How to Bid
It's easy to bid on our auction items
1. Scroll up and click on View Items
2. Choose an item you're interested in by clicking on it or search for something specific in the search box
3. Register or Sign In so we know who you are
4. Click Bid
The Auction closes at 7:30 p.m. on October 14. Winning items can be picked up at Barbara Olson Center of Hope, 3206 N. Central Avenue, Rockford, IL 61101, mailed (for certificates), or shipped (outside of Rockford). Note: shipping costs out of town are covered by the buyer. This helps ensure that more money goes to support our participants.
Here are some Tips and Tricks to get the most out of your online bidding experience for the Center of Hope Auction.
- Star Your Favorites. Click the star icon under your favorite items to make it easy to find what you like
- Click My Activity at the top of your homepage. All your starred items and items you have bid on will appear so you can follow what you like with ease.