Putting together a great silent auction is hard work, but many groups make some simple mistakes that cost them a lot of lost revenue. Here are some silent auction ideas, i. Do's & Dont's, to help you maximize your fundraising success.
Silent auction tip: staggered table closing. This idea makes it very clear when each silent auction ends and you aren't relying solely on the auctioneer announcements to remind everyone to get their bids in on time.
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