Fundraising

The Accelevents fundraising guide. Here you'll find guides on setting up your fundraising modules, FAQs and tips and tricks!

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Auction

Accelevents Auction Video Overview

Step-by-step video guide for getting your silent auction setup!
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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Setting Up Your Auction

Watch this video to see how you can set up your silent auction.
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Written by Zach Hagopian
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Adding Your Silent Auction Items

Learn how to easily add your silent auction items in this video.
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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Setting Your Auction End Date & Time

Learn how you can set your auction end date & time.
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Written by Zach Hagopian
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Auction Bid Increment

Adding/using silent auction item bid increments
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Written by Chloe Tykal
Updated over a week ago

Item Import (from past event)

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Written by Chloe Tykal
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Assigning Multiple Winners for Your Silent Auction Items

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Written by Zach Hagopian
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Extended Bidding

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Written by Chloe Tykal
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Submitting a Demo Bid

Watch this video to see how you can try our bidding system for your silent auction.
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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

How can I delete bids from my silent auction?

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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Why are my bidders showing as "Unknown?"

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Written by Chloe Tykal
Updated over a week ago

Silent Auction Winner Checkout

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Written by Chloe Tykal
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How are winners selected and notified with Auctions?

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Written by Jon
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How do I follow up for payments from auction winners?

Resend a text and email to follow up on credit card payment
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Displaying Live Auction Items

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Written by Zach Hagopian
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Live Auction Checkout

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Written by Zach Hagopian
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Setting Up Payment Processing for Your Silent Auction

Watch this video to learn how you can set up payment processing for your silent auction to accept credit card payments.
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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Marking an Auction Item as Paid

Marking auction items as paid when someone pays with a cash or check.
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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago
Fundraising FAQs

Do attendees need to register in your system to participate in the auction or raffle?

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Written by Jon
Updated over a week ago

Can I change the order of my items?

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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

What is the Difference Between Text to Give and Fund a Need?

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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Add a link to an item description

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Written by Chloe Tykal
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When Should I Activate My Auction?

Tips on when to activate your Accelevents Auction demo account!
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Written by Zach Hagopian
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Fundraiser Page Views

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What should I expect when my fundraising event ends?

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Written by Chloe Tykal
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Is there a way for me to view the data from my event once it is over?

Download and view event data and participant information.
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Written by Chloe Tykal
Updated over a week ago

Marking Items as Distributed

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Written by Chloe Tykal
Updated over a week ago

How do I transition from an online auction to a silent auction at my event?

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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Can I Use Event Ticketing with My Silent Auction, Raffle, or Fund a Need Campaign?

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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

Goal Starting Amount

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Can I monitor my fundraisers performance before, during, and after my event?

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How do participants submit payment for items they won?

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Written by Jon
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What if I do not know all of the prizes that will be offered until the day of my event?

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Written by Jon
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How Can My Staff and Volunteers Submit Silent Auction Bids for Guests?

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Written by Zach Hagopian
Updated over a week ago

How will my guests know how to bid?

Use these tips to make it easy for your participants to access your fundraiser page at your event.
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Written by Chloe Tykal
Updated over a week ago