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Fundraiser set for Southside band and football programs

Posted at 9:24 PM, Aug 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-09 22:24:14-04

A fundraiser to help support Southside High School's band and football programs will be held this weekend.

The event will be held virtually through ClickBid.

"The money raised at this event will be used to fund the operation of these two organizations: travel expenses, equipment, instruments, helmets, shoulder pads, and much more," the event website says.

The event will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 14 through 16.

The bidding starts at 7 p.m. Friday, and ends 7 p.m. Sunday. There will be a livestream on Facebook Saturday from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., which include item previews and contests.

Here are the details:

How to Participate: Submit your Bidder Registration Form by Thursday, August 13. You will receive a confirmation email with the schedule, assigned bidder number, and the link to access our auction via ClickBid. You will be able to view all of our items and bid directly from your cell phone or computer!

*NOTE: Each bidder needs to submit the Bidder Registration Form to be able to bid individually*

Item Pick-Up: Winners will be able to pick up his or her items Monday, August 17 in the Southside High School Bus Loop (unless otherwise instructed/requested) between 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM.

"We know times have been hard lately, and our programs have missed out on substantial fundraisers used to support our seasons. With that said, we cannot thank our sponsors and community enough for your support in the past. If you are unable to sponsor us this year, we understand and look forward to your continued support in the future," the website states.

For more information on how you can help, visit the website here.