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Call for Cash or Items for ASA Education Foundations' Silent Auction

by Todd Paradis | Jul 23, 2019
 
Join in the fun and contribute cash or items for ASA Education Foundations' Silent Auction. If you have ever attended an ASA Conference, you know how fun, exciting and beneficial the ASA’s Silent Auction is. All proceeds are granted to up & coming appraisers who hopefully will become new ASA members.

Read below for more information on how you can help this worthy cause:

CALLING for SILENT AUCTION ITEMS for ASA’s 501c3 EDUCATION FOUNDATION
It’s Easy to Donate On-Line Items or Pledge Cash & See Your Name Posted
6pm-7:30pm @ NYC Marriott Marquis, Monday August 26, 2018

We appreciate you and your contributions. All donors will be recognized. All items under $50 will be grouped.

Past items have include the following:
  • MAPLE SYRUP – a Vermont favorite.
  • BROADWAY TICKETS – date/time tbd – We’re in NYC in Times Square!
  • WINES – are popular and so representative of any region.
  • ON-LINE ITEMS – are easy: Provide a photo, description and FMV, then you order and delivery to the winner!
  • REGIONAL ITEMS - books (on historical places/music), snacks, even rum fruit cakes apply.
  • CHAPTER EVENTS - free admission to your chapter conference, or chapter holiday party.
  • SPORTS EVENTS - football, baseball, or entertainment events.
  • APPRAISAL TEXT BOOKS - Go Paperless - donate duplicates.
  • JEWELRY/ WATCHES – an odyssey in craftsmanship or antique classic time-piece.
  • WORKS OF ART - carvings, prints, paintings, and photographs.
  • WEEK STAY - you can deduct it for your vacation home, time share, or vacation club.
  • GOLF FOR A TWOSOME - at your favorite course.
  • CASH DONATIONS - are easy online: appraisers.org/Education _ click Ed Foundation
  • MEMORIAL FUNDS – honoring a member may also be arranged with Joe Noselli, ASA’s Treasurer.
  • PLEDGE CASH & CONTRIBUTE ONLINE – Your name and donations will be posted on our Donor’s Circle Board.
  • DONATE A COURSE – Your name or firm will be posted on a Poster Board showing all donors.
Get Easy: DONATE ONLINE GIFT ITEMS – Deliver later to winner: Merely provide a photo, description, and FMV for our Story Board. The winner submits a mailing address & you order the online gift for delivery to the winner.

TO DONATE CASH OR AN OBJECT
  1. Log onto: appraisers.org/Education
  2. Click: Education Foundation
  3. Scroll to the bottom for links to Donation Forms (for objects) or Online Contributions (for cash).
  4. To submit an object, complete and email the Donation Form to EF Chair Susan Golashovsky oldchina2011@gmail.com and caklug@swbell.net or any EF Board Member.
Please include description, retail price, and a photo for our story board. A tax letter for the retail price (FMV) of your contribution will be provided.

DELIVERY DEADLINES
Before July 30, 2019, send to: American Society of Appraisers, c/o Susan Fischer fbo EF Auction, 11107 Sunset Hills, Suite 310, Reston, VA 20190 (Phone: 1.800.272.8258 or 800.ASA.VALU)

Week of August 19-23, send or bring items to New York City’s Marriott Marquis, c/o Lisa Perry, fbo ASA EF Auction, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036. (Phone: 1.212.398.1900)

ITS TAX DEDUCTIBLE
ASA Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) enabling tax deductible CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTIONS for individuals. Thank you, in advance, for your S cash contribution, items highlighting your talents, your chapter, or region and enhancing NYC’s ASA’s EF Silent Auction 2019!  If donations are not easy, your BIDS are always appreciated. Either way, we look forward to seeing you at the EF Auction in New York City on August 26, 2019 - Monday evening.