Pick Up Some Treats and Help Us Fund Scholarships
The NEC Online and Live Auctions are SGMP’s largest fundraising events to benefit The Gilmer Institute of Learning Scholarships for NEC.
The Gilmer Institute of Learning supports SGMP’s mission to enhance the purpose and goals of the Society by providing support to SGMP’s members and chapters through educational opportunities, certifications, training, resources, and scholarships.
The NEC’s Online Auctions are SGMP’s largest fundraising events. We need your help more than ever to raise funds for The Gilmer Institute of Learning Scholarships!
The Online Auction bidding will be done through a cell phone or computer. Auction participants can bid anywhere, anytime between the opening and closing of the auction right from their own device, meaning the Online Auction items can be viewed by all members, their families and friends!
Donate Auction Items
This national fundraiser makes it possible to fund scholarships for government and contract planners to attend this national gathering.
We are requesting all kinds of donations!
- Hotel Stays: Include complimentary parking, meals at the hotel or local restaurants, spa treatments, attraction passes or sporting events.
- Reward Points: Donate hotel, airline or Amtrak reward points.
- Holiday Decor
- Tech Gadgets
- Gift Baskets: Coffee – chocolate lovers – spa day – movie night – date night – family game night – road trip – dog lovers – cat lovers – picnic in the park.
- Gift Cards: Donate an unused gift card.
- Unique Items:Handmade crafts – woodworking – art – photography – children’s toys, books, accessories.
- Vacation Packages:Consider offering a 2-nights to a 7-nights stay with breakfast or food credit, golf or spa package.
- Tickets: Donate admission tickets to amusement parks, musuems or family activities
Don’t be afraid to think outside the box! Donate one of your unique handcrafted creations. Please think about combining items or services with your friends and colleagues to create a tantalizing package to feature your area, such as hotel 2 or 3 night stays with a spa visit or round of golf. Let your imagination be your guide.
Photos courtesy of Christie’s Photographic Solutions.