TIME: 6:00 p.m. (Doors open for non-VIP guests at 5:50 pm)
PLACE: Ohio Union, Performance Hall
1739 N. High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43210
Parking is available in the Ohio Union South Garage.
The 12th Annual Nursing Alumni Society Wine Tasting features a flight of five Italian wines and the Chef’s five-course menu, silent auction, wine pull, and 50/50 wine cork raffle. All proceeds benefit the College of Nursing Scholarship Fund.
Wine Tasting Dinner ($100 per person) The charitable portion of your contribution is $45, which represents your $100 ticket less the $55 fair market value of the goods and services received.
VIP Pre-Event Wine Tasting with college leadership at 5:30 p.m. ($25 per person) The charitable portion of your contribution is $20, which represents your $25 admission less the $5 fair market value of the goods and services received.
Sponsor a ticket for a current nursing student ($100 per person) The charitable portion of your contribution is $45, which represents your $100 ticket less the $55 fair market value of the goods and services received.
Contact Colleen Pelasky, assistant director of alumni engagement, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (614) 688-2255.
Peggy Baird Agle
Anastasia Spinelli Christopher, Durga Enterprises LLC
Penny Rall Marzalik Eric A. Yap
The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
College of Nursing
Wexner Medical Center
Live Auction Items
#1 – Archie Griffin Signed Football: Commemorative Ohio State football signed by two-time Heisman winner, Archie Griffin #2 –Dine with the Dean: Dinner for six hosted by Dean Melnyk in her home #3 – Ohio State Themed Quilt: Large handmade quilt by College of Nursing alumna, Connie Stahl, class of 1962. #4 – Stained-glass Block O: Large stained-glass Block O with display chain.
Silent Auction Items
#1 – It’s Tee Time: 4-some with carts on the Scarlet Course at The Ohio State Golf Club and golf ball set #2 – English Wicker Picnic: English-style picnic basket filled with china service, silverware and picnic blanket #3 – Hocking Hills Weekend Getaway: Getaway weekend for two at the Inn at Cedar Falls that includes breakfast and a zipline canopy tour #4 – “Dream Big” Poster: Framed “Dream Big” poster signed by College of Nursing Dean, Bern Melnyk #5 – Family Night Fun Package: Games and goodies for a fun at home evening with family: Monopoly, Apples to Apples, Speak Out, Jenga, Uno, Pie Face Game, candy and treats #6 – Italian Dinner Night: Boxed Italian cooking kit filled with Dei Fratelli tomato products, pasta bowl, autographed cookbook by Giada DeLaurentis, candelabra and wine #7 – $200 Southwest Airlines Gift Card: $200 gift card, which can be applied to the cost of a ticket to the destination of your choice #8 – Hand Blown Glass Art: Hand-blown glass art by Jack Pine Studios #9 – Leather-bound Edition of “Notes on Nursing” by Florence Nightingale: Signed by College of Nursing Dean, Bern Melnyk, College of Nursing Vice Dean, Margaret Graham and Emeritus Faculty member, Edna Menke #10 – Framed Picture of Ohio Stadium: Large glass-framed photo of a crowd-filled Ohio Stadium #11 – Buckeye Bag: OSU women’s clutch signed by former Ohio State and NFL football player James Cotton #52, and lottery tickets #12 – Buckeye Pet Care: Kit packed with a dog leash, dog dishes, dog leash hook and dog treats #13 – Cambridge Tea House: printed coasters, linen napkin, tin of black tea, decorated saucer and tea brewing basket #14 – Date Night: gift certificates for AMC Theatres, Bonefish Grill and McCormick and Schmick #15 – Buckeye Tailgate Party: Ohio State Buckeyes slow cooker, charcoal grill, corn hole and tailgate items #16 – Cleveland Orchestra Tickets: 2 tickets to the world famous Cleveland Orchestra at Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls #17 – Summer Cooler Kit: Filled with rum, tequila, margarita mix,drink glasses, wine and a tablecloth #18 – Grandma’s Sunday Fun: Contains outdoor water guns and games #19 – Signed Chicago Cubs Hat and Bat: Baseball hat and bat signed by second baseman and outfielder, Ian Happ of the Chicago Cubs #20 – Blown-glass Poppy: Orange blown glass poppy donated by Dr. Gary and College of Nursing alumna, Julie Beall, class of 1982 #21 – $100 Worthington Jewelers Gift Certificate: $100 gift certificate to any purchase at Worthington Jewelers #22 – Warther Cutlery Ohio State Cheese Board: Wood-burned cheeseboard with Ohio State logo and appetizers #23 – Evidence-Based Practice Workshop Voucher: Single voucher for a Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare 5-day workshop that provides an immersion into improving healthcare quality and patient outcomes #24 – Oil Painting Session with Michael McEwan: A private three hour oil-painting session led by Michael McEwan for eight participants #25 – Buckeye Decor: Ohio State Buckeyes word cut out, small Block O stained glass and How Firm Thy Friendship engraved bracelet