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Silent Auction: Why and How?

Silent Auction: Why and How?

Why are we needing to raise more money? Because our enrichment programs literally depend on it. We have consolidated our fundraising, which is a really good thing. It can be stressful and tedious to have tons of small fundraising events each year. We have just three: Support Sequoia, the Auction and the Readathon. But we will only be successful with this streamlined model if you support these even... »

Keep the bidding going!

Keep the bidding going!

We are just one week into the online portion of the auction and we’ve already had more than 450 bids, and have raised over $8,000 for Sequoia! This is a strong start and we are very grateful for all of the support you’ve shown. A few important updates: 1. We have a TON of new items, including many more from Sequoia’s beloved teachers: pizza-making with Mr. Bob, cookie-making with Ms. Chiodo, block... »

$12K In Donations Still Needed  For Raise The Ruff

$12K In Donations Still Needed For Raise The Ruff

Thank you to all the families who have already donated an item to the Sequoia Family Dance & Silent Auction on Feb. 10. The auction committee still needs at least $12K in donations to fund Sequoia’s enrichment programs for the year. Everyone has something to donate! For example, second grade artist Eryn Roddy donated a hand-drawn luggage tag, K. Sienk Photography donated a family portrait sess... »

Ready, Set, Go!  Let The Bidding Begin!

Ready, Set, Go! Let The Bidding Begin!

The online portion of 2018 Sequoia Auction is now open. From now until bidding closes on the night of the event, Feb. 10, you can use this link from wherever you are: http://bit.ly/sequoiaauction. All proceeds fund Sequoia’s enrichment programs, including library, science, music, art, garden and more. There are items for every interest, taste and budget, and new items are coming in daily. So... »

Get Ready To Raise The Ruff for Sequoia!

Get Ready To Raise The Ruff for Sequoia!

Mark your calendars for Feb. 10, 2018 because we’re going to have a dog-gone-good time raising funds for our school. The Sequoia Family Dance & Silent Auction is the biggest fundraiser of the year, and we hope all students and their families will participate. Here are 7 ways you can get involved: 1. Save the date – Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 2. Invite extended family and friends 3. Do... »

Ready, set, BID: the Sequoia Auction Bidding Site Is Live

Ready, set, BID: the Sequoia Auction Bidding Site Is Live

The Sequoia Auction bidding website is now open for business!  We have more than 180 items on offer–from summer camps to restaurants to handywoman help to unique teacher experiences, and so much more.  Check out all of the categories, get great deals on wonderful products and services from our generous donors, and support our enrichment programs while you’re at it. Win-win! If you bid ... »

Auction Sponsors and Item Preview

Auction Sponsors and Item Preview

The Sequoia Family Dance & (mostly) Silent Auction is right around the corner, on Saturday, February 11. We’ll be rolling out the bidding website on January 30, but just to whet your appetite, here’s a preview of a few of the fabulous offerings that will be available: A full three-week session of Head-Royce summer camp camp $1,250 in labor from Rey Lacayo of Lacayo-Colt Plumbing &a... »

Sequoia Auction Donations Needed

Sequoia Auction Donations Needed

We are seeking donations of all kinds for the Third Annual Sequoia Family Dance & (Mostly) Silent Auction, to be held on Saturday, February 11. All proceeds will go toward Sequoia’s enrichment programs! To register a donation, just complete this simple form: http://sequoiaschool.net/calendar-events/dance-auction/ Do you or a family member have a particular skill or service we could aucti... »