Embrace the opportunity to give back to the meetings and events community by participating in FICP's 19th Annual Silent Auction! This year, all auction proceeds will benefit the Above and Beyond Foundation's Helping Hospitality Urgent Aid Grant Program, which awards $500 virtual Visa cards to those who have lost their jobs due to the pandemic.
With the launch of FICP: Reimagined, this year's auction will be held online, and, as always, all meetings professional members and hospitality partners will have the opportunity to donate or bid on items. Read on to find out how you can get involved and make an impact!
How to Participate
There are two ways you can participate in the auction – by bidding on amazing packages or making a donation!
Online bidding has opened for the Silent Auction. Bidding will take place online October 14 – November 17. Items include all-inclusive getaways, autographed sports memorabiilia, golf resort trips and more!
- Item Donations: Please consider an item donation to this year’s Silent Auction – we are looking for packages and items big and small, so any way you can help will be appreciated. Get creative and go beyond hotel stays with photography services, art, jewelry or items that play on your strengths/hobbies. We also encourage offering value-adds, unique experiences or touches will enhance the dollars bid on the package. Bidding opens October 14, so don't wait to submit your donation. The Silent Auction (both donating and bidding) is open to all FICP members and hospitality partners, regardless of FICP: Reimagined attendance.
- Monetary Donations: We are also accepting monetary donations to the Above and Beyond Foundation. Donate online here.
The 2020 Silent Auction Sub-committee thanks you for considering a donation to the auction in support of our community and the Above and Beyond Foundation.