Bid on a Bargain and Benefit the Poor

Up for grabs is a stay at the 5-star Hotel Villa Rolandi Thalasso Spa-Gourmet & Beach Club in Isla Mujeres, Mexico.

COCONUT CREEK, Fla. (May 16, 2011) – We’ve all heard that it’s better to give than to receive, but every now and again an opportunity comes along where both parties – the giver and the receiver – benefit. Food For The Poor is gearing up for its second online auction.

Many of the items up for grabs range from elegant to eclectic, and will appeal to a wide variety of bidders. Private island getaways, concert tickets, celebrity and sports memorabilia, jewelry, works of art, and even an Apple iPad are some of the prizes heading to the online auction block May 23 through June 13.

The auction features 2 tickets for a Celine
Dion concert at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas.

To see the complete photo list of items up for auction visit www.foodforthepoor.org/auction. Once you find what you like, place your bid. You must be vigilant and check on your desired item(s) often because at the end of the auction on June 13, the prize will go to the highest bidder.

Proceeds will go to providing vitally needed food, water and shelter to the poorest of the poor. Your support of this auction will help the survival of many families in the Caribbean and Latin America.

The auction includes 2, 7-day passes to the Duluth, Ga., leg of the 93rd PGA Championship.

For more information please contact Carolyn Woodberry at 1-877-654-2960 ext. 6678

or send an email to carolynw@foodforthepoor.com.

Food For The Poor, the third-largest international relief and development organization in the nation, does much more than feed millions of hungry poor in 17 countries of the Caribbean and Latin America. This interdenominational Christian agency provides emergency relief assistance, clean water, medicines, educational materials, homes, support for orphans and the aged, skills training and micro-enterprise development assistance, with more than 96 percent of all donations going directly to programs that help the poor.

For more information, please visit www.FoodForThePoor.org.

Contact:
Wanda Wright
Food For The Poor
Public Relations Department
954-427-2222 x 6079
wandaw@foodforthepoor.com