August 31, 2010

Online Auction to Benefit the Employee Assistance Program Hardship Fund

The Medical Center Staff Advisory Council
announces an online auction to benefit the
Employee Assistance Program Hardship Fund

Click the link and sign up to bid on items including accommodations at Deluxe Hotels, athletic tickets, season movie passes, Dayani membership, giant stuffed animals, jewelry, a book a week for a year, earrings for a month, a cold drink every day for a year, a hot air balloon ride and so much more.

The sign-up area is in the upper left hand corner of the auction site. We have kept most of the bidding increments at 25 cents, so check back often to see if your bid is the current highest or bookmark the site and sign up for notification of your bidding status.

Needles and Pins auction link:

It only takes a moment to sign up. Then you can bid on items and
watch the current bids. The auction will be posted until Oct. 8, at noon.
Cash, credit cards and checks will be accepted.

The auction will run in conjunction with our Needles and Pins Craft Fair
Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 and the Chili Café.

There are still a few spaces available for Needles and Pins Craft Fair.
If interested please contact

Volunteers will be needed to help serve chili at the Chilli Cafe. If you are available, please contact We encourage all departments to offer help because this fund benefits Vanderbilt employees.

We will also accept donations for the Hardship Fund at the Craft Fair and Chili Café.

Preview some of our Artisans at:

Sponsored by The Medical Center Staff Advisory Council with assistance from Hospital Administration