It’s been about one month since COVID-19 checked into the gala scene and prompted a wave of cancellations and reschedules. In that short period of time, the ingenuity of our industry has been on full display. Virtual gala fundraisers are mutati…Continue reading
More likely than not, you’re reading this from the comfort of your own home. We are, as my friend Amy said, on forced sabbatical. It’s not our ideal sabbatical, but here we are. During this imposed break, I’ve been following the journ…Continue reading
To support school auction clients, these videos were used as teasers on specific items to get participants interested in bidding in the online auction.Continue reading
Are fundraising online auctions going away anytime soon? I don’t think so. I expect commercial online auctions to disappear before nonprofit online auctions. Here’s why.Continue reading
Here’s a comprehensive list of silent auction software vendors. At least 25 of them also offer silent auction mobile bidding services.
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This happens to all fundraising auction committees at some point. An item donation arrives *after the gala, or arrives *before it, but has a date restriction preventing it from being sold at the event. In this post, learn one approach for selling it — submit your best bid.
This nonprofit was given a donation of NFL tickets, but the game date was five days before their gala. Here’s how they rapidly converted the auction item donation into cash.
In my Big Ticket Procurement Secrets course, we were talking about the concept of ROI (return on investment) with silent and live auctions. One of my California students plans a gala which includes an online charity auction. They’ve used one online auction vendor’s platform and opened their items for bidding to a larger community. It… Read On >
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Many of my spring clients are seeing lower revenues in online auctions. Here are four tips if your online auction is performing similarly dismal.
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Mobile bidding has blurred the lines of the online and onsite auctions. Is a new name in order for these hybrid events?Continue reading