Be A Hero | Silent Auction Guide


This guide provides performance boosting tips, tricks, and ideas for how to run successful silent auction fundraisers. Explore key activities, including time-saving templates and spreadsheets, while progressing through the five steps to silent auction fundraising success. You'll be a fundraising hero!

The 5 Steps To Silent Auction Fundraising Success

1. Plan

Purpose Fundraising Goal Silent Auction Committee Audience Silent Auction Structure Dates Times Marketing Plan

2. Gather

Feel Good Solicitation Types Of Items Timing Solicitation Methods Tracking Divide & Conquer blank blank

3. Assemble

Create Auction Add Items Images Donors & Sponsors Shipping Display Sheets Bid Sheets blank

4. Host

1 Bid Per Item Marketing Feature Items Registration Live Event Setup blank blank blank

5. Close!

Notifications Payment Item Distribution Analytics Thank Yous Succession Plan blank blank