CARNEGIE, Pa., June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From electronics to fine jewelry, there is something for everyone on the Project Bundle-Up Online Auction. Shop until you drop in the convenience of your own home and provide new winter outerwear for area needy kids and seniors. Prime items include: Heath Miller signed Steelers football and jersey; Mellon Arena stadium chairs signed by Pittsburgh Penguins Sid and Geno; overnight packages at various hotels and resorts; a Vector home security system; mattress sets and multiple gift certificates for local golf courses and country clubs.
Founded 26 years ago by WTAE-TV Channel 4 and The Salvation Army, Project Bundle-Up has raised more than 11.3 million dollars and provided more than 227,000 needy kids and seniors with new winter outerwear. The annual auction is one of the primary ways that Project Bundle-Up raises critical funds to provide personal shopping trips for nearly 7,500 individuals each year. More than 400 items have been provided by generous donors and are available for sale from July 3rd through July 31st. Whether you are in the market for signed sports memorabilia, furniture, household appliances or trendy electronics, the Project Bundle-Up Auction has something for everyone.
To preview all 400 items at any time during the month of July, log onto to www.projectbundleup.com, www.wtae.com or www.salvationarmy-wpa.org and follow the prompts and links. To bid on an item, you will be directed to eBay to place your bid. 100 new items will be highlighted each week and will be available for bidding for seven days. You will need to register with eBay to bid on or buy an item. The Project Bundle-Up Online Auction offers free shipping on shippable items (some bigger items will require pick-up.) and will be handled through correspondence via eBay. MasterCard, Visa and Discover are acceptable payment options via PayPal. All sales are "as is" and final and cannot be returned for cash.
Shoppers can review the Real Deal Items and their descriptions by clicking on real deal button in a special section on www.projectbundleup.com. These items are set price and not for bidding. If you would like to purchase one or more Real Deal Item(s) call 412-446-1640.
Both a church and a social service organization, The Salvation Army began in London, England in 1865. Today, it provides critical services in 124 countries worldwide. The 28-county Western Pennsylvania Division serves thousands of needy families through a wide variety of diverse support programs. To learn more about The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania, log on to www.salvationarmy-wpa.org. The Salvation Army does the most good for the most people in the most need.
SOURCE Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division