21st Annual Treasures for TIHAN

Our Annual Fundraising Event

Treasures for TIHAN

A Live and Silent Auction

with Great Food and Entertainment


Saturday, June 2, 2018

6:00 pm

Tucson Marriott University Park Hotel

880 E 2nd Street

“Treasures for TIHAN,” the signature fundraising benefit for the programs and services of TIHAN, celebrates its 21st anniversary with a spectacular event! Join us for a sparkling evening of cocktails, great music, fantastic food, and wonderful auction items. Enjoy great hors d’oeuvres, festive entertainment, a no-host cantina, and a live and silent auction!

Thanks to generous donors and friends, we’ve got a fabulous evening planned for you, with hundreds of amazing auction items for you to bid on and win. Come out to the Marriott University Park Tucson Hotel for great food and drink, entertainment, and check out these items you can bid on and win!

In Living Color!

Join Tucson treasure Lupita Murillo and hundreds of Tucsonans for the biggest party of the year to benefit the programs and services that TIHAN provides for people living with HIV. The event is Saturday, June 2 at 6:00pm at the Marriott University Park, located at 880 E 2nd Street (University and Euclid Avenue), with FREE PARKING in the garage right next door (or you can choose valet parking for a small fee).

The theme for Treasures for TIHAN 2018 is “In Living Color!” Come enjoy the biggest fundraising event of the year to support the programs and services of TIHAN and help people with HIV to live well!

Get Your Tickets Now!

Early-bird special: Buy two tickets before May 1 for the price of $120!

Advance tickets for the event are $65 each, and can be purchased as late as Friday June 1

  • By clicking the secure link below to purchase tickets online, or
  • By calling 299-6647 (credit card orders can be taken by phone), or
  • From any Treasures volunteer, or
  • By visiting the TIHAN office between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM

2660 North 1st Avenue Tucson, Arizona 85719 (north of Grant Road on east side of 1st Ave)

  • Or, you can purchase tickets at the door on the day of the event for $75 each.

Tucson Marriott University Park Hotel 880 E 2nd St

The value of food and services received in return for each ticket purchase is $30.

Buy raffle tickets to have a chance to win $1,000 cash!

Raffle tickets are $20 for five tickets or $50 for fifteen tickets.

To purchase tickets online, click here to be directed to our secure site!

Reduced rate hotel rooms/suites for our event night

The Marriott University Park Hotel is offering special reduced room rates for a limited time!

  • $95 for a room with a king bed, or
  • $115 for a king suite.

To reserve your room, click here!

Donate an auction item

Would you or your business/organization like to contribute an item or a gift certificate to support the cause, and receive exposure in our community of hundreds of compassionate people who share your values?  Gift certificates, event tickets, ceramics, jewelry, services, trips, antiques – we like to have a wide variety of items to auction off! Contact us — we can pick up your donation, or you can drop it off.

Auction items that you would like to donate or that you have collected for the event may be dropped off at the TIHAN office (2660 North 1st Avenue) from 8:30am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. Also, item pickup may be arranged by calling TIHAN at 299-6647.

Please note: Items received after April 30, 2018 may not be included in the auction.

Items and completed forms may be delivered to:

2660 North 1st Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85719
TIHAN Phone: 520-299-6647

For more information, contact TIHAN at 520-299-6647 or email friends@tihan.org.

To access the online donation form, click here!

Or, you may download and fill in a donation form in advance.

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Become a Treasures event sponsor

Sponsorship levels begin at $500, and each level offers you a host of benefits, including free tickets, publicity, and great karma! Individuals or businesses can become an event sponsor. Categories are as follows:

Amount Sponsor Designation Number
$10,000 Diamond (Title) Sponsor 1
$5,000 Ruby (Presenting) Sponsor 1
$2,000 Emerald (Category Area) Sponsor 12
$2,000 Raffle Sponsor 1
$2,000 Entertainment / Stage Sponsor 1
$1,500 Auction Pen Sponsor 1
$1,000 Sapphire Sponsor unlimited
$500 Turquoise Sponsor unlimited
Other Sponsor unlimited

To become a sponsor or for more information, contact Scott Blades at 299-6647 or scott@tihan.org

Benefits of each sponsorship level and deadlines are listed in this downloadable file.

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Sign up to volunteer at the event

We have volunteer opportunities on the day before, the day of, the day after – and even in the weeks and months ahead of the event.

Come on board and help us make this another grand event! Volunteers are needed for a variety of roles, both now as we plan the event, and on the night of the event itself. We need volunteers to assist with making phone calls to last year’s item donors, sell raffle tickets the night of, and assistance with event set-up and volunteer during the event.

Sign up online to volunteer!

If you prefer to send us a form, please use one of these.

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List of Sponsors

Special thanks to our 2018 event sponsors for helping to make Treasures for TIHAN a great success!

Ruby (Presenting) Sponsor

Eyelink Design Services / Eric Galbreath

Emerald (Category Area) Sponsors

Sapphire Sponsors

Turquoise Sponsors

2018 Treasures Team Members

Sara Baker

Pam Chess *

Arlan Colton *

Eric Galbreath *

Linda Girard *

Jenny Hartung *

Soozie Hazan *

Peter Helman *

Craig Houck

Ellie Johnson *

Brent Land *

Lindi Laws *

Jess Losoya *

Rhonda Martin *

Janice Molina *

Adrian Molina *

Phil Moul

Cheryl Muller *

Vicki Myers *

Barbara Rintala

Patricia Ruiz *

Robert Ruiz *

Carol Schneiderman *

Kim Talerico *

George Vissichelli *

Jessica Zarling *

Event Manager

Jill Conway * / Detail Management

Treasures Staff Support

Scott Blades *

Maggie McCann *

Dennisse Ley

* Indicates Planning Team Member

Photos from the 2017 Treasures for TIHAN event


2017 Treasures for TIHAN photo gallery

Below is the list of generous individuals and businesses who donated auction items in 2017. THANK YOU! Please support those who support us! (Visit their website — if available — by clicking on the name listed.)

1st Rate 2nd Hand Thrift Store

9 to 5 Auto Detail


About Me Hair Studio

David Adix

Barbara Adler

Alfonso Gourmet Olive Oil and Balsamics

Alternatives in Healthcare Detox Therapy

Patrick Alvarez

Alvernon Storage

Animal Ally of Arizona


Antigone Books

Archive Advantage

Arizona Cardinals

Arizona Diamondbacks

Arizona Friends of Chamber Music

Arizona Renaissance Festival

Arizona Repertory Theatre

Arizona Riverpark Inn

Ariztical Entertainment

The Art and Framing Company

Artists at Work/ Henry El Kaim

Asis Massage

Aveda Institute Tucson


Kent and Mike Bader

Sara Baker

Ann Baldwin

Ballet Tucson

Balmed Health and Wellness

Barbara Kuzara Art

Kevin Barnes

Beadecked & Beaddicted

Curt Beall

Bella Jewels Design

Nikolette Bellio

Robert Bennett

Ben’s Bells Project

Beyond Bread

Beyond Video

Big Frog Custom T-shirts and More

Joseph Birdsong

Scott Blades

Bluemercury Luxury Boutique  & Spa

Bluespan Wireless

Blue Willow

Body Works Pilates

The Book Stop

Borderlands Trading Company

Fran Braverman

Brooklyn Pizza

Bruce Baughman Gallery

By Amethyst Creations


Café a la C’Art

Café Poca Cosa

Grace Calterone

Bruce Cameron and Mark Rosenbaum

Tony Canchola

The Canyon’s Crown Restaurant and Pub

Canyon Ranch

Judith and Chris Caputo

Leslie Carlson

Cata Vinos

Chase Bank

Pamela Chase

Chicago Music Store

Children’s Museum Tucson

Cinemark Theatre

The Clarendon Hotel & Spa

Cloud Dancer Jewelry Studio

Melinda Collins Knick

Color Pencil

Arlan Colton

Complete Pool and Yard Care, Inc.

Tim and Lori Cotton

Country Inn and Suites

The Country Store

Creative Ventures

Mary Brandt Croft


Cathy Davis

DeMont Family Swim School

Desert Botanical Garden

Desert Leaf

Desert Vista Ace Hardware

Robbie Dick

DK Advocates, Inc

Dos Corazones – Lori Kirkpatrick


Sylvia Ebeling

Eclectic Cafe

Gregory Eddings

Dr. Bella Eibensteiner, DC – Chiropractor

El Saguarito Mexican Food


Enchanting Glass Menagerie

English Salon Spa

Ermanos Craft Beer & Wine Bar

Excel Mechanical, Inc.


Edward and Kelsey Farrell

Betty Millson Fink

David Fitzsimmons

Flandrau Science Center

Flowers, Rieger & Associates, PLLC

Food Conspiracy Co-Op

Four Winds West

Glenn Fournie

Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation

Frankie’s Cheesesteaks

Megan Franz

Freedom Smoke USA

Funtastics Family Fun Park


Eric T. Galbreath

Shelly Gallicho and Ken Arnold

Maurice Garifo

Gaslight Theatre

Linda and Jim Girard

Goldman & Goldman, PC

Goldstein Legal Team, PLLC

Golf N’ Stuff

Larry Gomez

Good Muse Designs, Marnie Ehlers

Goodness Fresh Kitchen

Grand Canyon Railway

Great Waves Salon

Gusto Osteria Italian Restaurant


Hacienda del Sol

Jill Hagerman

Hall of Frames

Jo Ann Hanks

Jenny and Mike Hartung

Healthy Skin @ Sheftel Associates Dermatology

Heard Museum

Pauline and Gene Hechler

Joseph Heller and Frank Ptak

Highwire Lounge

Humane Society of Southern Arizona



IdeaMagic Visionary Marketing & Automation


In The Black Accounting

Invisible Theatre


Jam Culinary Concepts

Katie James

Jan Izlar – Independent Beauty Consultant

Stu Jenks of Fezziweg Dress

Jeanne Jensen

Ellie Johnson

JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass


K. Newby Gallery

Leslie Kahn

Kendra Scott

Tom Kerrigan

Kief-Joshua Vineyards

Mary Ellen Klawiter

KXCI Community Radio


La Hacienda Family Mexican Restaurant

La Placita Cafe

Laffs Comedy Caffe

Brent Land

Larry Moore aka Lucinda Holliday Jeweler Extraordinaire

Laurie and Lisa Designs

Ed Leven and Ed Thibeault

Jon Lightfoot

Live Theatre Workshop

Lodge on the Desert

Lone Mountain Turquoise Company

Richard Long

Jess Losoya

Lotus Massage & Wellness Center



Mabel’s on Fourth

Tina MacBeth

Madaras Gallery, Inc.

Mama’s Famous Pizza and Heros

Mama’s Hawaiian Bar-B-Cue

Lyle D. Marcks

Kris Marsh

Todd Martin, CPT Professional Piano Tuner

Steve McInnis

Mellow Dawn Lund – Mast

Metaphysical Shop

The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures

MOCA Tucson

Mostly Mosaic/Barbara Tarrish

Tom and Cheryl Muller


Denise Nagy, Friend of TIHAN

James E. Nation

Victor Navarro

John Nemo

The Nerd Gym

North Restaurant

Michael Nowack


William P. O’Brien

Old Presidio Traders

Lauretta Olson

Origami Owl

Oro Valley Country Club


Pak Mail

PGA Tour Superstore

Philabaum Glass Gallery & Studio

Phoenix Art Museum

Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Symphony

Phoenix Zoo

Photography by Rod Mullen

Plunketts Office Products and Hallmark Store

Pop Cycle “Handmade Upcycled Goodies”

POZ Café Volunteers

Primavera Foundation

PRP Wine International

Purcell Gallery – Roy Purcell


Quality Pottery, Etc.

Quarry Pines Golf Club


Nick Ray and Daniel Eckstrom

Raymond Ramirez

Red Monkey Pilates Studio

Richard E. Rehse

Reid Park Zoological Society

Anne Reissner

Fr. Bill Remmel

Reveille Men’s Chorus

Rialto Theatre Foundation

Jill and Jim Rich

Lori Riegel

Rincon Valley Fire District

Roberta Rogers

Christina Rossetti

Mayor Jonathan Rothschild

Royal Kia Automotive Group

Ruby Begonia Interior Plants

Rustic Candle Company


Sabrina Caswell Photography

Sandra Keeney Interiors

Carole Schoendorfer

Arthur Schwartz

Shaffer Dry Cleaning and Laundry

Shelby’s Bistro

Skate Country

Sole Shoes

Katrina Sosky, LMT

Daniel Sotelo

Southwest Airlines

Spa at Omni Tucson National

Sparkle Cleaners

Stacy Simons Physical Therapy

Peter B. Starks

Starlight Pines Bed and Breakfast

Strategy Financial Group

Vicky Stromee, Photography

Vicky Stromee and Margo Barnes

Maria Sturtevant – Healing Hands

Sunrise Jewelers

Sunshine Swim School


Table Talk at Home

Kim and Dan Talerico


Thomas Cleaners

Darla Thompson

Thunder Canyon Brewery

TIHAN Board Nominating Committee

TIHAN Development Committee

TIHAN HR Committee

TIHAN Marketing Comittee

TIHAN Program Committee

Today’s Patio

Sallie Tofel – Pandora’s Jewelry Box

Tomcat Enterprises Photography

Trader Joe’s

True Concord Voices & Orchestra

Truland Burgers & Greens

Tubac Golf Resort & Spa

Tubac Market

Tucker Supreme

Tucson Appliance and Furniture

Tucson Botanical Gardens

Tucson Pride/Tucson Lesbian and Gay Alliance

Tucson Symphony Orchestra


University of Arizona Athletics

Up and Running Computer Services

Urban Abstrakt Photography/Rachel Quinn


Deborah Van Sant and Ruth Butler

David Velenovsky and Donna Treadway

Verde Canyon Railroad

Jean Vickers

VIP Taxi


Martha Wall

Greta Ward

William Watts

Western National Park Association

Wildflower Bread Company

Kare Williams

Kathleen Williamson

David Patrick Wolfe

Ray Wood and Bob Guthrie

Dotty Woody



Z Forrest Gallery – Home of Treestump Woodcraft

Zarpara Vineyard

Richard Zelens

Find Out More About TIHAN

TIHAN, Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network, is a volunteer-based, nonprofit organization focused on mobilizing the resources of faith communities to respond compassionately to those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS and to promote awareness and the prevention of HIV/AIDS.