About SPIRIT OF DESIGN


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MARK YOUR CALENDAR: SPIRIT OF DESIGN
THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2017
MOONLIGHT STUDIOS
1446 W Kinzie St., Chicago IL 60642
6:30-10pm

 

Event Co-Chairs Mary Pat Wallace + Barbara Todd welcome you to a high energy evening filled with amazing cuisine, cocktails, live auction, raffle and entertainment! This evening is an excellent opportunity to entertain clients and colleagues in an environment specifically targeted at the design community while supporting a local nonprofit. Join us on May 11th to witness the power of design.

 

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About Designs For Dignity


OUR MISSION: Designs for Dignity transforms nonprofit environments through pro bono design services and in-kind donations — empowering lives through design.

WHY WE EXIST: Designs for Dignity was founded on the belief that every individual should have access to environments that support the wellness of the human spirit. Design is a transformational force in human life. Our physical surroundings directly impact how we feel, react, aspire, and engage. Spaces of hope, dignity, and comfort are foundations for nurturing the growth and success of every human being.

HOW WE DO IT: We harness the combined power of pro bono design and construction talent and donated materials to breathe new life into existing nonprofit spaces giving them the platform from which they can better serve individuals in their focus mission. We collaboratively design human-centric spaces rooted in the needs of each organization.

HOW WE WORK: It starts with a team. Interior designers, architects, and other industry professionals donate time to create healing environments for our service grant recipients. Manufacturers, vendors, craftsmen, clients, and showrooms provide furnishings and materials that are reused in the spaces. Individuals and community advocates round out our team to implement and carry through our mission for each project.

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Cash Donation

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2 VIP tickets to Lollapalooza Saturday, August 5th

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2 Field Seats for James Taylor at Wrigley Field

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Go Cubs Go!

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Take Me Out To The Ball Game

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Sonos Play One Speaker

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Sonos Play Three Speaker

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Fresh Water Pearl Necklace

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Ilio Floor Lamp

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Demetra Table Lamp

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Ann Sacks VIP Experience Trip to Portland

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(10) ticket Block to SOD18

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$200 Ocean Cut Gift Card

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Slack Lifestyle Sirocco Pod

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Concrete Fire Pit

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Oscar Sofa

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Chevron 3′ X 5′ Rug

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Array 4′ X 6′ Rug

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Holly Hunt Two Cushion Barbarella Bench

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Holly Hunt Tinted Lens Table

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Sarah Raskey Original Artwork

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Nomad Rick Sedona Clutch

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Lilly’s Crown by Justin Suico

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Jake Arrieta Signed Bat

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Kris Bryant Signed Cubs Jersey

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Anthony Rizzo signed 2016 World Series baseball

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Framed Chicago Tribune of the 2016 World Series

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Jonathan Toews Signed Stickblade

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Patrick Kane Autographed Puck

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Marian Hossa Signed Blackhawks Jersey

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Schwinn Women’s Legacy Cruiser

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Tumi Voyageur Tote in Cadet Blue

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Cambria Wine and Cheese Basket

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Modern Plum Linen Pillowcases and Throw

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Artwork by Cathy Bruni Norris

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1 Raffle ticket

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3 Raffle Tickets

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7 Raffle Tickets

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How to Bid


How-To-Bid-Clean-WebRes-791x1024ClickBid Mobile Bidding 101

This event is proud to use Mobile Bidding for their silent auction. Bidding is easier than ever. Once you have checked in you will receive a welcome text message with a link. Simply tap on the link to load your confirmation page.

Place bids in seconds.

Quickly enter the item number you wish to bid on and we’ll take you right to it; showing you all the details you need to make your next bid. You can also browse by category, No-Bid items and Buy Now items. You can even make a donation. NOTE: This screen is always available by pressing the house icon just under the official time.

On the item detail page you can see the current winning bid, winning bidder, Buy Now option (if available) and bidding increment. Simply type in the max amount you are willing to pay and press “Place Bid”. We will confirm your bid and set you as the current winner. The system will continue to bid on your behalf up to your maximum value. We call it Max Bidding.

What if I am outbid?!

We keep track of your bids for you and once you have been outbid we’ll immediately send a text message to your phone and show you an on-screen alert. You can easily jump back into your account and make sure you don’t miss out.

Watch your bids like a pro with My Bids.

You won’t miss a beat with your “My Bids” page which shows you items you are winning, watching and losing. We keep this page focused on the items you’re interested in so you don’t get distracted and lose an item.

HELP!!

If you ever need help you can locate a bidding assistant to remove a bid, lookup items, or bid on your behalf. We’ve got your back!