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What: Fundraiser for CSF
When: March 28-April 4, 2020
How: Register to Bid (packages to be added soon!)
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Donation Wish List
Ready to Donate!

 

Donate Now! Deadline is March 13 but accepting through 3/23 (bc of Spring Break!)

As You Begin to Think About How You Can Contribute, Ask … 

What is my business or my favorite business to frequent?

  • HOME SERVICES: Landscaping, Yard Work, Painting, Other
  • IN-HOME BUSINESS: Rodan + Fields, Beauty Counter, Jamberry Nails, Party Lite, Other
  • PERSONAL SERVICES: Pet Grooming, Hairdressing, Embroidery/Monogramming, Other
  • LOCAL BUSINESS: Retailers, Restaurants, Other

So many businesses are willing to donate to school auctions because their business is promoted and new customers are referred, it’s worth an ask!

What are my hobbies, what does my family like to do?

  • ACTIVITIES: Golf Outing, Shooting or Hunting Outing, SUP Outing, Yoga/Pilates Instruction, Photography Class, Hand-Lettering Class, Jumping Gym, Climbing Gym?
  • SPORTS: Blues Tickets, Cardinals Tickets, Billikens Basketball Tickets, etc.? Or, think bigger! Can you donate access to special club seating with benefits, behind-the-scenes access or a tour, vouchers for food, fan gear? Creating an experience always brings in more money for the school!
  • FINE ARTS: Muny Tickets, Fox Tickets, Symphony Tickets, Other Theatre or Gallery Access. Again, creating an experience always makes it more appealing! Consider including a gift card to a restaurant or even babysitting to go along with!
  • CREATING: Watercolor, photography, woodworking, architecture, pottery, etc. Or, consider Instruction in your favorite hobby?

Do I have access to a destination or experience that others would enjoy?

  • Innsbrook/Augusta/Hermann Weekend
  • Horseback Riding
  • Camper or Houseboat
  • Beach or Mountain Getaway
  • Race Car Driving 

Are you starting to get some ideas? Refer to the Donation Wish List below for more!

Donation Wish List

Sports & Fitness
Cardinals tickets
Blues tickets
Special access passes for any professional sporting events
Golf outings
Golf equipment
Sports lessons - tennis, golf, swim
Host a tailgate party

Destination & Travel
Condo or vacation home stay
Weekend getaways – for a couple or a family
Amusement park passes - Six Flags annual pass, Disney tickets, etc.
Hotel vouchers or overnight stays
Air or train travel or transferable miles
Car rental vouchers

Electronics
iPad, iPhone
Bluetooth Speakers/Headphones
Reader or Other Tablet
Gaming System
Other popular small tech gear or electronics

Entertainment
Theater tickets - Fox, Muny, Black Rep/Rep, Symphony, Touhill, Edison, etc.
Movie tickets
Concert tickets, Hollywood Casino amphitheater summer concert series

Personal Care, Health Services
Salon or spa services – manicure, pedicure, brows, blow dry, massage, facial, haircut/color
Chiropractic services
Personal trainer services

Lessons/Services
Summer camps
Music lessons
Tutoring
Car services - oil change, detailing, etc.
Handyman services
Photo session
Home cleaning services
Dental services or teeth whitening

Goods
Custom artwork or artisan-crafted good
Garden supplies or gift card from a local nursery
One-of-a-kind or estate jewelry
Designer handbags or luggage
Power tools – cordless drill, router, chain saw, shop vac, etc.
Grill – gas, charcoal, pop-up for camping 

Gift Cards – the Sky’s the Limit!
Restaurants: dinner, brunch, coffee, local
Art, craft, or creativity shops
Local Retailers: Bowood, Maven, K. Hall, Civil Alchemy, Paisley, etc.
Service providers: photography, florists, spa, car wash, etc.

This wish list is NOT all-inclusive by any means!
It’s meant as a starting point to get you thinking… Go ahead and go off the list, get creative! 

Auction proceeds are a part of the fundraising efforts of the Central School Fund. CSF allows for a robust financial aid program providing a Central education for all mission-fit families!

Contact Audra Christian for anything at all related to auction!!