2017 Live Auction
LIVE AUCTION PACKAGE #1
Wailea Wonderland at the Fairmont Kea Lani
Overnight stay at the beautiful Fairmont Kea Lani with dinner at Kō, Spa services, and breakfast for two lucky guests!
Begin your stay by checking into your oceanview suite and enjoy the views of the beautiful Pacific. Next, relax with your choice of a massage or facial at the Willow Stream Spa. That evening, enjoy a gourmet dinner at Kō, the signature Resturant of the Kea Lani. The name literally translates to ‘sugarcane,’ and features Chef Tylun Pang’s Award Winning plantation inspired cuisine. The next morning, enjoy a complimentary breakfast and poolside cabana for the day.
Estimated Value: $2,000
LIVE AUCTION PACKAGE #2
Puttin’ on The Ritz at the Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, June 10 – 11, 2018
Luxury package to include tickets to the renowned Seafood Festival, overnight stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua and breakfast for two lucky guests!
Two lucky winners will enjoy a fabulous stay-cation to Kapalua. Start by checking in to your oceanveiw room at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, on Sunday, June 10, 2018. That evening, enjoy the Kapalua Wine & Food Festival’s signature ‘Seafood Festival.’ Wake the next morning to a leisurely breakfast compliments of
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua and spend the day lazing in your poolside cabana.
Estimated Value: $1,500
LIVE AUCTION PACKAGE #3
A Chocolate Lover’s Dream, April 27-28, 2018
Attend the Big Island Chocolate Festival at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. Round-trip airfare provided by Island Air and oceanview room for 2 nights at the Fairmont Orchid for 2 chocoholics.
Big Island immersed in chocolate! Attend daily educational seminars and tastings at the Big Island Chocolate Festival including a tour of a B.I. cocoa plantation to learn how chocolate is made, pod to bar! Take a time-out from all things chocolate to work off your calories with Hawaiian Sails – a cultural sailing experience that includes breakfast. Your weekend will culminate at the sold out Big Island Chocolate Festival Gala. It’s truly a chocolate lover’s dream come true!
Estimated Value: $2,300
LIVE AUCTION PACKAGE #4
Personal Chef, Party for Eight
Your Home + Private Chef + Personal Servers = An Event to Remember!
Invite your friends to a party at your home with your very own private chef! Chef Ralph Giles, of Soup to Nuts Catering, will prepare an exquisite 5-course meal to be served at your home. Relax and leave the party planning to the experts so that you can enjoy your guests. Service to be provided by the students of the Leis Family Class Act Restaurant. Extra surprises, too good to be true, will enhance the event.
Estimated Value: $1,600
LIVE AUCTION PACKAGE #5
A Sail To Remember on “Mo‘okiha O Pi‘ilani”
Maui’s double hulled voyaging canoe!
• (6) fortunate passengers will experience a 3 hour sail from Ma’alaea Harbor.
• Enjoy a gourmet picnic basket prepared by UHMC Culinary Chefs.
• Hawaiian music dockside serenade.
• History and story telling by the canoe crew.
• Autographed photo of crew, canoe & you!
(date of sail pending weather)
Starting bid: $3500
Estimated Value: “Priceless”
LIVE AUCTION PACKAGE #6
Chef’s Table at the Leis Family Class Act – party of 4
You and three of your guests will get the best seats in the house – the Chef’s Table at the Award Winning Leis Family Class Act Restaurant! Recently voted one of the best 100 restaurants in the United States, the Class Act is one of the hottest tickets in town. Sit at the chef’s counter and watch all the action while you are served 10 expertly prepared dishes by Chef Tom Lelli and the students of the Leis Family Class Act Restaurant. Chef’s table lunches have very limited availability and are served on most Fridays during the school year. Additional surprises will be included! Warning: bring your appetite!
Estimated Value: $800
A Fund In Need
“There is no better sense of accomplishment then the feeling of a job well done!”
Our students have chosen a career where they can exercise their passion and creativity as they aspire to be our next generation of Hospitality Industry Professionals. We support them as they dream to reach their highest limits. We support them by coordinating a program that sets the tone for the industry standard in the Islands, and worldwide. We ALL desire to promote their growth. We ALL desire to see their success. We ALL feel good knowing that their accomplishments are from ALL of our “Kokua.”
This evening’s Fund In Need will support the growth of the Noble Chef Scholarship Endowment Fund. This endowment fund perpetuates scholarships for future Maui Culinary students and insures that deserving students can afford the opportunity to attend UH Maui Culinary Arts Program.
Full Tuition for Two Year Degree: $5,000.00
Tuition for One Year Certificate: $2,500.00
Books and Supplies for Two Years: $1,000.00
Support the UH Maui College Culinary Arts Program: $150.00