New This Year

If you can’t make our fundraiser, you can still participate in our live auction on May 3rd by bidding online!

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What last year’s winners are saying…


  • Please note, more items continue to be added.  Check back before our event.
  • Some of our items will be auctioned off live, while others will be available through our silent auction
Live Auction Item!
A WEEKEND IN NYC AT THE ST REGIS – Flight and Hotel
  • Return flight for 2 to NYC on Air Canada, from anywhere in North America        
  • 2 nights in a luxurious 1 bedroom suite at the St. Regis residence club, NYC
  • The hotel is within walking distance of Central Park, Fifth Avenue shopping, world-class restaurants and award-winning theatre
  • Bedroom with king bed; Living room (pull out bed), fireplace, 2 bathrooms
  • Complimentary services include: 24 hour Butler Service, 3,500 square feet St. Regis Athletic Club and spa, Bentley courtesy car, Concierge Assistance, Pressing of two items of clothing per day, Polishing of shoes, Tea and coffee service by butler with wakeup call, Fruit bowl upon arrival, Daily bottled water, Choice of newspaper delivered daily (New York Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today, Our Maître d’Etages and English Style Butlers are available 24 hours a day to help facilitate these services and respond to any requests
  • Valid weekday nights until end of 2018 subject to availability; will give consideration to weekends but limited availability. Xmas and New Years blackout period.
  • Great for girls weekend (boys weekend) or family of 4
  • Occupancy – 4 adults or 2 adults and maximum 2 children.

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Value: $4,000

Generously donated by Mother Parkers Coffee & Tea & The Air Canada Foundation

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Live Auction Item!
Hand Picked holiday home in Antibes
  • Porte de L’orme sleeps a maximum of 3 guests
  • 2 bedrooms and one bath. More details about layout
  • Welcome basket – L’occitane de provence products
  • Cleaning upon departure included
  • One week between September 15 2018 and June 15 2019
  • They book up early, so plan 3-6 months in advance to book your stay
  • Flexible to change homes, upgrade to larger property or extend stay beyond week
  • Check out all properties at www.antibes-rental.com

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Value: $1,250

Generously donated by Tom Van Staey and Paul Wuh

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Luxury Cottage on Lake Neighick, Parry Sound
  • One week in an elegant 5 bedroom cottage nestled in a quiet bay on this great lake system – enjoy kayaks or canoes, meals on the deck
  • Sleeps 10 people – master king bed and other bedrooms with queen beds
  • Muskoka room, wood burning fireplace, hardwood floors and high end fixtures
  • No Pets
  • For either the week of July 21-28 2018 or July 20-27 2019 you choose
  • View more pictures: http://www.cottagevacations.com/district-parry-sound-almaguin-highlands/neighick-lake/484

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Value: $3,600

Generously donated by Berta Bacic

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One of a kind south of France experience
  • 3 nights in St. Paul de Vence, France (17 min from Nice), Villa La Capriote
  • Bed & Breakfast, 1 junior ensuite bedroom & 1 ensuite bedroom both with showers and amenities, wifi, tv
  • St. Paul de Vence is the iconic village in the south of France famous for dozens of high-end art galleries, La Colombe d’Or, Michelin-starred restaurants and the Maeght Foundation (world famous modern art museum)
  • The villa is 150m from Colombe d’Or and 200 m from the village entrance with incredible views of St Paul, the Esterel mountains, the Mediterranean sea, Cap d’Antibes and the surrounding countryside.
  • What you get:
    • Breakfast every morning, with fresh baguette & croissants, home-made marmalade and whatever else you would like
    • One dinner with the hosts (who are incredible cooks), Swedish & French cuisine adapted to your preferences
    • Use of the small pool with counter-current swimming (depending on season)
    • Citrus trees (oranges, grapefruit, kumquats, lemons), fig, neffle and Mediterranean gardens with home-grown vegetables in summer, millennial olive tree and wild roses in spring
    • Concierge service – reservations, taxi transfers from airport, guided tours of surrounding area
  • Dates to be arranged with hosts.
  • For 2 couples or 2 adults with 2 children over 12.
  • Blackouts Christmas & New Years.  Valid until May 1 2019.

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Value: $2,900

Generously donated by Khazal Paradis & Nils Morner

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Rare Berlin Experience
  • 1 week in 2 bdrm, 2 bthrm apartment, Wifi available
  • Area in East Berlin- Mitte- great location; 10-15 min walk from Alexanderplatz, Friedrichstrasse, Unter den Linden, the theaters etc and on a street that used to be cut in two by the Wall. In fact it’s 200 yards from the Museum and Memorial dedicated to the some 170 Berliners who died trying to get across the wall.
  • Available to end of 2018
  • Maximum occupancy 4 adults

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Value: $1,400

Generously donated by Alain & Lisa Galaski


1 hour sightseeing flight

One hour private sightseeing flight for up to three people over either Niagara falls or GTA, from Burlington Airpark.

Value: $200

Generously donated by Presage Group

3 piece set of Samsonite Prestige

Value: $540

Generously donated by Just Bags

Aeroplan Mile Certificates
  • 2 Aeroplan 50,000 miles certificates
  • Each is approximately equivalent to 1 business/first class roundtrip ticket to almost everywhere in North America (fixed mileage rates).

Value: Priceless

Generously donated by Aeroplan

An Exclusive Private Dining Experience

 

  • This unique dining experience includes a private dinner for 6 guests served by one of Food Dudes top chefs
  • Dinner will include a five course custom menu designed exclusively for our private dining experiences, wine is not included
  • Redeemable on Mondays to Fridays between January through April 2019
  • The dinner can take place at our Private Tasting Room at 24 Carlaw Ave or in the comfort of your own home

Value: $1,200

Generously donated by Food Dudes

Beautiful Handmade Necklace
  • 22” in length.
  • Composed of seed pearls, crystals and faceted tourmaline tear drop stones.
  • It has a 14K gold clasp and an antique cameo pendant of coral, seed pearls and 10k gold.
  • Handmade by Joni’s Jewels

Value: $450

Generously donated by Joan Cohen

Dinner, Drinks & Brewery Tour

Eastbound Brewing Company offers a unique Craft Beer experience

  • $75 Gift Certificate for dinner and drinks for 2
  • 3 x 950 ml Fresh filled “Crowler” Cans
  • On site Brewery Tour with one of the knoweldgeable craft beer loving staff

Value: $100.

Generously donated by Eastbound Brewing Co

EXCLUSIVE STERLING SILVER JEWELLERY – Cascade Earrings
  • Lisa Ridout is a Toronto-based artist dedicated to producing innovative handcrafted precious metal chain work.
  • The traditional skill of chain making is a delicate and time-consuming craft. Lisa’s chains are entirely handmade by drawing silver into wire form of varied thicknesses, then turning and weaving rings into delicate patterns.
  • Drawing on historical patterns, as well as new combinations of her own creation, Lisa blends her love of stones and crystals into her sterling silver pieces.
  • These unique and remarkable pieces can be yours!!!
  • And they make fabulous Mothers day gifts

Value: $125

Generously donated by Lisa Ridout

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Exclusive Sterling Silver Jewellery – Jen’s Braid Bracelet
  • Exclusive hand made sterling silver bracelet
  • Can be worn alone or paired with other bracelets

Value: $190

Generously donated by Lisa Ridout

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Exclusive Sterling Silver Jewellery – Kings Link Bracelet
  • The classic kings link bracelet
  • Beautiful bracelet on its own or paired with others

Value: $250

Generously donated by LIsa Ridout

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Exclusive Sterling Silver Jewellery – Twist Bracelet
  • Hand designed beautiful sterling silver bracelet
  • Classic, historical chain pattern

Value: $125.

Generously donated by Lisa Ridout

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EXCLUSIVE STERLING SILVER JEWELLERY – Wow Bracelet
  • Lisa Ridout is a Toronto-based artist dedicated to producing innovative handcrafted precious metal chain work.
  • The traditional skill of chain making is a delicate and time-consuming craft. Lisa’s chains are entirely handmade by drawing silver into wire form of varied thicknesses, then turning and weaving rings into delicate patterns.
  • Drawing on historical patterns, as well as new combinations of her own creation, Lisa blends her love of stones and crystals into her sterling silver pieces.
  • These unique and remarkable pieces can be yours!!!
  • And they make fabulous Mothers day gifts

Value: $400

Generously donated by Lisa Ridout

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EXCLUSIVE STERLING SILVER JEWELLERY – Wow Medium Earrings
  • Lisa Ridout is a Toronto-based artist
  • Drawing on historical patterns, as well as new combinations of her own creation, Lisa blends her love of stones and crystals into her sterling silver pieces
  • These unique and remarkable pieces can be yours!!!
  • And they make fabulous Mothers day gifts

Value: $150

Generously donated by Lisa Ridout

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Fabulous Grey Quartz Necklace with Raw Amythest Pendant
  • Rocknruby original design
  • 32″ necklace with grey quartz and 2 rubies
  • Raw amythest pendant with sterling silver

Follow rocknrubydesign on instagram

Value: $275

Generously donated by Nancy Kalifer & Gayle Inhaber

Gourmet Food

Enjoy ‘shopping the world’ at Pusateris
$250 gift certificate

Value: $250

Generously donated by Pusateris

Learn to make the perfect coffee with International Barista
  • Personalised coffee tutorial for 2 including purchasing tips, practical preparation of pourovers, espressos, steaming of milk
  • A loot bag of best coffee, pourover equipment and glassware to prepare the best coffee in your home
  • Led by Canada’s leading Barista, Momiji Kishi, National and International Barista competition trainer and GM of one of Canada’s leading independent coffee shops, HotBlack Coffee
  • You will be hosted on site for 2 hours

Value: $500

Generously donated by HotBlack Coffee

Life is Too Short for Boring Hair
  • Get haircut with Aaron O’Bryan, Celebrity Stylist
  • Includes cut and full color/highlights/balayage
  • Aaron does hair for Marilyn Dennis on CityLine and all guests of the show!

Value: $350

Generously donated by The Cellar Salon

Luxury Weekend at the Four Seasons Toronto
  • 2 night stay for 2 in deluxe room
  • Enjoy a “staycation” or pamper someone special in your life
  • Valid until May 31, 2019
  • For Friday, Saturday, Sunday or holiday Mondays
  • Blackout dates will apply

Value: $1,580

Generously donated by Four Seasons Hotel Toronto

Michael Kors bracelet
  • Michael Kors bracelet

Value: $70

Generously donated by Sarah Hurowitz

Original Handmade Gemstone Necklace
  • Necklace made of aquamarine, turquoise, jasper and jade gemstones
  • It features a fairtrade lotus charm stamped by the tribespeople of Karen Hill, Thailand
  • The lotus is the only flower that grows out of mud into bloom
  • It represents strength, determination and purity
  • This necklace can be worn as  a necklace or a layered bracelet
  • It can also be used as a tool for meditation

Handmade with love in Canada!

Value: $125

Generously donated by Reena Devani, Kisii Jewellery

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Original Leather Woven Purse
  • Hand woven cowhide leather and cotton cord with a cowhide leather strap
  • Lined in lamb hide leather
  • Made in Canada

Value: $340

Generously donated by Call & Response

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Pamper your Pet
  • 2 – $100 gift certificate for Pet Valu
  • At a Pet Valu of your choice

Value: $100 + $100

Generously donated by Jerry Rotstein & The Gotfrid's

Toronto Maple Leafs
Platinum maple leaf tickets for 4
  • 4 Platinum tickets for a Boston Bruins game!
  • The schedule of games for the 2017/18 season will be released in the summer and you will be advised of dates.

Value: $1400

Generously donated by PepsiCo Beverages

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Sommelier-led Rare Wine Tasting in Your Home
  • Led by Sommelier Jimson Bienenstock; past Sommelier at George Restaurant & the Royal York Hotel, director of the Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers
  • Taste rare and unique wines for 10 in your home
  • Cheese & charcuterie pairing included

Value: $1,000

Generously donated by HotBlack Coffee

1. St. Georges Golf & Country Club
St. Georges Golf & Country Club

A golf three-some (with the member making it 4) and lunch or drinks at one of Canada’s top exclusive golf courses.

Value: $1,000

Generously donated by Marc & Karen Guay

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Supperworks Gift Basket

3 Family-Sized dinners, helping you make dinner easy

Value: $135

Generously donated by Susan Patterson

Supply of Groceries
  • Six $250 gift certificates
  • Bid on each individually and fill your pantry with groceries

Value: $1,500

Generously donated by Metro

Two “Fantasy of Flight” experiences.
  • Each fantasy flight is for up to two hours each with a licensed 737 pilot/simulator pilot and can have a small group of 4-5 people in the cockpit.
  • It is a Boeing 737NG simulator (next generation). This is the newest and most updated. You can choose from 4000 different runways to taxi and takeoff from, fly over and land into.

Value: 2 coupons for $800/each

Generously donated by Fantasy Flight Simulator

Toronto Blue Jays
Two Blue Jay CLUB Tickets
  • Tickets for July 2, 2018
  • Blue Jays vs Detroit Tigers

Value: $214

Generously donated by Vance Cooper

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Unique and fabulous Kids Clothing available online from West End Kids

$200 gift certificate to purchase the perfect gift for those young ones in your life!

No expiry date

Check out the terrific items at: https://westendkids.ca/

Value: $200

Generously donated by Sheba & Gordie Schmidt

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Declaration and Release

By accepting this auction item, bidders agree to release and hold harmless Desmoid Tumour Foundation of Canada (DFC), its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, directors, officers and owner, advertising, promotional agencies, promotional partners, contest sponsors and fulfilment houses from any and all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to person and property, including death or property damage, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the auction, including without limitation, acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the auction item including preparing for, participating in, and/or travelling to any auction item-related activity. By accepting auction item, winners consent to the provision and use of their name, statements, and photographs or other likenesses for publicity, advertising or informational purposes in any medium or format without further compensation or notice.