FASA Benefit Auction
The annual Folk Art Society benefit auction will benefit the Herbert W. Hemphill Jr. Memorial Art Fund, which purchases or conserves an art work each year for donation to a museum or university. This is the Folk Art Society’s only fund-raising event each year; its success depends on your generous contributions and participation.
The 6th annual online auction will be held for four weeks prior to the live auction event, which will take place during the conference at the Hilton Columbus Downtown Hotel. The online auction will commence at midnight EDT on August 26, 2014, closing at midnight EDT on September 26, 2014. High bids from the online auction become opening bids for the live event. The online auction can be accessed at https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/auctionhome.action?vhost=fasa . A Bidding-For-Good User ID and password are required before you can donate items to the auction or bid on those items that have been donated.
Donating items to the auction could not be easier. Once you are logged into the FASA online auction site, click the Donate Items link and follow the step-by-step instructions for registering your item donation. You will need digital photos as well as the pertinent information (artist, title, dimensions, medium and estimated value) for each item prior to starti