Furniture ~ Jewelry ~ Art ~ Much More!
Payment Terms: Cash & Bank Cards Only
(5% surcharge for bank card purchases)
The Mission/Elizabeth Lee Center
Doors Open and Registration Begins at 5:30 p.m.
Preview: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Auction: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Large items purchased must be picked up no later than 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 22.
Conducted by: Piggybank Auctions, Col. Brandon Desourdy, NCAL 9457
The Silent Auction will be set up in the Atrium and bidding will begin on Sunday, August 17.
Come place your bids for the wonderful treasures that have been selected from our attic sale donations. Among these will be jewelry, artwork, collectibles, and furniture.
Drop by anytime during church hours Sunday, August 17 through Thursday, August 21 to place your bids. The Silent Auction Event begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, August 21 with bidding ending at 8:00 p.m.
Refreshments will be served.
Our annual Haiti Attic Sale will be Saturday, August 23, 2014. Please donate your used kitchen, garden, home décor and art items, sporting goods and furniture you no longer want or need. We do want and need these treasures.
We do not accept televisions, electronics, sofa beds, mattresses, bed pillows, adult clothing, baby cribs or infant car seats. We do accept infant and children’s clothing.
Bring donations to the church basement (Elizabeth Lee Center) to the designated collection area identified with signage. For pick-up of items you cannot transport, please contact Karen Branan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All funds raised at this event go to help support our Haiti Mission which includes a medical clinic, school, micro-credit lending program and a water initiative in northern Haiti. Please help us make this year’s sale a success, by donating and volunteering, so together we can continue to change the lives of our Haitian friends.
Here are all of the activities happening in connection with the attic sale.
BIG MOVE – Sunday, August 10, 2014 – 2:00 pm
Move all donations to Charter Hall, Charter, Annex, Sunday school rooms.
Also help unstack furniture in Elizabeth Lee Center.
SILENT AUCTION SET-UP – Saturday, August 16, 2014
Silent Auction will be set-up in the Atrium
LIVE AUCTION – Wednesday, August 20, 2014 – 7:00 p.m.
Live Auction to be held in the Mission Center. Doors open at 5:00 p.m.
PRE-SALE – Thursday, August 21, 2014 – 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sign-in will begin at 4:45 p.m. Four hours of volunteer time required to shop.
SILENT AUCTION – Thursday, August 21, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Join us for refreshments and conclusion of the silent auction.
REORGANIZE – Friday, August 22, 2014 –
All designated areas will be reorganized in preparation for Attic Sale. There will be no shopping this day. The church will be prepared for the day of sale.
HAITI ATTIC SALE – Saturday, August 23, 2014 – 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CLEAN-UP – Saturday, August 23, 2014 – 2:00 pm – until
Unsold items will be boxed and moved outside for pick-up by Salvation Army. All areas will be cleaned and restored to their original status, which includes cleaning floors, putting furniture back in rooms and making sure all trash and boxes are removed from the church.
We all pledge to make sure our church is left in as good of shape as or better than when it was so graciously offered to us for the event.
THE BAKE SALE
The bake sale section of the Haiti Attic sale needs bakers! Bake your specialties and bring them to the Welcome Desk on Friday, August 22 between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.
Suggestions: cookies, cakes, pies, candy, muffins, jellies, breads, rice krispy treats and cupcakes. Please cover with plastic wrap and appropriately label items that contain peanuts. If you have any questions, please contact Jenny Bolt, email@example.com/704-366-4463 or Kathy Harris, firstname.lastname@example.org/704-364-8326.
DAY OF SALE VOLUNTEERS
It takes many volunteers on the day of sale. Specific jobs and a short description are listed below. Volunteers can sign up to help either or both shifts.
First Shift: 6:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Second Shift: 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Please review the list of jobs and respond with the shift and job you would like to volunteer for to Michele Seagraves, email@example.com/704-562-9692.
Cashier: Accepts the cash for items and provides change.
Adder: Totals the purchases for the cashier.
Inventory Checker: Assists in the furniture buying area, checking specific items off the list as sold.
Bagger: Wrap and bag items purchased. Enlists the help of a loader if needed or directs customers to the holding area.
Customer Service: Floats in Charter Hall, Charter Annex and back hall assisting customers by answering questions, providing shopping bags and boxes and returning items that have been misplaced to the appropriate areas.
Loader: Assists customers who have purchased more than they can carry (excluding furniture) by loading their items on a cart, wheeling the cart to the drive-up loading area and helping them load their items. The loading area will be at the assigned Atrium doors.
Holding Area: Accepts purchased items from customers who wish to continue shopping, giving them a ticket and keeping their items together. Give customers their items upon receipt of their ticket and if needed, enlists a loader to help.
Any other questions or requests concerning the attic sale, please contact Wanda Musgrave, firstname.lastname@example.org/704-343-0426 or Mary Lou Cagle, email@example.com/704-340-0503 or Gail Tinker, firstname.lastname@example.org.