The unique, all-boys learning environment welcomes Duke Says Sold for their first foray into Live Auction fundraising! The fellas need a van for their new sixth grade class, so we’ll be doing a real special Fund-a-Need so they don’t have to walk. Canoes are heavy.
With more than 40 years of combined experience in the entertainment industry, this dynamic duo is pure showmanship; They find the fun in fund.
We get to know your team, your audience, and your cause. And not just because we’re friendly like that. But because it’s how we help you reach and exceed your goals. We’ll chat you through our very own Primer of Prizes—what sells [and doesn’t] in the benefit fundraising environment. We’ll help you ID Your VIP to get the right folks in your bidding audience. We’ll coach you through theTheatrical Tada’s and Don’t’s of a stellar, smoothly-flowing show.
And Gee Willikers, do we know the non-profit model… In our forty-some-years’ association with non-profits, we’ve tried a little of everything in the development and fundraising realm. Ultimately, what we know is: we work best for you when we become ambassadors for your mission, so let’s powwow.
Bringing with him a diverse background in performing and brand development, Duke Domingue combines the best of these skills in a novel, chip-off-the-new-block way. He’s a real character, with a real understanding of the rhythm, the flow… the ephemeral musicality of your entire event. [OK, so maybe that’s gilding the lily a little, BUT] don’t be surprised by an unprecedented level of excitement and participation; Duke the Auctioneer, delivers a performance that commits like an evangelist. He ain’t shy.
And Bird Bartlett? Well, he never met a stranger. Drawing on his skills as fundraiser and Marketeer Extraordinaire, he’ll get to know your donors with a casual ease. But after the bidding starts, he’s a one-man pep rally.