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Auction 2.0: An in-depth fundraising auction workshop

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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

3800 CA-29

American Canyon, CA 94503

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Ready to take your fundraising auction to the next level? Want to learn how raise more money without doing more work? Whether your event is in two weeks or 20, this highly interactive workshop will provide you with proven strategies to maximize the philanthropic potential of your crowd. Learn how to fine-tune your fund-a-need for maximum effect, enhance your existing auction lots, streamline your registration process and more.

Session topics will include:

  • Strategies to refresh your silent auction
  • Brainstorming ways to enhance your auction lots
  • Streamlining check-in and check-out
  • Seven keys to a successful fund-a-need
  • Revenue enhancers, beyond the raffle


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The workshop ends with our popular 1-hour, small group session with each member of our expert panel. We will break into groups by organization type; and spend an hour drilling down on the topics that matter to you most. Ask questions and get answers that are relevant to the needs of your specific event with each of our experts in the field of fundraising auction planning, implementation, and performance.


Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

Registration fee includes morning coffee & lunch.




PRESENTERS:

Greg Quiroga, Stellar Fundraising Auctions

San Francisco-based fundraising auctioneer and consultant Greg Quiroga has built his career on mastering the details of pre-planning that make his onstage performances successful. Greg has consulted on and conducted over 600 fundraising auctions throughout the United States in the past 12 years. Working with such a multitude of organizations has given Greg a wealth of expertise upon which to draw. Greg has conducted numerous workshops locally and has presented at the National Auctioneer Association’s Benefit Auction Summit.

Ed Gold, Stellar Fundraising Auctions

Ed Gold is a fundraising auctioneer and consultant who specializes in helping committees maximize the potential of their fundraising event through creative and thorough pre-planning. Based in San Francisco, Ed conducts fundraising auctions all over the United States. In the past six years he has helped plan and implement everything from small school events to million-dollar galas. Ed’s onstage performance always wins over the crowd, but it is his focus on pre-event consulting that makes his events so successful. Ed has conducted numerous workshops in the Bay Area and beyond.

Beth Sandefur, Beth Sandefur Events

Beth is a seasoned event planner with a strong background in development and hands on experience with theatrical production. Her efforts focus on planning and execution of fundraising galas, typically with a large auction component. As a planner, she believes in working with clients to find the inefficiencies and redundancies in their systems to create a streamlined approach, keeping the organizational mission in the forefront, while still throwing a great party. She also works as a consultant to help clients integrate their annual fundraising event into year-round donor development through auction data collection & analysis as well as creating comprehensive sponsorship proposal strategies.

Devon Bell, Stellar Fundraising Events

Since his first foray into the world of fundraising auctions in 2010, Devon Bell has focused on the in-depth elements of pre-auction planning that make for success. Devon works with schools and non-profit service organizations throughout the Bay Area. He brings intelligence, passion, humor, and an entertainer’s sensibility to everything he does.

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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

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American Canyon, CA 94503

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