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UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

14th Annual Signature Fundraising Event

Taste for a Cure
Friday, May 1, 2009
Beverly Wilshire Hotel

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Taste for a Cure featured a live auction of exceptional items and packages. Each winning bid helps sustain the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center's vital research programs.

Live Auction Highlights:

Twentieth Century Fox Television Ultimate Fan Experience
“How I Met Your Mother” set visit and meet the cast
Live table reading of “Family Guy”
Original “Family Guy” animation cell signed by creator Seth MacFarlane
Complete DVD set of “24” autographed by Kiefer Sutherland

Value: Priceless

Instant Oakville Wine Cellar - A Collection from Napa Valley’s Preeminent Producers of Cabernet Sauvignon
27 bottles of Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon- one from each Taste for a Cure participating winery

Australian Escape - Luxurious International Vacation
Two round-trip Business class tickets to Sydney and Melbourne
via Qantas Airways' Boeing A-380
5-night stay at Four Seasons Sydney in Premiere Harbour View Room with daily breakfast
3-night stay at The Lyall Hotel and Spa in Melbourne in deluxe one bedroom suite
with daily breakfast
4-night stay at The Langham in Melbourne in club corner deluxe room
Dinner at Rockpool Bar & Grill in Sydney
Dinner at Hugo's Bar Pizza in Sydney
Dinner at Tetsuya's Restaurant in Sydney with matching wine course
Six Course Degustation Menu for two at Forty One Restaurant in Sydney
Dinner at Stokehouse in Melbourne
Dinner at Vue de monde in Melbourne

Value: $40,000

Exclusive Dinner Party for 10 in Your Home Prepared by Chef Conny Andersson
Four course dinner for 10 people prepared in your home by award-winning Chef Conny Andersson, Executive Chef of AK Restaurant + Bar
Complementing wine pairings

Value: Priceless

Wine Country Getaway for Four
Four First-class round-trip tickets on American Airlines
Two rooms for two nights for four people at Meadowood
Private lunch at Far Niente with winery tour and wine tasting
Exclusive tour of BOND winery

Value: Priceless

Click here to view the Taste for a Cure 2009 live auction catalog

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