Online Auction!

VOKRA Spring 2011 Facebook Fundraising Auction Information and Rules!

by VOKRA - Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue Association on Thursday, 12 May 2011 at 15:11

The Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue (VOKRA) is running the first of many seasonal online Facebook auctions to help with raise much needed funding for our organization. All proceeds from the auction will go directly towards paying down the veterinary bills and everyday necessities for the cats and kittens in our care.

AUCTION STARTS: 12am PDT Monday May, 15th, 2011

AUCTION ENDS: 12am PDT Monday May, 23rd, 2011

To Participate:

  • Log into Facebook or sign up for a Facebook account if you do not have one (
  • Go to the VOKRA Facebook Page (
  • Click the LIKE button if you are not already a member of our Facebook group.
  • Look for the Album under Photos entitled: VOKRA Spring 2011 Fundraising Auction The Album will go online on Sunday May 14th, 2011, one day prior to the start of the auction, for advanced viewing. Bids will not be counted until the official start of the auction.
  • Look through the items listed. Please be sure to read all the listings for each item. Please note all items will have a starting bid. Any questions about an item can be directed to:
  • Place your bid by commenting on the photo. You may bid as many times as you like before the close of the auction.
  • Once the auction has ended, please check the Album for confirmation on winners as well as further instructions on payment, shipping/pick up information for your item.

If you would rather donate to the cause without participating in the auction, please visit our

RULES for the Spring 2011 VOKRA online fundraising auction

  • Be respectful.
  • Tag Team bidding is allowed, as long as it is done politely.
  • All bids need to be in CDN dollars and all items are to be paid in CDN dollars. Bids must be in dollar increments; do not bid in cents. If you are bidding from another country, try to place your bid in CDN dollars. If not, we will either raise or lower your bid to the nearest dollar amount. All items start with a minimum bid of $10 CDN dollars.
  • All items are to be paid for within 48 hours after the auction closes through website. Please go to the website, click on the donate button and make your payment. Please mark the purpose of your donation as “Fundraising Auction Donation” along with your email address so that we can contact you to verify shipping/pick up information.
  • Once the auction has closed, a list of items and the winning bidders and the amount of your winning bid(s) will be posted as soon as possible, within the next 12 hours. Please FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS that will be posted in order to finalize bids and expedite shipping.
  • Items can be shipped, at the winning bidder's expense, unless otherwise noted in the item description. Items can also be picked up from a central location in Vancouver (To Be Announced). Please be sure to read the item description before you bid so you know what you are bidding on.

Thank you all so much for donating and bidding. If you have any questions about the auction, please contact Diandra Woon-A-Tai:

Have fun and Happy Bidding!

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