinaire, prepares dinner for your entire family.
  • "Phoenix Suns Spirit Gear": Enjoy 2 lower level seats for the April 4th game against the San Antonio Spurs. Wear your own Phoenix Suns t-shirt and enjoy a Suns throw pillow and mini-Devin Booker figurine.
  • "Chicken, Eggs and More!" which includes 5 Live Chickens! Eggs! And more eggs to keep you supplied in this economy! A basket filled with fun stuff to decorate your kitchen.
  • "Road Trip" basket which includes a $100 Costco gift card, Stinky's oil change gift card, Squishmallows, sticker book, Disney activity book, planner, car organizer, auto bingo, USA license plate game, tablet, camera, emergency kit, blanket, waterbottle, St. Christopher visor clip, gel pens, and book of cities. 
  • "Family Night" basket which has cheese & caramel corn, Peanut M&Ms, 4-$25 Barro's Pizza gift cards, Americana puzzle, Acrylic art set, 6-pack Artist canvasses, Yahtzee, Uno, Upsidedown Challenge, Trouble, World Map puzzle, Cake puzzle and jump ropes.
  • "Farm to Table" basket where the winning bidder will choose their favorite farm fresh products from any one of several options including Kimchi sauerkraut, whole grain sourdough products, sustainably raised grass-fed beef, chicken, sausage, eggs. The Busing family will deliver your choice of products to you!
  • "Pygmy Goats": Another favorite of particularly the little ones in the community is back again. Live pygmy goats! Great fun for the kids and also teaches responsibility.
  • "Fun Around Town" gift basket where you'll receive 2-admission passes to Heard Museum, 4-Reid Park Zoo admission tickets, & 2-Phx Art Museum tickets.
  • "Religious" basket includes the Bible, Missal, Prayer Handbook, Holy Hour of Reparation book, True Devotion to Mary, The Spiritual Combat, Consecration to Jesus Through Mary, a Rosary, candles, three children's veils and holy water bottles.
  • "Fun with Watercolors" basket has a 48-color watercolor set (comes with with 3 brushes), 26-color watercolor tube paint set (comes with paper, 9 brushes, palette, aqua-pen, tape, video tutorial series), extra-large horizontal wooden art clipboard (11.5x17"), 54-color watercolor pen set (comes with 15 page pad, online video tutorial series, 4 Blending Brushes), watercolor sketch pad (30 sheets, 9x11"), watercolor sketch book (9x12"), set of three metallic sharpies, watercolor instruction book "Watercolor for the Soul: Simple painting projects for beginners, to calm, soothe and inspire."
  • "Asian Food Anyone?" where the winning bid will enjoy an Asian dinner prepared for 4-6 people at your pleasure; Entrees to include Shrimp Fried Rice, Tender Garlic Ginger Beef with broccoli, Shrimp roll with sweet/sour sauce, mango/papaya salad, and a special dessert of slightly sweet red bean mucchi.
  • "Retreat and Pray" by our very own Father McFarland which includes a gift certificate for a retreat of choice at Our Lady of Sorrows in 2023. Includes "Light of the World" book, the April Benedictus missal, and deluxe leather cover.
  • And so many more delightful things!!!
Past year's basket samples