Presidents Honors Gala at MidAmerica Nazarene University

President's Honors Auctions

Last year, we added new ways to participate in our auctions, so more people could support for student scholarships! Auction opportunities associated with this year's event include:

  • An all-new silent auction, featuring a wide selection of exceptional items donated by MNU alumni and friends
  • An exciting, entertaining live auction, featuring exclusive packages, fun items, and a philanthropic spirit among attendees

We are currently accepting donated auction items for the 2015 President's Honors gala. Please consider donating items or services, and/or requesting donations from your favorite service providers and retailers.

The following is a partial list of auction items we're collecting for this year's event.

New Items

  • Electronics including televisions, computers, cameras, iPods, iPads, GPS, game systems and accessories, and home theater systems
  • Home items including accent pieces, small appliances, tools, grills, patio accessories, lawn and garden, and home office
  • Sporting goods including golf clubs, sports gear, outerwear, fitness gear, and bicycles
  • Outdoor sports equipment including hunting, fishing, and camping
  • Designer items including jewelry, watches, pens, purses, eyewear, and handbags

Antiques, Collectibles and Art

  • Antique furniture, quilts, primitives, and pottery
  • Collectibles such as coins and vintage toys
  • Autographed sports memorabilia and artwork

Service Certificates

  • Regular services such as restaurants, salon/spa, dry cleaning, and car maintenance
  • Home maintenance services including heating and cooling, plumbing, electrical, lawn/tree and landscaping services, carpet cleaning, home cleaning, pest control, garage door, blinds and drapery service
  • Home improvement services including kitchen, bathroom, roofing, painting, windows, siding, decks, fencing, sprinklers, flooring, concrete patios and driveways
  • Professional services including dental, chiropractic, legal, vet services, advertising, photography, catering, interior design, oral, and instrumental lessons

Packages, Events and Large Items

  • Sportsman’s packages including hunting, fishing, and golf excursions
  • Experience packages including salon or spa, VIP event passes, unique dining or “backstage” access opportunities
  • Vacation packages including condos, resorts, airline tickets, and bed & breakfast
  • Event packages including concerts and theatre productions, fine dining, sporting events including Nascar, Chiefs, Royals, Sporting KC, and NCAA athletic events
  • Collector cars, automobiles, cycles, ATV’s, boats, jet skis, large appliances, and guns

For more details about donating an auction item, click here.

If you're ready to donate today, fill out the auction donor form now.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2015 President's Honors gala, where together we will raise support for student scholarships and impact the world for Christ in the process. Thanks in advance for your generosity!

Scenes from 2014

Olathe icon Frank H. Devocelle, president and CEO of Olathe Health System, Inc. (OHSI) accepts his Lifetime Achievement Award from President Spittal.Olathe icon Frank H. Devocelle, president and CEO of Olathe Health System, Inc. (OHSI) accepts his Lifetime Achievement Award from President Spittal.

The MNU Symphonic Choir performed throughout the evening.The MNU Symphonic Choir performed throughout the evening.

MNU student performers amazed the President's Honors audience.MNU student performers amazed the President's Honors audience.

MNU's premier annual fundraising event to benefit student scholarships, most recently held April 11, 2014, raised more than $550,000, surpassing the 2014 goal by more than $50,000. Here bidders participate in the live auction.Bidders participate in the live auction at the 2014 President's Honors Gala. Donors raised more than $550,000.

Photos by Dan Videtich.