WASM and SAINT-COLUMBA HOUSE present their FIRST EVER ONLINE SILENT AUCTION benefitting the residents of the greater Montreal area
What is it?
WASM supports Saint Columba House (SCH) through an art donation project to fundraise for their Hand-in-Hand program. The goal is to connect the artists with the community and showcase the diverse range of creative expression that exists at Saint Columba House and WASM.
WASM invites artists working in any media to submit their artwork(s) for the upcoming silent auction, Connected Through Art. This opportunity is open only to the WASM members!
Proceeds of the sales will be split 50%-50% between Saint Coumba House and the selling artist. Tax receipts for the remaining 50% will be issued by Saint Columba House directly.
When is it happening?
February 9th -February 25th 2021 (Links to the catalogue to come)
Live Vernissage Via Facebook, February 25th 6pm - 7:30 pm
Artwork(s) drop-off: 18-23 February, 2021 at Saint Columba House
Who is Saint Columba House ?
Saint Columba House (SCH) is a 100-year old charity situated in the Pointe St-Charles neighborhood of Montreal, but supports people in the entire Greater Montreal area. It hosts a plethora of programs to help support the vulnerable in our community, including meals on wheels, youth programs, educational programs and more. To learn more about this wonderful organization, view the video or click below to visit their website.
What are the benefits?
In addition to helping to serve our community in this trying time, participating artists will get a media campaign, and exposure to donors and a different public who donate to SCH.
This is also an opportunity to participate in something different when traditional venues are closed.
Hundreds of large-scale donors contribute to SCH, and you never know who might become a fan of your art, or who you might meet (virtually)!
Artists will also get 50% of the sale price, as well as a tax receipt for the remaining amount.
Donors will get tax receipts for their purchases.
Hand in Hand and Saint Columba house have been serving the Comunity for over 104 years. Your support in this difficult time coud really make the difference in someone's life!
How do I get involved?
Follow our campaign on facebook, join us for the live vernissage, or buy a piece from one of the artists exhibiting!
Share us on instagram or facebook whenever you see the posts! The more eyes we get on this, the more chances that we can help someone in need.!
For all the links, please go to the homepage of this website.