36 Gift Basket Ideas for Fundraisers Who doesn’t enjoy getting a themed gift basket full of goodies? That’s why any time of year you are planning a fundraiser, gift baskets are an ideal option. They also make for unique fundraising ideas, whether it is for a silent auction at a live fundraising event or in online charity auctions. The creative options for themes, items, and presentations are endless…Use our list of 36 gift basket ideas to help get you started! Cooking Idea Description The Baker’s Basket A wicker basket of [...]

Mobile Bidding at Live Event to Increase Revenue

Use Mobile Bidding at Your Live Event to Increase Auction Revenue Looking for ways to liven up that annual gala? I have two words for you…MOBILE BIDDING. Not sure what that means? Read on. This post will tell you what you need to know to about mobile bidding and how it can benefit your fundraiser. Are you ready? Lets go. ___ ___ First things first…What is Mobile Bidding at a Live Event? Mobile bidding is bidding for items on your mobile phone. It’s that simple. It’s putting your auction in [...]

Online Auctions for Fundraising

Bid on Online Auctions for Fundraising for Charities So, by now you know that Charity Auctions Today is an online fundraising tool. We are the software for your online school fundraiser. If you are wondering, how do I start an online auction we have a tutorial: click here. Within our platform, we service schools and other non-profits, but you don't have to be a non-profit to run an online silent auction. Today, we thought we'd share some of our most popular online auctions for fundraising. Many of them have open [...]

Free Fundraiser Flyer

Printable Free Fundraiser Flyer Template If you're planning a fundraising event, you'll want a nice free fundraiser flyer to help spread the word. Not crafty? Don't worry, you don't have to make a fundraiser flyer yourself! We found some great, free printable fundraiser flyers for schools and nonprofits. Just choose, click, and print the best flyer for your next event! If you are feeling creative, create your own flyer online with sites like Canva, Picmokey, or VistaPrint.     Free Event Flyer Templates: Lunch Fundraiser Flyers Free Invitation Flyers Free Bake Sale [...]

The Definitive Guide to Online Auctions

The Definitive Guide to Online Auctions Online Auctions are the modern way to raise money. They are the perfect and easy to manage solution for school fundraisers, supporting a cause or helping a friend in need. We are going to take you through the steps of how to set up and manage your auction from the comfort of your own home or office. We are going to show you how to try our platform for FREE before you commit to any plans. Without a sales call or pushy sales person. [...]

Fundraising Auction Sources

If you are looking for donations for a school fundraiser or other charity auction, you know it can be difficult. You'll need to make lots of phone calls, drive around town, and search endless websites. Well, today is your lucky day. We've done all the searching for you. Here is a great list of Fundraising Auction Sources. Whether you want items for a silent auction, an in-house raffle, or you just want to find a website where you can organize and set up an online auction for free, we've got [...]

Top 70 Best Online Auction Sites Review of 2016

Best Online Auction Sites. If you are looking for the most reputable online auction websites around the globe, you've come to the right place. I hereby present to you the 70 best online auction sites and bidding sites. As you know, there is no shortage of high-quality online auction sites on the internet. But we decided to separate the wheat from the chaff and give you the absolute cream of the crop. These online auction sites will give you the best value for your money because they are [...]

2016-03-01T09:33:42+00:00January 19th, 2016|Online Auctions, Silent Auction|

Risk Free Auction Items

Risk-free items: A Definitive Guide You've probably noticed county fairs or special events giving away some big ticket items. Sometimes they raffle off a motorcycle or an ATV and sometimes they raffle off a trip to an exotic location. These types of items draw a lot of attention and sell lots of tickets, but the organization takes a huge risk. The premise is easy, sell enough tickets to cover the cost of the item and then some, but that doesn't always happen! Many times the charity fundraiser is lucky to [...]

2016-01-31T07:24:58+00:00November 18th, 2015|Online Auctions, Partners, Silent Auction|

8 Classroom Projects for Silent Auctions

Planning a silent auction for your school? Consider auctioning student projects. Get the entire school involved. Have a list of options for the teachers, and let them choose what to have their class make or make it a school wide art project. We’re not talking painted rock paper weights, do some research, spend some time, and make the items useful, giftable, and unique. Classroom projects are perfect for in house silent auctions or online silent auctions. Silent auctions are an excellent way for schools to raise funds. Including items made [...]

2016-01-31T07:27:46+00:00October 8th, 2015|Fundraising Ideas, Schools, Silent Auction|

How to Run a Silent Auction Fundraiser

These Silent Auction Ideas will help you organize a successful fundraiser. Virtually any charity can use silent auctions as a means of fundraising to support their charitable cause. In fact, organizing and running a silent auction is much easier than it may seem, especially if you’re hosting your auction online with a fundraising strategy. We have an easy fundraising website that will help you reach your goals. Websites for charity are popping up everywhere. Don’t get left behind! Charity Auctions Today is the BEST ONLINE AUCTION SITE for school fundraising [...]

2016-01-31T07:28:46+00:00September 18th, 2015|Fundraising Ideas, Silent Auction|