School Auctions

How Did We Do? Analyzing Results from Your School Auction

This post is the third in a series of posts based on the “Best Practices for School Auctions” whitepaper  from the Greater Giving Fundraising Excellence Series. Each new post covers the unique challenges school auction planners face, and how to overcome those challenges. Read additional articles: School Auctions Series Do you want to improve the performance of… Read More »


Checklists for Your Next School Event Fundraiser Page

This post is the second in a series of posts based on the “Best Practices for School Auctions” whitepaper  from the Greater Giving Fundraising Excellence Series. Each new post covers the unique challenges school auction planners face, and how to overcome those challenges. Read additional articles: School Auctions Series Do you wish there was a way to… Read More »


School Auctions Got You Stressed Out?

This post is the first in a series of posts based on the “Best Practices for School Auctions” whitepaper  from the Greater Giving Fundraising Excellence Series. Each new post covers the unique challenges school auction planners face, and how to overcome those challenges. Read additional articles: School Auctions Series Would you like to reduce the stress of… Read More »


Top School Auction Packages

Want to bring some kick to your next school auction? Because your audience consists of parents and family members, tailor a majority of your school auction packages to make them appealing to families. You’ll generate a lot of excitement for your event and boost your fundraising! Bucket List Adventures Who wouldn’t want a once-in-a-lifetime adventure the whole… Read More »


School Auction Sponsorships

With many PTA or School auction groups it’s common to put a large percent of focus on item procurement and event night logistics. Gathering the best possible items and creatively packaging them leaves a lasting impression on guests and helps keep winning bidders happy. However; this strategy of mainly targeting your auction can push the revenue section of… Read More »


School Auctions & Fundraising

School Specific Auction Tips School auctions have unique challenges that require creative solutions: tight timelines, an all-volunteer workforce, and often an event team that changes personnel every year. With early planning, smart preparation, and the right tools, you can make your school auction a smashing success! Start Early The school year is already short. Give… Read More »


St. Joseph Catholic School’s Peggy DiPrima on the Challenges of Fundraising

Peggy DiPrima, Event Coordinator for St. Joseph Catholic School in Vancouver, Washington talks about the challenges of fundraising among parents who are already paying tuition and the need to reach beyond the school community for event sponsors and attendees. Utilizing Greater Giving’s online software, St. Joseph can now give participants the opportunity to register online,… Read More »