Concordia Prep’s Bid for Kids Gala is virtual this year. The Silent Auction opens on Wednesday, April 14 at 6:00 pm and closes on Friday, April 16 at 6:00 pm. The Live Auction is on Friday, April 16 at 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm for a virtual cocktail hour) and includes a $10,000 Raffle, Wine Pull, and Door Prizes. This year’s special appeal will raise money for the final Renew and Rejoice campaign project of renovating the cafeteria and kitchen, which will enable CPS to start a hot lunch program.

You do not need to purchase tickets for the silent auction or virtual event. Please register in advance. From the Bid for Kids website, you may register, preview the live and silent auction items, purchase raffle tickets, become a sponsor, and make a donation! 

VISIT THE BID FOR KIDS WEBSITE:

https://2021Bid4Kids.givesmart.com

Join the party and enjoy an engraved CPS charcuterie board with an assortment of specialty cheeses, meats, olives, crackers, and Wockenfuss chocolates. Includes your choice of red or white wine from Boordy Vineyards. You will be notified about the pick-up at CPS on Friday, April 16. The deadline to order is Monday, April 9. Cost – $50. 

  • Date: Friday, April 16, 2021, “doors” open at 6:30 pm.
  • Virtual Event:  Live Auction, $10,000 Raffle Drawing*, Wine Pull, Door Prizes…and more!
  • Silent Auction: The silent auction will be held online – bidding opens on Wednesday, April 14 at 6:00 pm and closes on Friday, April 16 at 6:00 pm. 
  • Special Appeal: The special appeal will raise funds to complete the renovations to the school cafeteria and kitchen and enable the school to start a hot lunch program.
  • Tickets: You do not need to purchase tickets for the silent auction or virtual event. Please register in advance. From the website, you may register, preview the live and silent auction items, purchase raffle tickets, become a sponsor, and make a donation!

FAQS AND RULES

Do I need a credit card? Yes. You must register a credit card in order to bid. Your card will only be charged if you win an item or make a donation. You can self-checkout when the auction closes; otherwise, your card will be charged within three days of the event.
 
$10,000 Raffle Official Rules:

  • If ticket sales are less than $20,000, the prize will be reduced to fifty percent of the sales.
  • One (1) winner will be selected by random drawing on April 16, 2021.
  • Winner must be 18 years of age or older and reside in the United States.
  • You are not a winner until your purchase has been verified and it is determined that you have complied with all terms of these Official Rules.
  • By purchasing a ticket, you enter this drawing and accept and agree to be bound by all the rules, regulations, limitations, and restrictions set forth herein.
  • All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.
  • Tickets for this raffle are sold exclusively online and via credit card. Neither checks nor cash will be accepted under any circumstances. Each raffle ticket purchased will be processed in the name of the credit card holder only and is non-transferable and non-exchangeable.
  • Decisions of Concordia Preparatory School concerning all matters with respect to this contest shall be final.

Taxes and IRS Rules: The winner shall be responsible for any and all federal, state, and local income taxes, fees, assessments, and like charges associated with the prize. Government rules regarding withholding can change without notice. Concordia Preparatory School follows the tax withholding rules in effect at the time the prize is awarded. The IRS has taken the position that amounts paid for chances to participate in raffles/drawings, lotteries, or similar programs are not charitable gifts, and, therefore, the price of entry does not qualify as a deductible charitable contribution. Each ticket purchaser is advised to consult his or her own tax advisor with respect to the tax liabilities that may arise from purchasing a ticket in or winning, this contest.

Item Pick-Up: Prizes will be available for pick-up from Monday, April 19 through Thursday, April 22 between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:00 pm. The CPS Advancement Team will contact you on or about April 19 to provide detailed pick-up instructions. Optional mail delivery of prize certificates may be available. Please note, however, that optional shipping arrangements for other items (exclusive of alcohol or prize baskets) may also be available, the expense for which will be solely your responsibility.

2021 Sponsors

Founders Table

Dining Director

Executive Chef

Host/Hostess

Server

A La Carte

Blue-Plate Special

Patrons

BFJ Financial Group
Gorges & Company, Insurance
Lassahn Funeral Home
MultiCam East
Harry & Scott Sanders – Long & Foster Real Estate