Auction 2019 FAQ
When: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Where: The View HOuse, Centennial
Q. What is the Auction?
A. The Auction is Southmoor Elementary’s largest annual fundraiser held in March. Many of the auction items are available for online bidding the week before the live auction event. This year's Live Auction will be Saturday march 16th at The view House Centennial. The Live Auction is an adult only event that includes bidding on teacher treats, classroom projects and live auction items. There will be food, a cash bar, entertainment and a chance to mingle with Southmoor parents, faculty, staff, and friends all while supporting Southmoor. after the auction, we will continue the fun dancing at The View HOuse.
Q. Why is the auction so important?
A. Last year, the auction raised over $90,000! while this is great it is vital for us to raise even more, as colorado is rated one of the lowest states for funding their public schools. we rely on the proceeds helped to fund and support our teachers, staff and classrooms directly.
Q. What does it cost to attend and what does my ticket cover?
A. Tickets are $50 per person. We are hoping to obtain event sponsorship from businesses and individuals to cover the cost of hosting the auction. This way, all proceeds from ticket sales will go directly back to support programs and needs at Southmoor.
Q. What are ways for parents to be involved in the auction?
A. There are many ways to help and participate in this important and fun event:
•Donate and/or solicit auction items (big and small)
•Obtain sponsorships from businesses or your family and friends
•Help with your classroom auction project
•Donate an “of the month” auction item (beer of the month, wine of the month, and more!) signs-ups will be sent via sign-up GENIUS or contact one of the chairs listed below
.Donate a timeshare or retreat home/condo
•Sponsor a party (tour de somo, bad mom's, beer tours,etc)
*join us for a fun night at The View house!
Q. Who do I contact if I want to get involved?
A. Feel free to call or email one of the 2019 Auction Chairs:
Amy borman karen Long
(mom to 1st and 5th grader) (mom to 2nd and 5th grader)