Bids for Kids Online Auction
You get stuff. Kids get role models.
June 14, 2013
By: Michelle Porra
The Bids for Kids Online auction was launched on Friday, June 14
Midland, MI - June 14, 2013 - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region has launched its second annual Bids for Kids Online Auction which includes more than 70 items valued at over $20,000. The auction features a wide variety of items including U of M vs. Notre Dame 50-yard line football tickets, an autographed Mark Dantonio Michigan State University Football, Vera Bradley bags, spa packages, weekend getaways, Gary Sheffield 500 Club commemorative cigars, scuba diving lessons and more.
A new addition to this year's auction includes "Little Moments, Big Magic" packages. The packages feature unique child-friendly experiences intended for children in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program. Individuals are able bid on the packages and, in turn, the packages are donated to Little Brothers, Little Sisters or one of the children on the waitlist. Packages include a radio broadcast experience with 100.9 ESPN, rowing lessons with the Saginaw Rowing Club, canoe trips and more. Though there are specific "Little Moments, Big Magic" packages available, any child-friendly auction item is welcomed to be donated to a child in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.
The Bids for Kids Online auction was launched on Friday, June 14 and can be accessed at the following link: http://www.biddingforgood.com/BigBrothersBigSisters/bidsforkids
. The auction will remain open until Friday, June 21st when it will close promptly at 8pm. One of the biggest ways individuals can help support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region is not only to bid but to also share the auction link. The more individuals that bid on items, the more good Big Brothers Big Sisters is able to do in the community.
Questions about the auction can be directed to Michelle Porra at 989.631.5360 or MichelleP@bbbsgreatlakesbay.org.
The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. For nearly 60 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region has been serving children and youth in Midland, Bay, Saginaw, and Isabella counties. For more information about Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region visit www.bbbsgreatlakesbay.org.