Buy the school auction centerpiece. Please. (Click thru for advice on selling or giving away.)
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To ensure your day goes off without a hitch, we’ve compiled a detailed checklist for you: some final tasks to complete, things to bring with you on the day of your event, and tips from our experts to help you kick off the best auction possible.
Never assume your crowd fully understands you needs and why they are there. Be sure to remind them at every turn where the money is going and why you need their help.
Buy it now board from Beaverton Mayor's Ball 2013. Items for sale - bidder "buys" it right then. item replaced with next. They had dinners, stain glass classes, hair styling, etc.
Fundraising Event Tips: Use Multiple Auctions
Silent Auction Tip: Staggered Table Closing Times. This idea makes it very clear when each silent auction ends and you aren't relying solely on the auctioneer announcements to remind everyone to get their bids in on time.
Silent Auction Do's & Dont's
Putting together a great silent auction is hard work, but many groups make some simple mistakes that cost them a lot of lost revenue. Here are some silent auction ideas, i.e. Do's & Dont's, to help you maximize your fundraising success.
A good bid sheet can have a huge impact on your auction event. Learn what information to include so that your bid sheets are more effective.
Tips For Running A Silent Auction
FundraiserHelp.com: Tips For Running A Silent Auction - A detailed overview on how to procure more items, liven up your event, get everything setup right, make it run smoothly, and maximize your results.
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The Ultimate List of 100+ Silent Auction Item Ideas
Struggling to find the perfect silent auction items? Check out our list of over 100 auction item ideas that are sure to make your fundraising auction a success!
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This worked well too. Gift cards in the envelopes. Clean design.