San Diego CA— The St. Vincent de Paul Village Specialty Auction Closes December 18, Preview Days December 14,16 and 17. Items up for bid include classic cars, original works by Erte and fine furniture.
Items at St. Vincent de Paul Village’s 7th Specialty Auction include a good condition 1988 Rolls Royce Silver Spur, original art and jewelry pieces by Russian-born French artist Erte, a jukebox, jewelry and toys, along with furniture and much more.
St. Vincent de Paul Village auction is for Antique Enthusiasts, Art Collectors, Classic Car Collectors, Vintage Jewelry & Toy Lovers
The online auction is open for bids between now and December 18, with the first bid closing at 12:07 p.m on that day. Preview days are December 14 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and December 16 & 17 from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m
The Specialty Auction provides another way for donors to simultaneously purchase something for themselves and support St. Vincent de Paul Village’s efforts to end homelessness. Other ways to do that include a furniture warehouse and three thrift stores. Proceeds from all these ventures support the myriad St. Vincent de Paul Village’s programs to aid homeless and working poor individuals.
San Diego is home to more than 9,000 homeless men, women and families, making it the fifth largest population of homeless in the U.S. and the third largest for homeless veterans. In 2013, Father Joe’s Villages and St. Vincent de Paul Village provided services to more than 15,000 people, served over 3,000 meals daily to the homeless and working poor and helped seven out of 10 people served by Village programs to exit to permanent housing.