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May 6, 2019

Bid for Kids auction offers Patriots and Red Sox tickets, golf outings, weekend getaways, and more in support of access programs at the Museum

ACTON, MA - Discovery Museum kicked off its 9th annual Bid for Kids online auction fundraiser on Monday, May 6 at 8:30am at https://www.biddingforgood.com/discoveryacton (mobile site https://bforg.com/discoveryacton).  The auction will close on Wednesday, May 15 at 10:00pm. 

Individuals and local businesses have come together to support the Museum, donating popular and hard-to-get items to be auctioned off. The catalog will have over 200 items, including: a VIP Red Sox game package (grandstand tickets, VIP tour, and your name on the videoboard!); Patriots pre-season club seats, Bruins tickets, weekend rentals in the Berkshires and the Cape; gift certificates for many area services and restaurants; and so much more!

Proceeds from the auction will support the Museum’s Open Door Connections programs which serve to make the Museum affordable and accessible to all through programs such as Especially for Me, supporting free visits for families with children on the autism spectrum, are deaf or hard of hearing, or are blind or low-vision, and free Friday night admission year-round. Shoppers and museums supporters alike can visit the auction at https://www.biddingforgood.com/discoveryacton.