Holiday Silent Auction

November 27 – December 11

It’s time for the S.O.S. Freedom, Inc. annual Holiday Silent Auction!

This year’s auction is jam-packed with generous donations ranging from autographed baseballs to beautiful jewelry to museum memberships to unique tours. With so many options, we know you’ll find the perfect gift! You may even find a few treasures for yourself!

Stop by Essence Pilates, 849 Waukegan Rd. Deerfield to place your bid.


Two Lower Box Tickets to a White Sox game in April or May AND a Signed Baseball by Yolmer (Carlos) Sanchez
$150 Value

Cheer the South Side team to victory in lower box seats (not valid on Opening Day) and own a piece of Chicago sports memorabilia with this official baseball signed by Yolmer (Carlos) Sanchez. (Signature is Carlos Sanchez.)

Official Baseball Signed by 2016 World Series MVP and Chicago Cubs Player Ben Zobrist
$200 Value

Ben Zobrist played a key role in helping the Cubs break the curse of the goat in 2016. Add this valuable baseball to your collection or give it to a dedicated Cubs fan who will treasure it forever.

Chicago Bulls Autographed Photograph by Robin Lopez
$50 Value

Give your favorite Bulls fan a present they will really treasure with an autographed photograph by Bulls Center Robin Lopez.

Chicago Bears Center Cody Whitehair Signed Football
$60 Value

Get the best present for your favorite Chicago Bears fan! This authentic signature on an official Chicago Bears Football is sure to be the highlight of anyone’s holiday season. Cody Whitehair was the #2 Draft Pick in 2016 and is currently the starting Center for the Bears.

Brookfield Zoo Family Pass for Six
$167 Value

Take the whole family out for a day at the zoo. This pass includes six general admissions, six carousel rides, and entry to the Hamill Family Play Zoo for six. It also includes one parking pass. (Valid through December 31, 2018)

Chicago History Museum One-year Membership
$90 Value

Learn more about the history of the beautiful City of Chicago. This museum has several permanent exhibits such as “Lincoln’s Chicago” and temporary, rotating exhibits such as “The Secret Life of Objects.” Core 4 Membership for one includes unlimited free admission to the museum and research center, $10 Discount on Chicago Line cruises during sailing season, exclusive invitations to member events, and more. (Valid through November, 2018)

Four VIP Tickets (each admits two) to Improv Comedy Club in Schaumburg
$160 Value

Lose the winter blues and laugh out loud with friends at one of the best comedy clubs in the Midwest. This show will bring you joy during the holiday season. (Valid Sunday-Thursday; Friday at 10:15 p.m. Special events excluded. Age restrictions may apply.)

Four Tickets to a See it All Mini Bus Tour of Chicago
$140 Value

Take an entertaining, narrated journey through downtown and several distinct neighborhoods from the comfort of a heated van. This is a great way to show your out-of-town guests the hot Chicago sites this winter. (Valid through May 1, 2018)

Original Chicago Pizza Bus Tour for Two
$120 Value

Delight in one of Chicago’s greatest treasures with this pizza tour that takes you to some of Chicago’s hidden gems. Explore Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Bucktown and other neighborhoods. You will also get to taste five different types of pizzas with a multitude of toppings.

Pinot’s Pallet Gift Basket and Gift Certificate for a Painting Class
$140 Value

Enjoy a fun date night or girls’ night out with this certificate that is valid for two spots in a painting class at the Pinot’s Pallet location in The Glen. Included in the gift basket are wine, wine glasses, paint brushes and an adorable snowman paining.


Brewery Tour for Four and $25 Lou Malnati’s Gift Card
$65 Value

Start your Saturday afternoon with a tour of Temperance Beer Company in Evanston. The tour includes a backstage pass to the brewery, beer samples, souvenir pint glass, and 10% discount on merchandise that day. Follow up with dinner at Lou Malnati’s.

Cooper’s Hawk Lux Wine Tasting for Four
$48 Value

Treat yourself and three friends to a tasting of the most prestigious wines available at Cooper’s Hawk. (Valid at any Cooper’s Hawk location.)

Wine Tasting (10 People) at Vin Chicago
$100 Value

Enjoy a friends’ night out and a preview wine tasting from Vin Chicago,  offered the first Wednesday of the month.

Two General Admission Tickets to Medieval Times in Schaumburg
$120 Value

Go back to the days of knights and jousting with a dinner at Medieval Times! This ticket is good for two general admissions Sunday-Thursday.  (Valid through May, 2018. Not valid New Year’s Eve or holiday shows.)

Potawatomi Hotel and Casino $50 Gift Card
$50 Value

Head north to Milwaukee and spend an exciting evening at Potawatomi Hotel and Casino. The gift card can be used at the restaurants, hotel, and/or gift shops.

Five Original or Skinny Sandwiches from Potbelly
$25 Value

Take a break from holiday shopping and savor a warm, toasty sandwich from Potbelly. (Valid through 12/31/2017.)

Kiel James Patrick Pearl Anchor Necklace AND Matching Bracelet
$146 Value

Give yourself a special present this season with this beautiful American Made pearl necklace and bracelet from New England based designer Kiel James Patrick.

ABT Gift Card
$100 Value

Get a jump start on holiday shopping with this $100 ABT gift card. You can use this gift card for a new laptop, TV, washer, dryer, tablet, or any other electronics.

Kids Fun Day Basket from Beanstalk Toys AND a $25 Costco Gift Card
$115 Value

Check these awesome toys off your holiday list. The basket includes mermaid flippers, butterfly net, and lacrosse toys. Use the $25 Costco gift card for stocking stuffers or holiday decorations.


To bid on these items please visit:

Essence Pilates
849 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015

November 27 – December 11