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Receptions For Research: The Greg Olsen Foundation Charity Auction Benefit
BaCon - Friday, June 10, 2016


Our good friend Joe Moscone has let us know that he's once again working to raise funds for charity from the collection of toys he's built up over the years. Working a decade as PR representative for Hasbro's many toy lines such as Transformers, GI Joe and Star Wars. He's collected enough that he's able to turn his love of toys into something that can help others.

Through the joys of toy collecting, you can help too. Read on about how to involved with Joe's cause, The Greg Olsen Foundation, to support hospitals and doctors helping others. 100% of all money raised goes to the cause from the auctions they have running now through June 13th! Read on for the details from, Joe.
As many of you might recall, last year around this time, I launched a number of eBay auctions featuring toys and collectibles from my personal collection gathered during my 10 years working in the toy world. We’re back at it again this year and I’m hoping that you will consider spreading the word with your readers and friends.

100% of the money raised from these auctions is donated to Receptions For Research: The Greg Olsen Foundation, an incredible organization devoted to providing hospitals, doctors and scholars across the nation the resources necessary to treat and enrich the lives of those affected by various forms of cancer and cardiovascular diseases.

Since 2010, I have led a small group of friends—we call ourselves the New Jersey Grabowskis—in fundraising for the foundation through a variety of local community and social media tactics. Last year, my girlfriend Caitlin and I introduced the charity toy auction into the fray in an attempt to take our fundraising efforts to the next level—and boy did it ever!

My team has now raised more than $90,000 since we began seven years ago, and as we enter the homestretch of this year’s fundraising campaign, we’re hoping that you can help us elevate our fundraising once again by helping us drive more traffic and potential buyers to our eBay auctions.

Unlike last year, when we posted a dozen or so items a week across a month or so, this year we’ve posted everything (30+ items) all at once. IT’S LIVE NOW! And the auctions end this Monday, June 13th!

Here’s a link to our eBay auction: https://ebay.to/22Ki4gC

(NOTE: Below is a list of the items being auctioned.)

Again, thank you for your time and please let me know if you’re able to help us spread the word for this great cause!

All our best,
Joe & Cait

Joe Moscone
@joemoscone77
Joe’s personal donation page: https://bit.ly/1Wt967y

Caitlin Elgin
@Caitlin_Elgin
Caitlin’s personal donation page: https://bit.ly/1WTMBsj

#KickCancer #R4RFoundation #NJGrabowskis #CHRKicks16

Items being auctioned:
· Sealed Case - Mezco Toyz RARE 7” Hellboy II Action Figures
· SDCC 2012 Hasbro Exclusive RARE Hollywood Jem and The Holograms Doll
· TRU Exclusive 2006 Transformers Robots In Disguise Soundwave w/ Laserbeak and Ravage
· Mr. Potato Head - Marvel Iron Man 2 “Tony Starch”
· G.I. Joe 25th Ann. Cobra H.I.S.S. Tank w/ Driver
· Hasbro Indiana Jones 3.75” Raiders Of The Lost Ark Indiana Jones action figure
· Star Wars Celebration V 2010 Hasbro Exclusive 3.75” 4-LOM & Zuckuss figure set
· Starting Lineup 1990 Series - NFL Christian Okoye Kansas City Chiefs figure
· Starting Lineup 1990 Series - MLB Bo Jackson figure Kansas City Royals figure
· SDCC 2014 Hasbro Exclusive Mighty Muggs ROM figure
· Transformers BotCon 2005 Exclusive Decepticon Skywarp figure
· Transformers Mighty Muggs G1 Prowl
· Hasbro Star Wars 30th Ann. Commemorative Coin
· Target Exclusive Star Wars 3.75” Utapau Shadow Trooper action figure
· My Little Pony 3-Pack Mini Figurines - Lotus Blossom, Zecora and Pinkie Pie
· POP! Vinyl Funko Figure - Maleficent
· G.I. Joe 25th Ann. Hasbro Collectible Playing Cards Deck
· ‘Transformers Animated’ Hasbro Convention Staff Mechanic Shirt (circa ’08)
· Star Wars The Original Trilogy series 3.75” Darth Vader action figure
· SDCC 2012 Disney Vinylmation So Tasty Cotton Candy Figure w/ Jerk Paper Hat
· Star Wars Hasbro 3.75” Boba Fett Prototype Armor (White) action figure
· Tooth Tunes Star Wars Electronic Tooth Brush
· SDCC 2010 Hasbro Exclusive Marvel Spider-Man Movie Spidey Suit action figure
· Star Wars Mighty Muggs Boba Fett
· Hasbro Star Wars Father’s Day 2-Pack w/ Luke Skywalker & Darth Vader
· Hasbro Exclusive Marvel Universe 3.75” Old Man Logan action figure
· SDCC 2006 Hasbro Exclusive Star Wars 3.75” 501st Legion Stormtrooper action figure
· SDCC 2007 Hasbro Exclusive G.I. Joe 3.75” “Pimp Daddy Destro” action figure (Gold Head)
· SDCC 2007 Hasbro Exclusive Star Wars 3.75” Ralph McQuarrie Obi-Wan & Yoda action figure set
· SDCC 2009 Hasbro Exclusive Star Wars 3.75” Legacy Collection Luke Skywalker (“Smiling Luke”) action figure
· SDCC 2013 Hasbro Exclusive My Little Pony DJ Pon-3 figure
· SDCC 2008 Hasbro Exclusive G.I. Joe 3.75” Cobra Commander action figure (Blue Suit)



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