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831 East Washington Ave.Madison, WI 53703


The Rainbow Project is looking for a volunteer to plan,organize, and run (with help) the Silent Auction portion of its annual fundraiser, Rhumba for Rainbow.

The Rainbow Project is a Madison non-profit counseling clinic that provides crisistreatment and early intervention services for young children and their families who have experienced or witnessed trauma, including child sexual abouse, neglect, and/or domestic violence.

Rhumba for Rainbow is Madison's annual premier salsa event and fundraiser to prevent child abuse and domestic violence. It is multi-faceted featuring a professional salsa dance showcase, celebrity dance challenge, open salsa dance competition, silent auction, raffle, and more. It also provides a platform for Rainbow to spread awareness of its mission, honor high-achieving and dedication volunteers and community members, and raise money in order to continue to provide services.

Duties of the Silent Auction Chair include:

- Mailing Silent Auction letters

- Follow up calls/emails to Silent Auction letters

- Scheduling of drop off/pick up of Silent Auction items

- Assembling SA baskets one week before event

- Setting up SA the day of

- Creating and printing SA description sheets and bid sheets

- Follow-up after SA--thank you's, tracking of amount made versus amount donated


  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Fundraising
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies; more time required as event gets closer

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