Live and silent auctions are held at the Gootter Grand Slam Gala and ProExhibition every year. We will happily accept donations of gift certificates, services from southern Arizona businesses and places of interest, as well as household goods, toys, artwork, jewelry and sporting equipment.


Following are live and silent auction donations from previous years’ Gootter Grand Slam gala and tennis tournament events.

Philips Heartstart Onsite Defibrillator

An AED is designed to help save a life in extraordinary circumstances. It is intuitive, with its clean lines and clear voice instructions as well as effective with its SMART biphasic defibrillation therapy, clinically proven in its 10 years of use. Training on how to use an AED will be provided by The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center.

Phoenix Suns

Cheer on the Suns from the owner’s suite. You and 15 of your closest friends will enjoy dinner and a great basketball game in Robert Sarver’s suite during one game of the 2011-2012 season. During the game you will be escorted on a private tour of the Suns Locker Room and receive an autographed Suns basketball.

The Lumiere- Slope-Side Luxury

Perched on the captivating slopes of Telluride’s Mountain Village is The Lumière; Telluride’s hottest luxury boutique hotel. MSNBC named it “one of the sexiest lodges in the world.” This ski-in ski-out 5-diamond service hotel is comprised of 30 guest rooms. Other amenities include complimentary European breakfast, après ski, fitness center, concierge service, ski valet, as well as hybrid SUV service to airport and downtown Telluride.

Romantic Wine Country Escape

CordeValle, a Rosewood Resort, located in San Martin, California, is a secluded Vineyard, Golf and Spa Retreat in Northern California. The resort features a Robert Trent Jones Jr. golf course that ranks amongst the world’s best and is currently ranked #2 in California by Golf Digest. Come relax at the SENSE Spa, and enjoy wine tasting at their winery and others nearby.

Puerto Vallarta Villa

Gather your friends and enjoy 7 days and 6 nights (Monday – Sunday) in Casa San Sebastian, nestled majestically amidst cliff-side boulders in a sheltered Pacific cove on Puerto Vallarta’s exclusive south shore. Enjoy an 8,000 square foot oceanfront luxury villa with 4 master suites to sleep 8 featuring air conditioning throughout, satellite TV and high-speed internet.

Casa San Sebastian features a cook, maid, houseman and a caretaker. Fresh foods of your choice will be purchased by the staff fresh in local markets and prepared to your specifications. Ocean waves spill over massive boulders beneath one’s feet, brightly colored parrots and parakeets serenade from the mountainside jungle that is the front door.


To donate live or silent auction items, please contact