2018 School Auction

Mark your calendars for the evening of April 14th, 2018! The 2018 School Auction will be held at Esoteric (esotericvb.com) in the ViBe Creative District of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. There are many ways to get involved with the School Auction (see below).  A procurement letter for both donations and sponsorships can be found here.


Please email galileemontessoriauction@gmail.com or call the school office at 757-428-1034 for more information and check back frequently for updates!  


Here are some ways you can get involved:


  1. Donation of an Item/Service:  Donors of an item(s) or service will be recognized on the school auction page on the school websiteschool auction social media and in advertising and program materials. Please note that any gift certificate with an expiration date should be valid for one year from the date of the auction (April 14th, 2018) through April 14th, 2019. Donations will be accepted through March 16th, 2018. 
  2. Event Sponsorship:  Sponsors will be promoted in school auction displays, will have exposure on the Galilee Montessori website’s auction page and auction social media, mentions in emails in the weeks leading up to the event as well as auction advertising and program materials 



Your contribution will support Galilee Montessori’s mission of providing students with a rich educational environment that cultivates joy, independence and a love of learning. Proceeds from the auction will assist in continued Montessori instructor education and certification, enhance outdoor play areas, and provide technological updates for the administrative office and classrooms. In return, Galilee Montessori will promote your business to more than 200 families who predominantly reside and work in the Cox, First Colonial and Kellam High School Districts.   


WHO ARE “SPONSORS” OF THE GALILEE MONTESSORI AUCTION? 

 

“Sponsors” of the Galilee Montessori Auction are businesses, organizations, and individuals that choose to support the Auction by underwriting the costs. Sponsors benefit from their contribution in many ways, including:  

  • Promotion in school auction displays  
  • Exposure on the Galilee Montessori website’s auction page and auction social media, which is shared with members of the Galilee community and families as well as the public 
  • Mentions in emails in the weeks leading up to the event as well as auction advertising and program materials 


 

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS 

 

‘Platinum’ Presenting Sponsor | $5,000 and up  

  • Top sponsor of event with sponsorship poster at check-in/entry to event 
  • Recognition/acknowledgement with your logo as the “Presenting Sponsor” in all school auction displays, school auction page on the school website, school auction social media and in advertising and program materials  
  • Logo placement and a link to your website on our school auction website  
  • Receive verbal recognition at the event during emcee and Auction Chair remarks 
  • Distribution of your business marketing materials and giveaways to all attendees 
  • 6 complimentary tickets to the auction  

 


‘Gold’ Sponsors | $3,000 - $4,999  

  • Recognition/acknowledgement with your logo as a Gold Sponsor in all school auction displays, school auction page on the school websiteschool auction social media and in advertising and program materials  
  • Logo placement and a hot link to your website on our school auction website  
  • Receive verbal recognition at the event during emcee and Auction Chair remarks 
  • 4 complimentary tickets to the auction  

 

‘Silver’ Sponsors | $1,000-$2,999 

  • Recognition/acknowledgement with your logo as a Silver Sponsor in all school auction displays, school auction page on the school websiteschool auction social media and in advertising and program materials  
  • Logo placement and a hot link to your website on our auction website  
  • Receive verbal recognition at the event during emcee and Auction Chair remarks 
  • 4 complimentary tickets to the auction  


Bronze’ Sponsors | $500- $999 

  • Recognition/acknowledgement with your logo as a Bronze Sponsor in all school auction displays, school auction page on the school websiteschool auction social media and in advertising and program materials  
  • Logo placement and a hot link to your website on our auction website  
  • Receive verbal recognition at the event during emcee and Auction Chair remarks 
  • 2 complimentary tickets to the auction  

 

Friends of Galilee Montessori | $250 

  • Recognition in the auction program material 
  • 1 complimentary ticket to the auction