August 20, 2019
Easton, MA — House of Possibilities (HOPe) has booked Andy Saks to serve as its emcee, live auctioneer and fund-the-need facilitator at its 2020 fundraising gala.
The event will take place in April, 202 at the Blue Hills Country Club in Canton, Massachusetts.
House of Possibilities (HOPe) provides high-quality day programs, social programs, and overnight respite to children, adults, and families living with developmental challenges. It operates in an 11,000-square-foot facility located on the campus of Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.
Saks has served as live auctioneer for many other organizations in New England, including the YMCA, the Boston Jewish Film Festival, Community Rowing, and the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.
July 29, 2019
Boston, MA — Professional live auctioneer Andy Saks served clients at five charity fundraisers this spring, including:
The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (MSPCC’s) “Turning Points” gala at Boston’s Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel
The Riverbend School‘s “Kindness Rocks” annual gala at the Sheraton Needham Hotel
MassEquality‘s “Beacons of Light” annual fundraiser at the Marriott Courtyard Downtown
Temple Israel‘s “Stepping Out” annual fundraiser at their synagogue in Boston
Temple Beth Elohim‘s “An Evening to Remember” fundraiser at their synagogue in Wellesley, Mass.
For each live auction booking, Saks:
— Advised the client on auction and/or fund-the-need item selection, order, attribution and donation level request
— researched and wrote a word-for-word live auctioneer script
— designed a matching, animated slideshow
— served as live auctioneer, raise-your-paddle facilitator, and event emcee as needed
July 9, 2019
Boston, MA — Professional trade show booth emcee and presenter Andy Saks served clients at a series of trade shows in recent months, including:
For each show, Saks wrote or edited his presentation script, and delivered it throughout the show on a repeating schedule.