While most of us have seen a silent auction done before or have a basic idea of what they are, silent auctions are one of those things that can be a ton of work or turn your event into a hot mess if you don’t know what you’re doing.
Sounds scary right? Now, I’m not trying to talk you out of having one. Quite the opposite, actually.
Silent auctions are a great way to build new relationships in your community and bring in some extra money for your fundraiser.
Here I’m sharing my top tips on how to organize any kind of silent auction. Whether you’re using paper tracking, credit card swiping, or auction software, here the foundational tips to creating a successful auction.