Tuesday, May 19, 2009

RFK Center Fundraising Auction Offers Soap Prizes and More

RFK Center ’s annual online auction is up now through May 28th and includes 125+ experiences with amazing stars of TV, film, music and sports. Here are just a few of the experiences:

Visit Ben Stiller or Robert DeNiro on the set of “Little Fockers.”

Meet Oprah Winfrey backstage

Visit the set of “The Office” and meet Steve Carrell and cast

A dance lesson from "Dancing With the Stars” contestant Jason Taylor

Lunch with “Project Runway”’s Tim Gunn at Bryant Park Grill

Have lemonade and cookies after Martha Stewart guides you through her garden

Have Gloria Ruben, star of “Raising the Bar” on TNT, sing for you and your guests at your next cocktail party

Meet Bobby Flay at a taping “Iron Chef America”

VIP tickets to "Saturday Night Live" and dinner at the Beacon

Tour Pine Valley on the set of “All My Children” with creator Agnes Nixon

Spend the day on the “Damages” set with Glenn Close

Meet Laurence Fishburne on the set of “CSI”

Dinner with TV legend Bill Cosby, with 4 bottles of wine from the Cos ’s cellar

Tour Wisteria Lane on the set of “Desperate Housewives”

Lunch at the Four Seasons with Dennis Haysbert of CBS’s “The Unit”

Enjoy a backstage tour of the Emmys

Go backstage at Rachel Ray’s show, take home pots and pans

Meet Charles Grodin, Regis Philbin and Alan Alda at a New York Lunch

Visit “America’s Most Wanted” and meet creator and host John Walsh

Tour the Set of “The Young and the Restless” with Kate Linder

Take home a pair of Larry King’s suspenders and visit "Larry King Live" to meet him

Visit set of “Anderson Cooper 360” and meet Anderson

Meet Bill O’Reilly on the set of “The O’Reilly Factor”

Dinner with “Hardball”’s Chris Matthews at the Willard in DC

Meet Joe Scarborough on the set of “Morning Joe”

Meet Jim Cramer on the set of “Mad Money”

Watch “Meet the Press” on set and then interview David Gregory

Meet Matt Lauer and tour “The Today Show”

Meet MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow on set

Tour the set of ‘This Week” with George Stephanopoulos

VIP tickets to “Real Time With Bill Maher”

Coffee with Melody Hobson of "Good Morning America"

The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, www.rfkcenter.org, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, provides innovative support to courageous human rights defenders around the world. It assists advocates who have won the RFK Human Rights Award to boldly confront injustices such as modern day slavery in U.S. agricultural fields, torture in Darfur, and the devastation along the hurricane battered Gulf Coast. Every year the Memorial honors investigative journalists and authors who bring light to injustice through the RFK Book and Journalism Awards. With the Speak Truth to Power program, the Memorial promotes the value of the human rights and the courage of its defenders through the arts.

Support the RFK Center by visiting http://rfk.charitybuzz.com/viewLots.do and bid to give. Visit often and check out the new lots added daily.