Pac 8’s Spring On-Line Auction Fundraiser Has Begun

An ‘Everything Oppy’ donated by Los Alamos Historical Society is one of the items in the PAC 8 online auction. Courtesy photo

Fused glass Fiesta Serving Plate by local artist D2C2 Designs. Courtesy photo

Fused glass Fiesta Serving Plate by local artist D2C2 Designs. Courtesy photo


PAC 8’s spring fundraiser, an on-line auction has begun. PAC 8 thanks the local businesses for the large assortment of generous donations. Auction items include a $250 wine dinner from Pig & Fig, 2 tickets to an O’Keeffe landscape tour at Ghost Ranch, lift tickets to Pajarito Mountain, 2 bags of “everything Oppie” from the Los Alamos Historical Society and a box full of bagged, jarred and packaged foods grown by local writer Liddie Martinez along with her autographed cookbook. There is also jewelry, puzzles, gift certificates and even a sitting fairy from Petree Garden Center & Florist. 

PAC 8 is a non-profit organization and community media center. The money raised by this auction will go to scholarships for students, PAC 8 Internships and other worthy programs.

To bid on an item, email bids to Include your name, phone number, what you are bidding on, the amount of your bid and your bidding name. Every day during the auction the highest bids will be posted on the website including the amount and bidder’s bidding name. To view the item in person, make an appointment with Gindreau at PAC 8 at or 505-662-7228.

Bidders will be notified of their winning bid by email. Items can be picked up at PAC 8 by appointment. PAC 8 takes checks, cash and credit cards. 

President’s Challenge 

PAC 8 Board of Directors President Dave Schiferl will match each dollar donated to PAC 8 with one of his own, up to $600. Your donations totaling $600 will give $1,200 to PAC 8. Schiferl’s offer does not apply to bids, only to outright donations to PAC 8. Donate by emailing Jean Gindreau at during the auction.

The auction will run through March 31 and is viewed better on a computer over a cell phone. The auction can be found at or go to and click on auction. PAC 8 thanks you for your support.