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Silent Auction Instructions

NCRC is excited to introduce mobile bidding to the "Colors of Hope" event! Bid on silent auction items and read about our exciting live auction items.

To Register via browser

  • Visit:
  • Click on the ‘register’ button
  • Enter your details and click ‘submit’.
  • You will then receive a text to your mobile phone with the link to the auction catalogue and a passcode. Use the passcode to login on any browser or click the link in the text to be automatically logged in on the browser on your smart phone. You are now ready to bid.

To Register via SMS

  • Text: colorsofhope18 followed by your full name
  • To: 14698047871
    • Example: colorsofhope18 Brad Pitt
  • Follow the registration link you are sent from GalaBid to login and place bids.

Don’t have a Smart phone?

One of our friendly volunteers would be happy to bid on your behalf at the event. 

Read more about the vacation packages below:

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

This Experience includes: 

  • 3-night stay in a Junior Suite at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Alberta
  • Daily Breakfast for 2
  • Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to Calgary, Canada 
  • Winspire booking & concierge service

Click here to view the full details. 

New Orleans Jazz & Dining

This Experience Includes:

  • Admission for 2 including skip-the-line status to the Preservation Hall of Jazz
  • Jazz brunch or 3-course dinner with wine pairing for 2 at Commander's Palace Restaurant
  • 3-night stay in a standard guest room at the Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott or comparable 
  • Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to New Orleans, LA
  • Winspire booking & concierge service

Preservation Hall’s evening performances are recognized as some of the world’s last “pure musical experiences,” presenting authentic, traditional New Orleans jazz, played by the city’s finest.

Click here to learn more about this experience. 

Sonoma Wine and Dine

This Experience Includes:

  • Private Jesse Katz wine tasting for 2 in downtown Healdsburg
  • 5-course tasting menu at Valette Restaurant, Healdsburg
  • 6 consecutive hours of chauffeured luxury sedan serivce
  • 3-night stay in a standard guest room at Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country in Santa Rosa
  • Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to San Francisco or Oakland, CA
  • Winspire booking & concierge service

Since 2010, when Katz was the youngest-hired head winemaker in the US, he has been named 40 Under 40 Tastemaker by Wine Enthusiast and was the first winemaker on the Forbes 30 Under 30.  He has also been featured in numerous publications including Food and Wine, People, Wine Advocate, Drinks Business, ESPN, Esquire and many more.

Click here to read more about this vacation package. 

Costa Rica Getaway

  • 7-day/6-night stay at the 5-star JW Marriott Guanacaste in Costa Rica
  • The average price for a room is $450/night. This package is then valued at $2700
  • Travel must be between June 1 and December 15 for 2018 or 2019.

Click here to view the full details.