Get Ready to Bid! Today Show Auction Benefiting Salvation Army Begins Wednesday
Ever dreamed of owning something that belonged to a celebrity? How about tennis rackets, cowboy hats, or shoes of the stars? Your time has come! NBC’s Today Show anchors and staff have donated items to be auctioned on Ebay with all proceeds benefiting The Salvation Army. The auction, called “Today’s” Tag Sale, begins Wednesday, October 5 at 8:00 a.m. ET.
Not only could you own that autographed bobble head of Al Roker that you’ve been searching for, but every cent that you spend will be donated to The Salvation Army’s Adult Rehabilitation Centers!
Get Your Pocket Books Ready!
If you’d like to bid on the items below, please visit www.ebay.com/TheSalvationArmyUSA. You can also click on the familiar names!
Here’s a rundown on the items up for bid:
- Beaded face of Matt Lauer – done by a local artist on Matt’s ‘Where in the World’ trip to Capetown, South Africa
- Two Matt Lauer ties – one purple, one blue
- Boomerang from a ‘Where In the World’ Trip
- Torch carried by Ann Curry at the Salt Lake City Olympic Games, 2002
- Two pairs of heels
- Pink mariachi hat
- Autographed Bobble Head of ‘Al’
- Special Edition Elvis Mr. Potato Head – original package
- Matchbox collector’s car – 50th Anniversary of Today and Matchbox.
- Olympic vest – Vancouver, 2010
- Autographed tennis racket
- Natalie’s golf shoes (by Foot Joy)
- Cuba leather handbag
- Salano hair dryer – for that ‘Anchor Hair’ look; this dryer has travelled all around the world with Savannah
- Autographed bowling pins featured in a bowling shoot.
- Kathie Lee’s Dresses – five of them!
- Autographed cowboy hat (from shoot with Kathie Lee in San Antonio Texas . Hoda: “We drank a lot of margaritas in this hat. It’s a party hat…you have to have a huge head to wear this hat.”
- Hoda Cabbage Patch Kid – in Hoda’s ‘likeness’
- Large wine goblet with ‘Hoda’ on it
- Bonus: signed book about New Orleans
- Autographed Ibanez Bass Guitar (Lester is a great bass player; this is a practice guitar he keeps in the office -like new!
- Beth Rowley coat – size 2
- Coach leather bag
- Bonus items: two necklaces and earrings
- Leather racing suit, including jacket, pants and size 7 boots (Jenna
rode and raced in this suit along the Pacific Coast Highway
- Bonus item: Yellow Softball when Jenna played with the
US Olympics Women’s Team (Vancouver); autographed by Jenna