Some cool auction items from a few of country music's biggest stars are currently up for bids in the 2012 Hungerthon auction benefiting WhyHunger in their effort to provide hunger and poverty relief around the world. Among the highly-prized items available are several autographed guitars, offering your pick of instruments signed by Willie Nelson, Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Kix Brooks, Jerrod Niemann and Mumford and Sons.

Other one-of-a-kind items include a football signed by Jason Aldean, an autographed album and poster from Lee Brice, and, for fans of the zombie-centric TV series "The Walking Dead," a comic book signed by the cast.

Auction items are available to bid on now, with more expected to be added over the next few weeks. Bidding on current items closes Thursday, Dec. 13.

WhyHunger is a leading advocate for innovative, community-based solutions to hunger and poverty. The goal of this year's Hungerthon auction is to raise more than $850,000 for hunger and poverty relief.

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