Gala and Auction

2020 Gala will be held February 8, 2020

Support high quality, local health care by joining us for the annual Foundation Gala. Event proceeds benefit the areas of greatest need throughout the hospital.  

Live Auction Items:

Chef in Training

This delightful child's kitchen will always be a favorite for your little one, thanks to the students of Hudson High School industrial technology and teacher Jake Liekweg. The kitchen is complete with Melissa and Doug toy baking and food accessories from Brick Bungalow. Lumber and finishing materials furnished by Moeller and Walter and Freese Tree Service, Erik and Kaitlynn Freese.

Hawkeye Football Frenzy

Picture a perfect fall day in Kinnick stadium – enjoying two great seats for the Hawk's Homecoming Football game vs Northwestern on October 24, donated by Chris and Kelly Dinsdale.  Pick up your Tailgate fixins' of a delicious prepared pork loin, courtesy of Morris Inn. Leah's Cards and Gifts in Parkersburg has furnished some Hawkeye swag to round out this package.

Up and Away

If a hot air balloon ride is on your bucket list – now's your chance to check it off! Team FlyingKoat of Indianola is offering a hot air balloon ride for two, beginning in Indianola. What a great adventure!

Yard Beautiful

Is tonight's garden scene giving you inspiration for your own backyard? Precision Landscaping and Concrete is donating $1,000 work of landscaping or concrete work for your home improvement project.

Active Kids

This outdoor play set is what the pediatrician ordered – active fun for your children! Constructed by the industrial technology students of Grundy Center High School and teacher Kris Seitz. Lumber was generously supplied by Spahn and Rose. Playset elements are courtesy of Dr. Eric Neverman and Lexie Hach.

Vikings Fan

Begin the 2020 football season in style – with a trip to a Vikings pre-season game, courtesy of Foundation Service Corporation of Reinbeck.  Four of you can enjoy the game from a deluxe suite, complete with food service.

See Clearly

Wolfe Eye Clinic and Peoples Savings Bank are making a LASIK vision procedure available to tonight's winning bidder.  The Laser Vision Correction Procedure includes:  initial evaluation examination, IntraLASIK procedure in both eyes, follow up visits for one year post-op, and enhancement procedure within two years if necessary. 

Resort Vacation USA

Get away from it all with a one-week vacation! Todd and Jan Onnen are providing a stay in a one-bedroom unit in a deluxe resort. Choose from a long list of RCI International accommodations, which are located in desirable vacation locations across the U.S. Your vacation needs to be used in 2020.

Galena Get Away

The ideal location for a weekend retreat is lovely Galena, Illinois. Bob and Beth Johanns are providing their three-bedroom home in Galena for up to six people for a weekend stay. Enjoy historic downtown Galena, championship golf, or snow skiing while visiting the area. Trip needs to be used in 2020.*  

*July 3-5 weekend is excluded

Craft Brewery Tour

Gather up to ten people for an outing you won't forget! Travel in style when a limo picks you up at your home and takes you to a private brewery tour and tasting flight at Single Speed Brewery in Waterloo. Next, you'll enjoy a flight tasting at Second State Brewing in Cedar Falls. A 6-hour limo ride is provided by Red's Limousine and sponsored by Jesco Manufacturing and Frontier Towing and Landscaping.

Farm to Table Dinner

The lovely home and patio of Chris and Kelly Dinsdale in Reinbeck is the perfect setting for a relaxing farm to table dinner for up to eight people.

The Dinsdale's will provide a dinner for you on a date that works for both parties.  *Dinner needs to be used by September 30, 2020. 

New York Broadway

Feel like a celebrity when you jet away to New York City!  This package includes airfare for two, a $600 gift card for your hotel stay, and two Broadway show tickets of your choice.   This package is courtesy of Grundy County Memorial Hospital and the GCMH Foundation Board.

Mississippi Cruise

Depart LeClair for two days cruising the mighty Mississippi with an excursion for two aboard the Twilight Riverboat. Overnight stay at the Grand Harbor Resort in Dubuque is included. All meals as well as admission to the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquatic Center are included, courtesy of Twilight Riverboat.

My Valentine

It's everything that your Valentine ever wanted - and your gift will last year round! This package provides one fresh flower bouquet each month for a year, courtesy of Stylish Living Floral.  Next, your sweetheart will love the stylish Kate Spade clutch and the beautiful rose gold and black marble pendant by designer Kendra Scott. Coffee and treats – courtesy of a $50 gift card from Natural Grind in Grundy Center, as well as coffee from Starbucks, are also included.  When it's time to de-stress, enjoy a one hour massage from Tranquility on Main in Reinbeck, and a bath bomb and slippers from Leah's Cards and Gifts. Finally, you can share ice cream treats with gift cards from Coldstone Creamery.