Thanksgiving 2004 Raffle Prizes

We have 141 prizes, worth more than $3,100!

$50 gift certificate from Cafe Parizade, Durham
$50 gift certificate from George's Garage, Durham
$50 gift certificate from Spice Street, Chapel Hill
$50 gift certificate Vin Rouge, Durham
$25 gift certificate from Sage Vegetarian Cafe, Chapel Hill
(2) $25 gift certificate from Udipi South Indian Vegetarian Restaurant, Cary
$25 gift certificate from Tower South Indian Vegetarian Restaurant, Morrisville
 Gift certificate for dinner for two at Sitar India Palace, Durham
(2) Gift certificate for combo dinner plate at Cool Breeze Indian Chaat Vegetarian Restaurant, Cary (value $15)
$30 gift certificate from Margaret's Cantina, Chapel Hill
(3) 2 gift certificates each for a tapas dish and glass of sangria from Bakus Restaurant, Tapas, Wine Bar, and Night Club, Durham (value $30)
$15 gift certificate from Neomonde Bakery & Deli, Raleigh and Morrisville
$25 gift certificate from Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant, Raleigh
 Dinner for two at Vimala's Monthly Take-outs - vegetarian, organic, seasonal food (value $40-45)
(2) 32-ounce mug and coupons for 2 free smoothies from Planet Smoothie, Raleigh and Cary (value approx $17)
 (3) 2 $5 gift certificates from Third Place Coffeehouse, Raleigh
$50 gift certificate for shopping at Weaver Street Market or for dinner for two at Panzanella Restaurant, Carrboro
$25 gift certificate from Whole Foods Market, Raleigh

$25 gift certificate from Whole Foods Market, Chapel Hill

(4) 3 12oz bottles of Wild Thyme's Cranberry Apple Walnut Sauce donated by Whole Foods Market, Durham (value $16.47)

$25 gift certificate toward catering and cannister of halvah from The Oasis Middle Eastern Cuisine (value $35)

$25 gift certificate toward catering from The Oasis Middle Eastern Cuisine

(6) VegDining.com's international vegetarian restaurant discount card (value $10.95)
Tofurky Vegetarian Feast from Turtle Island Foods (value $24.99)

Tofurky variety pack of deli slices from Turtle Island Foods (value $35)

(2) UnTurkey T-Shirt from Green Options/Now and Zen
Case of mixed product from LightLife Foods
5 coupons for a free product from Amy's Kitchen along with a case of Amy's Organic Soup (approx $40 value)
(2) Gift certificate for 6 vegan Kettle Cuisine Soups and 1 large "I Like It Fresh" t-shirt
(6) 4 mixed loaves of organic vegan breads from Vermont Bread Company (value $14)
(2) Gift certificate from Tree Huggin Treats for sampler package of eight vegan organic candy bars (value $35)
The Mail Order Catalog / Harvest Direct $50 gift certificate
$25(?) gift certificate from Vegan Essentials
 Gift set from TaylOrganic Farm of jams and ciders (value $23)

Gift set from TaylOrganic Farm of jams and ciders (value $20)

Sampler of Road's End Organics vegan "Chreese" products (value $16)
(4) Half case (6 bags) 8-oz Kettle(tm) brand Organic Little Dippers Round Tortilla Chips (value $17.50)
 Half case (6 bags) Stacy's Pita Chips and t-shirt (approx $23 value)
Half case (6 bags) Stacy's Pita Chips (approx $17 value)
(2) Half case (6 packages) herbal tea from Celestial Seasonings (approx $18 value)
(12) Box of 12 Tofutti Brand SoyGood vegan chocolate bars (retail $16.75)
(2) 3 jars vegan-certified hand-made gourmet peanut butter from The Peanut Butter & Co (value $16.50)
 (2) Case of mixed fruit leather and fruit leather plush monkeys (approx $17.50 value)
Canvas Tote Bag from Pioneer Nutritional Formulas, along with vegan digestive enzymes and echinacea
$25 gift certificate for a plant (orchid, bromeliad, or other) or pot from The Orchid Trail
(6) 5# organic non-animal Yum Yum Mix fertilizer from the manufacturer
Garden of Ease Hydroponic System for growing plants from Carolina Hydrogardens (value $50)
Gift assortment of organic vegan Belisama Bath & Body body oils, hair care, and air spritz from Belisama Bodyworks (value $50)
 $50 gift certificate for any vegan shoes from Firefly Shoes
(11) Bottle of Hippie Slick biodegradable soy-based Chain Sauce for bicycles (retail $7.99)
"Just for the Health of It" cooking class from Jodi O'Neill (value $45)
Gift certificate for two for a Retreat Day at Windsong Retreat and Learning Center (value $140)
Free yoga session and videotape from Yoga for Joy, by Joy Anandi
Consultation, including X-rays if needed, and 3 adjustments by Dr. Ed Washington of Broad Street Chiropractic (value $140, $205 with X-rays)
From Fund for Animals Black Beauty Ranch, Murchison, TX (thanks to Evelyn and El Giefer):

- X-Large Blue Black Beauty t-shirt and taupe cap with blue logo ($35)
- "Ranch of Dreams" hardcover book by Cleveland Amory and Black Beauty Ranch taupe visor with blue logo ($35)
- "The Best Cat Ever" by Cleveland Amory and large red Black Beauty Ranch t-shirt ($30)
- X-Large Green Black Beauty t-shirt and 16 oz. travel mug ($29)
- Stuffed elephant wearing Black Beauty shirt, 8 Note cards w/ ranch animals, and Basket ($23)

3-month 7 days/week subscription to Durham Herald-Sun worth $40
2-year subscription and bag of goodies from VegNews
Tom Regan's Empty Cages, signed and donated by the author
Five separate raffle winners will each receive one of the following books, signed and donated by the author, Rynn Berry:

Famous Vegetarians and Their Favorite Recipes

Food for the Gods: Vegetarianism and The World's Religions

The New Vegetarians

The Vegan Guide to New York City-2004

Hitler: Neither Vegetarian Nor Animal Lover

      

Carol Adams' The Inner Art Trilogy: Spiritual Practices for Body and Soul donated by publisher, Lantern Books
(3) 3 autographed books by Patricia Leslie, "The Wholesome Oven: Successful Baking without Dairy or Eggs: Book One: Cookies, Cookies, Cookies" (Jan. 2003), "The Wholesome Oven: Successful Baking without Dairy or Eggs: Book Two: Muffins, Coffee Cakes, & Other Quick Breads" (2003), and "Wholesome Dog Biscuit: A Barker's Dozen" (Nov. 2004)
(5) Jain Center of NC Pravin Shah's "The Book of Compassion" and "Essence of World Religions"
(3) Local author Kitty Lynn's stories in "Original Sin: The Seven Deadlies Come Home to Roost" and "Racing Home: New Stories by Award-Winning NC Writers", both books signed by her. Published by The Paper Journey Press. (value 33.90)
Books from Quail Ridge Books & Music, Raleigh
Eight books from Regulator Bookshop, Durham
Four separate raffle prizes from Wrapsacks:

(2) 1 small, 1 candle-sized, and 1 tall Wrapsack (value $10)
2 medium Wrapsacks (value $8)
1 candle-sized and 1 tall Wrapsack (value $7)

 Kitten planter that can also be used as a bed for your companion cat from Artists for Animals, Raleigh ($30)
(2) Antique heavy wrought iron garden filagrees from The Last Unicorn, Chapel Hill (value $25)
Woven basket with a batik, a Mexican Molinillo, and hot cocoa mix from 10,000 Villages of Raleigh fair trade retail store (value approx $30)

In addition, the first 320 people will get a snack pack of pretzels and SoyNut Butter from The SoyNut Butter Company

Plus, the first 48 people will get a mini bottle of Toad Sweat Dessert Hot Sauces (original recipe by member Todd Guiton)

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