Benefit Auctioneers News

Posted October 6th, 2015

Charity Auctioneer Tom DiNardo Sets New Record for MRP Foundation.

On October 3rd DiNardo & Lord Auctioneers set a new charity auction record for the MRP Foundation. The MRP Foundation holds their annual fundraiser to raise funds for those people impacted by paraplegia and quadriplegia. This incredible special event fundraiser raised over $150,000 dollars during the charity auction. The event was up over 60% from… (Read More)

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Posted June 22nd, 2015

LOVE – A Treatise on Ending Racism.

The nation will be recovering and grieving for some time to come in attempting to comprehend why the senseless violence, terrorism, and killing of nine people took place in Charleston, South Carolina at the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME). The motive of the young gunman appears to be pure hatred born out of total ignorance…. (Read More)

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Posted March 16th, 2014

Fund-A-Need and Special Appeal Programs for Charity Auctions

What is a Fund-A-Need program, Special Appeal, or Raise the Paddle Program? These programs are quite simply pledge or donation methods that are utilized most often by non profits and charities to focus on a special cause. The Fund-A-Need program is most effective when delivered in charity auctions that are designed to support the beneficiary… (Read More)

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Posted October 17th, 2012

Benefit Auctioneers: An Investment in Your Charity Auction Success!

As a professional benefit auctioneer for the past 20 years, I can personally attest that the role of benefit auctioneers has changed.  We are more than just benefit auctioneers. We are also fundraising consultants, event planners, event managers, business partners, and confidants. In order for benefit auctioneers to be successful in their careers they must… (Read More)

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Posted May 10th, 2012

How Benefit Auctions Raise Record Revenue

This past weekend (May 5th) benefit auctioneer Tom DiNardo presided over the 12th Annual Derby Day benefit auctions for his nonprofit client. In the past this charity had always used a “Volunteer Auctioneer”. This year the charity had taken a virtually non-existent risk and contracted DiNardo & Lord Auctioneers. The suite of services they had… (Read More)

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