URMC / Golisano Children's Hospital / Ways to Give / Attend an Event / Hospital Gala / Auction & Bidding Auction & Bidding If you would like to view and bid on items or donate, you must register to become a bidder. You can also pre-register a credit card ahead of time for safe and secure event transactions. Bidding opens: October 16th at 4:00 PM Bidding will close: October 23 at 12:00 PM When bidding opens, you will automatically receive a text and/or email message with your personal link for bidding. This link is your personal bidding link and should not be shared with anyone. If you are the winning bidder on any items, you will be notified when bidding closes. You can check the status of your bids at any time using your personal link. Thank you for registering and HAPPY BIDDING! Learn more about how online bidding works » Questions regarding registering or online/mobile bidding? Please contact Jennifer Paolucci at (585) 273-5936 or Jennifer.Paolucci@rochester.edu or Charice Hoyt-Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.