At 9:00am Pacific time on Friday, January 8th, our first ever online auction officially opened to bidders. ‘WHOA’, short for WCTA Hub for Online Auctions, was made possible by generous turf management industry suppliers and service providers who contributed various goodies with a total retail value of nearly $13,000! The auction, hosted by the Charity Auctions Today platform, ran through this year’s virtual conference and trade show, closing at 5:00pm on February 11th.
Read more: Another 2021 First – Silent Auction for Turf Research Goes Online
A number of online charity auctions have recently launched, after all there are limited options for association fund-raisers right now, but internet bandwidth is getting bogged down with a ton of email marketing to the point of click fatigue or worse for the organizations doing the sending, delete, delete, delete..
Read more: Executive Decision Regarding WCTA Hub for Online Auction (WHOA!)