VANCOUVER, Wash. – Blue Moon Coins will conduct an auction on Tuesday, July 3, in which the entire net proceeds of a major consignor will be donated to charitible organizations in Portland, Ore. The 273-lot auction will begin at 10 a.m. PDT and Internet live bidding will be provided by LiveAuctioneers.com.
Net proceeds of designated lots will be donated to the following healthcare and higher education organizations:
- Providence Portland Medical Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Providence Portland Medical Center, raises funds to support the medical center’s programs and services and seeks to provide healthcare to the poor and vulnerable;
- University of Portland, an independent Catholic University committed to creating service-oriented leaders in the arts, sciences, and humanities through educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels;
- Clark College Foundation, the fund-raising arm of Clark College whose mission is to create affordable job training for local citizens and a skilled labor force to serve Portland Metro businesses.
Winning bidders on designated lots will be participating in the missions of these charitable organizations (lots from this consignor are listed in the auctioneer’s catalog with an asterisk).
Back, due to popular demand, is Blue Moon Coins’ custom-designed 2011 American Silver Eagle Anniversary set.
The auction will also feature an unsigned antique painting depicting American Indians, a man’s Rolex watch in 18-karat gold and an 1890s sterling silver water pitcher.
For details email Aaron Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ken Vilkin at email@example.com or phone 888-553-2646 (COIN).
ADDITIONAL LOTS OF NOTE