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2019 EREF Annual Charitable Auction

May 7 @ 8:00 am - May 8 @ 5:00 pm

The EREF Annual Charitable Auction, held at WasteExpo, offers companies a unique opportunity to showcase their products and demonstrate their dedication to sustainability and waste industry research.

For 25 years, the generous donations and support of EREF’s Annual Charitable Auction, programs and other events has helped the Foundation become one of the LARGEST sources of funding for solid waste research in North America. Since 1994, the Auction has raised more than $19 million to help further support EREF’s mission to fund and direct scientific research and educational initiatives for waste management practices.

Join EREF in celebrating this milestone by participating in the 2019 Annual Charitable Auction, May 7 and 8 at Waste Expo. Your support will allow the Foundation to continue its pursuit of a more sustainable future for the solid waste industry!

Click here for information on how to donate!

What impact does your donation have on the waste industry?

View the Auction Terms and Conditions.

2019 Auction Schedule

Silent Auction
Tuesday, May 7 at 10 am PT until
Wednesday, May 8 at 3:30 pm PT

Reception
Wednesday, May 8 at 3:00 pm PT
Booth #5034

Live Auction
Wednesday, May 8 at 3:30 pm PT
Booth #5034

Secure Your Donation Today!

EREF will be celebrating 25 years of funding solid waste research and education, making 2019 an exciting year to participate in this unique event. Since EREF is a 501(c)3 non-profit, all donor companies are entitled to a tax deduction for the full fair market value of their donation.

Please select the appropriate donor form below:

Companies must be exhibiting at WasteExpo 2019 to donate to the Auction. Donor guidelines are available for review here.

Please e-mail your completed form(s) or any questions to Kristy Pickurel at kpickurel@erefdn.org.

Donation Requirements

Silent Auction

Items required:

  • Fair Market Value (FMV) of the donated item (must be a minimum $400, and up to 2 items may be donated to meet the $400 minimum), including freight and federal excise tax
  • Donation Name (how your donation will appear on all signage and promotional materials – 50 characters or less, including spaces)
  • Description of donation (75 words or less)
  • A photo of your donation (EPS file or a high-res PNG file at least 7” wide at 300dpi)
  • Your company logo (EPS file or high-res transparent PNG file at least 10” wide at 300 dpi)

Live Auction

Items required:

  • Fair Market Value (FMV) of the donated item (must be a minimum of $5,000), including freight and federal excise tax. If your donated item is valued over $7,500 you will also need a mock invoice or a brochure or website URL that provides the estimated retail price, MSRP or equivalent sale price for the item you are donating.
  • Donation Name (how your donation will appear on all signage and promotional materials – 50 characters or less, including spaces)
  • Description of donation (75 words or less)
  • A photo of your donation (EPS file or a high-res PNG file at least 7” wide at 300dpi)
  • Your company logo (EPS file or high-res transparent PNG file at least 10” wide at 300 dpi)
  • Each donation to the Live Auction will get a full page in the Auction Booklet. You can provide a print-ready PDF of your Auction Booklet page to EREF, or EREF can layout the page based on the description and photo you provide.

Silent Auction

The Silent Auction features smaller donations that allow donors to increase their booth traffic. Examples of previous donations include iPads, equipment, sporting event tickets and trips.

Check back soon to browse the amazing items up for bid!

Live Auction

The Live Auction is a fast-paced event where larger items are sold to the highest bidder by a professional auctioneer. Examples of previous donations include equipment, outings with industry executives and trucks.

View the Live Auction items up for bid!

Registration to bid in the Silent Auction will open soon.
Live Auction registration will be available on-site at WasteExpo.

Thank You to Our 2019 Auction Sponsors

 

Booth Space

Professional Auctioneer

Reception

Auction Booklet

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Big Truck Rental logo for web
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Silent Auction Mobile Bidding

Gourmet Coffee Bar

Auction Paddles

Staff Shirts

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StellarLogoAI16_OurPeople for web
CPS logo
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Sponsorships for the 2019 Auction are available. For more information, please e-mail kpickurel@erefdn.org.

Details

Start:
May 7 @ 8:00 am
End:
May 8 @ 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
Phone:
(702) 892-0711