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The United Fresh Start Foundation is focused on one core mission — to increase children’s access to fresh fruits and vegetables.

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FreshStart 2019 “Bids for Kids” Auction

The Bids for Kids silent and live auction is the annual fundraising event for the United Fresh Start Foundation. Enjoy and evening of dinner, drinks, and mingling with others who are committed to the Foundation’s mission to ensure kids everywhere have access to fresh fruits and vegetables. Last year’s auction raised over $100,000 in support of United Fresh Start Foundation’s various programs that help meet the goal of the mission.

This year’s event will take place on Tuesday, January 15 at FreshStart 2019, during the Gala Reception & Dinner from 6:30 – 9:00 pm at the La Quinta Resort & Club, La Quinta, CA.

Silent Auction: Bid Online or In Person
Silent auction bidding will being online in early January. Bidding on these items will continue in-person during the Gala Reception & Dinner on Tuesday, January 15.

Live Auction: Must Be Present to Bid
This is where the real fun takes place! Join us at the Gala Dinner on Tuesday, January 15  to bid on specialty live auction items. These items can only be bid on in-person at the event.

In order to participate in both the silent and live auctions, you must complete a separate registration online as a bidder.

If you’re interested in donating products, services, or experiences for the auction, contact Kate Olender, Senior Director, Health & Wellness at 202.303.3420.