Animal shelters to benefit from Tonya Cameron’s auction event June 24

Enjoy a taste of Tuscany in Manciano, spending eight days and seven nights at a private villa for up to four people. Estimate: $3,500-$5,000. TAC Auctions Inc. image


WAKEFIELD, Mass. – TAC Auctions Inc.’s annual Benefit Charity Auction for Homeless & Abused Pets on June 24 will offer an eight-day, seven-night stay for four an a private villa in the picturesque Tuscany region of Italy. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

All net proceeds will benefit four local 501(3)c tax deductible organizations.

“We are proud to honor this year’s recipients: MSPCA ‘Nevins Farm’ of Methuen, Mass.; Kitty Angels Inc. of Tyngsboro, Mass.; Paws of Wakefield, Mass.; and Northeast Animal Shelter of Salem, Mass.,” noted auctioneer Tonya Cameron. “Please join us for our fourth annual auction to benefit our furry friends in need, as we continue to do our part in bringing awareness to the plight of our little buddies.”


Dalmatian Staffordshire figure, 19th century, 6 inches. TAC Auctions Inc. image


This public auction event will be held at the Dockside Restaurant in Wakefield and features a nice selection of antiques, jewelry, collectibles, travel packages, day spa and dining certificates, and fresh estate items. The auction consists of nearly 60 lots, all of which will be sold to the highest winning bidder.

Travel packages include a 2018 or 2019 Masters Golf Tournament package for two people, a trip for two to the 2017 American Music Awards Show in Los Angeles, and a four-day California winery tour.


A top auction lot consists of two badges to any one day of the 2018 or 2019 Masters Golf Tournament. It includes a full American breakfast and lunch, hors d’oeuvres and full open bar; large-screen TV views of the tournament, valet parking, and access to a business center. Estimate: $5,000-$6,000


Vintage 14K gold and diamond Longines Wittnauer watch. Estimate: $2,000-$5,000. TAC Auctions Inc. image


Antiques and collectibles include a women’s 14K gold diamond Longines Wittnauer wristwatch, vintage designer handbags, porcelain figurines, jewelry and Hermes scarves and ties.


Vintage Gucci handbag. TAC Auctions Inc. image


There’s even lunch with Massachusetts state senator Kathleen O’Connor for a politically-minded bidder.

The auction will begin Saturday, June 24, at 2 p.m. Eastern time. For additional information on any item in the auction, call Tonya A. Cameron at 781-632-2112.