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
Food gifts (non-perishable)
Garden/patio supplies and equipment
Restaurant gift cards/certificates
Branded items (i.e. Legos, Star Wars, Disney, Nerf, etc.)
Small kitchen appliances, cookware, etc.
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!