2020 virtual Auction FAQ'S

How does the auction work?

We will be using mobile bidding for our auction starting on Monday, November 9th at NOON!.  You will be able to use a smartphone/tablet to keep up with the status of your bids and continue bidding until the auction closes.  You can be the winning bidder wherever you are in the world!

 

How do I participate in the online bidding auction?

Get started online through this auction page:  FG2020.givesmart.com  To expedite your registration, please register with the auction site prior to the online bidding time.

 

Start Bidding!

Browse the Silent Auction and start bidding on your favorite items!  Place your bid on selected items, and set a maximum bid if desired, and you will continue to keep in the running until you reach your maximum!

 

Keep Active

You will be notified via text if you have been outbid.  Keep an eye on your favorite items!  If you are NOT receiving the text messages, please make sure you have the correct mobile number under your profile.  The texts will continue to notify you when you have been outbid or reached your maximum bid.  When the silent auction closes, you will also receive a text message if you won any items!

 

For easier bidding you can also do the following:

Set a maximum bid.  The auction software will automatically raise your bid by a predetermined increment until your maximum bid has been met or the silent auction ends

 

Collect your Winnings!

Auction winners are required to make payment the night of the event.  Please note that you will have the choice to either pay credit card fees yourself or allocated them to First Glance.

 

All auction prizes are currently being stored at First Glance (943 Kenmore Boulevard, Akron, OH 44314).  Please plan to pick up your items at First Glance from Monday, November 16th through Thursday, November 19th, between the hours of 9 am and 3 pm.  Shipping is not available for this auction.

 

*All bids are final and binding.  There will be no exchanges, alterations, or refunds on items.  Gift Certificates cannot be exchanged for cash.  All items are “as is”.  Please note any restrictions stipulated by the prize donor.  First Glance is not responsible or liable for any discrepancies.  Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of values for tax purposes.

Office Hours: 

Monday 9:00-3:00

Tuesday 9:00-3:00

Wednesday Closed

Thursday 9:00-3:00

Friday 9:00-3:00

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Contact Us:

330.848.9685

943 Kenmore Blvd 

Akron, OH  44314

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