Auction Reporting

When to Ask for Non-profit Auction Items

Whether you’re planning your fundraiser for January, June, or just before the winter holidays, the best possible time to ask for non-profit auction items is January. Why? Many businesses and organizations have a limited annual budget for donations. It pays to be the first to ask! When you reach out to ask for non-profit auction items in January, you [...]

How to Showcase Your Silent Auction Items for Maximum Results

Want to generate more donor interest and make your silent auction more profitable? The secret to a successful auction is hiding in plain sight: presentation.  Retailers know this by heart, but if you’re new to the idea, consider taking a shopping trip. Stores study how to display, group, and describe their merchandise to capture our interest and convince us [...]