Resources, News, Community Connections


Green Valley’s Blog is where we share resources, articles on how we are investing in our community and any news that will help you navigate buying and selling at Green Valley.


The lack of clean drinking water is what first drew our to Ethiopia in 2011 when we traveled with World Vision to see their programs. While we are encouraged with the progress that has been made, our trip this past July with Hawassa Hope reminded us that the need is...

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Depression Glass

Green Valley Auctions is staffed with collectors and gurus who love the thrill of antique discoveries as much as any customer. Kent Botkin, GVA Auction Director, is a Depression glass collector and aficionado. “The knowledge has come from years and years of dealing...

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Shopping in Ethiopia

From traveling, to gathering water, to shopping, life is an adventure in Ethiopia. But more importantly, life in Ethiopia is relational. You see these relationships everywhere.  In the villages way out in the countryside, they depend on one another for help, much like...

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Second Home

As a family-oriented business, we cannot say enough good things about this organization. It improves our community in so many ways, and most importantly it enriches the life of each child who walks through the doors. No child is turned away because of a parent’s...

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We’re Home from Ethiopia

Thank you all for your prayers and support. After a whirlwind trip, we're home from Ethiopia. We are still catching-up on our sleep after a 16 hour flight and the 7 hour time difference. With payroll on Monday, a massive stack of moves and auction pickups on my desk...

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