Annual Hope-Raiser Gala
Better Together | October 8, 2022

Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 6:30 pm

You’re invited! There are two ways to join us for a fantastic evening of making a difference in the lives of seriously ill children and their families!

Virtually

Join us virtually for our biggest event of the year, where we’ll raise hope and prove that now more than ever – we’re better together. And together, we can provide life-changing support to families when they need it most.

Our virtual auction opens on October 2nd! Regardless of whether you’re joining us virtually or in person, make sure you register for online bidding today!

Our virtual Hope-Raiser program will be viewable here at 6:30pm on Saturday, October 8, 2022.

In-Person

Our in-person Hope-Raiser Gala is back and more fun than ever before! Sip, nibble, connect, and bid – with parties in Bend, Springfield, and Portland, we can’t wait to make an impact with you!

A limited number of tickets to our in-person parties are available for purchase – click below to purchase your tickets today!

Presented by John L. Scott Foundation and McDonald’s CoOp

Saturday, October 8, 2022

6:30 pm

Join us virtually for our biggest event of the year, where we’ll raise hope and prove that now more than ever – we’re better together. And together, we can provide life-changing support to families when they need it most.

You’re in the right place! The event will stream right here on Saturday!

Register now (it’s free!) to purchase raffle tickets, bid on awesome auction items, and more! But hurry, the auction is only open until this Saturday, October 8th at 7:00 pm!

Here’s how to join us for the virtual event on October 8th!

Make sure you’ve got two devices – we suggest a computer and a cell phone.

With your computer, watching the event

  1. The event will stream right here at rmhcoregon.org/hope-raiser, so just sit back and enjoy the live broadcast of the 2022 Hope-Raiser Gala!

With your phone, participating in the event

  1. If you haven’t yet registered, do so by clicking the big red “Click here to register now” button above. If you’ve already registered, simply hit the grey “Log back in” button above, or click on the link in your registration confirmation email or text message.
  2. Use your phone to participate in the event by bidding on silent or live auction items and raising your paddle to support families in need!

Need help? Call (971) 275-5690 for assistance the night of the event (October 8th).

Need some help getting started? Here’s how to register!

Registration is an important first step to joining for the 2022 Hope-Raiser Gala!

  • Click on the big red “Register Today” button above
  • Start your registration by clicking the “Get Started” button, and then the “Create Account” button on the left-hand side
  • Enter your email as requested (two times), check the “I’m not a robot” box, and then click the green “Confirm” button. Helpful Hint! Use the email where you would like to receive a receipt for any donations or purchases you make.
  • Wait for the email confirmation to be sent to the email address you entered. The email will be called “Verify Email for Greater Giving”. Helpful Hint! Be sure to check your spam/junk filter if the confirmation does not arrive within two minutes.
  • In your confirmation email, click the link where it says “To finish registration…”
  • You’re almost there! Fill out the following information:
    • Enter your first and last name
      Enter your mailing address
      Enter your phone number (Helpful Hint! Use a cell phone number to easily bid and raise your paddle straight from your phone during the event!)
    • Enter the credit card number you would like to use (Helpful Hint! There is no charge for registration! This card is only used for any donations or purchases you would like to make during the event.)

You did it! Check out our awesome silent auction items, purchase raffle tickets, make a donation, or raise your paddle!

How to: Make a Gift

Give the gift of togetherness by raising your paddle and making a generous donation to support families in need!

  • Click the “Log Back In” button above, or click on the link in your registration confirmation email or text message.
  • Click on the big “Start Bidding!” button.
  • Scroll down to the “Give Now” button.
  • Scroll down again and choose the amount you would like to raise your paddle for or enter a custom amount.
  • Click the “Donate” button.

How to: Bid on Silent and Live Auction Items!

Bid on and win fantastic packages that have been carefully cultivated for you!

  • Click the “Log Back In” button above, or click on the link in your registration confirmation email or text message.
  • Click on the big “Start Bidding!” button.
  • Scroll down to view the silent and live auction items.
  • Find an item you’re interested in? Click to view pictures of the item and more information about what is included in the package.
  • Ready to bid? Choose the “Bid” button to place a bid, the “Bid More” button to increase your bid, or the “Buy” button to automatically win the item! Helpful Hint! You can “Set and Forget” a bid by placing a starting bid and a maximum bid and letting the system take on the heavy lifting of out-bidding your competitors!

How to: Walk the Virtual Red Carpet!

Snap a pic in the moment and share on social media for a change to be featured! 

Make sure to tag us using @RMHCOregon and #HopeRaiser2022. 

Helpful hint, if your account is private, we can’t share, so be sure to go public with your support of RMHC!

A huge thank you to our 2021 sponsors!

We are in awe of your generosity and compassion!

A record-breaking, life-changing, history-making $1,000,000 has been raised at the 2021 Hope-Raiser!

Funds raised by our 2021 Hope Lives Here Virtual Hope-Raiser will go an incredible distance, ensuring that families can always count on us whenever, and wherever, they need us. From warm, home-cooked meals, and safe, welcoming rooms, to compassionate staff, everything RMHC delivers to families in need is made possible because of your support. We’re overwhelmed with gratitude!⁠

From all of us at RMHC, thank you for being part of such a magical and historical moment for our families! ⁠

Missed the show? Watch the replay below!

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