Frequently Asked Questions
When can I bid on Auction items, buy a raffle ticket or buy a Mystery Bag?
Starting at 10 am on Friday, April 30, until 10 pm on Saturday, May 1.
Does it cost anything to register?
Nope. You will be asked to submit credit card information to be used only if you purchase a raffle ticket, Mystery Bag, or have the winning bid for a silent auction item.
How many mystery bags can I purchase?
As many as you wish. There is no limit.
If I purchase one or more Mystery Bags (for $40 each), can I choose the bag I get?
No. Bags will be randomly assigned to the individuals who purchase them. Each bag is guaranteed to hold one or more items/certificates worth a minimum of $50.
What's included in the Grand Prize Raffle - Winner Winner a Year of Dinner
Take the guesswork out of meal planning this year with 12 gift certificates to sample some of the areas best eats. Dine out or eat in-the choice is yours!
- $100 Gift Card to 2 Spring
- $100 Gift Certificate to Wild Honey on Main
- $50 eGift Card to Waterzooi
- $75 Gift Card to Schout Bay Tavern
- (1) Meal Box and Cookbook from Eat Offbeat
- $50 Gift Card to Salvatore's Coal Oven Pizzeria
- $150 Gift Card to Bistro GoFood
- $50 Gift Card to The Wild Goose
- $50 Gift Card to Aiko Sushi & Bar
- $25 Gift Card to DiMaggio's Trattoria
- $75 Gift Card to Louie's Grill & Liquors
- $50 Gift Card to Ikedo Ramen
How many raffle tickets ($25 per ticket) can I purchase for the Grand Prize Raffle - Winner Winner a Year of Dinner
As many as you would like! Each $25 ticket will go into a virtual pool on the GiveSmart website, and the system will choose a winner at random.
How will I get my prize?
When possible, certificates for goods and/or services will be emailed to the winner to print at home. Physical prizes can be picked up in Port Washington (contact-free at a location to be shared with winners) at a mutually agreed-upon time.
If I win a silent auction prize, how will I pay for it?
When you register on GiveSmart, you will be required to submit credit card information. If you are the highest bidder on an auction item (or purchase a raffle ticket or Mystery Bag), your card will be automatically charged at the end of the event.
When will the Faculty Experience Prizes be redeemed?
You will be contacted to redeem your prize after the event.
What if I want to make a donation to Sousa, but do not want to bid on any prizes?
There is a "Donate Now" button on the GiveSmart website where you can make a straight monetary donation. Thank you!
Can only Sousa parents/staff register on the Website and bid on prizes?
Quite the opposite!! Please share the link with all friends and family. https://sousasocial21.givesmart.com Everyone is invited to join in the fun & support the Sousa HSA! Each person who wishes to participate must create their own individual account in order to bid (and pay) for items.
More Questions? Contact Event Co-Chairs:
Shannon Davis firstname.lastname@example.org, Amanda Jassin Amanda.email@example.com, or Erin Mastronardi firstname.lastname@example.org