Become a Sonoma Valley Winemaker, an intimate blending seminar and winery tours complete with airfare and deluxe lodging.
It is a fantastic fundraising idea for schools, churches and other small non-profit groups!
Gone Fishing: Include fishing gear like rods, reels, nets, hats and a fully equipped tackle box.
Use quality ribbon, tags and sleek displays (get free display templates here) to raise each basket's perceived value.Then the classes will arrange and wrap their baskets in a presentable fashion, ready to be auctioned or pastel coloured gift bags raffled off.Christmas, coffee Connoisseurs, cookie Fanatics, easter, flowers.To do: Set up special lighting, decorations and signage for your premium auction items, then have an emcee or auctioneer call out these items from the stage.Home winspire News / 26 Creative, Attractive Basket Ideas for a Silent Auction Fundraiser.More than the retail value, description or even actual contents, bidders form their first impression of an item based on the display.Night Under the Stars: Great for families and couples.If your Live Auction is full or you're only holding a silent auction, we recommend showcasing these incredible packages in their own separate section.Having items that cater to too many different groups of people (like different children's ages, interests and hobbies) waters down the impact of the basket.Bath, beach, book Lovers, candles, cheese Aficionados, chocolate Junkies.Creative twist: Assemble the contents into a dog or cat bed.
You might assign a theme to each classroom and ask a coordinator (typically the room parent) to solicit donations from families.