With all of the holiday events happening in NYC and beyond, we are happy to share one that gives back. Next week, Tibet House US is hosting the 11th-Annual Benefit Auction hosted Monday, December 16 at Christie’s (20 Rockefeller Plaza). This includes an auction will incredible items like private lunch with fellow mom Uma Thurman, a backstage experience with Ethan Hawke at Broadway’s Macbeth and a visit to the set of Boardwalk Empire.
If you can't make the event, you can also visit Charitybuzz now through December 17, 2013 at http://www.charitybuzz.com/support/tibethouse. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the Tibet House US and The Tibetan Community of New York and New Jersey.
Auction Highlights Include:
Rare Items & Opportunities:A coveted lunch with Academy Award® nominee UmaThurman and Robert Thurman at The Four Seasons Restaurant; a personal voicemail recording from Hugh Jackman; a private at-home performance from Philip Glass with hor’dorves for 20 from world-renowned chef Eric Ripert; backstage passes to see Grammy® winner Sting in concert; a meet-and-greet with Ahmir Thompson of The Roots, tickets to Macbeth and backstage meet-and-greet with Ethan Hawke; a set visit to Boardwalk Empire ; shopping for vegan shoes with Arden Wohl.
Adventures & Exotic Trips: A two-person signature journey to Bhutan from Geographic Expeditions; an adventure in India at The Taj Mahal Hotel in New Delhiand the Taj Lake Palace in Udaipur; a flight on a private jet to a destination of choice; a safari adventure for two in one of South Africa’s most diverse game parks; a five-star hotel stay in Vietnam; a week stay at Rancho La Puerta in Mexico; a magical trip to Bali for two with a stay at the Regent Hotel.
Contemporary Art & Photography: Limited edition works by artists such as Milton Glaser, Peter Max, Ed Ruscha, Robert Rauschenberg, Shepard Fairey, Domingo Zapatas, a portrait photograph taken by well-known photographer Sheila Metzner .
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Fashion, Home & Health: An exclusive career exploration at Donna Karan International; a home or office décor consultation from celebrated decorator Clodagh; a private yoga class from Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman Yee.
Tibet & Beyond: Antique and ceremonial objects, Tibetan rugs, sculptures, and other global finds.
The entire catalogue of Auction Items can be viewed here:
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