This year the Parade of Trees will be held virtually. Trees can be viewed and bid on via our online platform at the link below. Proceeds go towards the volunteer grant program.
Auction opens: Monday, November 29 at 8:00 AM.
Auction closes: Monday, December 6 at 8:00 PM.
To view & bid on the trees, please visit https://paradeoftrees.ggo.bid
(Please note: there is no www. before the URL)
*** This link should be opened through Google Chrome ***
You will be guided through these steps:
- Click “Get Started”
- Create an account if you do not have a Greater Giving account
- This will include your email, contact info, and credit card number.
- Once completed, you will see a screen that says “Auction is Open – Start Bidding”
- The auction is preview only until the Parade of Trees auction opens on November 29.
Tip: By opening the link on your phone, you will have access to mobile bidding
How to Bid:
|1.||Search for packages by name or number by using the magnifying glass or by choosing a category under the menu.|
|2.||You can Bid the next increment or Bid More than the next increment. If you choose Bid More you can set your max bid. If your max bid is the highest, the system will automatically bid in your favor until you are outbid or until the auction closes.|
|3.||To “watch” a package, select the star icon on the package.|
|4.||You’ll be notified if you’re outbid at any point before the auction closes and you will see an Outbid notice at the top of your screen.|
|5.||To get back to the main screen, click the house icon.|
|6.||To view the packages you are bidding on, click the menu button and select Bids.|
The lucky winners will be able to pick up their trees in the classroom on December 7 from 9 AM – 4 PM.
Thank you to the various departments who have donated and decorated these one-of-a-kind trees.
For additional help, please email email@example.com