April 21, 2024

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Fundraising auction runs live online June 21-25

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Bid high and bid often:  When you win, student journalists win too.

from the Emerald Media Group

Let the bidding begin!  The Emerald ‘s second annual fundraising auction runs online from 7 a.m. June 21 to June 25 at midnight.

For the second year in a row, you can bid on an Oregon beachfront vacation rental (with a special thank you to alum and donor Don Mack).

Other auction items include concert tickets at Cuthbert Amphitheater; Eugene Symphony tickets; yoga; mini-golf; a children’s bike; gift cards to Eugene restaurants and breweries; and The Duck Store.

You can even bid on lunch with Seattle Times Executive Editor Michele Matassa Flores, who will pick up the tab at a Eugene or Seattle restaurant.

Register for the auction at emgonlinefundraiser.afrogs.org.

All auction items were again donated this year. which means 100% of auction proceeds will go directly to support independent student journalism. Fundraising is necessary to sustain independent student media. Your donations support:

  • Vital public information requests
  • Travel to cover important events
  • Invaluable journalism conferences
  • Necessary digital equipment
  • Compensation for more student journalists for their exceptional work
  • Strategic investments in the future of student journalism. 

Help nurture the passion and sustain independent student journalism. Bid high and bid often:  When you win, student journalists win too.

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