Deck Heads for Beyond Blue
As part of the Adelaide fringe festival Black Diamond tattoo studio enlisted the help of Bid For Good to auction customised skateboard decks on eBay for charity Beyond Blue. In total, there were 70 decks customised by tattoo artists from around Australia. Beyond Blue works to provide support to people suffering from mental health issues such as depression, suicide, anxiety disorders and more in Australia.
Valentines Dinner for OzHarvest
Bid For Good managed an eBay charity auction for OzHarvest to sell a Valentine's Day luxury dinner for two at the prestigious Woodland House restaurant. The dinner included an eight course dinner with champagne, matching wines and gifts from Leif and Kate Hill flowers. The proceeds from this sale will support OzHarvest to provide food to people in need. OzHarvest collects surplus food from business’ to redistribute, not only reducing waste but also ensuring everyone has access to a healthy meal.
Winx Saddle Cloth
Bid For Good managed an eBay charity auction for The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne to sell Winx’s Saddle Cloth, signed by jockey Hugh Bowman. This piece of racing history was worn by Winx for the 2018 Ladbrokes Cox Plate at Moonee Valley - Breakfast with the Best. The proceeds from this sale will support the Royal Children’s Hospital to provide a full range of paediatric services including clinical, tertiary, preventative health measures and health promotion.
Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne
Vegemite 95 Years Young
Bid For Good managed an eBay charity auction for VEGEMITE to commemorate 95 years young. VEGEMITE collaborated with three renowned Australian artists - David Bromley, Mitch Revs and Claudia Moodoonuthi to produce original artworks which were sold to fundraise for Polished Man, Westpac Helicopter Rescue Service and Cape Animal Protection Shelter Inc respectively. This campaign was all about celebrating Australia, through the interpretation of the work and also the choice of charity.
Westpac Helicopter Rescue Service
Cape Animal Protection Shelter Inc. (C.A.P.S)
Polished Man $11,050
Westpac Helicopter Rescue Service $3,550
Cape Animal Protection Shelter $3,300
Big Mac 50th Birthday Mini Fridge
Bid For Good managed an eBay charity auction in celebration of 50 years of the Big Mac burger on behalf of McDonald's in June 2018. The custom Big Mac themed mini fridge featured a Big Mac pictogram wrap, and the first three bottles of Macca’s 2018 release of the iconic Macca’s burger’s Special Sauce. The auction raised money for McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®)
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Meet Ed Sheeran
Bid For Good managed and executed an exclusive Ed Sheeran giveaway in March 2018 with all proceeds going to Variety, the Children's Charity South Australia. The proud auction winner received two reserved seats to Ed Sheeran's SOLD OUT Melbourne show at Etihad Stadium, as well as a meet and greet for for two with Ed Sheeran, plus a photo opportunity and signed guitar (acoustic guitar provided).
Variety, the Children's Charity
Channel Nine Footy Show
Channel Nine NRL Footy Show engaged Bid For Good to manage its inaugural eBay auction campaign for Mark Hughes Foundation ("MHF"). The unique experiences on offer included a Mount Everest Base Camp trek with many past and present NRL footy legends; tickets to see Billy Joel live in concert in New York; as well as signed memorabilia from retiring North Queensland Cowboy, Johnathan Thurston. MHF is a charity formed in Newcastle by Mark and Kirralee Hughes following Mark’s diagnosis with Brain Cancer in 2014. The Mark Hughes Foundation’s mission is to raise much needed funds for research, to create awareness and support brain cancer patients and their families.
The Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF)
Parliamentary Midwinter Ball
Every year Australia's most powerful politicians come together for the Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery Midwinter Ball. As part of the fundraising efforts for the Ball, the Prime Minister, Opposition Leader amongst others offer themselves up with unique experiences and sometimes personal memorabilia with all proceeds going to local charities. In 2017, $89,917 was raised for local charities, such as the Stroke Foundation, PEGASUS Developing Ideas, Share the Dignity, LifeLine, Karinya House for mothers & babies, Alannah & Madeline Foundation.
PEGASUS Developing Ideas
Share the Dignity
Karinya House for mothers & babies
Alannah & Madeline Foundation
Kings Cross Coca-Cola Sign
The overall auction campaign including all eight letters, raised a total of $100,700 for the Wayside Chapel. The Kings Cross Coca-Cola sign has served the beloved Sydney skyline for more than 40 years, but now the sign has served Sydney in a different way. To raise money for charity, Coca-Cola gave Sydneysiders a chance to own a piece of Kings Cross history.
Universal Channel for HeartKids
Replica SUITS Pearson Specter Litt Wall – Signed by Sarah Rafferty & Rick Hoffman. To raise funds for HeartKids, Universal Channel engaged Bid For Good to auction a piece of Suits’ history. In February 2017 Suits’ stars, Sarah Rafferty and Rick Hoffman visited Sydney, Australia to help promote the new season on Universal Channel. To celebrate Universal Channel created a life size replica of the famous Pearson Specter Litt entrance.
Witchery Vogue White Shirt
Witchery engaged Bid For Good to manage the auction of a one-of-a-kind Witchery white shirt customised exclusively by Vogue Australia. The White Shirt which had been modelled as part of a Vogue photo shoot raised over $710 for the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation (OCRF). Through its White Shirt Campaign and OCRF silver jewellery collection, funds raised enabled the OCRF to appoint five dedicated research scientists and one clinical collections technician across Australia and New Zealand.
Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation