Non-Profit Training: Auctions as Fundraisers

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Name: Non-Profit Training: Auctions as Fundraisers
Date: May 22, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Going Once, Going Twice, SOLD!
 
For many nonprofits, summer is all about planning for next year’s big fundraising events, and the glamorous gala season ahead. One tried and true tool to raise money is an Auction. But if you think they’re just for those very large events or large organizations… this session may change your mind!
 
We’ll explore:
--Tips to add an auction to smaller events
--Best practices for 2019-20 season
--Some Do’s and Don’ts
--Where to find silent auction items
 
Bring your questions! This is a fun look at a popular, time-tested tool that ANY size organization can use … in a much more modern, smarter way.  
 
Presented in partnership with the Chamber for Good, and the National Leadership Institute
 
About the presenter Bill Riddick:

Bill Riddick from Saffer & Company Benefits Auctions will share how his company raises tens of millions of dollars for non-profits every year.
 
Mr. Riddick is a second generation Floridian born in Boynton Beach and raised in Boca Raton, FL. His mother was born in the small seaside town of Lauderdale-by-the-Sea and his father moved to Pompano Beach, FL in the 60s where his family had multiple businesses. Bill has always been a go getter, accomplishing anything he has set his mind to and leading many organizations. His leadership skills started to develop at a young age when he entered Boy Scouts at age 9 eventually becoming an Eagle Scout by the age of 16. His long list of accomplishments and leadership include:
 
  • President & CEO of Riddick Family Enterprises, a business management and marketing company
  • Founder and Managing Partner of Youthful Life, LLC a nationally distributed health product company 
  • Auctioneer at Saffer & Company Charity Benefit Auctions
  • Founder and Partner of Wealth Innovations a boutique wealth management firm
  • Chairman of the Board for the Greater Pompano Beach, Margate, & Lighthouse Point Chamber of Commerce (2016-2017)
  • Board Member of the Greater Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce (2011- 2018)
  • Past President of the Rotary Club of Boca Raton (2012-2013) and Current Board Member
  • Past Chair of the Boca Raton Rotary Fund (2013-2014) and Current Fund Board Member
  • Producer & Executive Director of Future Stars Performing Arts Competition (2012-Present)
  • Vice President (2011-2012) and Founding Member of BNI Diamond Chamber
  • Chairman of Pompano Beach Chamber’s Young Professional Group (2010 -2013)
  • Founding Partner of Flavana, LLC an e-liquid manufacture
  • Financial Advisor with Ameriprise Financial (2008-2010)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from The University of Florida (Fall 2007)
  • University of Florida Interscholastic Rugby Team (2004-2007) & Team Secretary (2006-2007)
  • Certified Advanced Scuba Diver (2007)
  • FHSAA Referee for Volleyball and Basketball (2003-2007)
  • West Boca Basketball Referee (1997-2004)
  • IT consultant & network manager Olympic Heights High School (2000-2004)
  • IT consultant & network manager Loggers Run Middle School (1998-2000)
  • Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout (2002)
  • Order of the Arrow Aal-pa-tah Lodge 237 Brotherhood Member
 
Bill’s vision and mission is to Change Lives and Build Futures by making South Florida a great place to work, live and play.
More information: http://www.safferandcompany.com
Location:
Club Nineteen
10500 Taft Street
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
9:00AM-11:00AM
Contact Information:
Fees/Admission:
FREE; Breakfast Included.
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