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After a recent event it is nice to get emails like this: "Stephen, you were absolutely phenomenal at the Camp Rosenbaum auction last week. You were personable with the guests, wicked funny and read the room with perfection. I attended a different fundraiser Saturday,...

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Silent Auction Tips

Silent Auctions are a lot of work.  In fact, they are the most work for the least amount of return at your event.  If you procure $20,000 worth of silent auction items on average the national return is $10,000 or 50%.  In the Pacific Northwest, we can expect $15,000...

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PROFILE #9 – Camp Gallagher

As fundraising auctioneers, we get to work with some amazing non-profit organizations.  From time to time we are going to highlight some of those organizations and the amazing work they do.  The best part of our job is raising much needed funds for great organizations...

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Your Board Has Talent!

Whenever we do procurement rallies for clients we always find some interesting talent that one of the people attending has.  And yes, we can usually turn that around into a great selling live auction item. You always ask your board about vacation homes, tickets, and...

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Do you publicize the value of your auction items?

Do you publicize the value of your auction items? This is a topic I have struggled with for years.  Should FMV (Fair Market Value) be listed in the catalog or not?  MY ANSWER - NO.  I don’t think values should be listed on the powerpoint, or in the catalog.  The...

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Boost Auction Fundraiser Income

WEBINAR!  Auctria & Kilbreath Auctions are hosting a webinar on March 1, and March 6 at 9am. REGISTER BY CLICKING THIS LINK Boost the Auction Fundraiser Income: Spotlight live & silent events Tips you can use right now! Please share with your entire auction...

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