Art for Charity

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Art for Charity

Postby Bwis53 » Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:31 pm

Is there a place in Madison where artists can display their works and the proceeds go to charity?

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Re: Art for Charity

Postby bdog » Sat Mar 16, 2013 7:45 am

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Re: Art for Charity

Postby snoqueen » Sat Mar 16, 2013 10:49 am

I donate my art to charities all the time. When the charity of your choice holds an auction (many do, often once or twice a year) you offer them your art. Usually you can do this by emailing a photo, and they'll decide whether it's appropriate for their purposes.

Wisconsin Public Radio has auctions, for example. People can view all the donated merchandise on line and bid on line.

Anything you donate to Goodwill or St Vincents or whatever goes to charity too, obviously. But to allow the charity to realize as much money as possible from your donation I think the auctions are the way to go.

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