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 Four Types of Post-COVID Fundraising Events

Get ready for:

  • Benefits, learnings and examples of each of the four different event types
  • Questions to guide you in deciding which event type is best for your donors
  • The Fundraising Events Roadmap, including a Create Your Own page
  • Actionable next steps you need to succeed going forward

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Trusted across North America

Proven and trusted with our raise more money guarantee.

Trellis Case Study - Mamas for Mamas

“I am the most resistant person to adopt new technology you will ever meet in your life, and our technology lead will attest to that. . . but I am 100% an advocate of using Trellis.”

Shannon Christensen, CEO Mamas for Mamas

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Trellis Case Study - Women’s College Hospital Foundation

“When we made the decision to move to a virtual event, the next decision to choose the right fundraising platform was critical. We were extremely happy with the Trellis solution which enabled an outstanding fundraising result. Our guests had no problem interacting with it, which is always a key criterion. Overall, their partnership was truly valued”

Catherine Carter, Vice President, Marketing and Community Engagement, Women’s College Hospital Foundation

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Trellis Case Study - Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation

“I’d definitely recommend Trellis! Other charities have asked us about our experience with Trellis and we always have great feedback about the platform. What we love the most is how customizable the pages are and the support from Trellis, it is really easy to get ahold of the Trellis team.”

Holly Lillie, Executive Director of Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation

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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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Live Auction
Live Auction

Live Auction

Motive 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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Digital or in-person, 50/50 or raffle

For a complete, seamless raffle experience, customers can use Trellis as their raffle provider in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Yukon. Trellis is applying to be able to offer an electronic raffle system in the following provinces and territories:
  • Ontario
  • Manitoba
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Nova Scotia
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nunavut
  • Quebec
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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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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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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.

Human to Human support

This is Dennis, he heads up support along with his team. He 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.

Start Risk Free Today

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.