SchoolAuction.net

SchoolAuction.net is a service of Northworld LLC, the premier provider of benefit-auction software solutions. Which is to say, we’re a software company who likes to help non-profits with their fundraisers.

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SchoolAuction.net
1631 NE Broadway Suite 139
Portland, OR 97232
info@schoolauction.net
support@schoolauction.net
(503) 715-1112

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FAQ: "Limited" Mobile Bidding

From time to time, I’m going to post questions sent to me from auction chairs about our product or company, along with our answers.

14 Nov 2016 Roger Devine

Three Big New Enhancements For All Subscribers - 11/2/2016

Last night, we rolled out three greatly-anticipated upgrades to our software that should make your life as an auction chair easier. We’re excited about these,...

02 Nov 2016 Roger Devine

Introducing Contests

Auction longevity is certainly a sign of success, but it can also lead to stagnation. After a few years of hosting the same event, your...

05 Oct 2016 Roger Devine

New Code Rolling Now - Read About The Changes

It’s time. The changes we’ve teased for a couple of months now are being released. You can read about them and see screenshotson our support...

08 Sep 2016 Roger Devine

Vanco Upgrades - Returns and "Funds"

New! Vanco now allows refunds processed through third party software so you may now issue refunds in a single step, directly from the Order. The...

13 Jul 2016 Roger Devine

Software (and Pricing Changes) Coming...

Here at SchoolAuction.net, we’re continuously upgrading our auction software throughout the year, and this summer, we will be rolling out some awesome upgrades. In addition...

20 Jun 2016 Roger Devine

New Feature: Quick-Bid Buttons

This summer, we’re going to be rolling out many improvements to our mobile-bidding system; we’ve received some excellent feedback from the mobile events of this...

13 Jun 2016 Roger Devine

Selling Scrip Online

We’ve been asked often by the schools who use our software how to set it up for online scrip ordering. We used to discourage this,...

24 May 2016 Roger Devine

Case Study: Portland Public Schools Foundation

Last year Portland Public Schools parents raised over 3 million dollars through fundraisers.

21 Apr 2016 Miranda Hansen

Auction Checklist - Front Desk Essentials

I love checklists. And with a large, complicated project like planning an auction, they can be incredibly useful.

19 Apr 2016 Roger Devine

How You Can Help Other Auction Teams Find Great Software

So, I’m the marketing guy here. And that means that I’m supposed to find all sorts of ways to advertise and promote us and toot...

14 Apr 2016 Roger Devine

Guest Post: Raising Friends and Funds

How do you turn auction event guests into long term donors? Rose Backs, a benefit auctioneer serving Northern Idaho and Eastern Washington, has some food...

28 Mar 2016 Miranda Hansen

New Feature: Flagging Items for Will Call

This week’s update adds a new field to the Item Edit Screen - the Will Call Flag. This allows you to note whether an item...

22 Mar 2016 Roger Devine

Mid-March 2016 Software Update

This week, we are releasing two new features to the software that we think will make many of our experienced customers very happy.

17 Mar 2016 Roger Devine

Support Desk Outage Today

Update: 2/21/16: It’s all fixed now. You can go back to using the green help widget on the side.

20 Feb 2016 Roger Devine

Are You Game?

Games are a wonderful way to generate energy, excitement and laughter at an auction. You’ve probably heard of Heads or Tails. Are you familiar with...

28 Jan 2016 Miranda Hansen

Building Your Dream Team & Choosing the Next Auction Chair

It’s a new calendar year and some of you may already be looking ahead at next school year’s auction. It’s time to start thinking about...

06 Jan 2016 Miranda Hansen