Community Auction 2022
October 23 – November 13
Donate Today!

Donation Submission Deadline Extended to October 9th!

We apologize! Our Breeze database system has been down for 3 days due to unexpected maintenance delays. We use this system for our donation form. Because of this we are extending the deadline for auction donations an extra week. The deadline for submissions is now October 9th. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Welcome to the 2022 UUCS Annual Community Auction!

It’s that time of year again, Community Auction time! Donate today to the auction. Donations may include social events, travelogues, classes, lessons, informative/educational talks/presentations, specialty services, baked goods, prepared meals, gift certificates and tickets to local restaurants and events, gift baskets, vacation getaways, arts & crafts handmade by you, etc. Please do not submit second hand items or furniture (unless you made it!) See the list of ideas below for some of our more popular items from past auctions.

To Donate: Please fill out the form here: CLICK HERE to fill out the form. Please fill out a separate form for each item. Please use the form to donate, it’s makes things easier for our auction volunteers and to ensure that nothing gets missed. Thank you!

The auction is our church’s biggest fundraiser of the year. Participation is easy and important. You can donate items, or bid on items, or both! This vital fundraiser allows us to fund our programs, events and fulfill our mission to Create Community, Find Meaning and Work for Justice. This year we will be holding our auction online again, we look forward to you all participating. Even if you have donated in the past, please fill out a form for this year’s items you’d like to donate.

Perhaps you have a signature dish you’d like to share with the community.  A handcrafted work of art, wearable art or decorative craft you’d like to donate. A talent, hobby or craft you can share. An interest or area of expertise, profession, passion or experience you can give an informative talk on or offer a class for. Maybe you own a lake cabin or other property that someone would enjoy getting away to. There are so many different ways to donate. Here are just a few ideas:

Travelogue & Educational:
How to classes (make your yard a butterfly sanctuary/make your favorite liqueur)
Cooking classes (specialty dessert, artisan bread or gourmet meal)
Knitting, crochet or needlepoint lessons
Computer/software instruction
Game lessons (Bridge, Poker, Etc..)
Tennis or Golf lessons
Fitness or Exercise classes
Downsizing or Organizing your home
Investment or tax tips
Informative talk/presentation on an area of expertise, profession or passion
Travelogue – share a special experience

Services:
Window washing
Landscaping/Yard work
Computer maintenance/repair
Day or evening childcare
Pet sitting or walking
Massage therapy session
Pilates, yoga or other exercise sessions
Party planning
Digitizing old photographs
House cleaning
Carpet cleaning
Cutting firewood
Home organization
Photography/portraits
House painting
Ride to/from airport at an ungodly hour

Home Cooked:
Baked goods (cookies, breads, pies, muffins, cinnamon rolls, etc.)
Special desserts, candies or treats
Homemade jams & jellies
Prepared dinners (delivered or picked up)
Prepared soups (delivered or picked up)

Handmade by You:
*No secondhand items please
Arts (paintings, pottery, sculpture, etc.)
Crafts (jewelry, fiber arts, paper arts, woodcraft, soaps, etc.)
Furniture (handmade by you only)
Home goods (candles, blankets, quilts, kitchen linens, door mats, home décor)
Garden goods (bird houses, wind chimes, garden/plant stands, garden art)

Adventures & Events:
Movie night with popcorn and drinks
Game night with snacks and dessert
Christmas crafting party
Mystery dinner
Summer garden tour and picnic lunch
Dance Party (folk, square, etc.)
Yard games and refreshments
Dinner party
Theme party (i.e. Downton Abbey, Woodstock)
Saturday or Sunday brunch
Beer/wine tasting party
Backyard barbeque
Music concert/entertainment
Ice Cream Social
Guided Hikes
Canoeing, Kayaking or Boating day trip with lunch
Day of downhill or cross-country skiing or snowshoeing
Bird walk and picnic
Disc golf adventure with lunch
History of Spokane tour
Downtown art tour
Hiawatha Trail bike ride
Tour of Manito Park with lunch at Park Bench
Tour of Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge

Getaways & Cabins:
Women’s weekend retreat
Lake front cabin weekend
Condo for a week

Tickets, Gift Certificates & Baskets
Spokane Indians game tickets
Spokane Chiefs game tickets
Gonzaga basketball game tickets
MAC exhibit tickets
Best of Broadway tickets
Spokane Symphony tickets
Bing Theater concert/event tickets
Gift certificates to a local restaurant/s
Gift certificates to a local shop/s
Gift basket with locally produced items

Already know what you want to donate?
To donate today, CLICK HERE to fill out the form.
Please fill out a separate form for each item!

If you have questions, please email Rebecca at rebecca@uuspokane.org.