Albany UU 2023 Building Community Auction

Albany UU
April 2023
01:00 PM EDT
May 2023
11:45 PM EDT

About Our Auction

THE AUCTION is an important annual event at Albany UU. Not only does it raise critical funds for the church’s budget, it is an important way of building connections among members.

DONATIONS are no longer being accepted.

BUY NOW: All items are fixed price and first come, first serve.

In order to purchase items, you must have a account. Click on Create an account now (, fill out the form, and submit it.

PAYING FOR ITEMS: An invoice is generated when you buy your first item. Any additional items purchased are added to your invoice. To view your invoice at any time, click on Account on the top menu, select My Items Won, and then select View Items. Once you have finished buying, make your payment by sending a check for the final invoice amount, payable to Albany UU, to Albany UU, 405 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12206. Put the Invoice # on the memo line of your check. Please send your check no later than May 8. (We are not using 32auctions payment options because of the additional cost.)

SPECIAL PROMOTION FOR FAMILIES: To encourage family participation, an anonymous donor will contribute up to $50 toward the cost of participating in a family event. The family must include at least one child and one adult. Three events qualify for this offer, those listed below as Featured Items. To take advantage of this promotion, buy places for your family at the event of your choice. Then email Albany UU's treasurer, Maria Phillips (, saying that you want to take advantage of the family promotion, the event you have purchased, and the number of adult and child places you have purchased. She will pay up to $50 of your invoice cost for that event from the fund.

COLLECTING YOUR ITEMS: If you have purchased an event at a specific time, make note of the date and time. The host will contact you with more information before the date of the event. If you have purchased an item, you must arrange with the donor a time and place to retrieve the item. Donors will receive lists of buyers of their event or item.

About Albany UU

ALBANY UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST celebrates Unitarian Universalism – a liberal, non-creedal, covenantal faith tradition that is based on a free and responsible search for truth and meaning and the inherent worth and dignity of every person. Unitarian Universalists draw meaning from many faith traditions, embrace scientific reasoning, and express their beliefs through acts of social justice and compassion.

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