News

Celebration of Commitment and Community Silent Auction Fundraiser is LIVE!


 
Bidding is now live for the OSLC 2020 Celebration of Commitment and Community Silent Auction
Fundraiser! View items and bid here: www.32auctions.com/oslcmpls2020
More than 100 items have been generously donated by members and friends of the OSLC community.
We encourage you to bid often and bid abundantly because all proceeds from the online auction go to
furthering the mission and ministry of OSLC.
 
Here is just a sampling of what you’ll find:
 
 a custom quilt
 scones delivered monthly for a year
 fresh flower deliveries
 a custom video
 yardwork and gardening support
 an online presentation about the Green New Deal
 dinner delivery for 4 or 8 people
 soup, maple syrup, pie, cookies, cranberry-orange sauce, granola
 a custom cake
 handmade scarves, baby hats, greeting cards
 a May 2021 beer tasting
 a group read of a Shakespeare play on Zoom
 artwork and collectibles
 gift baskets
 . . . and much more
 
In order to bid you’ll need to create an account on the auction site with your name, an email address,
and a password. During the bidding period, you can follow the bidding process on items you’re
interested in, and the site will automatically email you when you’ve been outbid.
 
Just want to give money? You can do that too. Simply mail a check to OSLC (put “2020 auction” on the
memo line). Or, if you’d like to use a debit/credit card or PayPal to donate through the auction site,
choose “OSLC general operating support.”
 
The bidding period closes at 8 p.m. on Monday, November 23. At that time the site will automatically
notify you if you have won an item and will email you an invoice. You can then pay for item(s) you’ve
won directly through the site, or by mailing a check to OSLC.
 
A team will be available during the duration of the auction to help withbidding questions or technical
hurdles. Simply use the “Contact Us” link on the auction home page.
 
Thank you for your anticipated support for this new way of doing something that has brought such joy to
our community over the years. Please bid often and abundantly. Let’s reach our $10,000 goal. Thank
you!

 


>