The Girl Scouts of Alaska held its 19th Annual Southeast Auction on Sept. 25 at the Baranof Hotel. It was a fantastic night full of conversation, laughter and folks high bidding on fabulous, donated items so that girls in Southeast can attend Girl Scout Camp this coming summer season.
Our heartfelt thanks go out to auctioneers, Jesse Kiehl and Marc Wheeler, as well as the following volunteers, staff and lifesavers: Anne Kurland, Gail Ford, Chrystal Smith, Susan Cox, Janell Hafner, Julia Erickson, Candace Brower, Mary Siroky, Carolyn Noe, Margaret Pugh, Jim Sheufelt, Linda Sylvester, Cynthia Rogers, Troop 4041 for the adorable centerpieces and Patrick Benvin and the entire Baranof Hotel staff who were ever so kind and thorough. In addition, thank you to KINY'S Capital Chat, KTOO's A Juneau Afternoon and the Juneau Empire.
This auction would not have been possible with out the generosity of the following Alaskan businesses and individuals: A Certain Charm Institute, Alaska Aerospace Corporation, Alaska Capital Inn, Alaska Fur Gallery, Alaska Pension Services LTD, Alaska Railroad, Alaska Shirt Company, Alaska Travel Adventures, Alida Bus, Amy Carlson, Barbara Thurston, Baranof Jewelers, Bear's Lair, Beverly Cutler, Camille Stephens, Capital Brew, Caribbean Jewelers, Changing Tides, Rep. Cathy Muñoz, Cuts Online, Damon Images, Del Sol, Sen. Dennis Egan, Delta Western/Reliable Oil, Diamond Creations, Diamond Island, Diamonds International, Dr. Emily Kane, Eaglecrest Ski Area, Effy, El Sombrero Restaurant, Foggy Mountain Shop, Flight Deck, Goldbelt Hotel, Gourmet Alaska, Gross-Alaska Theatres, Guy O'Riley, Hair Soup, Hangar on the Wharf, Hickok's Trading Company, Houghton Hill Jewelry, Janet Ulrich, Janet Parker, Jewel Box, Jewelry by Stoneking, John and Margaret Pugh, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, Juneau Jewelry Company, Kathryn Stillings, Klassique Jewelers, Lambros Goldsmith and Glacier Gems, Majestic Gems, Marlis Fox, Martha Hopson, Moose's Tooth Pizza, Mt. Juneau Trading Post, Rufus K. Page, Mt. Roberts Tramway, Neil Slotnick, NorthStar Trekking, Nugget Alaskan Outfitters, Pat McLear, Peer Amid Beads, Peggy Gubler, Prospector Hotel/TK Maguire's, Red Dog Saloon, Rooney's Roost B&B, Safeway, Sarah Lewis & Sean Boily, Skeins Fine Yarns, Sitka Sound Seafoods and Tim Ryan, Specs in the City, Sue Gamache, Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, Taku Graphics, Tasty Treat Frozen Yogart, Thyes Shaub, Valley Lumber, Valley Paint, Wings Airways/Taku Glacier Lodge, Wilderness Peaks Gallery and Zephyr Restaurant.
We would also like to thank everyone who attended the auction. With each item that was bid upon and won, girls in Southeast Alaska will have the opportunity to attend Girl Scout Camp and be that much closer to building a life of courage, confidence and character!
Development Manager, Girl Scouts of