Slow Food USA writes:
SLOW FOOD USA’s 4th ANNUAL ONLINE AUCTION
June 16th-26th 2008
Slow Food USA is working hard toward the goals of protecting native foods that are at risk of extinction, renewing and building America’s food communities, and educating youth through taste celebration. You can help too, by participating in our 4th annual online auction.
By bidding on an item listed through eBay Giving Works you help contribute to needed funds for Slow Food USA local and national programs that protect the traditions, diversity, tastes and pleasure of food. 100% of the winning bid goes directly to Slow Food USA—now that’s guilt-free shopping!
Click here for more details and to peruse the list of items. Some of them are awfully cool!! Items include a stay at Morgan Farm in Ashland, OH, for up to eight people; a one-night stay at a B&B in Kentucky; a cocktail party with Alan Katz (he’ll fly wherever you are and mix cocktails for up to 16 guests); a variety of autographed books and subscriptions; and of course food — a Zingerman’s gift certificate, infused sea salts, artisinal olive oils, grass-fed veal steaks… all up for bidding through the 26th.