LA SCCC Silent Auction: Overview

LA SCCC Silent Auction

All funds raised go to the Louisiana State Combined Charitable Campaign!  #GiveHOPELA

Thank you for generously supporting charities statewide!

Place Your Bid

Bidding will take place online only.  Each gift basket has a unique link to place a bid.  Click on the Bid Here button to place your bid.  Please place bids in increments of $5.  For instance if the starting bid is $20.00, you might bid $25 or $30, but not $22.

Check Back Frequently

Each gift basket has a spreadsheet displaying the current highest bid and bidding history.  Click the Current Highest Bid button to see if you are still in the lead.  If you really want that basket, you may need to complete the form available at the Bid Here button multiple times.

Bidding closes at 2:00 PM on Friday November 20th.  Highest bidder wins.


Winners will be contacted via email.  Payments will be accepted via Paypal to Laurie Blandino:  Laurie will write one check to the LA SCCC according to their instructions for special events such as this silent auction.

Upon confirmation of payment from Paypal, Laurie will deliver your basket to your office.  If you get your payment in on Friday by 3:30 PM, the basket will be delivered Friday.

Questions? Let us know: Laurie ( or Emily (

Item #1: Godiva Chocolatier

Calling chocolate lovers! This basket from Sponsored Programs offers a delicious assortment of Godiva chocolates:

- Crème brûlée dessert truffle

- Chocolate lava cake dessert truffles

- White chocolate truffles

- Milk chocolate caramel lion of Belgium

- Milk chocolate covered pretzels

- Dark chocolate ganache heart bars

- Chocolate truffle drink, and more!

Starting bid $20.00



Item #3: Fireball

Spice up your day with this flaming hot basket from Academic Affairs and Innovation! This basket includes everything you need to raise the temperature of your weekend plans:

- 5 Fireball minis

- Hot tamales and candy canes

- Fireball chapstick

- Glasses and shot glasses, and more!

Starting bid $10.00



Item #5: Cozy Reading Time

The LOUIS Cozy Reading Time Basket returns! Winter evenings may be dark, but they’re great for snuggling up with a good book. This basket has you covered with:

- Kindle 10th Generation - 2019 release, with case

- Reading light

- Warm beverage kit: tea, cocoa, Mike Waugh’s honey, and stainless travel mug

- Notebooks

- Warm socks and a soft blanket

- Bestseller recommended by Zee

- $25 Amazon Gift Card

Starting Bid $60.00



Item #7: Baking

The Commissioner wants your holiday season to be extra sweet with this baking-themed basket! It has everything you need and more to make sure Santa has a plate of cookies waiting for him, with some left over for you:

- Large handled mixing bowl, silicone baking mat

- 2 small whisks, set of mixing spoons (1/4 tsp – 1 cup), 2 spatulas

- Large rolling pin, large mixing spoon, 4-piece cookie cutter set

- 2 Christmas kitchen towels and matching oven mitts

- 2 containers of Christmas sprinkles

- Box mixes for: sugar cookies, gingerbread cookies, golden butter cake

- Green, red, and white cookie icing

- Bag of pecans, bag of chocolate chips

- $30 Walmart gift card

Starting Bid $50.00



Item #9: Cash Bonanza

Can you guess whose basket this is? Finance is right! They’re spreading the wealth this season with an on-brand basket. If you win this basket, you’re in for some surprises. How much are the items it includes? You have to be the winning bidder to know!

- 3 gift cards

- Bag of cash

- Mini calculator

- Aleve

- 100 Grand bars, $1,000,000 chocolate bars, Paydays, and chocolate coins

Starting Bid $30.00



Item #2: Downtown Date Night

Enjoy a romantic night on the town with someone special! PRP’s Date Night basket includes:

- Gift certificate for a one-night stay at the Hilton Capitol Center with a breakfast buffet for two in the Kingfish restaurant

- Gift certificate to the Capital City Grill restaurant ($75)

- Kendra Scott matching Ever necklace and Betty earrings

- Bottle of Josh Cellars red blend

- Assorted Lindor Truffles

Starting bid $100.00



Item #4: Deluxe Fireball

Academic Affairs and Innovation is “Making Spirits Bright” with this Deluxe Fireball basket. Make your holidays extra toasty with:

- Full-size Fireball

- Martinelli's cider

- Hot Tamales, Red Hots, and candy canes

- Holiday beer glass and beer stein

- Fireball chapsticks

Starting bid $15.00



Item #6: S'mores

Communications and Public Affairs have brought together everything you need to enjoy a fall evening outside! This basket is actually a mini fire pit. If you’re not hungry yet, you will be after reading what it holds:

-  4 types of stuffed marshmallows (classic vanilla with milk chocolate, and chocolate with chocolate)

- Hershey’s chocolate

- Graham crackers

- S’mores kit

- 4 roasting tongs

- Fire pit

Starting Bid $30



Item #8 Santa Paws

Has your pup been a good boy? Treat your four-legged friend to a very happy holiday with this basket from the Commissioner! 

- Christmas squeaky toys, plush Christmas bone, and jar of assorted toys

- Poop bags

- Christmas sweater and collar

- Pup-Peroni, Christmas dog biscuits

- Christmas frame

- Paw print ornament kit

Starting Bid $30.00



Item #10: Relax

Take a few deep breaths and relax!  2020 will be over before you know it!  There is no way around it, 2020 has been a year absolutely packed with stress and anxiety.  Legal and External Affairs has you covered with all the basics to take a night off with a soak in the bath while enjoying a nice mug of hot tea.

- Two types of Dr. Teal's Body Wash

- Dr. Teal's Bath Tea

- Two types of Dr. Teal's Epsom Salts

- Sleepy Time Tea

- Memory Foam Neck Massager 

Starting Bid $30.00