Procure Amazing Auction Items That Get Donors Buzzing

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The success of a charity auction relies on your ability to procure items that cost little to nothing upfront and are valuable enough to ignite fierce bidding.

As experts in event fundraising, we know the procurement process can be challenging for any nonprofit. So we put together a FREE list of over 400 unique auction item ideas to get the ball rolling.

Surprise and delight donors with one-of-a-kind items that propel excitement, ticket sales and, most importantly, bids. 

What will you add to your procurement wish list?

Sample categories from 400 Ideas List

Something for everyone:
Diverse categories appeal to all bidders

  • Travel
  • Unique Experiences
  • Sports
  • Home & Garden
  • Food & Wine
  • ...and many more!

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Expert tested and approved:
Learn from experienced charity auction professionals

  • Danny Hooper, certified Benefit Auctioneer Specialist
  • Winspire, provider of easy-to-use, no-risk consignment travel packages that attract bids and take just minutes to reserve

One part of a procurement toolkit:
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