(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — University of Central Missouri Athletics will host its 14th annual Celebrating Central Missouri Athletics auction/dinner to kick off a new season and raise funds to support UCM’s 17 intercollegiate athletic programs.
The auction is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15 in the Multipurpose Building. Items in both the live and silent auction include official UCM athletic gear, sports memorabilia, vacations, golf outings and household items.
The event is open to the public. The cost, which includes the dinner and the chance to bid at both the silent and live auction, is $62.50 per person. A table of eight people can be purchased for $500. Attendees can browse the items and pre-register to avoid lines on auction night at the auction preview from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14. Participants can register online at www.UCMathletics.com/auction.
To register for the auction/dinner, contact athletic ticket and development Operations Coordinator Emily Moses at 660-543-8339 or visit UCMAthletics.com/auction. To donate an item, contact athletics development officer Michelle Schubert at 660-543-8396 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Persons who donate items worth more than $1,000 will receive a free table for eight. For a copy of the auction brochure, visit UCMathletics.com.