We assembled a great combination of gift certificates and prizes for our Raffle Headquarters Table this year. We are so grateful to all the businesses, boutiques, and restaurants for their generous donations that made our raffles so spectacular.
Grand Prize: BBQ for 20! Menu: BBQ chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, corn and bean salad, pasta salad, cole slaw, garden salad, rolls, watermelon, brownies, lemonade, and ice tea. Includes natural wood serving tray, two aprons, a 20-guest service kit (cutlery, napkins, cups, plates, tablecloths), gourmet mustard, ketchup, and pickles. $675 value.
Solo Stove Ranger. Smokeless Portable Fire Pit. Includes Carrying Case, Blanket, Gourmet Marshmallows and Graham Crackers, and Premium Chocolate. Value $300.
“Fore!” Gift Basket: Complimentary Round of Golf for 4 Players/Carts Included/Plus Accessories and $25 Gift Certificate to Mohansic Grill and Lounge Weekdays Mohansic Golf Course, Yorktown Heights $425 Value
Benjamin Steakhouse Westchester Gift Card $150 Donated by Ray Planell
“One Morning at Montross Pond”: an 11 x 14 painting in pastels evocative of Montross Pond at Kensico. Framed and signed by the artist Alberto Silva. $600 value.
“The Super Soup-er Set-up”: Gift basket with set of four double-handled stoneware soup bowls with matching oval serving plates; four placemats, matching napkins, and napkin rings; three soup mixes, bruschettini toasts, and oven-baked rustic Italian fennel-flavored crackers. In natural water hyacinth storage basket. $200 value. Donated by Black Forest Communications.
Visa Gift Card $100 Donated by Davey-Wetlands Studies
“Bee Happy” Gift Basket: $50 gift certificate to Beehive Restaurant in Armonk, $50 gift certificate to Beehive Collective gift boutique in Mt. Kisco, two jars of raw honey from Kensico’s own honeybee colony, one mug with wooden tea caddy and honey stirrer, and bee design dish towel. $175 Value
American Express Gift Card $100 Donated by Aqua-Lawn, Inc.
Gift Certificates to Pasquale Ristorante in Port Chester $100 (2)
“Safety First” Gift basket: home and travel safety items: portable fire extinguisher, lantern, safety glasses, car safety vests (2), credit card protectors, women’s safety alarm (2), child protection outlet covers and stove knob covers, emergency heat-retention blanket, set of road flashers, roll of slip-prevention tape, hammer for emergency car evacuation/seatbelt slicer, decals to alert presence of pets in the event of a fire, $250 value Donated by Black Forest Communications
Wine Gift Basket: four bottles of white wine and four bottles of red wine. $200 value Donated by Peter Scherrer
Gardening Gift Basket: seed spreader, branch pruner, gardener’s gloves, trowel, first aid kit, insect repellent, WD-40, and cooling bandana $125 Value Donated by Site One
“Just for Dogs” Gift basket: treats for pooches, a Halloween accent, a dog lounge pad, and safety light. $120 value. Donated by Bark and Meow.
Demeters Tavern in Tarrytown $100 Donated by Donnie Demeter
Basque Tapas Restaurant in Tarrytown $100
“Celebrating Pleasantville” Gift Basket: 2 bottles of wine, a candle, and gift certificates for The Taco Project – $50.00, Freddy Restaurant -$100.00; Jean Jaques – $25.00; Arthur Avenue Wood Fired Pizza -$50.00, Casa Rina Restaurant – $100.00, Playa Blows – $25.00. $400 Value. Donated by Sir Speedy Printing, Pleasantville.
Bistro12 Restaurant in Tarrytown $100
Polar Express Trolley Tour Gift Certificate $100. Bring the kids (or grandkids) in their pajamas for a reading of Polar Express, lots of holiday decorations on board and along the route, and a special stop for hot chocolate and cookies. Donated by Kensico Cemetery.
Tarrytown Music Hall Gift Certificate $100: Live entertainment, solo, band, and symphonic concerts. Stand-up comedy. Donated by Kensico Cemetery.
“Say Cheese” Gift basket: bamboo cheeseboard with pull-out drawer with spreaders, chalk, and chalkboard for labelling cheese; assortment of preserves, tomato and artichoke bruschetta spreads, nuts and dried fruit, Beautiful Boards book illustrated with themed and holiday cheese spread design ideas, seasonal paper napkins, natural water hyacinth storage basket. $175 value. Donated by Black Forest Communications.
Tarry Tavern/The Eatarry in Tarrytown $80
Brunch for Two at Moderne Barn in Armonk. $50
Amazon Gift Card $50 Value. (2) Donated by Elizabeth Payne
Visa Gift Card $100 (2) Donated by Metro Turf Specialists
Visa Gift Card $100 Donated by Kevin G. Electric
Gardener’s Gift Basket: Lotion, crocus and daffodil bulbs, gardening gloves, and gift certificate $150 Value Donated by Rosedale Nurseries