PAC 8 Annual Online Auction Fundraiser Underway

Gadgets Gift Package: Einstein scientist stress reliever, vest with LANL logo, mug and travel tumbler. Courtesy/PAC 8

Jasper bib pendant strung with multi-colored seed beads donated by Jill Arps. Courtesy/PAC 8

PAC 8 News:

Looking for a gift for someone? Or maybe something for yourself? PAC 8 is holding its annual online auction fundraiser.

PAC 8 is a non-profit organization and community media center. The money raised by this auction will go to scholarships for students, PAC 8 Internships and other worthy programs. 

The auction runs until April 12. To bid on an item, email bids to Include your name, phone number, what you are bidding on, the amount of your bid and your bidding name.

Each morning during the auction, the highest bids will be posted on the website including the amount and bidder’s bidding name. To view the item in person, make an appointment with PAC 8 Executive Director Jean Gindreau at

Bidders will be notified of their winning bid April 14 by email. Items can be picked up at PAC 8 by appointment. PAC 8 accepts checks, cash and credit cards. 

PAC 8 thanks the local businesses who contributed to the auction. Items include jewelry, gift certificates from local businesses, gifts and even some home-grown squash!

President’s Challenge 

PAC 8 Board of Directors President Dave Schiferl will match each dollar donated to PAC 8 with one of his own, up to $500. Your donations totaling $500 will give $1,000 to PAC 8. Schiferl’s offer does not apply to bids, only to outright donations to PAC 8. Donate by emailing Gindreau at during the 12 days of the auction.

The auction can be found at or go to and click on auction. PAC 8 thanks you for your support.