2018 Parent Social and Silent Auction

Friday, May 4, 2018

Columbia Alumni Center - 622 W. 113th Street

The event will feature a silent auction, wine & food, music, door prizes, and more!

Buy Your Tickets

Purchase your ticket to the Parent Social & Silent Auction and Sponsor a Teacher/Staff Ticket!

There will be food & drink as well as many great silent auction items to bid on, so you don't want to miss out on this fun night! Since we are celebrating "Harlem Nights," we encourage folks to get all gussied up in Roaring 20's fashion!! You can preview silent auction items on Bidding Owl as well as Pre-Bid on Teacher Experiences. This event is just for the grown-ups, but feel free to invite friends & family. Tickets can be purchased during drop-off at the school or online at:

The Silent Auction

This year’s auction benefit, includes both an Online Auction and our Parent Social & Silent Auction which will be held on Friday, May 4th at Columbia University Alumni Center from 6pm-9pm. 

The Online Auction opens on April 20th at 9:00AM and closes on May 9th at Midnight.  Sign up to be a bidder today and share the link with your friends, family & colleague on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram!  

In addition to bidding on the Online Auction, you will also be able to Preview Items from the Silent Auction and Pre-Bid on Teacher Experiences. 


We need your help to start soliciting auction donations!

Donations make the event a success.  Submit donations by April 10th!

Restaurant gift certificates, tickets to shows/sporting events, vacation homes, spa treatments, kids activities (lessons, parties, etc.) are all great!  

Past Auction Items

  • 12-week arts encounter at NDI (National Dance Institute)
  • Teacher & Principal experiences including Student principal for the day
  • Be a Nickelodeon Executive for a day
  • Tickets to Kinky Boots Broadway show
  • City Ice Pavilion Ice Skating Birthday Party for 15 kids
  • Royal Caribbean cruise for 2
  • Autographed portrait of Troy Aikman of the Dallas Cowboys
  • 1-week summer camp at HYPOTHEkids (Hk) Summer Camp
  • 2-night weekend stay at Aloft Harlem Hotel

We need volunteers!

Want to help?  We are looking for folks to help with all aspects of the event including graphic design, catering, decorating, day-of-event set-up and clean-up, and anyone interesting in learning how to run a silent auction!

Contact Marianne Soohoo at mariannesoohoo@gmail.com or Ji Young Lee at jileeoplover71@aol.com