Frequently Asked Questions
How does the auction work?
Please check out our Auction Items page for information about the auction process. In short, you can place a bid on an auction item until it closes. If you are the highest bidder, WNDB will reach out to you with next steps, like verifying your donation and putting you in touch with the agent/editor.
What's the minimum bid?
The minimum bid is $25 for every item in the auction. After that, you're welcome to bid in increments of your choosing.
When does bidding end on an auction item?
New items will be listed every Monday and will close on the following Sunday at 9:00PM EST.
How do I know if I won?
Please visit our Auction Items page for information about the auction processes. In short, you can place a bid on an auction item until it closes. If you are the highest bidder, WNDB will reach out to you with next steps, like verifying your donation and putting you in touch with the agent/editor.
How do I pay for my item?
If you win an item, you will have 72 hours since the close of your auction to donate the winning amount to WNDB. You can do so via our Donation page. Then please forward your receipt or a screenshot to the WNDB team member who has reached to you.
Can I pay via check?
If you need to pay by check, please let us know and we will work with you on what to do next.
Can I Give my winning item to someone else?
Yes, if you win your item you're welcome to give it to someone else after we've verified the donation. You can let us know the contact information for the person you're gifting the item to.
When will I get my item?
After we've verified the donation, we will put you in touch with the corresponding agent or editor via email.
I'd like some fundraiser swag! What should I do?
Awesome, thank you! Please make your donation at your desired tier level. After that, you can send your mailing address to our Program Director Caroline Tung Richmond (email@example.com) and she'll coordinate the shipment. That's it, and thank you so much!
Do you ship internationally?
Yes, we ship internationally.
How soon will i get my swag?
We aim to mail out swag in late September/early October 2019.
How do I send you my address to receive my swag?
Please email your information to firstname.lastname@example.org, and please tell us your donation level.
I didn't receive a donation confirmation email. What do I do?
Please email email@example.com, and let her know how much you donated and what date you made your gift.