Auction/Gala 2019-How You Can Help
Tue, Jan 29 9:27am
PS 372 -The Children's School

We’re gearing up for this year’s event on April 5th. Take a look at all the ways you can help and send an email to if you have contacts you can share to help us reach our fundraising goal of $40K for this event.


How You Can Help Bring The Best of Brooklyn to This Year's School Auction

SPONSORSHIPS-Ask your favorite neighborhood business, dentists, doctors, real estate companies to consider being a sponsor.  Or maybe your employer would be interested in sponsoring our school. Sponsorships are available at various levels ($100-$1000) and come with benefits. Please email with sponsorship ideas or questions.

DONATIONS - Donations are due by March 15th! Own a business? Know the owner, or have been a regular customer? Even if you don’t have a relationship with a business, anyone can solicit donations from businesses.-

Reach out to the auction committee and we can guide you -- many local businesses have been generous in the past and may have already been contacted. Great ideas for auction items:

Ask your favorite neighborhood restaurants to donate a Gift Certificate or light bites/desserts for the event

Ask your favorite neighborhood movie theaters to donate a Movie Date Night Package

Ask your favorite neighborhood exercise classes, gyms, salons, spas to donate gift certificates

Ask your favorite kids birthday party venues to donate a birthday party package

Ask your favorite kids summer camps to donate a week at summer camp

Ask your favorite wine shop to donate a wine basket

Event Tickets-Do you have tickets to donate (arts, concerts sports, theater?) Does your company have access to corporate box seats for events that can be donated?

Donate a stay at your Vacation home. (These can be limited to the  PS 372 community if you prefer.)

Experiences-Cooking Classes, Does your company offer a “Spend the Day” tour?


Have Just a Bit of Time?  The committee will need help picking up donations in various neighborhoods and bringing items to school.  Let the committee know if you can help on your way to drop-off or pick-up!