Spring Auction

LMC will be hosting its tenth annual Spring Auction & Art Show on Friday, May 1st from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm at the school.  This is our largest fundraiser of the year! We hope you will join us for this spectacular, adults-only cocktail party open to all parents, family, friends, staff and interested community members.  The event features light fare, an open bar, an amazing student Art Show with works for sale, as well as a wide variety of quality items showcased in our Silent Auction.  All proceeds from this event will go towards educational enrichment programs here at LMC.

We would like to ask for your support as a contributor to this event.  Please consider making a donation of a product or service that can be sold through our silent auction. These donations are tax deductible!   Some examples of donations for the silent auction are:

  • restaurant gift certificates
  • spa treatments
  • salon services (haircut /color)
  • tickets for sporting events, movies, Broadway shows or concerts
  • wine tastings or a case of wine
  • jewelry
  • art
  • home goods
  • store gift certificates
  • electronics
  • Professional services (architect, interior designer, web page designer, estate lawyer, massage, acupuncture, nutritionist…)

Printable forms can be found HERE

Or you can easily fill-out a donation form online HERE

If you wish to send a letter to a potential donor you may use this letter.

Donations are due by APRIL 15th.

Any questions about donations can be addressed to Kate Krause, Auction Chair, at donations@lmc896.org or Co PTA Presidents, Hope Flamm & Maggie Chin at PTApresident@lmc896.org.

Many thanks for your participation & we hope to see you there!

Sincerely,

LMC Spring Auction Committee


FAQ’s about the Auction

Are my purchases tax deductible?
Only the amount above retail value that you pay for an item is tax deductible.

What does the PTA do with the money it raises?
Money raised at the Auction is added to the general PTA fund. Please visit the Parents page to review the annual PTA budget.