Auctions

10 Secrets for a Successful Auction
March 15, 2021

Whether you’re stepping up to run a charity auction for the first time or you're a veteran of the auction world, this guide should help you construct a plan for getting the job done right!

Maximizing the ROI of Fundraising Auctions
July 17, 2018 at 11:28 am

Most nonprofits will plan one or two big fundraising auctions per year, leading to high expectations. Organizations need to find a multitude of ways to increase revenue streams to avoid leaving much-needed money on the table. The following are some tips to help development teams create financially successful events...

EBOOK: Procuring Quality Charity Auction Items
May 15, 2018 at 3:47 pm

ZGIVE, www.zgive.com, a top-five digital auction platform for nonprofits, is excited to announce its partnership with boodleAI, www.boodle.ai, a cutting-edge predictive analytics platform providing machine learning solutions for nonprofits and organizations worldwide. AI is taking the world by storm, and ZGIVE, in partnership with boodleAI, is on a mission to help nonprofits get in on the action. ZGIVE’s user-friendly […]

Making The Difference: Mobile Fundraising
July 13, 2017 at 11:54 am

Technology has become increasingly user-friendly. Donors from Baby Boomers and Gen X to Gen Y and Millennials have become more digital-centric. The smartphone has become an indispensable part of everyday life, making it completely normal to use as a tool during a special event rather than struggling to keep track of old-fashioned paper and pen bid sheets...

Now You Can Punch 'The Most Hated Man in America' in the Face (for Charity)
September 29, 2016 at 11:02 am

Martin Shkreli wants you to punch him in the face. Well, not you, in particular. But it could be you—if you're the highest bidder in this, um, unique charity auction. If you're not familiar with Shkreli, you may know him better as the "most hated man in America." He's the smarmy pharma bro who jacked up the price of a life-saving drug by 5,556 percent, allegedly helmed multiple Ponzi schemes, and turned a congressional hearing into a clown show...

Dryer Lint Hillary Clinton Is Here to Challenge Trump, Raise Money for Charity, Give You Night Terrors
August 16, 2016 at 9:49 am

When last we checked in on Dryer Lint Donald Trump, he was running unopposed in the race for the coveted title of "artistic work most likely to simultaneously instill existential horror and admiration." But now, finally, he has a challenger. Enter, Dryer Lint Hillary Clinton. Artist Sandy Buffie, creator of the dryer lint monstrosity, plans to auction the sculpture alongside her Trump to raise money for charity...