Frequent Asked Questions

Why an auction?

  • The Holy Trinity School auction is one of the major fundraisers of the school year. In the 2015-2016 school year the auction made a profit of $50,000. The money raised helps the Home & School Association meet its yearly fundraising goal of over $70,000.

Where is Holy Trinity School’s auction being held?

  • Our auction will be held this year at Fantasia Banquet Facility, at 404 Washington Ave, North Haven, CT 06473.

What kind of items can be donated?

  • Items could be a good or service. Items must be new and unopened.  In the past we have received sports memorabilia, vacation homes, event tickets, gift certificates (restaurants, mani/pedi, massage, facial, massage, 9 or 18 holes of golf, gym memberships, etc.) electronics or items families can get for a discount. Services like landscaping, painting, gutter cleaning, lawyer professional services, etc.  Some arrange these donations through their employer or from a family business, while others may chip in together to purchase a larger item. 
  • Your gift will be displayed that evening and listed in the program provided to each bidder.
  • Click here to download our 2018 HTS Auction Donation Form.

What kind of event sponsorship are available?

  • The auction will also provide opportunities for event sponsorship. The description of sponsorship levels is here.  Sponsors will be listed and recognized at the event.

Can I find out what is being auctioned?

  • The catalog of auction items will be posted here once it is completed. Read the auction flyers that are sent home, they will announce donations that have come in.

What is the auction’s dress code?

  • Guests of our past auctions have dressed “smart casual”.

Can I help?

  • YES! Please, become involved with the committee, donate items or services, attend the auction and bring other family members and friends. It truly takes the support of our entire school and community for this auction to be a big success!

How much are the tickets?

  • $60 -  It includes full sit-down dinner with wine, beer, and soda.
  • Tickets can be bought by mail or online. Payments may be done by cash, check (payable to Holy Trinity School Auction), or credit card.
  • If you want to buy your tickets online, please, click here.

Where can I get more auction information?

  • Please come back to this page often as it will continue to be updated when there is new auction information to share. If you do not see the information you seek please email us at auction@myhts-wallingford.org.
  • You can also follow us at our Facebook page.

Who are the chairpeople of the auction committee?

  • Eileen Farmer
  • Caroline Mugno
  • Nicole DeAngelis
  • Contact us at auction@myhts-wallingford.org, or by calling the school.
All proceeds from the auction will be used for educational programming and facility upgrades, which include buying new reading series, expanding technology infrastructure, replacing carpets and painting, to all further our goal of "educating students for a lifetime."

Contact the Auction Committee: C/O Holy Trinity School Auction
auction@myhts-wallingford.org
11 N. Whittlesey Avenue, Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 269-4476