Donate a Book for the Haven Foundation Charity Auction (Oct. 2014)


100% of the charity auction proceeds will be donated directly to the Haven Foundation.

Charity Auction FAQ:

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”How much of the proceeds will be donated?” title_closed=”How much of the proceeds will be donated?”] will donate 100% of the auction proceeds directly to the Haven Foundation in the form of a check.[/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”How much time do I have to donate a book?” title_closed=”How much time do I have to donate a book?” ] The deadline for book submissions is Sept. 30th. All books must be received by this date in order for us to have ample time to create the charity auction. [/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”When is the auction? ” title_closed=”When is the auction? “] The auction will start Oct. 16 and end on Oct. 26. We will send you a message when it goes live. [/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”What type of books can I send?” title_closed=”What type of books can I send?”] In order for us to auction off a very nice collection, the books you mail should be in excellent condition. Stephen King books only please. The kinds of books we are looking for are collectible first editions, of recent or past titles, or even an early novel of a later printing will do. Soft-covers are ok too. The book(s) must be in Near Fine or Fine condition with original dust-jacket, free of any marks, writings, stamps, bookplates,etc. You may donate 1 book or as many as you wish. [/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”Can I donate a Book Club Edition?” title_closed=”Can I donate a Book Club Edition?”]Yes, you can , as long as it has the original dust-jacket and it’s in excellent condition.[/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”How do I apply?” title_closed=”How do I apply?”]In order for us to keep everything organized, we have set up this convenient form for you to tell us what you have to donate. Please go ahead and fill out this form located to the right of this page. If the book(s) are appropriate for this auction, we will contact you with further instructions.[/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”Will you pay for shipping?” title_closed=”Will you pay for shipping?”]If we decide that your book(s) are a good match for our auction, you will be required to send the book(s) at your expense. The easiest and most economical way to send books is by USPS Media Mail. The books must be well shipped, with plenty of bubble wrap for protection[/toggle]

[toggle hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”grey” title_open=”What kind of auction will this be?” title_closed=”What kind of auction will this be?” ] This will strictly be an online auction hosted by eBay and veryfinebooks. [/toggle]



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“The Haven Foundation gives financial assistance to provide temporary support needed to safeguard and sustain the careers of established freelance artists, writers and other members of the arts and art production communities who have suffered disabilities or experienced a career-threatening illness, accident, natural disaster or personal catastrophe. Grants are awarded and renewed at the discretion of the Haven Foundation Board”