Feeding Dreams and Building Futures

Auction for Education

The Auction raises funds for the non-profit WRA Education Foundation to support programs for students pursuing careers in foodservice. Participate in the auction—bid or donate to help feed dreams and build futures. 

Remember: it’s for the kids and the future of our industry!

Stacy Leverenz

WRA Staff Contact

Stacy Leverenz | Education Foundation, Program Coordinator


MFE Auction

Daily Silent Auctions

Each day of the show floor features a different set of items up for bid. Visit the Auction Booth all three days of the Expo to see what you can take home when the show floor closes!

Auction items include restaurant gift certificates, tickets to events, golf items, wine and liquor, local packages and many more great items you just can’t live without.

Charitable Auction

50/50 Raffle

Buy a raffle ticket – win cash! You could win half of the combined value of raffle tickets sold that day! Tickets will be sold on Monday and Tuesday of the Expo. Tickets are 5 for $5, 15 for $10 or 35 for $20.

Be there when the raffle closes, because you must be present to win. On Monday at 4:00 pm and Tuesday at 3:00 pm, the winners will be announced on the P.A. system and will have 10 minutes to head to the Auction booth to claim their prize!

Restaurant Tree

Restaurant Tree

Take Your Pick! 
Win up to a $100 Gift Certificate!

For $20, you could win up to $100 to spend at a Wisconsin Restaurant. Minimum prize is $20—there's nothing to lose!

It’s for a good cause!


Donations are tax-deductible as a charitable contribution to the 501 (c)(3) WRA Education Foundation for federal tax purposes.  Donating businesses are prominently featured with the item listing at the Expo. When you donate, you’ll give a little and get a lot in return.

The most popular items for the Auction include: gift certificates, food and beverage products, tickets to events, golf items, wine and liquor, local travel packages, experiences. 

Three days of auctions. Different items each day so donate multiple items and increase your exposure!

Questions?  Contact:
Stacy Leverenz
2801 Fish Hatchery Rd., Madison, WI  53713

WRA Education Foundation—2019 Auction Commitment Form

How will you get the donation to us?

This is a three-day auction with different items being auctioned each day.  If you are able to donate something for all three days, that would be wonderful.  However, we are thankful for any donation you are able to give.

Return this commitment form with donation (if possible) by March 1, 2019.


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