Giving Opportunities

The success of the Auction is vital to the continued excellence in education which Mercymount – a private, Catholic elementary school – provides.  We ask you to take a moment to consider a donation to our Bids for Kids Auction by:

  • Purchasing an advertisement in our Auction catalog
  • Donating services/merchandise from your business
  • Providing a gift certificate
  • Making a monetary donation
  • Contributing to our Fund-A-Need initiative (see description below)
  • Coming to the Auction
  • Praying for its success!


Fund-A-Need is a giving opportunity during the actual auction that supports a targeted project each year.  Through the years, generous donors have raised money for the following projects:

2017: Visions in Excellence:  Project to Restore & Install Rescued Stained Glass Windows in Honor of Sr. Martha


2015: Gertrude Riley Scholarship Fund within the Mercymount Endowment

2014:  New gym bleachers

2013:  iPads

2012:  Foss Science Kits

2011:  Foss Science Kits

2010:  Playground Renovation

2009:  Garage Band software for the Music Program

2008: Interactive WhiteBoards

This year’s will be announced in the next month or so.

Contribute to Fund-A-Need

If you would like to make a donation, please fill out the appropriate form listed below and/or contribute online to this year’s Fund-A-Need initiative (listed above).

Corporate Form 2018

DonationAd Form 2018

Your gift, large or small, will surely be appreciated.  Know that you will be remembered in the prayers of our children throughout the year.  If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact Auction Co-Chairperson Lisa Lydon at 401-333-5919, 14 or  Thank you!