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NEW Mobile
Bidding Technology.

Deliver professional online silent auctions
and mobile bidding at your next live event.

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Whether you're looking to run a simple online auction or a more involved auction at a live event, we have the online and mobile bidding tools to make your auction successful.

When you run your auctions with CharityAuctionsToday, we simplify the process to make it easy so you and your team can manage everything.

We're the only auction platform that makes it so simple to setup and run. You can do it yourself. But don't worry, our support team and robust knowledge base is standing by to assist you in every way.

In 5 minutes, you can have your auction created and start adding items. From the Auction Dashboard, you'll manage every aspect of your auction. It's easy to navigate. It's not stuffed with useless features you will never need. We designed our software with the newbie in mind.

Impress Your Bidders! They too will find it very simple to register and quickly enter bids. If they're outbid, they'll be notified immediately by email and/or text message. Bids can be entered and re-entered from anywhere!

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Full Control of Your
Auction Experience

Six event features to choose from, use only what you need

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Your Auction works
on every device,

Leveraging the power of the Internet, your auction
will be online and mobile ready instantly

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There are many ways to run a charity auction. Whether it's a simple online auction or a more advanced
auction at a live event where management tools and event tickets are needed, we have it ALL!

  • Auction Setup Wizard: In just 5 minutes and a few clicks of the mouse, your auction can be created and ready to start adding items. The wizard is easy to follow and complete.
  • Online Auctions: Run your auction online and eliminate the overhead expense of hosting a live event. Bidders can bid from home, work or mobile phone.
  • 12 Pre-designed Templates: Choose from 12 pre-designed templates to create a great looking auction. Upload banners, logos, /assets/landing and select auction page features with a few clicks.
  • Live Event Bidding: Raise more money at your live event when you ditch the old paper bid sheets and move to mobile. You'll raise more money with mobile bidding.
  • Outbid notifications: When bidders are outbid, we notify them by email and text message. They can rebid from anywhere in the world in as little as 30 seconds.
  • Attendee Management: We make managing your guests a snap. From check in to check out, our system handles everything for you.
  • Cloud based management: You can manage your entire auction from anywhere in the world. Our cloud based platform lets you and unlimited volunteers login from anywhere to help you manage the auction.
  • Event Tickets: Sell tickets to your next gala or event and put everything on auto pilot. Pre-register guests for the auction and even let them start bidding as soon as they buy a ticket.
  • 4 Bidding Options: With 4 bidding options, you have the freedom to run the auction your way. Choose from Straight Bidding, Auto/Proxy Bidding, Blind Bidding or Popcorn Bidding.
  • Fast Check Out: Check out is fast and easy with CharityAuctionsToday. Pre-register credit cards or send out invoices by email or text message for quick payment.
  • Fluid Auction Settings: You're never locked into an auction setting. You can make changes and add more items even after your auction has started.
  • And, much More'¦

Advanced Auction
Management Training

Included When You Sign Up Today

While others charge hundreds of dollars for support and training, we include it free of charge.

In this powerful training, we include:

  • How to setup and run successful online auctions while saving hundreds on event venues.
  • How to save thousands of dollars by having your team of volunteers manage the mobile bidding at your next live event. Why pay a company to come in and manage your mobile bidding when we make it this easy!
  • PLUS: You get our Text Message Templates for capturing more donations. We want you to get the MOST profit from your next auction.
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Here's the deal: CharityAuctionsToday contains the sum total of the best Online Auctions and Live Event Bidding Strategies based on literally thousands of successful Auctions ...and breaks them down into the 5 proven techniques for making your auction successful.

  • The secrets of getting Maximum Bidders.
    Get more bidders than you've ever had before.
  • Discover the Law of getting increased Donations.
    Get the largest rate of donations you've ever seen.
  • How to get more Bids per item.
    Get more bids per items for increased profits.
  • Increase auction conversions.
    Get more visitors to convert into bidders or cash donors.
  • Learn Donation Strategies that could increase your total Auction Sales by 30-50%
  • This training was created for new users with little or no auction experience. It's the perfect way to get the most profitable performance out of your Online Auction or Mobile Bidding At a Live Event Auction.

Plus FREE BOUNS Training Video

Here's What You're Getting

When You Say "YES" Today

  • fullSuite You get the our full suite of Online and Mobile Bidding software, so you can run ONLINE AUCTIONS and/or MOBILE BIDDING at your next live event.
  • templates You're getting all our features and upgrades at no additional charge. Design your auction with our 12 pre-designed themes, run auctions from the cloud, outbid text and email messages, 4 bidding options, Integration with Classy, Kindful, Constant Contact, PayPal and Stripe, Online and Phone Help, an all-new re-designed Interface, and much more.
  • hybridSmall You get the the ability to run a hybrid auction. Start your bidding online and have it end at your live event.
  • AuctionTraining PLUS: You get access to the Auction Training to make your auction more profitable. You get the best Auction Performance Techniques based on literally thousands of successful Auctions. And we break them down into the 5 proven techniques to make your auction run smoothly.
  • textTemplates Finally, You get our Text Message Templates for capturing more bids and donations. We want you to get the MOST profit from your next auction.

You'll Have
Everything You Need

to Launch a Successful Auction with
Charity Auctions Today

YES! I Want To Get Access To CharityAuctionsToday
And All My Amazing Bonuses Right Now'

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Run A Hybrid Auction To
Raise More

At Your Next Live Event

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Now you have the power to increase your bidder pool. Open your auction weeks early and to bidders who are unable attend your live event.

Simply put: there's never been a feature like this before in any auction Software.

What is a Hybrid Auction?

It's a auction that you launch a week or 2 before your live event to
increase bids. You can even give people who are unable to attend your
live event the ability to outbid people onsite.

More bidders = more bids = more money!

It's like an auction on steroids

unlimited bidder,
attendees & tickets

Some companies nickel and dime you with extra fees based on how many
bidders, attendees or tickets you can sell. With CharityAuctionsToday, you
get unlimited EVERYTHING!!

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Integrations

We built one of the most powerful auction technologies that
integrates with leading tech companies in the nonprofit world.

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Schedule Your
Start & End times

...For Whenever

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Create your auctions "on the spot" or schedule them to start at a later time. The system will automatically open your auction when the start time arrives. Multiple time blocks can be created to stagger your start and end times.

For live events, the system will automatically remind your bidders, via email and SMS text message, at your selected date and time.

You can even share and/or launch your auction while you are still adding items.

Invite Admins and Volunteers... Easily

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Do you have an auction committee that needs access to your auction?

No problem! CharityAuctionsToday allows you to add unlimited users per auction.

Your users can help add items, manage attendees and run reports.

collect cash
donations

your auction can double as a crowdfunding page

With one click, add a Make A Donation button to allow people
to donate money if they don't find an item they want to bid on.

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Outbid
notifications

Bidders are instantly notified if
they are outbid on their items

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  • We send automated email and text message notifications.

    Bidders can receive the outbid notifications and rebid from anywhere in the world within as little as 30 seconds.

  • Increase bids at your live event

    When you convert your auction from the old paper bid sheets to a mobile bidding platform, you'll see your bids increase substantially.

    For example: If guests need to leave early or you want to open your live auction to people who could not attend, our notifications will keep people bidding. This feature could double the amount raised!

Raise More With
Custom Text Messages

Pre-configure text messages, then
deploy them during your auction

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  • This is where CharityAuctionsToday really stands out from the rest. You can create and deploy custom text messages that are geared towards generating more bids and more cash donations.
  • The best part is that we already have the messages pre-configured. All you have to do is tell the platform when to fire off the messages.
  • We did all the hard work for you. You can keep our default messaging or customize the messages any way you want. We'll even lay out the best times to fire off these messages for maximum effectiveness.
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Increase Bids

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    Auction Starting Soon

    Send this message 30 minutes before your auction starts. With this message you can pre-load your attendees and let bidders know your auction is about to start.

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    Items With No Bids Alert

    Send this message one hour before your auction ends to make people aware of items that have no bids.

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    Auction Ending Soon

    Send this message 30 minutes before your auction closes to let bidders get all their last minute bids in.

Increase Cash Donations

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    Make A Donation

    Send this message 30 minutes after your auction starts to let bidders know they can make a cash donation if they don't find any items they want to bid on.

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    Donation Request to Non-Winners

    Send this message 15 minutes after your auction ends to give all the bidders who did not win the ability to still support your cause.

Event Tickets

Take your auction to a whole new level
when you use our ticket module!

  • Use our ticket module to sell tickets to your live event and capture all funds in one place. Ticket buyers can be pre-registered as bidders and we can even send your auction link to their cell phone once they buy a ticket.
  • Sell unlimited tickets and create unlimited ticket plans/packages. We will collect all guest information and pre-register them for your auction. When this feature is used for your live event, you will keep all your money, reporting and data in one place.
  • You can use the ticket module to sell tickets of any kind. We make it easy to get started. With just a few clicks you can have your event ticket page created, designed and ready to sell tickets.
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Reports Sections

Find all your auction reports in one place

Access detailed
analytics about:

  • All Items
  • All Bidders
  • Item Analytics
  • Sold Items
  • Top Bidders
  • Bid History
  • Donated items
  • and many more...

Instantly download a
full report with:

  • Your bidders names
  • Emails
  • Phone numbers
  • Addresses
  • Items they won
  • Item information
  • Items status
  • Donor information
  • and many more...

Fast Checkout &
Auction Payouts

Credit Cards can be pre-registered to simplify the checkout process. Or invoices can be sent out by
email and/or text message allowing winning bidders to enter their payment information.

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  • Full payment gateway integration

    You can integrate or quickly setup an account with Stripe or PayPal Pro to collect online payments.

  • All auction payouts are then deposited into your bank account usually within 48 hours.

Bidder & Attendee
Management

Now you can manage your bidders and attendees
from an easy to use dashboard:

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  • Update bidders/attendees personal information
  • Resend auction links and edit cell phone numbers.
  • Assign Bidder and Table Numbers
  • Pre-register credit cards
  • Add new bidder/attendees on the fly
  • Pre-load bidders/attendees from ticket module
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40,000+ Users Powered By
CharityAuctionsToday

Here's What Some Of Them Are Saying

"Our experience with CharityAuctionsToday could not have been better! Our company has been doing business with CharityAuctionsToday for the past three years. The online auction feature is exceptional. Our Foundation raised 50% above our intended goal and I attribute much of the success to the auction site and the CharityAuctionsToday staff."

— Tony, CharityAuctionsToday User

"The online auction experience was wonderful and really helped to stream line our auction. It improved check out time and guests were able to simply take the items they wanted at the end of the evening."

— Legacy Builders, CharityAuctionsToday User

"Our organization has used CharityAuctionsToday for 2 years and has raised over $13,500. The software is simple and easy to use and the technical support is excellent. CharityAuctionsToday charges the lowest commission and offers different packages depending on the number of items to be auctioned. These 2 factors allowed us to maximize our profits. We highly recommend CharityAuctionsToday!"

— Ginger, CharityAuctionsToday User

Automate Your
Paddle Raise

Your live auction can double it's
donations with a Paddle Raise

Use our mobile paddle raise to allow attendees to contribute through their mobile phone. You will see and feel the excitement in the room as attendees watch the paddle raise leaderboard update in real time. Donors will receive recognition on the leaderboard.

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Dedicated Support

Now you can manage your bidders and attendees
from an easy to use dashboard:

Phone, email and a robust knowledge base is always available.

If you're running a live event and would like someone available just in case, we have on-call support available for a low rate.

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Works With Auctioneers

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  • We know the auctioneer is an important part of your live event. That's why we make it easy to manage live items.
  • List your items as View Only to create an online catalog of live items so bidders can preview them before the auctioneer takes the stage.
  • From the item dashboard, you can quickly assign winners to items as the auctioneer yells SOLD!

Do It All From The
Auction Dashboard

The Dashboard is the starting point for
creating and managing your auction.

Everything you need to create and control your auction and bidder's experience is now in an easy to use interface. Control all your features from one spot, or let a team member assist in the auction setup process!

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Here's What You're Getting

When You Say "YES" Today'¦

  • fullSuite You get the our full suite of Online and Mobile Bidding software, so you can run ONLINE AUCTIONS and/or MOBILE BIDDING at your next live event.
  • templates You're getting all our features and upgrades at no additional charge. Design your auction with our 12 pre-designed themes, run auctions from the cloud, outbid text and email messages, 4 bidding options, Integration with Classy, Kindful, Constant Contact, PayPal and Stripe, Online and Phone Help, an all-new re-designed Interface, and much more.
  • hybridSmall You get the the ability to run a hybrid auction. Start your bidding online and have it end at your live event.
  • AuctionTraining PLUS: You get access to the Auction Training to make your auction more profitable. You get the best Auction Performance Techniques based on literally thousands of successful Auctions. And we break them down into the 5 proven techniques to make your auction run smoothly.
  • textTemplates Finally, You get our Text Message Templates for capturing more bids and donations. We want you to get the MOST profit from your next auction.

You'll Have
Everything You Need

to Launch a Successful Auction with
Charity Auctions Today

YES! I Want To Get Access To CharityAuctionsToday
And All My Amazing Bonuses Right Now'

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$277,665,869

Raised thru charity auctions today

Testimonials

Jamie M. Auction Organizer

If this is your first time setting up an online auction, you can't go wrong using Charity Auctions Today. This is a excellent, user friendly application and customer service is top notch!

Julia O. Auction Organizer

The support was just wonderful, so willing to explain everything, offering help with improving the look of our landing page and, overall, extremely helpful. This kind of personal attention is something I really value.

Dr.Nicolosi Auction Organizer

I wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know how beautifully the online auction worked for the Arizona Dental Mission of Mercy Live Auction this past week. It was so easy for our team to set up the auction and follow it up until the live auction.

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Download the Auction Profit BlueprintTM

Learn the 4 tools BIG Organizations use to skyrocket their auction profits! Stop leaving
thousands of dollars on the table by following this Step-By-Step Guide.