NACADA will host the 12th Annual Silent Auction at the Annual Conference on October 20-23all proceeds from the auction will be used to fund graduate scholarships to NACADA events and new advisor scholarships to the Annual Conference.  We hope this will be a great way for people to mingle, bid on some great gifts, and support those who are pursuing career goals in the field of academic advising. The Silent Auction will be located on the Main Concourse, near the NACADA Booth. 

Donation Form


Donating items prior to the conference helps to enhance the marketing and organization of the silent auction. We will accept items until October 15, 2019, but early donations are encouraged. Please complete the form above and email it to mholaday@ksu.edu, or fax it to the NACADA Executive Office at 785-532-7732.

Silent Auction Schedule

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19

4-7 pm: Donation drop off at the NACADA registration desk


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20

8 am-1 pm: Donation drop off at the NACADA registration desk
8-10 pm: Silent auction bidding open


MONDAY, OCTOBER 21

8 am-4:30 pm: Silent auction open; bidding continues


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22

7:15 am - 12:30 pm: Silent auction bidding continues
12:30 PM SHARP BIDDING ENDS
3-5 pm: Silent auction winners may pick up their items at the NACADA booth. NACADA cannot ship items to the winning bidder.


WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23

8-11 am: Silent auction winners may pick up their items at the NACADA booth. NACADA cannot ship items to the winning bidder.

Thank you for your support. We hope this will be a great way for people to mingle, bid on some great gifts, and support our graduate students who are pursuing career goals in the field of academic advising.  If you have any questions, contact Michele Holaday at mholaday@ksu.edu.

SILENT AUCTION ITEM DONATION GUIDELINES
 
  • Donor forms must be completed and faxed to the Executive Office by October 11. A receipt for your donation will be provided after the silent auction is complete
  • Donors are responsible for bringing items to the conference or shipping the items to themselves at the hotel where they are staying for the conference. They should contact that hotel for any specific guidelines the hotel may have regarding shipping.
  • All donations must be delivered to the NACADA Registration desk.
  • Purchasers are responsible for taking or shipping home any items they win in the bidding process.
  • NO LIQUIDS
  • AVOID glass bottles

Suggested items to donate include:

  • consultation services in specific areas of expertise
  • vacation home rentals
  • autographed sports memorabilia
  • gift baskets
  • hand-made items (jewelry, greeting cards, handbags, ornaments, knitted items)
  • institutional paraphernalia
  • items indigenous to a particular state or area
  • gift certificates/cards for restaurants
  • any other item that you think would generate bidding interest at the Silent Auction