M3 Online Auction Results

The M3 Online Auction ran from Tuesday, March 4th through Monday, March 10th at 3pm.  When the gavel came down at the close, the auction raised $8700 for Armatage.

Ninety-two Armatage families actively participated in the auction, either by contributing to class reward incentives, or by placing the winning bid on competitive items. These families have been contacted via email with instructions for payment. If you hoped to win an item by bid, but did not succeed, and you still want to contribute to the cause,donations to Armatage through March 17th can still be credited to the Maude effort. DONATE ONLINE and indicate "Armatage - Maude" in the designation field.

Donations for class rewards were initiated and organized by the teaching teams. A few teachers and staff members also donated items for high bid. Over $4500 was raised strictly from bids and donations toward teacher-donations - a remarkable feat. Thank you, once again, to our fantastic teachers and staff for giving of your time and yourselves to support this effort. 

Many Armatage parents - as individuals or business owners - and grandparents also generously donated items for auction, as did other local businesses and friends of Armatage. We encourage you to let these people and businesses know that we appreciate their support. 

Below is the list of items in the auction, with winning bids and total donations listed: 

Donations for Class Rewards
Kindergarten: Dr Seuss Fun Day - Total raised $725 from 22 families (goal: $600)
1st and 2nd Grades: Games for a Grand - Total raised $1740 from 37 families (goal: $1000)
3rd Grade: Ice Cream Social - Total raised $705 from 23 families (tiered goals; earned two flavors of ice cream, sprinkles)
4th and 5th Grades: Movie Day - Total raised $845 from 33 families (tiered goals; earned movie and popcorn)
Items to the High Bidder
Microdermabrasion (donated by Dematology Specialists and Armatage parent Jennifer Lee)
Winning bid: $145
Violin / Viola / Cello Lessons (donated by Nina Westbrook)  
Winning bid: $55
Como Zoo with Miss Connie (donated by PreK teacher Connie Rubenstein)  
Winning bid: $160
Jammie Time with Ms Borth (donated by K teacher Margo Borth)  
Winning bid $180
Lunch with Principal Franks (donated by Joan Franks)  
Winning bid: $110
Dance Class for Six (donated by Paige Borth)  
Winning bid: $45
$100 Dining Gift Card for Amore Victoria (donated by Amore Victoria)  
Winning bid: $80
Pizza and Family Game Night (donated by Galactic Pizza and the Duwe Family)  
Winning bid: $105
Three-month Family YWCA Membership (donated by YWCA)  
Winning bid: $130
Gym Birthday Party (donated by Kenwood Gymnastics)  
Winning bid: $85
Baby Quilt (donated by Kay Lettington, Armatage grandparent)  
Winning bid: $175
$50 Toward Artfulu Party (donated by Artfulu)  
Winning bid $25
Family Photo Session (donated by Angela Aird, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $170
Architectural Design Consultation (donated by White Crane Construction and Katie Jaydan, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $250
French Class (donated by Alliance Francaise)  
Winning bid: $100
$50 Gift Card for Bite Squad (donated by Bite Squad)  
Winning bid: $80
Three Piano Lessons (donated by Peggy Vogel-Otto)  
Winning bid: $60
Portrait Session (donated by AnnDeeLee Photography)  
Winning bid: $240
Weekend Cabin Getaway (donated by Terri and Grant Marsten, Armatage parents)  
Winning bid: $430
Shoe Zoo $25 Gift Card + Baby Blanket (donated by Shoe Zoo and Bethany Penna)  
Winning bid: $30
Curated Basket of Fun (donated by Armatage specialists Leach, Webster, White, Neuman, and Parker)  
Winning bid: $130
VIP Seats for PreK-2nd Grade Music Show (donated by Anita Webster)  
Winning bid: $105
VIP Seats for 3rd-5th Grade Music Show (donated by Anita Websiter)  
Winning bid: $80
Gigi's Gift Card and Guthrie Backstage Tour (donated by Gigi's Cafe and Guthrie Theatre)  
Winning bid: $45
Handmade Baby Gifts (donated by Sue Ruff, Armatage grandparent)  Winning bid: $40
Pamper Your Puppy Gift Basket (donated by Kai and Amy Gudmestad)  Winning bid: $50
Five Gallons Sebastian Joe's Ice Cream (donated by Sebastian Joe's)  Winning bid: $100
Skyzone Trampoilne Passes and Gift Cards for Milio's (donated by Skyzone and Milio's)  Winning bid: $60
One Hour Massage (donated by Optimum Health Chiropractic)  
Winning bid: $60
Circus Show and Lunch (Donated by Circus Juventas and Noodles and Co.)  
Winning bid: $140
$50 at Broders' and $25 at Marathon Sports (donated by Broders' and Marathon Sports)  
Winning bid: $100
Backstage Tour and Live Broadcast (donated by WCCO TV)  
Winning bid: $45
Overnight Getaway and Breakfast (donated by Minneapolis Marriott SW)
Winning bid: $110
Bowling Party for Large Group (donated by Park Tavern)  
Winning bid: $200
Open Art Studio Party (donated by Kiddywampus)  
Winning bid: $55
Handmade Silver Necklace (donated by Martha Moriarty, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $15
Handmade Geometric Necklace (donated by Martha Moriarty, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $30
Tickets to Chris Botti at Orchestra Hall (donated by Heather Miller-Shiel, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $110
Kids Yoga Class (donated by Julie Railsback, Armatage School Social Worker)  
Winning bid: $55
Pilates Intro Package (donated by Green Tara Pilates)  
Winning bid: $85
30-Minute Massage (two items, both donated by Unwind Within owner Julie Gramentz)  
Winning bids: $50 and $45
MN Wild Prize Pack (donated by Minnesota Wild Hockey)  
Winning bid: $25
Photograph - Lake Superior (donated by Terence Gryson, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $70
Photograph - Louvre (donated by Terence Gryson, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $55
Photograph - Rural American Scene (donated by Terence Gryson, Armatage parent)  
Winning bid: $100