Chamber Online Auction to go LIVE Monday!
Over 200 Items Up For Bid at Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce Auction
There are now over 230 items, valued at over $91,000, for the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce online and live auctions! Up for bid will be many exciting products, getaways and services from hundreds of businesses and organizations. All money raised supports our mission of promoting the interests of our members by advocating for the commercial and economic development of the region.
Beginning Monday, October 21, at 8am, the “doors” will open to our auction, which will take place online at www.BiddingforGood.com/PBRCCAuction. The online auction bidding will run from October 21 at 8am through November 11 at 9pm (EST), with about 100 items heading to a live auction on Saturday, November 16 at the Rockland Elks Lodge, located at 210 Rankin Street in Rockland. There will be live auction items; cash raffle prizes, raffle items, a $500 Elimination Drawing (tickets, $20 each) cash bar and a concession stand. Bruce & Becky Gamage will once again be our auctioneer team.
Thank you to our sponsors: Fisher Engineering, Bangor Metro, The Coastal Journal, The Free Press, Gamage Antiques, Courier Publications (The Courier Gazette, The Camden Herald & The Republican Journal), Country Inn at Camden/Rockport and The UPS Store. Thank you to our $100 live auction cash raffle prize donors: Bruce Gamage – Gamage Antiques; James W. Brannan; Peter Horch - Horch Roofing, John Batty - J&B Printers, Jody & Bill Cowan - Ocean Pursuits, Mike Jones – Camden National Bank and Kevin Waters - Penobscot Island Air.
The live auction items will be clearly identified on the web site and absentee bidding will be available for those that cannot attend the live event. Anyone can participate by going to www.BiddingforGood.com/PBRCCAuction. Items up for bid include business services, artwork, unique experiences, travel, lodging packages, dining, recreational activities, gift baskets, train rides, boat trips, festival tickets, landscaping supplies and much, much more. Everyone is welcome to browse, shop, or just drop by and sign our guest book to show their support for our auction at www.BiddingforGood.com/PBRCCAuction.
Donations are being accepted from now through October – simply log on to the site and click on the “Donate Now” button or you can call the Rockland Chamber office (Alicia Bagnall) with your donation at 596-0376. Users can also contribute to the auction’s success by using the “Tell A Friend” button on the website.
For more information about getting involved, contact Alicia Bagnall, Visitor & Hospitality Services Manager at the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber, PO Box 508, One Park Drive, Rockland, ME 04841; 207-596-0376; or email@example.com; www.penbaychamber.com.