What to Expect

Auction Agenda

5:00–Check-in opens
5:00–Silent Auctions open (A,B & C)
6:15–Silent A closes
6:30–Silent B closes
6:45–Silent C closes
7:00–Dinner & Live Auction begins

By attending this event, you have helped staff, students and supported the award-winning Christian education NCA provides! Thank you in advance!

Lina Margaliano

Lina Margaliano

Development Director

Phone: 425.322.2371
Email:  lmaragliano@nca.school


  • Early Event Check-in (no waiting in the check-in lines the night of the event) Available Tuesday, Oct 29 – Friday, Nov 1 in the School Lobby before/after school to pick up your Auction Catalog, bid number and run your credit card for “Easy” check out.

  • Bid number will be used for both the silent and live auctions.

  • Auction Catalog includes our wonderful sponsors, advertisers, generous donors AND live auction item descriptions with silent auction lists. This is your chance to plan in advance getaways with friends and family and know which items you may want to in with them on.

Food & Beverage

  • Plated Dinner Menu:  Three delicious entrée choices will be served.  Each menu option below will be complemented by a “Fall Mixed Green Salad,”  seasonal vegetables and bakery bread. Coffee, iced tea, lemonade, and water will be served. FYI: No alcoholic beverages will be served.

Fall Mixed Green Salad:

Mixed greens, cucumbers, carrots, grape  tomatoes, onions, balsamic or ranch dressing

Choose one of these three main entrees: 

Boursin Stuffed Chicken – Boursin and ricotta stuffing, creamy sauce with herb-roasted baby potatoes

Sun-Dried Tomato Crusted Mahi – sun-dried tomato crusted Mahi,  mango beurre blanc with creamy garlic mashed potatoes

Stuffed Pepper with Roasted Pepper Coulis – quinoa blend, spinach, veggies, roasted pepper coulis (VG/GF/DF)

Live Auction

Fred Granados, our 2019 auctioneer, will entertain you with his energy, skill, and personality, all while encouraging you to participate as things get lively with the Live Auction!

Shane Posey, your Emcee for the 5th year running!

Shane and his wife Kathryn Posey, have two students at NCA. Our deepest thanks to them both for their tremendous support over the years!

Silent Auctions A, B, C  

  • Auction items will be separated by categories into multiple stations.
  • Each item will have a description, starting bid and minimum raise allowed.
  • The Silent Auction stations will be closed at periodic intervals and will be announced prior to closing.  Keep your ears open.
    • Blue Line Drawing

      During Silent A, B and C if you bid on the blue line on the bid sheet, your number is entered into a raffle to win a grand prize item.

      Wine Grab

      Everyone wins. Play for $20 and pull a wine cork to decide which bottle of wine you win. The grand prize is a bottle of wine worth $125.

      Mystery Gift Cards—Each card draw costs $20. You are guaranteed a gift card/certificate worth at least $20!

      Tuition Raffle—Only 100 tickets will be sold. Each for $50 for your chance to win $1000 in school credit toward tuition.

      Student Birthday in Lights – the only place to buy this coveted reward!!  For only $25 your child can arrive at NCA and see their name in “Lights” for their birthday!  Sign up for this fun opportunity and a great way to start a birthday!


    Fund-A-Need is an Auction within an Auction and is designed to fund an unbudgeted need that has been determined which requires special or additional funding. This year’s funding focus is student Fitness, Health and Safety…more details to follow.

    Dessert Dash

    Get together with your table and see if you can get the highest bid for your favorite dessert.  Dessert is displayed prior to the event for your viewing pleasure.


    Upon winning a silent auction bid, live auction bid, or donating to Fund-A-Need, payment is automatically charged to your credit card – no checking out is necessary. You will be notified at your table if you are a winner and applicable certificates will be handed out.  Just pick up your silent auction items from the table as appropriate.

    NCA's Non-Discrimination Statement

    Northshore Christian Academy admits students of any color, race, national and ethnic origin. NCA does not discriminate based on color, race, national or ethnic origin.

    Family Partnership

    Northshore Christian Academy partners with families to provide a superior Christian education developing spiritual, academic and personal excellence in a Christ-centered environment.

    Employment Opportunities

    NCA is always accepting applications for Teachers, Substitutes, Educational Aids, Support Staff or Facilities Staff & Athletics Coaches! For a full list of available positions visit our Employment page.