Get in the Game! Donate!
If this auction is going to be a top contender, we need everyone in the game! We ask every family to make a contribution valued at $75 or more. Sweep the competition with the perfect donation! See below for a list of great ideas, and fill out the donor form here by February 9.
Winning Donation Ideas
|Playing the Odds (Cash) – Cash is a great and easy donation. Much of the money is used to complete larger package items or cover other expenses. If you you’d like your donation to be used toward a specific event/item, indicate this.||Aggies, Cardinals, Ducks, oh my! – Gift cards for events, shopping, movies, restaurants are always a hit. Next time you are out, stop by your favorite place and pick up a card.|
|StubHub Anyone? – Tickets to sporting events (Royals, Chief’s, MU, KU), autographed memorabilia, sports equipment, golf or tennis packages or lessons, camping items (tents, coolers, lanterns, etc.), tailgate/BBQ packages.||Kids, kids, & more kids – Birthday party packages, sports gear (golf, football, soccer equipment), dollhouses, dolls and clothing, kid transportation (bikes, tricycles, scooters), toys (one-of-a-kind items, electronic games).|
|Slam Dunk – Pottery, paintings, photography, painted children’s furniture, handmade jewelry or hair accessories, hand-sewn or knitted clothes or items.||16 is Sweet – Home decor and accessories (vases, frames, wreaths, prints, rugs, crosses); lawn care items and garden essentials; outdoor furniture and accessories; entertainment and electronics (TVs, iPod, iPad, Xbox, PlayStation).|
|In it to Win it – Professional services (your specialty by the hour); lawn or landscaping services (planting spring flowers, mowing, yard clean-up); painting, carpentry or handyman help; older children can offer their time for babysitting, leaf raking, etc.; spa services (massages, manicures, pedicures).||8 are Elite – Get together with friends and support the auction at the same time! The possibilities are endless. Just choose a theme, name the price per person, determine how many people can attend and run with it!|
|Ask Your Employer – Can you or your spouse’s employer be an event sponsor? Do they have a box at the Sprint Center or a suite at a sports venue they’d be willing to donate? Does your employer have a matching gift program?||Class Parties – Each student, Kindergarten – 6th grade, has the opportunity to attend a fun party with classmates outside of school. Parent hosts and sponsors are needed.|
|SCRIP is a Cool Pick – If you decide to make a gift card your auction donation, please consider using SPS Scrip cards. Visit the school office for a complete list of options.||Free Throw-Themed Gift-Basket — Grab a friend and create a gift basket. Be the champ!|