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Holy Trinity God’s Portion Day

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Timed Online Auction with first item closing at 1:00 P.M.

Virtual Online Auction begins at 5:00 P.M.

Sullivan Auctioneers LLC is honored to be able to help with the Annual God’s Portion Day for Holy Trinity Catholic in Fort Madison, Iowa.

Option 1 Virtual Online Auction Saturday, October 24 starting at 5:00 P.M. Sullivan Auctioneers will conduct a Live Online Auction. Auction Example: You will see a picture of the item that is selling, the auctioneer will take bids from patrons who are online.  The auctioneer will be able to see who is bidding and will interact with the online crowd. Encouraging the crowd to jump in and get involved.  All the items auctioned on this sale will be able to be viewed online prior to the sale and you will have the opportunity to place a bid in advance.

Option 2 Timed Online Auction  Saturday, October 24 with the first item closing at 1:00 P.M. These items will not be sold on the real-time Live Online Auction. You will be able to place bids on as many items as you want.  If you are outbid, a text or email will be sent to you throughout the week to keep you updated on the status of your bid.

For Options 1 &2 You will need to pre-register at sullivanauctioneers.com. The website contains tutorials on: CREATING A PROXIBID and HOW TO BID DURING AUCTIONS.   See the instruction page insert included in the mailing.  When creating a proxibid, you will need to enter a credit card.  You are not required to pay with your credit card. You can pay your auction bill at the time of pick-up.

Bidding is now open – BID NOW!

Click here for the Virtual Live Auction Internet Bidding Catalog:

Virtual Auction Begins Saturday, October 24th at 5:00 P.M.

Bidding is now open – BID NOW!

Click here for the Timed Auction Internet Bidding Catalog:

Timed Online Only Auction – Saturday, October 24th first item closing at 1:00 P.M.


PICK UP Sunday October 25 at HTC High School 9AM-3PM                                                                                                               

Option 3 $10,000 cash raffle Drawn Saturday October 24, 8:00 P.M. that will be broadcast live on the church’s Facebook page. 1st Prize of $8000.00 2nd prize $1000.00 3rd and 4th Prize $500.00.  Ticket prices are 1 ticket for $20 and 6 tickets for $100.  This raffle is possible thanks to the generosity of our sponsors: TJ Excavating, Holtkamp Floors, Décor and Furniture, Blue Top Excavating, and 163 Planted.  There is also a form on HTC website.   Or you can contact a committee member to purchase. Raffle ticket sales must be to us by Friday October 23.

Option 4 GROW AN ACRE October 23 7:30 PM It will be done the same as years before.  We will hold the LIVE Grain Auction at a site where social distancing can be practiced.  Site will be determined later.   Anyone wishing to participate in the Grain Auction please call or text Craig at 319-750-5281 for more information.

Option 5 CASH DONATIONS Due Friday, October 30 We understand that some may not feel comfortable with any of the above options, we still need you. Please consider helping us keep our Catholic education strong through these ever changing times.  Please have your contributions mailed by Friday, October 30, so your donations can be included in our final totals.

Option 6 Donations October 17 If you have supported us in the past with donations to the sale, we welcome your help again this year. We must have your donation by OCT 17 to allow Sullivan Auctioneers to take inventory and photographs for the online events. We are going to have a limited number of items on each auction; therefore, we are working hard to find new and very gently used items for our sale.  We are currently working on solicitations. Please contact Shelly at 319-371-6131 or Tom at 319-470-8871 with any questions.  Or you can email us at HTCGPD2600@gmail.com



Please feel free to give any committee member a call with any questions.

Craig and Shelly Pieper

Tom and Cathy Wilkens

Jake Denning and Eric Greiner

Nolan and Carley Wilkens

Chad and Mindy Ward

Jay and Lisa Griswold

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October 24, 2020
5:00 pm - 11:55 pm


Fort Madison, IA, United States.