Join us for the 8th Annual Auction for Advocacy: 14 Days to End Child Abuse
Our 2021 charity auction will begin Thursday September 10th, 2021 and end Friday September 23rd, 2021.
Building on the success of last year’s virtual event, we will continue to host the auction online. We will be having live events throughout the 14 days and hope to have some in-person!
Donate Items and Services
The following is a list of items that typically do well at our auction, but we're always open to new ideas!
Tours or Experiences
Art by Local Artists
Gift Cards for Local Restaurants and Businesses
Professional services like tax preparation, estate planning, consulting, and technology
"Meet n' Greets" with musicians and authors
Technology like smart watches and speakers
#Goals for 2021, can you help us find these?
Cruise on the Michigan Princess
Home services like lawn care and maintenance
Virtual cooking classes with local chefs
Virtual haircuts and self-care treatments
Tours with local historians and tour guides
VIP experiences in Ingham and Eaton Counties
2021 Sponsor Recognition
Support children while capturing the attention of great people in Lansing, and beyond! All sponsors receive logo or name placement and recognition on event emails, the event website, and social media recognition before, during, and after the auction.
Additionally, sponsors can choose from the following list of additional recognition opportunities:
+One year logo placement on our main website’s “Get Involved” page
+Include a marketing item you provide (such as a flyer, pen, magnet) to be packaged with all auction items (approximately 200)
+Boosted social media recognition (limits apply) +Recognition during all online live events
+Plaque for your business
+Plaque on the Small Talk donor recognition wall
+Private tour and lunch for up to 10 people at Small Talk
+Private training for your organization
+Up to one minute video provided by the sponsor to share on our social media
2021 Sponsorship Levels
All event sponsorships are general fund contributions, program costs are provided for illustrative purposes only.
Countdown to Auction Time
We can't wait for our biggest fundraiser of the year!