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  • Ocean State Charity Events (OSCE) is an IRS recognized 501C3 non-profit founded by

Ed Egan who has worked as a Director of Development for 32 years.

  • OSCE supports more than 100 charity organizations annually through successful live/silent/virtual auctions.
  • OSCE does not charge a fee to build your virtual auction page
  • OSCE recommends an auction with 30-40 items with higher value as opposed to lesser dollar amounts
  • OSCE can offer 10-20 assorted pieces of deluxe framed memorabilia or vacation getaways with no obligation. If an item does not sell, the charity owes nothing.
  • OSCE deluxe framed items can include a wide selection of any sport team, music, nostalgia, politics, etc.
  • OSCE autographed items come with Certificates of Authenticity from the industry’s most recognizable/reputable sources.
  • OSCE pays the credit card fees & associated sales tax
  • OSCE will have our provided items professionally shipped at the winning bidder’s expense, if so requested.

The charity partner will be responsible for providing via email:

  • Federal Tax ID number
  • 501C3 tax letter
  • Associated auction images: charity logo, images of auction items, sponsor logos etc.
  • Associated auction descriptions and opening bids, if items can be picked up at a location, a date, time and location
  • All auction revenue is deposited into OSCE bank account within 3-4 days of the auction end. At that time, OSCE will provide a report of Winning Bidders and dollar amount raised and can either mail a hard copy check, or send an email check.