Thank you to all of our patrons, sponsors, volunteers, performers and Capri Restaurant staff for creating one of our most successful fundraising events yet!


Solidarity Capital Group

Piedmont Services Group


BB&T Scott & Stringfellow

The Mizerk Family

Wine Pull Donors:

Taylor's Wine and Bait Shop,

Westgate Wines, Wakefield Tavern,

Plates Neighborhood Kitchen,  

Sasool Restaurant, Bolt Bistro and Steak House,

The Big Easy, Saint-Jacques,

Napper Tandy’s Irish Pub,

Mims Distributing, Common 414,

Empress Room, Tuscan Blu,

Bill James, Marc Kielty,

Regina Brooks, Maria Barber,

Barbara Diciero, Linda Thornton

Brian & Melissa Reilly,

Joe Mizerk & Deb Royals Mizerk,

Vickie Adamson,

Greg Zeph, Nancy Williams,

Marguerite LeBlanc,

Susan Trumpler, Mark and Theresa Baumgarnter,

Debbie Derosa, Lisa Gianturco, Scott Daugherty,

Johnson Brothers/ConstellationDistributing


JTP Singers:

Jade Arnold, Carolyn Colquitt, Me Me Cowens, Sidney Edwards, Carly Prentis Jones, Alison Lawrence, Deb Royals, Carrie Santiago, Phillip Bernard Smith, and JTP Students Sam Davis, Janaya Farrar and Monica Powell.

Thank you to our Silent Auction and event Donors!

Trader Joe's, Randy's Pizza, Capri Restaurant, The Cheesecake Factory, Raleigh Chamber Music Guild


1. Weekend in Holden Beach, NC. 2 BR/1.5 Bath. Three  night stay donated by Kate and Steve Day.

2. Outer Banks Get-a-way. Three nights at Duck by the Sea, 5 BR/3 BA home in the Village of Duck, NC. Donated by the LeBlanc/Johnson family.

3.  “Top of Boone” House. One week stay. 4 BR/3 BA sleeps 9, with 6 passes to Ensemble Players Main Stage Season. Donated by Liz King and Blaine Gerber.

4. Blowing Rock house with hot tub. Enjoy a two night stay near the slopes. 4 BR/3 BA sleeps 12, with 4 tickets to Ensemble Players Main Stage Season

5. Weekend in the NC Mountains. Enjoy a two-night stay in a 2 BR/ 2 BA cabin in Todd, NC, with 2 passes to Ensemble Players.  Donated by Attorney Ed Wolf.

6. Downtown Raleigh Get-A-Way. Marriott Raleigh City Center – one night with 2 tickets to NC Theatre, bottle of wine.


7. “In Flight” by Susan W. Woodson, NCSU Chancellor’s wife.

8. “Starry Night” and “Paris Street” by Cary Wine and Design.

9. South African Artist Emmanuel Zimbulu Nzeza. Now living in Raleigh,  represented by Waverly Artists Group. Donated by Barbare Diciero.

10. “Ink and Inspiration” framed burlap print.

11. Five works of Art from Marilyn Knittel.

12. Photography Package by Emilie Carol. 45-minute location shoot for up to 5 people, 25 digital images, 18x10 print.

13. $50 towards Jewelry for a Cause at the online jewelry store

14. $50 towards your next custom framing order at Art Source in North Hills


15. Magnum of 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon from Goldschmidt Vineyard - Signed. Donated by Westgate Winery.

16. Flower arrangement by “Above and Beyond Xperience” ABX. 

17. Nintendo 3 DS XL – Donated by Staples.

18. Children’s Basket of Books from Light Messages Publishing and soft blanket by Linda Thornton.

19. Triangle Readers Delight: 2 recent issues and a two year subscription to The Raleigh Review. “AHero for the People” by Arthur Powers.

20. Two tickets to the Cookbook Rodeo featuring authors, demos and tastings and Downton Abbey Cookbook.

21. Bailey’s Fine Jewelry Gift Certificate.

22. Artisan Rosary Bracelets designed by Dan McHugh.

23. Bruce Springsteen painted album bowl with frame by Sean Zeph.

24. Office Supplies from Staples on Harrison Ave.


25. Beauty Basket: Mary Kay Soft Hands & $50 certificate to the Skin Sense Spa.

26. Beauty Package: Parlor Blow Out, 2 Spray Tan Sessions from Jill’s Beach, and SoHo Nails certificate.

27. $100 Gift Certificate to Happy + Hale on Fayetteville Street. Enough for the exclusive two day fresh juice cleanse.


28. Carolina Panthers Team Football with Lithograph signatures.

29. Signed Carolina Hurricanes Hockey Stick, #16 Elias Lindholm.

30. NC State Football Package – 2 50-yard line tickets from The Carpenter Companies, NC State Apron and hat by Nybor Creations, Electric Blanket and thermos from Staples.

31. Durham Bulls - 4 tickets and $20 Gift Certificate for sports merchandise from Game Day Sports Outlet.

32. Carolina Mudcats 4 box seat tickets and $20 Gift Certificate for sports merchandise to Game Day Sports Outlet.

33. Handmade UNC chef apron and hat from Nybor Creations

34. Handmade Duke chef apron and hat from Nybor Creations.


35. Theatre in the Park, 2 tickets to “Equivocation” and $25 to Dean’s Seafood or Twisted Fork restaurants.

36. Burning Coal Theatre, 4 tickets to all 3 one-person shows June 11-28 and $25 to the Hibernian Irish Pub.

37. Raleigh Little Theatre SPAMALOT and $25 to Dean’s Seafood or Twisted Fork restaurants.

38. Arts NC State - 2 tickets to Summer Theatrefest, $50 to The Oxford Restaurant.

39. Two tickets to the Clayton Center Fall Palladian Series, and 6 tickets for Private tour and tasting at the Deep River Brewing Company.

40. Carolina Theater –THIS Wednesday – 4 tickets for Magician James Galea. 2 tickets to a movie at any other date, with concessions. Ride home with Uber! $20 certificate .

41. NC Museum of Art Summer Outdoor Movies - Six tickets.

42. Performance Edge Summer Showcase 2 reserved seats

43. NC Symphony Summerfest Series with Parking Pass, 4 tickets.


44. Wine Class for 5 or 5 individual classes at Total Wine. $20 towards Uber ride home.

45. Beltline Brew Tour for two and Uber Ride Home.

46. Bull City Homebrew Class for four – Wine or Beer Making.

47. The Malpass Brothers at the Cary Arts Center (2 tickets) and dinner for 2 at Trali Irish Pub in Morrisville ($50 certificate),

48. Marbles kids museum (4 admission tickets).

49. Dinner for 2 at Trali Irish Pub in Brier Creek.

50. Eight Private Piano Lessons, 30 minutes each. Family Piano Academy.

51. Tweetsie Railroad tickets for four.

52. Private chef’s dinner with Eamon Kelly for 8 people. You supply the house and beverages, Chef Eamon supplies the rest!

53. Lunch with the Mayor of Raleigh, Nancy McFarlane.

54. Lunch with the School Board Chairman, Christine Kushner.

55. Julia Carpenter (UNC –TV personality) Voice on your home or office answering machine. Professional recording session donated by Blue Forest Studios.

56. Healing Hands Massage: Two-hour onsite chair massage for 8 to 10 people. Great for your office or a home party. Donor Tim Hackett.