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Silent Auction idea: Don't Have Too Many Items

When you get a lot of donations, it is easy to want to put them all out. But it is actually best to not have too many silent auction items - an increase in quantity does not necessarily lead to an increase in income!

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Easy Fundraiser Idea: Driver for a Day

Driver for a Day! Follow the "Uber" example; include one or two private drivers for a day as a silent auction item.

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Silent Auction idea: Post Auction Sale

The silent auction is done, all payments have been collected, but you have a handful of items that just did not sell. What do you do?

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Fundraising Idea: Chef's Delight

Everyone loves a yummy new dish. Odds are at least one of your members or parents is an outstanding cook. Whether a professional chef or an extremely talented home cook, they can help you create an exciting silent auction experience. Offer a cooking class - where the participants get to learn how to create a mouthwatering dish and then experience tasting it as well.

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Silent Auction idea: Gold Star Raffle

Reward your bidders whose silent auction bid is at market value or above. These special "Gold Star" bidders deserve a special treat.

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Unique fundraiser ideas: Gift Giving Party

Looking for a unique and different way to collect donations? Why not ask some of your volunteers to host a "Gift Giving Party"?

Similar to a Tupperware party, your hostess will invite friends to attend brunch/coffee...

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