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The National Storytelling Network is dedicated to advancing the art of storytelling – as a performing art, a process of cultural transformation, and more.


2016 Online Auction


This auction raises funds for the NSN Member Grants Program, supporting worthy storytelling projects by YOU, our members. Commit your donations now.


We are seeking items of $35 or higher bid value: quilts & wall hangings, paintings, hand-crafted jewelry & clothing, storytelling services (marketing, recording, coaching, photography, videography, etc.), festival & conference or retreat registrations, autographed editions of books & CDs (bundled to meet $35 minimum bid), gift baskets, vacation home or timeshare getaways, and more - surprise us with your creativity - we appreciate our faithful, generous donors but want to add some new donors & items this year too!


If you or a talented friend has an item or service you would like to donate, please email no later than October 1st with your name and contact info, digital photo of the item, description of the item, approximate actual value, suggested minimum bid (requesting $35+), and whether you would be willing to donate shipping or prefer buyer pay shipping (and insurance if required).


Important: Do not mail any items to the NSN office. At the end of the auction, there will be direct mailing from donor to auction winner.

Donation Notification Deadline: October 1






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