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What Do a Signed Steelers Football, a Ruby Ring and Brand New Tires Have in Common? The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's Project Bundle-Up Auction, Live On-Line!
Jun 25, 2010 (07:06 AM EDT)


CARNEGIE, Pa., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From flat screens 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: Pittsburgh Steelers signed Steelers Football and 2009 Yearbook; Pittsburgh Penguins blue jersey signed by 2009 team members; $2,000.00 gift certificate for Vector Security;  a ruby ring; tickets to a Pirates Luxury Box; and a gift certificate for Green Oaks Country Club.

Founded 24 years ago by WTAE-TV Channel 4 and The Salvation Army, Project Bundle-Up has provided more than 212,000 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 6th through July 27th. Whether you are in the market for a signed sports memorabilia, fine jewelry or flat screens, the Project Bundle-Up auction has something for everyone.

Simply log onto to either http://www.projectbundleup.com; http://www.thepittsburghchannel.com; or www.salvationarmy-wpa.org and follow the prompts and links. You may also access through eBay, however, items are only featured on that site for a maximum of seven days. You will be able to view all items during the month at http://www.projectbundleup.com. Each week will feature new items up for bid on eBay. You will need to register with eBay to bid or buy an item. EBay will notify you and Project Bundle-Up if you are the successful bid winner. If so, you will receive an e-mail, including payment instructions. Checks, MasterCard, Visa and Discover are accepted via a secure payment processor through the Salvation Army. The Salvation Army will make arrangements with you regarding shipping or pickup. All sales are "as is" and final and cannot be returned for cash or exchange.

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 121 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