Empower Coalition, Inc. and the Tucson Beefsteak is proud to present fantastic live auction items, opportunities and experiences, many of which are priceless, once in a lifetime opportunities.

Professional auctioneer, Paul Ramirez, will be hosting this year’s live auction and will be sure to entertain you with his outstanding skills.

Hearing Aid for a Veteran and F16 Flight Simulator
Give the gift of hearing to one of our nation’s finest. One veteran, Master Sargent Lorenzo Romo, will receive a custom fitted hearing aid from Sonoran ENT. Includes all consultations, diagnostics, and fitting. High bidder will also receive F16 Flight Simulator, where you and a friend will be welcomed to a flight line tour and a trip to the runway to watch takeoff and landings followed by a once in a lifetime F16 flight simulation. Brought to you by the 162nd base, 148th wing.

One Year Oro Valley Country Club Full Golf Membership, with O.N.E. 
Take advantage of a one year full golf membership to the acclaimed Oro Valley Country Club with no initiation fee and no monthly dues ($2,500 initiation, $762 monthly dues; $11,644 value). Includes access to the O.N.E. (Optimal Network Experiences), which offers 50% off* à la carte dining at your Home Club and is your access to more than 300 owned, operated and alliance clubs and special offerings at more than 1,000 hotels, resorts and entertainment venues. Play on a beautiful 18-hole course surrounded by the Pusch Ridge section of the Santa Catalina Mountains in Oro Valley, Arizona. Join the fun with social events for every member of the family, world-class amenities like the full-service fitness facility and personalized service at upscale indoor and outdoor dining venues, plus benefits beyond the Club as part of the ClubCorp family. 

Autographed 42nd Ryder Cup Captains Bag, Ultimate Golf Foursome Package & PXG Bat Attack Putter
Take home a piece of history with an autographed Captain’s bag from the 42nd Ryder Cup that took place at Le Golf National outside of Paris. European Captain Thomas Bjørn and USA Captain Jim Furyk have signed this collectible bag. Add to the excitement by taking you and your buddies to eight of the most acclaimed golf courses in the state of Arizona. Receive a foursome to eight amazing golf courses: Stone Canyon Country Club, The Gallery, Tucson Country ClubVentana Canyon Golf Club, La Paloma Country Club, Omni Tucson National, Seven Canyons in Sedona, and Torreon Golf Club in Show Low. Also includes a PXG Bat Attack putter.

Miraval Arizona in Tucson Experience
An unforgettable experience for four guests at one of the world’s top destinations spa. Receive a three-night, four-day stay for four guests in Miraval’s exclusive Unity Retreat accommodation. Included in the package, all healthful and flavorful meals, snacks, smoothies and N/A beverages. Full access to Miraval’s extensive resort amenities including use of the Life in Balance Spa, Body Mindfulness fitness center, Coyote Moon Bar & Lounge, Life in Balance culinary kitchen, tennis courts and three heated swimming pools. Unlimited participation in vast array of wellbeing activities, including hiking, fitness, meditation, equine, photography and much more. Plus each guest receives a $175 resort credit per night of stay to apply as they choose toward selected spa services, activities, and private sessions. Over a $13,000 value.

Split King Tempurpedic Luxe Breeze w/ adjustable Ergo Extend bed set – bundled with our Luxury Cooling Bundle with 100% Tencel Sheets, Frio cooling mattress protector and luxury cooling pillows
2019 Popular Science Award – Products that use genuine innovations in science and technology to improve daily life. A COOLER, DEEPER SLEEP: Our breeze® mattresses were designed in our thermal laboratory to help manage the micro-climate between your mattress and your covers for a cooler, deeper sleep all night long. Research suggests a cooler sleep environment helps you fall asleep faster and stay asleep longer with less tossing and turning…for better quality sleep. ALL-NIGHT COOLING: The breeze® system of cooling technologies promotes extreme breathability and noticeable surface cooling. Cool when you lie down: Our SmartClimate™ Dual cover system feels instantly cool. Cool as you fall asleep:  For the next 20 minutes, you’ll feel the cooling sensation of our advanced PureCool+™ Phase Change Material. Cool all night long: Over the next 8 hours, the extremely breathable comfort layer, TEMPUR-CM+™, allows the heat and humidity normally trapped under the covers to be cycled out of the mattress UP TO 8 degrees COOLER! A Mattress Like No Other: TEMPUR® material isn’t like ordinary memory foam. Every Tempur-Pedic mattress is made with the same pressure-relieving material originally developed by NASA to absorb the g-force of astronauts during shuttle launches, then perfected by our scientists for sleep. Valued at $13,241

Comes with Free Delivery/Setup.

Visit any Tucson Mattress Firm location to experience your exclusive Buying Process – It is as easy as 1, 2, 3 to find your PERFECT sleep system solution!  Mention the Tucson Beefsteak at any Tucson Mattress Firm location store location to receive an additional 10% off your entire purchase!

4 Day, 3 Night stay at the Award Winning Canyon Ranch in Lenox, Mass or Tucson
Enjoy a 4 day, 3 night stay for two at either the Canyon Ranch in Lenox, Mass or Tucson, AZ. Includes three farm-fresh meals each day, use of all facilities, over 40 complimentary daily activities, and $320 per person Spa/Activity credit. If you select Tucson, you’ll quickly feel the healing energy that surrounds you. Welcome to a vacation that renews and inspires you. Experts in every facet of wellness help you create a healthy living plan for your Tucson spa vacation – and for life. Learn new ways of exercising, eating, thinking and relaxing. Discover personal pathways that lead to a place you long to be. Or escape to the east coast in Lennox, Massachusetts, where the beauty of the Berkshires has nourished generations of artists and poets. Now write your own story of renewal. Choose daily from refreshing spa, wellness and fitness activities. A day may begin with yoga and end with canoeing toward a lakeside sunset. Or, go snowshoeing in the hush of a winter morning. Savor meals that make you wild for healthy cooking, everything from lobster to tiramisu. Discover fresh wonders at our all-energizing, all-inclusive resort in Lenox – where every trail leads to the best in you. *Airfare not included. Over a $6,000 value.

La Paloma Country Club Life Plus Membership
Enjoy a one year Life Plus Membership at La Paloma Country Club with no monthly dues or initiation fee ($6,000 initiation, $815 monthly dues; $15,780 value). Unlimited access to 27 Holes of Jack Nicklaus Signature Design Golf; Practice facility includes driving range, putting green, chipping and pitching area and two practice bunkers; Troon Prive Privilege –  reciprocal access to Troon’s private clubs and preferred rates at resort or daily fee facilities; complimentary golf bag storage and access six dining locations throughout the club & resort with charging privileges; Unlimited use of the tennis and pickleball complex, 24 hour athletic club including fitness classes and access to personal trainers; Family-oriented lifestyle includes access to 5 resort swimming pools, junior golf, junior tennis, and swim team; Member discounts at resort food and beverage outlets (15%), golf & tennis merchandise (20%) and Mynd Spa and Salon (20%); and an exciting and friendly calendar of social events and activities.

One Week stay and ten rounds of golf at Diamante, Cabo San Lucas
Enjoy a one-week stay in a 3,228 Sq Ft, four bedroom Resort Club Tower suite, at the luxurious Diamante, Cabo San Lucas. Ten rounds of golf to three world class private golf courses. The Dunes Course (#1 ranked Mexico golf course and #36 in the world), in addition to two Tiger Woods-designed courses:  El Cardonal and the Par-3 Oasis courses. Sleeps up to 8. Saturday to Saturday stay; available for 60 day advanced reservation for April 10, 2021 – November 6th, 2021. Airfare not included. Over a $9,000 value. Generously donated by the Lara family.

Ultimate Triangle Y Retreat Experience
Triangle Y has amenities to provide an overnight retreat experience like no other in Tucson. We understand every group has different goals and needs. Our trained and experienced staff will work closely with your group to customize programs that will help you build the perfect retreat. Activities beyond specialized team building sessions include hiking, swimming, nature programs, archery, high ropes course, zipline and more! The experience will include 3 days/2 nights lodging and meals for 50 people at the Triangle Y Ranch Camp and Retreat Center; customizable team building sessions and activities; access to meeting space in Green Retreat Center; use of the chapel; and time scheduled each day on the Rock Wall, High Rope Course and Zip Line. Valid through February 15, 2021. Total value of this experience is $10,120.

Vivace RestaurantPrivate Chef Experience with Chef Daniel Scordato at Vivace
Enjoy renowned Chef Daniel Scordato preparing a private wine dinner for up to ten guests at his well known signature restaurant, Vivace. Chef & restauranteur, Daniel Scordato will personally oversee and indulge guests in his private dining room with an amazing dining experience for up to ten people.

Luxury Rental Property at The St Regis Bal Harbour Residences (April 3-12, 2020) + $1,000 Visa Gift Card
Enjoy your 10-day, 9 night stay in this beautiful designer residence (3 bedroom (2 king beds + 2 doubles), 3.5 bathrooms, 2,721 Sq Ft) surrounded by unobstructed panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean from every room. The best line in the building comes fully furnished and equipped. St Regis offers impeccable 5-star hotel service and amenities such as 24-hour concierge, fitness center, 1,000 square-foot white sand beaches, valet parking, Remede Spa, Atlantikos Restaurant, BH Burger Bar and many more. The prestigious Bal Harbour Shops are just a crosswalk away. St Regis welcomes you home to one of the most exclusive zip codes in America, just minutes away from the South Beach. This unit rents for up to $50,000 per month. Airfare not included, must provide own transportation.

Net Jets Private Jet, Ultimate Las Vegas Golf Experience for Five People
Priceless opportunity for five people to join your host Mr. Michael Genuardi on a Cessna Citation Excel private jet to Las Vegas. Depart from the Marana Regional Airport and ride in style in a limo to the Bellagio Las Vegas. Hosted dinner that evening at Sinatra At Encore Vegas. Day two is highlighted with roundtrip limo transportation to Cascata Golf Club, where you will enjoy a round of golf and a Tour-class caddie. Day three begins with limo transportation to Shadow Creek Golf Course, where you will enjoy breakfast and a round of golf, followed by limo to Atlantic Aviation LAS at McCarran International Airport, where you will again ride in a Net Jets private jet back to Marana Regional Airport. Winners are responsible for accommodations and meals other than hosted dinner by Mr. Genuardi. *All guests must stay at the Bellagio Las Vegas. Valued at over $21,000. Generously donated by Michael & Connie Genuardi.

Commoner & CoAres Collective Restaurant Package: Commoner & Co. Wine & Dine Experience, Ares Collective VIP Card, & Catering Package
Chef’s Table by Kyle Nottingham for 8 guests. Featuring a five course tasting menu in Commoner & Co’s private dining room, with wine pairings.  Ares Collective VIP Card: Free Coffee at Prep & Pastry for a year, Call ahead seating to Prep & Pastry (up to 6 people) for a year, 30% off all Ares Collective Restaurants, Happy Hour pricing at Commoner & Co all night long, and a free catering package for up to 15 guests from August Rhodes Market & free holiday pies for Thanksgiving & Christmas.

Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings (April 14, 2020), Shoot around and Practice Facility Tour, Airfare & Visa Gift Card
Three people to attend a Lakers shoot around* and tour the Lakers Training Center. Your tour will be guided by current Lakers Assistant Coach and Arizona National Champion & Final Four MVP, Miles Simon. Coach Simon will host you at a practice/shoot around and personally show you the facility where Lebron James, Anthony Davis and their Lakers teammates take the court and workout. Schedule your own travel & accommodations with a $600 Southwest Airlines Gift Card and an $800 Visa Gift Card. Attend the Lakers vs Sacramento Kings game on April 14th (Section 118 row 10 seats 5-7). *Practice / shoot around availability depends on scheduling by team. Training Center Tour will take place on either April 13 or 14. Generously donated by Miles Simon.

White Mountain Golf Experience – 4 Rounds of Golf, Dinner and Accommodations
You and your friends can escape the heat for a great White Mountain golf getaway. Four rounds of golf and two nights at a private residence, nestled in the trees in Pinetop Country Club (4 BR, 3 BA cabin w/ vaulted ceilings, fireplace and large covered deck overlooking the 8th green at Pinetop Country Club). Start your day with a foursome at Torreon Golf Club in Show Low on Day 1; Day 2, White Mountain Country Club and Pinetop Lakes Country Club. Finish the third day off with a round at Pinetop Country Club. Included is a $250 Gift Card at the 5th oldest Steakhouse Restaurant in Arizona, Charlie Clarks. Must use by September 30, 2020. Accommodations generously donated by Mr. Jim Horvath.

Tucson Beefsteak VIP Bottle Service Experience
You and your guests will enjoy a VIP Bottle Experience (8-10 people) the night of the Tucson Beefsteak. Enjoy bottle service with Grey Goose, Armand de Brignac Champagne (Ace of Spaces), Angels Envy Bourbon, and Clase Azul Reposado Tequila along with all the mixers (cranberry, pineapple, soda, tonic, and Red Bull). Guests will enjoy private VIP seating in the outdoor lounge accompanied by a private server to prepare your drinks and ensure you have a first class, memorable experience.