Raffles, Auctions & Events

Your in-person, hybrid and virtual fundraising software. Engage your donors with modern tools to easily raise more.

Trellis Raffles, Auctions and Event Fundraising

Why do foundations & non-profits choose Trellis?


All in One

Sell tickets & merchandise, host your live & silent auction, and live stream your fundraising event all on the Trellis platform.


Save Hours of Admin

Let Trellis do the hard work for you with automatic tax receipting, in app messaging, and text notifications.


Seamless Donor Experience

Trellis is donor-friendly: one-click to donate, auto-bidding for auctions, and an easy-to-use interface.

The Fundraising Drivers that Raise You More

Get ready for:

  • An introduction to donation augmented fundraising techniques
  • A deep dive into each fundraising driver
  • Data insights from a study of over 1000 fundraisers
  • A one-pager for your board
  • Actionable next steps to help you succeed

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"We used Trellis for our annual fundraiser, and the result was amazing! We surpassed our fundraising goals, our participants and donors found the platform so easy to use, and we loved how easy it was to set up and run reports. And, anytime we had a question, the Support team was ready to help. We're now planning our next event with Trellis!"

- Martina Whittick, Fundraising and Marketing Manager Lupus Ontario

Trusted across North America

Proven and trusted with our raise more money guarantee.

Trellis Case Study - How the Alberta SPCA Raised an Additional $50,000 in Donations from Their Raffles

Adding the donation upsell was super easy… click of a button and we raised $50k more! Glad we made the move to Trellis!

Aimee Winegarden, Director of Advancement

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Trellis Case Study - How The Shuswap Trail Alliance Incorporated Multiple Fundraising Elements to Raise More

There is no hesitation in recommending Trellis, we’ve been really pleased with the experience.

Jen Bellhouse, Executive Director

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Trellis Case Study - Georgian Bay General Hospital Foundation

“Your team is amazing, you get that feeling right from the get go that you guys are willing to work with whatever we’ve got and help us to do the best that we can do.”

Jen Russell, Development and Communications Officer, GBGH

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Increase your revenue or your money back

Following the Trellis journey, we know your first fundraiser is going to be a success. We’ll even guarantee it! Follow our process and if you’re not able to raise more with your first fundraiser, we’ll give you your money back, no questions asked! Learn more.


Our all-in-one fundraising platform has every feature you need to raise more money, even in our new normal. With features like live streaming and upselling at checkout, we’ll ensure you raise more money on your next fundraiser.

Event Page
Event Page

Event Page

Your all-in-one event fundraising page

Tell your story, customize your branding and feature sponsors on your event page. Run a silent or live auction, sell tickets, create raffles and process donations all in the same place for a smooth donor experience.

  • All-in-one fundraiser page
  • Custom branding and layout
  • Share stories, videos, and images
  • Highlight sponsors
  • Donation upsells
  • Add all of your fundraising elements in the same place
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Silent Auction
Silent Auction

Silent Auction

Automated silent auctions

Engage your donors and guests with a silent auction at your next virtual or in-person event. Save time with automated message reminders when a donor has been out bid.

  • Set open and close times
  • Highlight item sponsors
  • Out-bid reminders
  • Buy now and max bid options
  • Automated tax receipts
  • Mobile bidding
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Digital or in-person, 50/50 or raffle

We’ve got your back throughout the entire process and will help ensure this is your most successful online raffle or 50/50 yet! Whether you plan on running a single prize, multi-prize, or 50/50 raffle, Trellis is certified in the following provinces and territories and here to help.

  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Saskatchewan
  • Yukon
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Instant, automated ticketing

Create as many ticket types and prices as you want. Displayed in a slick and easy to use interface for your donors.

  • Custom fields
  • Event day checkin
  • Promo codes
  • Split tax receipting
  • Group tickets
  • Private and public sales
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Hybrid Events
Hybrid Events

Hybrid Events

Stream, bid, donate and chat

Engage your donors with a hybrid or virtual event experience that incorporates your auctions, donations, chat, and live stream in one location on your event page.

  • Smooth donor experience
  • Easy to integrate and set-up
  • One screen donor experience
  • Mobile bidding options
  • Customizable overlays
  • Bidding, donating, chat, thermometer, etc.
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Live Auction
Live Auction

Live Auction

Motivate donors and capture attention

Capture your donors’ attention and motivate them to bid instantly with live bidding. Easy payment collection eliminates the hassle for you and your donors.

  • Live bidding
  • Max bid option
  • Easy payment collection
  • Livestream integration
  • Automated tax receipts
  • Mobile bidding
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Emotion driven, checkout upsells

Use our donor cards, buttons or upsells to drive donations with easy ways to clearly define the impact your donor is creating with thought provoking text and emotional images.

  • Donor cards
  • Upselling
  • Multi-options
  • Mobile first
  • Live fund-a-need
  • Automated tax receipting
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Promote and sell merchandise

Raise additional funds by selling sponsored or branded merchandise and event upsells, like contest entries or dinner options, within your fundraiser page.

  • Customizable image/text
  • Promote branded items
  • Track items sold
  • Instant, on page purchase
  • Event upsells and add-ons
  • Add shipping fees
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We’re here for you

Trellis strives to Empower Global Collective Impact, meaning we will do whatever we can to help you succeed in creating meaningful and lasting impact in your communities and the world at large.

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Human to Human support

This is Amor, she heads up support along with her team. She wants you to know that the Trellis team has your back. We understand the value of live customer support and that’s exactly what we want to give to you. Live chat, live screen sharing support drop-ins and a help centre.

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Our platform is proven and trusted by 100s of organizations across North America. With our raise more money guarantee there is no risk to using Trellis. Raise more funds or get your money back, its as simple as that.