Like California? Love shopping? Enjoy helping others? If you answered yes to any of these questions join us for the AOCS Foundation Silent Auction held at the AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo in Long Beach, California.
|Foundation Manager Amy Lydic with a Few of the items|
1986. It has raised nearly $2 million dollars to support professionals interested in the science and technology of oils, fats, surfactants, and related materials through AOCS.
The 17th Annual Silent Auction raises funds for student programs, such as the AOCS Honored Student Award.
This year, thanks to the generosity of our donors, we are offering a record 120 items (and counting!).
- Kindle Touch Gift Basket donated by Wacker Chemicals
- “Literati” e-readers donated by Crown Iron Works
- Apple I-Pod Nano donated by Graham Corporation
- Remote control speedboat donated by Surface Chemists of Florida, Inc.
- SLB-IL111 capillary column, logo wear donated by Supelco, Inc
- (2) 10 lb blocks of chocolate donated by Neil Widlak (see the chocolate post!)
- Antique books donated by Dr. Frank Gunstone
- Official Methods and Recommended Practices of the AOCS, 6th Edition donated by AOCS Technical Services
- Full technical registration to the 104th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, May 2013 donated by AOCS Meetings Department
These are just a few of the items you can bid on thanks to our very generous donors. There is still time to donate. Not sure what to donate? Ask yourself “What would I want to bid on?”