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BEBS Silent Auction Item Donation Tips


The participation of many is necessary for the success of our Annual Silent Auction.  As a fundraiser,  we desire to provide items that will be the greatest assistance to our efforts.   

From previous experience the following items generally DO sell well at the BEBS Silent Auction:  

Tickets to sporting events
Entertainment tickets/packages
Food gifts (non-perishable)
Experiences
Garden/patio supplies and equipment
Restaurant gift cards/certificates
Branded items (i.e.  Legos, Star Wars, Disney, Nerf, etc.)  
Small kitchen appliances, cookware, etc.
Games
Tools
One-of-a-kind items  

From previous experience the following items generally DO NOT sell well at the BEBS Silent Auction:  

Professional services for personal care, car care, home care, etc.
Clothing (unless its current professional sports team jerseys)
Personal care items
Holiday-specific items (i.e. Christmas,    Thanksgiving, etc.)  
Antiques and collectibles
Product accessories (i.e.  add-on accessories for phone, computer, tool, etc.)
Cleaning and organizational supplies
Multiples of the same or similar item (towels, blankets, books, toys, etc.)
Non-branded toys (i.e.  Wal-Mart, Target brand of toys)

Thank you for “U-Knight”ing with us to make our Silent Auction a success!