Text2Bid Instructions
  • Bidding in our auction is on your phone!

  • The Silent Auction items will be open for bidding soon!

  • You may create a watch list, place bids, or even 'Buy it Now'!

  • Follow the instructions to set up your phone and start early -

    Smartphone Bidders:
    * Tap the link in the reply text message
    (Note: Text gratitude to 845-262-2243 if your reply text says short codes are not allowed.)
    * You will be asked for your name and email - simple!
    * Tap Items to browse the catalog.
    * Tap an Item Name to read description, add to watch list, and bid.
    * Tap My Bids to view watch list and bid history.
    * AutoBid allows you to set a max bid for automatic bidding.
    NOTE: If you are outbid you will receive a text message right away - click the link and bid again!
    Text Bidders:
    * Text gratitude to 71760
    * Read the reply text message and enter your bid number
    (Note: Text gratitude to 845-262-2243 if your reply text says short codes are not allowed.)
    * Text an item number (e.g. 101 or itemA101).
    * Read the reply text message for instructions.