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Raise Your Hand for Research Live Auction Aug. 10

TREE Fund’s annual Raise Your Hand for Research Live Auction will be held August 10 at the Gaylord Palms Resort (Orlando) from 6 to 8 p.m. Enjoy a fun-filled evening socializing with friends, playing games of skill and chance, bidding on fantasy vacations and more. All purchases support tree research and education. Buy your admission ticket today for Early Bird pricing ($35).

Back by popular demand:

  • Researcher Reception – Chat with TREE Fund researchers for a firsthand glimpse into the future of arboriculture.
  • Golden Ticket Raffle – $100 buys you the chance to win the Live Auction package of your choice. (only 75 tickets available)
  • Loops & Liquor Ring Toss Game – Impress your friends with your pinpoint aim. Ring your beverage of choice and take it home!
  • Auctioneer Graham Crow’s “Pick Your Paradise” vacations in Bali, Italy and Africa

New for 2015:

  • Table of Distinction – Here’s your chance to party like a rock star. Bid high to claim the best table in the room with complimentary drink tickets, desserts and exclusive gifts for you and your friends!
  • New catalog offerings – Plains Game Hunt in South Africa, Fishing in the Ozarks, STIHL Lithium-Ion Arborist Package, artisan cedar wood sculpture, and more!

Visit the TREE Fund Silent Auction August 9 – 10 on the ISA Trade Show floor (Booth #1514). Bid on artisan jewelry, arborist equipment, apparel and unique art.

Back by popular demand:

Best bid wins – Bid once and walk away. Highest bid wins the item.

Split the Pot Raffle – 3 winners split $3,798 in 2014!

Elevate your brand by sponsoring the auction. Contact Mary DiCarlo at marydicarlo@treefund.org to seize this opportunity and showcase your support for tree research and education.

The TREE Fund is seeking donations for the 2015 Raise Your Hand for Research Auction. TREE Fund is looking for items valued at $100 or more that appeal to tree care professionals, outdoor enthusiasts and families, including:

  • Hand crafted jewelry or wood items
  • Vacations or getaways
  • Professional equipment and clothing
  • Wine or gift baskets
  • Original art
  • Sports items and event tickets
  • Gifts for children

To donate, please contact Karen Lindell at klindell@treefund.org before June 30.

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