Handbid’s Friends & Family Tragedy Program

While we always hope for the best, it’s inevitable that those close to us are not immune to tragedy. Whether it’s a terminal illness, death, an accident or severe injury, any number of things can catch a family off guard. It warms our heart when communities come together to support victims and their families. At […]

Want to increase your silent auction revenue? Check your bid increments!

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   What’s another $100 to one of your bidders? Well, it could mean $8,000 to you! No, really. Small errors in starting bids and bid increments can cost you thousands of dollars. Let’s dive into the impact that high bid increments can have on your silent auction revenue. It could mean big bucks for your […]

Are consignment items a good idea in your silent auction?


Ever been to a charity auction and seen those autographed sports items or a guitar signed by a famous rock star?  Better yet, have you been asked to bid in a live auction on an African Safari or a trip to the next Super Bowl?   Ever wondered, wow, how did these guys get that kind […]

When the Unexpected Happens at Your Fundraising Event


With fundraising and auctions, we have come to expect the unexpected.  I sit in on a lot of product demos and listen to customer questions.  A common question from our clients is, “What if something goes wrong?”.  No doubt  they are expecting a response that will assure them that their event will go like clockwork. […]

Let’s Celebrate and Give Thanks


  We want to give thanks to our customers and charities who make this world a better place for all of us. We are a passionate group of individuals who work to for a greater calling than just a paycheck. We love to help people reach their goals….and have a little fun along the way! […]