Users can bid on the silent auction items for the virtual fundraiser in three ways:

Online

  1. On the event's online silent auction page, you can click the Bid button for your desired item

  2. For the first bid, you will be asked to create a username by entering your name, phone number, and email address.

  3. After creating your username, bidders can then submit your desired bid amount.

  4. You will then receive a text confirmation of your bid.

  5. You will then receive instant text outbid notifications, and will be notified if you have won an item at the end of the auction through email and text.

Please note that the text option will only work for certain countries (including the US and Canada).

Via Text

  1. Bidders can simply text the event phone number with the item’s three-letter code and their desired bid amount. Example: ABC$300

  2. For the first bid, bidders will receive a text message response asking you to confirm their bid by responding with your first and last name

    Note: if the auction requires credit card information to confirm their bid, bidder will be sent a link to sign in/sign up to the Accelevents site and submit their credit card information

  3. Bidders will receive instant text outbid notifications, and will be notified if you have won an item at the end of the auction through email and text.

Please note that the text option will only work for certain countries (including the US and Canada). Please check with us if this will work in your country.

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