Maggie Awards' Silent Auction

Maggie Awards’ Silent Auction Supports Journalism in Schools

The 67th Annual Maggie Awards® invites you to participate in the Maggie Awards® Silent Auction to benefit journalism in schools and colleges. 

The College Grant and scholarships are funded through donations by the publishing, digital media and suppliers. The Silent Auction prizes are all donated by various organizations. This year Club Corp, Sheraton Hotels, Future Workplace PLC, SAP and B2B Media Company has furnished prizes.  To contribute prizes to the Maggie Awards® Silent Auction benefiting  journalism in schools, please email with your donation, gift value and  descriptive details. Organizations will be issued a receipt for all tax-deductible donations.


We invite you to bid in the Maggie Awards® Silent Auction. The following items are up for bid and bids will be accepted online until May 2nd. The highest bid winners will be announced at 8 PM on May 3rd.

How to bid

Select your item, enter you name, phone number and email address. Enter your credit card info (number, date and CVC). Assign your bid in full dollar amounts ($100.00) then hit submit. Your bid will be recorded for the auction. You may be contacted prior to deadline to confirm your bid.  Bids will be accepted until 7 PM May 2nd.

Sheraton Hotel Weekend Getaway

Visit Southern California and enjoy visits to the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Disney Hall, Hollywood and Universal Studios all from this central Sheraton Hotel. Any time of year enjoy everything California. The prize package includes 2 nights stay, breakfast and discounted parking. (Value $700).  

Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel welcomes guests terrific service and contemporary accommodations. Relax and recharge in our spacious, pet-friendly rooms and suites. Every room features modern furnishings, flat-panel TVs, marble bathrooms, signature beds, ample work desks and free Wi-Fi. Concierge-level accommodations grant Lounge access with perks like complimentary breakfasts and evening snacks. Take a dip in the heated, outdoor pool and work out in 24-hour Sheraton Fitness before savoring innovative California cuisine and libations in one of the popular restaurants. When you are ready to explore, you’ll appreciate our proximity to Hollywood, local beaches and StubHub Center games.

Aliso Viejo Country Club Golf Outing for Four, Aliso Viejo, CA

Play one of only two Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses in Orange County, with some of the finest holes of golf and breathtaking views, at the private Aliso Viejo Country Club.  The prize package includes 18 holes of golf for 4 at the exclusive club. (Value $800)


With some of the best holes of golf and some of the best views in the Orange County area, the par-72 course at the Club leaves nothing to be desired and offers an appropriate level of play for all skill levels. Both challenging from the back tees at over 6,500 yards and forgiving from the forward tees, the course at Aliso Viejo Country Club is uniquely appealing to the low-handicap golfer as well as the less experienced golfer.

For juniors, beginners and women, the course at Aliso Viejo Country Club also features a fast-play course called The Pines Course. This course setup allows golfers of any age to practice from tees that match their skill level. The course at Aliso Viejo Country Club offers golfers great holes of golf and a great golf experience at a beautiful Orange County golf course.

After your 18 holes, enjoy a casual meal in the warm and inviting bar and lounge. Aliso Viejo Country Club is top notch for California Fusion Cuisine in Orange County. The bar and lounge and two main dining rooms are available for dining any time.

The executive chef and renowned culinary team offer extraordinary menus for lunch, dinner and dessert, including a delectable array of sumptuous daily specials and seasonal menu items featuring ingredients at their peak of freshness and flavor. When it comes to California Fusion Cuisine, it simply gets no better than Aliso Viejo Country Club.

Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club Outing for 4, Coto de Caza, CA

Discover life at Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club, in the heart of beautiful Orange County. Here you’ll enjoy two courses designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., 10 tennis courts and much more. This package includes 18 holes of golf for a party of 4. (Value $1250)  

Coto de Caza Golf and Racquet Club is the first private 36-hole country club in Orange Country. The club was originally a hunting preserve and offers expansive greens and mature grounds. At Coto de Caza Country Club you can relax and rejuvenate at this state-of-the-art facility featuring a full-service spa including four treatment rooms. The sports club also includes locker room with steam room and sauna. 

Play the North Course rated one of the nation’s top 25 courses. The South Course offers has smaller greens, flatter landing areas to reward good shots and native trees that give this Orange County golf course an established feel.

The truly unrivaled Coto de Caza Club features a stadium center tennis court, nine surrounding courts, ball machine, and many tennis professionals. At the Coto Country Club Aquatic Center, you can choose between three pools for various age groups as well as an outdoor Jacuzzi.

American Express 25,000 Points

Go anywhere with American Express. Receive 25,000 points to use on travel, eats, hotel stays or shopping at the most popular locations. (Value $650)

STRETCH: How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow’s Workplace

by Karie Willyerd and Barbara Mistick. (Value $26) (20 available)

Open your thinking to a world beyond where you are now. Connect to the people who can help you make your future happen. Seek experiences that will prepare you for tomorrow. Stay motivated through the ups and downs of a career so you can bounce forward.

The Future Workplace Experience: 10 Rules for Mastering Disruption and Engaging Employees

By Jeanne Meister and Kevin Mulcahy Value $25 (10 Available)

In a business landscape rocked by constant change and turmoil, companies like Airbnb, Cisco, GE Digital, Google, IBM, and Microsoft are reinventing the future of work. What is it that makes these companies so different? They’re strategic, they’re agile, and they’re customer-focused. But, most important, they’re game changers. And their workplace practices reflect this.

The Future Workplace Experience presents an actionable framework for meeting today’s toughest business disruptions head-on. It guides you step-by-step through the process of building an engaged culture―one that will drive your company to long-term success. Two of today’s leading voices on the future of work, provide 10 rules for rethinking, reimagining, and reinventing your organization.

Fitbit Flex Activity & Sleep Tracker

Your Ever-Present Fitness Friend Fitbit Flex

The Fitbit Flex is your constant fitness companion, tracking steps taken, distance covered, calories burned, and active minutes all day long. The Flex even goes to bed with you, monitoring how long and well you sleep and waking you (and not your partner) with a silent vibrating alarm.

Challenge Yourself Daily. The Flex keeps you informed on how your day’s fitness is stacking up with LEDs that light up as you get closer to your goal. Track your progress online with Sync stats wirelessly and automatically to your computer. Free companion app is compatible with over 150 leading smartphones. Access your stats anywhere and review your progress in charts and graphs.