FAQs

Q: When is the auction?

A: The official date of the auction is yet to be announced.

 

Q: Where is the auction?

A: While in past years the auction was held in the backcourt of Syracuse University's Dome during a Men's Basketball game, in 2020 it had to be held entirely virtual. For 2021, the location is yet to be announced. 

 

Q: Can anyone attend the auction?

A: To be determined

 

Q: What types of items do you auction off?

A: Items in the auction typically include memorabilia from numerous sports - including some unique autographed items, restaurant gift certificates; electronics; tickets; hotel accommodations and so much more! 

Q: What is the bidding style?

A: This year's auction will be a silent auction, regardless of whether it is held in person or online.

Q: How much do auction items cost?

A: Items are valued from $25 and up. Bidding could start as low as $5. 

 

Q: What forms of payment are accepted?

A: Credit (Visa, MasterCard, or Discover) or cash are accepted.

 

Q: Who is in charge of running the auction?

A: The Sport Management Club at Syracuse University. For more information about the Sport Management Club,  just click here, and on the "SPM Club" tab. You can also visit our social media pages:

 

                            Twitter: @SU_SPM_Club

 

                            Instagram: @spm_auction

 

Q: To whom will the proceeds of the auction go?

A: This year’s beneficiary is the Jim and Juli Boeheim Foundation. Check out the “Beneficiary” tab for more information. 

 

Q: How much of the money raised goes to the Meals on Wheels of Syracuse?

A: 100% of the profits raised at the 2021 Sports Charity Auction will go back to the Jim and Juli Boeheim Foundation. 

 

Q: How much money has been raised in past auctions?

A: Over the past fifteen years, the auction has raised a total of $567,754 for charities across Central New York.

 

Q: How do I get involved?

A: Anyone can donate items, become a sponsor, or make a cash donation.

 

To donate an item or cash, please refer to the “Donate” tab on this website or contact:

Luca Giacobbe - lagiacob@syr.edu

Jakob Fox - jfox16@syr.edu

Megan Monzo - mtmonzo@syr.edu

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

      Drew Bush - anbush@syr.edu 

 

         

Q: How can I donate an item?

A: Donations for this year's auction are still being accepted and are much appreciated. If you have questions about donating, please contact any of our auction chairs:

Luca Giacobbe - lagiacob@syr.edu

Jakob Fox - jfox16@syr.edu

Megan Monzo - mtmonzo@syr.edu

 

Q: How can I send you an auction item? 

A: All auction items can be sent to:

Syracuse University - Dept. of Sport Management

ATTN: Jakob Fox

402C MacNaughton Hall 

Syracuse, NY 13244

 

Q: How many items will be featured in the auction?

A: We receive and auction off over 500 items each year. 

 

Q: How do I get an item I acquired during the auction?

A: We will ship all items out within a few days of the auction’s conclusion.

 

If you have any other questions about this year's Charity Sports Auction, please reach out to one of our auction chairs: Luca Giacobbe (lagiacob@syr.edu), Jakob Fox (jfox16@syr.edu), or Megan Monzo (mtmonzo@syr.edu).