Charity Auction: 11/26/12-12/1/12

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    Charity silent auction in support of the Gene Edward Smithson 2012 Trust.
    All proceeds collected from this auction will be donated to assist Gene Smithson and his family during their time of need. Early in November Gene was critically injured in a training accident. The bills from helicopter transport, multiple surgeries, several days in ICU, rehabilitation and extended lost income will be a huge burden on Gene and his family.
    Gene is a long time Systema instructor in Austin, Texas who has helped and aided many people through the years. Always positive and patient Gene is one of those ‘good guys’ that helps keep our crazy world balanced.
    Charlotte Systema is offering this Charity Auction in combination with a benefit Systema Seminar at the Ultimate Gym in Charlotte, NC on December 1[SUP]st[/SUP] (find details HERE).
    Auction Begins: November 26[SUP]th[/SUP] at 5PM.
    Auction Ends: December 1[SUP]st[/SUP] at 4PM.

    Lot 1: 12 Weeks of Private Coaching to eliminate knee pain with Bill Parravano, The Knee Pain Guru. Bill has a tremendous success rate in reducing or eliminating chronic and debilitating knee pain without surgery. If you suffer from knee pain or know someone who does this program can be a life changer. Learn more about this amazing program at: http://thekneepainguru.com/. Retail value of $2500. Minimum starting bid $500.00.
    Lot 2: 1 Day Systema Workshop (5 hours of training) by Certified Instructor Mark Jakabcsin. The winning bidder will receive a certificate that entitles him to book Mark for a one day workshop of Systema, Russian Martial Art. Certificate covers the cost of instruction but does not cover travel or lodging cost if necessary. Workshop dates are mutually agreed upon but after March 31, 2013. Retail value of $650. Minimum opening bid of $99.
    Lot 3: 3 months of children’s Systema Russian Martial Art instruction at the Ultimate Gym, Charlotte, NC. Ages 8-16. Instruction by Certified Systema Instructor Roy Hatcher. Retail value of $ 150.00. Minimum starting bid: $50.00.
    Lot 4: Insight Wellness , Charlotte, NC: Certificate for 6 monthly treatments of acupuncture and 30 minutes of massage for each treatment. Treatment by Certified Acupuncturist and Certified Massage therapist Tom Cohen. Lean more about Tom and available treatments at: http://www.charlottencacupuncture.com/ All treatments to be conducted at Insight Wellness located in the Dilworth area of Charlotte, NC, by appointment. Each session is a $115 value with the package worth $690. Minimum opening bid of $125.
    Lot 5: Insight Wellness , Charlotte, NC: Generously Insight Wellness is making a second certificate for 6 monthly treatments of acupuncture and 30 minutes of massage for each treatment. Treatment by Certified Acupuncturist and Certified Massage therapist Tom Cohen. Lean more about Tom and available treatments at: http://www.charlottencacupuncture.com/ All treatments to be conducted at Insight Wellness located in the Dilworth area of Charlotte, NC, by appointment. Each session is a $115 value with the package worth $690. Minimum opening bid of $125.
    Lot 6: 5 Treatment Package at Charlotte Holistic Acupuncture Clinic. Acupuncture is great at treat stress, anxiety, depression, allergies, sleep disorders, digestive disorders, chronic disorders, side effects of chemo therapy, common cold, respiratory disorders, injuries, most kind of pain, and many other ailments. Treatments are to be completed at Charlotte Holistic Acupuncture Clinic located in Mathews, NC. Learn more at: www.charlotteholisticacupuncture.com Normal retail value of $380. Minimum starting bid of $75.00.
    Lot 7: 5 Treatment Package at Charlotte Holistic Acupuncture Clinic. Acupuncture is great at treat stress, anxiety, depression, allergies, sleep disorders, digestive disorders, chronic disorders, side effects of chemo therapy, common cold, respiratory disorders, injuries, most kind of pain, and many other ailments. Treatments are to be completed at Charlotte Holistic Acupuncture Clinic located in Mathews, NC. Learn more at: www.charlotteholisticacupuncture.com Normal retail value of $380. Minimum starting bid of $75.00.
    Lot 8: 5 Treatment Package at Charlotte Holistic Acupuncture Clinic. Acupuncture is great at treat stress, anxiety, depression, allergies, sleep disorders, digestive disorders, chronic disorders, side effects of chemo therapy, common cold, respiratory disorders, injuries, most kind of pain, and many other ailments. Treatments are to be completed at Charlotte Holistic Acupuncture Clinic located in Mathews, NC. Learn more at: www.charlotteholisticacupuncture.com Normal retail value of $380. Minimum starting bid of $75.00.
    Lot 9: 1 Full Year of Bug Pest Control – AJS Carolina Pest Control, www.AJSPestcontrol.com. Service for outside only service, residential, every other month, 3 feet up, 3 feet out, first floor windows and doors. Does not include termites. Treatment to be completed in Greater Charlotte Metro area. Retail value: $420.00. Minimum starting bid: $50.00.
    Lot 10: Private (or semi-private) one hour Systema, Russian Martial Art lesson with Instructor Mark Jakabcsin. Date/Time and location to be mutually agreed upon. Possible locations are Charlotte, Raleigh/Durham, Charleston, and Atlanta. Full retail value of $100. Minimum opening bid of $25.00.
    Lot 11: 2 Day Seminar with Howard Popkin, Sensei, a long time Jujutsu and Aiki Jujutsu practioner. Howard is renowned as an outstanding martial artist and excellent teacher. Training to include internal strength, aiki jujutsu and core body conditioning. Sensei Popkin always teaches a ‘must see’ seminar. Certificate covers the cost of instruction but does not cover travel or lodging cost if necessary. Seminar to be completed in 2013-2014 on mutually agreed upon dates. Retail value of $2000. Minimum opening bid of $300.

    Auction Rules:
    Each auction item will go to the highest bidder when the auction closes Saturday December 1[SUP]st[/SUP] at 4:00PM.
    In the event of a tie bid, the winner will be the person with the earliest (first) bid.
    Each item/service can have its own limitations or regulations for collection, please read the information closely.
    Winner does NOT need to be present.
    Winning bidders will be notified via email or phone.
    Daily updates of bids will be provided on the Carolina Systema Facebook page, see events section, Gene Smithson Benefit Seminar: https://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/events/518252398185408/
    When placing a bid by email please include email, phone number, name, dollar amount. Email bids to mark@charlotte-systema.com. Call in bids to Mark at 803-389-9393
    Payment for winning bids should be made within two business days. Send payment to the Gene Edward Smithson 2012 Trust. See options below.
    Auction Payment or Donation Options:
    The trust for Gene Smithson is under the laws of the United States. Gene’s assistant instructor and close friend Amrit Khalsa is the trustee and Gene is the beneficiary.

    Funds can be sent through any one of the following ways.

    1. PayPal:
    The account is called Gene's Trust. The email address associated with the account is: genestrust@gmail.com

    2. Bank Transfer or Wire Transfer:
    The Trust account is with Citibank and the website for the bank is https://online.citibank.com/US/Welcome.c

    The name of the account is Gene Edward Smithson 2012 Trust.

    for Wire Transfer within the U.S.:
    The name of the account: Gene Edward Smithson 2012 Trust

    The address of the bank: 3508 S. Lamar Blvd. Ste. 100 Austin, Texas 78704

    Routing # : 113193532
    Account # : 9792935002

    for International Wire Transfers:
    The name of the account: Gene Edward Smithson 2012 Trust

    The address of the bank: 3508 S. Lamar Blvd. Ste. 100 Austin, Texas 78704, USA

    Account #: 9792935002
    The Bic Code/SWIFT: CITI US 33

    Wires are generally sent the same business day if processed before 6 p.m. ET.

    Wire transfers can be a one-time event or you can set up recurring wires in
    advance. You can also save and reuse wire information and see all past and
    future wires.

    3. Check or Money Order

    Should be payable to: Gene Edward Smithson 2012 Trust. and mailed to Gene's physical address at:

    Gene Smithson
    803 Lambeth Ln.
    Austin TX, 78748 USA

     

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