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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New! Import items from DonationMatch!

Have you checked out DonationMatch yet? I’ll give you a moment. Do come back, though: we have a very cool program going on with them...

07 Jan 2019 Roger Devine

Should You Use Mobile Bidding For Your Special Appeal?

Special Appeals (aka Paddle Raises or Fund-A-Need) are a staple of fundraising auctions. Mobile Bidding is a popular auction trend. Are they compatible?

30 May 2017 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

Mobile Bidding 101

No doubt about it, Mobile Bidding has been the topic of the past couple of years around here. We spent a lot of time thinking...

31 Oct 2015 Roger Devine

"Mobile Bidding-only" Tickets Increase Access To Your Gala

See if this scenario sounds familiar: your school community holds an annual gala auction, at which the classroom projects produced by the students are always...

14 Aug 2015 Roger Devine

Advance Check-In/Self Check-Out

19 Jan 2015 Roger Devine

Mobile Bidding for Small Fundraising Auctions

First of all, my apologies - this is long for a blog post. But I want to put it here, so we can engage in...

06 Sep 2014 Roger Devine

Alert: Issues with Yahoo! Mail

Yahoo made some changes to their security settings in the past two weeks - which is blocking emails being sent with a Yahoo “from” address,...

29 Apr 2014 Roger Devine

Something I Love: Mobile Hotspots

There is really only one downside to web-based auction software - you need an Internet connection at your venue. Most of the time (here in...

17 Feb 2014 Roger Devine

Shorter URLs for your Registration pages

This week my son started high school. And naturally, the school that he is going to uses our software to run their auction, and has...

06 Sep 2013 Roger Devine

Online Auctions Boost Results

The Auction is over… but what about the leftover items?

03 Apr 2013 Roger Devine

Getting to the Heart of the matter

It’s a new year and, for many of you, it’s the time when your benefit auction planning and implementation strategies really start ramping up!

11 Jan 2013 Roger Devine

Using QR Codes with SchoolAuction.net

If you print posters or postcards or flyers to advertise your auction, you probably already print the URL for your SchoolAuction.net website on them. Consider...

31 Jul 2012 Roger Devine

Finding Item Descriptions With Your Smartphone

This one may be something everyone other than me figured out long ago, but I’m still pretty excited to have discovered it.

06 Feb 2012 Roger Devine

About Online Auctions

Many of our customers are either gung-ho about doing an online auction, or curious about it. It’s one of the reasons they like our software...

30 Dec 2011 Roger Devine