ROTARY CLUB OF TUCSON FOUNDATION – Tucson Rotary Centennial Celebration Auction
Auction Ends: Sep 24, 2021 08:00 PM MST

Let the Bidding Begin!

The Rotary Club of Tucson's Centennial Online Auction is now open with over 200 items to bid on. The auction will run from August 27, 2021 to September 24, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. (MST), with proceeds going to the ROTARY CLUB OF TUCSON FOUNDATION and its designated charities.

Online Auction items range from vacation/staycation getaways to donated items guaranteed to delight and surprise. Some of the items that are special to our auction include a wide variety of artwork, sports memorabilia, travel, jewelry, golf, unique experiences and attractions, gift cards for dining & services, and much more.

Featured Items at the bottom of this page will be switched every week.
New auction items will be added over the next few weeks so keep checking us out. AND, tell your friends, family, community by using the social media buttons on items you think they might like to bid on. Let the bidding begin!

Helpful Tips about the Auction:

  • Click "VIEW ALL ITEMS" to explore all 200+ items we have to offer. Search the whole list or explore by categories or search by key word(s).
  • Be sure to "REGISTER TO BID" so you'll have a login email and password for easy SIGN IN later.
  • You'll need to add your credit card in order to start bidding.
  • If you want to track items of interest, you can ADD them to "MY ITEMS".
  • You can receive email or text notifications if someone has bid more than your top bid so you can consider raising your bid.
  • If you see a BUY IT NOW price, you can choose that to be sure you get it.
  • If you DONATE NOW or DONATE CASH, you will help our charities and get a receipt from our 501c3 Rotary Club of Tucson Foundation.
  • If you click EMAIL UPDATES, you'll get news of major additions/deadlines.
  • Please REFER FRIENDS to check out the great auction items

After the Online Auction Closes on Friday, Sept. 24:

  • Items will be awarded to the highest bidder at 8:00 p.m on Fri., Sept. 24.
  • Email notifications will be sent to winning bidders with the Tucson auction address where they can pick up their items on either Sept. 25 or Sept. 26.
  • Winners who prefer to pay shipping to have items delivered can email us and we'll contact them about shipping costs.
  • Gift certificates will be mailed to winning bidders at no cost.

The Live Auction will be held on Sat., Sept. 25 at the Centennial Event.

Live Event Details

Sat Sep 25, 2021
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM MST
Tucson Convention Center Grand Ballroom 260 South Church Avenue, Tucson AZ 85701. Use Parking Lot C Add to My Calendar
Google Map of 260 South Church Avenue, Tucson AZ 85701. Use Parking Lot C
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The Live Auction will take place from 6:30-7:30 pm. (MST) on Sept. 25

Three Ways to bid on the Live Auction items:

1) Attend the Rotary Club of Tucson's Centennial Event on Sat., Sept. 25 from 5:30-9:30 pm at the Tucson Convention Center. (Registration closed on Sept. 17.)

OR

2. If you'd like to bid remotely, be sure to register to bid with your credit card on file through biddingforgood.com/rotaryclubtucson.

Registered bidders will be assigned a bidding number after they either:

  • Place a Bid on one of the live auction items that they are interested in OR
  • Email jeanne.zetah@hotmail.com to indicate they would like to bid on a live auction item (by Sept. 25 at 3:00 pm)

3. Log into the Tucson Rotary YouTube site:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUbdtoQtWGJkef35IFZr8jw . You can subscribe to the Rotary YouTube channel in advance by going to the Rotary YoutTube channel in advance of the auction and simply subscribe.

You may need a Gmail account to do this and that can be done easily by going to gmail.com and setting up a gmail email.

4. When viewing the live stream of the auction (beginning at 6:30 pm on Saturday 9/25/21) if you wish to enter a bid, click the "Chat" button and enter your bid number and your bid.

5. Bidders who will not be attending the Centennial Event and are not available to bid remotely via livestream can submit an absentee bid by submitting an email to Jeanne.zetah@hotmail.com with their name, the name of the item they want to bid on, and the maximum bid they'd offer (by Sept. 25 at 12:00 pm). A Rotarian will be assigned to state the absentee bidder's wishes in increments up to the Maximum as the auctioneer leads the auction of this package. The absentee bidder must also be registered with a credit card on file at biddingforgood.com/rotaryclubtucson.

The gift certificates for the packages or the actual sculpture will be presented to the winning bidder after the close of the Live Auction. If the person is not present, arrangements will be made to pick up or deliver the items.

 

Support the Rotary Club of Tucson and Pima JTED

Now is your chance to not only get all the great items you want, but to do it knowing you are helping support the Rotary Club of Tucson Foundation which has a history of making a positive difference in our city, our country and our world!

ALL Auction and Raffle PROCEEDS will go to this year's designated charity, PIMA JTED's Innovative Learning Center, training for the jobs of tomorrow today. Click HERE for more info.

We would like to thank our sponsors....

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