How Handbid Supports School Auctions
Host a Silent Auction
Silent auctions are popular school fundraisers, and Handbid’s silent auction software platform provides a comprehensive toolkit for silent and online auctions. Make it easier for parents, grandparents, and friends to bid on items from their smartphones!
Mobile bidding allows your school’s guests to stay engaged with your auction while on the go. Use Handbid’s push notifications to keep guests updated on their auctions and encourage bidding wars!
Easy Check-in and Check-Out
Check in your guests quickly and easily as they arrive at your event and prevent check-out lines after the event by providing convenient purchasing options directly through the mobile bidding app.
Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Support
Use Handbid’s peer-to-peer tools to leverage your students’ personal networks leading up to your auction, further promoting the auction and raising additional funds. Host read-a-thons, fun-runs, and create fun, competitive pages for students and teachers to “race to the top” to fundraise.
An Unbeatable School Auction Software Experience
Handbid is unique among school auction software solutions, providing not just innovative, user-friendly technology, but also a strong support team and tools made specifically to accommodate all types of events. With Handbid, your school will engage your community members by leveraging our platform’s intuitive interface, native apps, live-streaming tools, and many other additional features to raise more revenue for your school.
Join the Hundreds of Schools Who Love Handbid
Handbid is used by a wide range of schools and universities, empowering them to connect with their communities and raise funds through engaging auction events. With Handbid’s auction software, your school or university will be in good company that includes top schools, such as:
* The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
* Washington State University
* Northwestern University
* Florida International University
* Douglas County Schools
* Bellevue Public Schools Foundation
* Gifftt Hill School
* Kent State University
* Lewis & Clark College
* Jewish Academy of Orlando
* Phoenix Christian Prepertory School
* Lacordaire Academy
* St. Andrews International School
* The Joshua School
Testimonials about Handbid’s School Auction Software
"Since entering into a master service agreement with Handbid, five colleges and departments have hosted successful fundraisers on the platform. Several of these events had never had an online component. Handbid allowed us to expand our reach and connect with alumni and donors across the country. Handbid will help us continue to facilitate this virtual engagement, even as we return to more in-person events this fall!" -Melanie Edwards, Director of Online Engagement of the University of Tennessee
“Auction-in-a-Box is a “must-have” for any organization looking to do a virtual auction! The platform is so incredibly easy to use, the staff was so helpful, responsive, and friendly, and because of this, our Auction was a huge success. The Handbid team walked us through every step, made sure we were on track leading up to our auction and provided our funds to us in a timely manner. This product is dynamic and contains everything you need to perform a successful auction. If you are looking for a product to help crush your auction, look no further than Handbid!” -Austin W. from Valley Christian Schools of Arizona
Get Started With Handbid’s School Auction Software
Handbid’s powerful platform can help schools like yours with every step in the auction hosting process, from check-in and registration to final checkout and event follow-up. With our mobile bidding tools, you’ll be able to keep your school’s supporters engaged, helping to raise more and build key donor relationships.
Learn more about what Handbid can offer your school by requesting a demo today!