Our auction adds excitement and fun to our event while generating much needed donations for the school. We are hoping to raise at least $50,000 this year to support our variable tuition program and for campus improvements.
Your support of our auction is critical to our success. We have prepared an auction request letter and donation form for you to use when approaching potential donors. Auction items can range in value from $25 up to $5,000.
We would like the auction to feature unique and exciting items that people will want to purchase.
Popular items are:
Fine dining restaurant experiences and certificates
Weekend vacation homes or hotel packages
Vacation homes - Big Bear, Napa, Tahoe, Monterey, Hawaii, Mexico, etc.
Montage, Four Seasons, St. Regis, Wine Country
Unique event experiences such as premier sports tickets, once in a lifetime events, or any experience that is out of the ordinary
Popular VIP experiences include private tours, concert tickets and backstage passes, country club passes, day spa certificates, and theme park tickets.
Go Pro, iPad, Apple Watch, Kindle Fire, Beats Headphones, Fitbit, Games for Xbox, iTunes cards, Google glasses, computers, tablets, Apple T.V., etc.
Gift cards or gift certificates for products and services
Auto services, dance/sports programs, gym memberships, photography, salons, movie theaters, and music lessons.
Autographed memorabilia (sports and music memorabilia attract high bids)
Experience has shown that auction items are best acquired through your personal network of contacts and vendors –Typical local businesses to consider include:
Day spas and salons
Your child’s martial arts or dance studio
Restaurants you enjoy
Fast food restaurants
Car wash & repair shops
Bike, paddleboard, beach-related shops
All donations are greatly appreciated and tax deductible as Mission Hills and STEAM ED are 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. A donation can be something as simple as a gift certificate or an offer to provide a specific service or product. A donation form for auction items can be found by clicking the button below.
If you need more information or have questions, please contact us at (949) 589-4504 or via email at MusicandGenerosity@gmail.com.