Norfolk, VA (PRWEB) June 5, 2006
The final round of collectables have been added to the Survivor: Panama – Exile Island charity auction on eBay including Aras’, Danielle’s and Terry’s torches, as well as items used on the finale show set. The one-month auction to benefit Operation Smile Panama and 24 other countries ends Sunday, June 11.
To date, auction bids total nearly $100,000 which will bring new smiles to 417 children around the world.
By logging onto http://www.survivorcharity.com or onto eBay fans and collectors can bid on authentic challenge-related items and other memorabilia signed by the castaways and host Jeff Probst. More than 250 items were added throughout the auction, with each item open for bidding for one week only. The item fetching the highest bid thus far is the Immunity Necklace, which closed at more than $20,000.
On Sunday, May 14, after the winner of the CBS-TV show Survivor: Panama - Exile Island was revealed, thousands of children also became winners. Mark Burnett Productions has partnered with Operation Smile to include its one-of-a-kind challenge items and memorabilia from the show in this charity auction. 100 percent of the net proceeds goes to Operation Smile, helping the charity provide free surgery to children and young adults around the world suffering with facial deformities such as cleft lips and cleft palates. For more information, visit http://www.operationsmile.org