Puget Sound Agency
Helping Hands at DAA
Seattle Bring $22,500 to Local Charity
Seattle has contributed funds, food and clothing to Valley
Cities for the past three years. The auction teamed-up with
dealers during its August Helping Hands promotional event sale,
raising $22,500 for the Auburn, Washington-based organization.
has known someone that may have struggled with depression, addiction
or mental illness," says Dave Blake, DAA Seattle's general
manager. "We partner with Valley Cities because they provide
services for people right here in our community, helping them to
transition out of seemingly hopeless situations," he
General Manager Dave Blake (left) and the DAA Seattle Auction
team present a check for $22,500 to Scott Sciuchetti,
Development Director of Valley Cities Counseling.
auction employed several fundraising methods during its Helping
Hands Sale. Staff members created themed gift baskets that were
auctioned-off in addition to a prime, front row sale day parking
spot and complimentary shuttle service to and from Seattle
International Airport for one personal trip. Some sellers purchased
special Helping Hands stickers for their consigned units, while
others donated money with each sold unit. Limited edition caps were
sold, and the auction ran a 50/50 cash raffle that the winner
donated to Valley Cities.
with DAA Northwest and KCI Kansas City, DAA Seattle is a member of
the McConkey Auction Group. All three locations are ServNet
auctions, powered by Auction Edge.
additional information about the auction, go to McConkeyAuctions.com.
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