Second Harvest Auctions

Thank you for donating a prize to our Second Harvest auction! Your support will help us raise funds to rescue and redistribute food to people in need from coast to coast to coast.

What We Are Looking For

Are you a business interested in donating items? Second Harvest is always in need of prizing in a variety of different categories and price points.

  • $100 – $500: We would welcome gift cards, beauty products, sporting equipment and small appliances  
  • $500 – $1,000Includes generous gifts like high-end accessories, electronics and deluxe gift baskets 
  • $1,000 – $3,000: Make someone’s dream come true with a luxury gift item or an experience package that cannot be purchased in a store or online 

Donor Benefits & Recognition*

Second Harvest would be pleased to recognize your company’s donation through the following channels:

  • Social media platforms, where select auction items are promoted on Second Harvest’s TwitterInstagram Facebook feeds (distribution: 12.7k Twitter followers, 7.1k Instagram followers, 7.3k Facebook followers)
  • Auction item and description listed on digital platform, with your company name presented along with the description of your donation
  • Company logo and prize image featured on digital platform
  • Opportunity to be featured as ‘item of the day’ on Second Harvest Instagram Stories
  • High-profile items are featured on the Second Harvest website
  • High-profile items are featured in dedicated e-blast to 25,000+ subscribers
  • Acknowledgement letter with recognition of value of donation**

Upcoming Auctions

  • Waddington’s Fine Wine Online Auction (September 14 – 22, 2020)

    We are so grateful to Waddington’s Auctioneers & Appraisers for featuring our donated wines in this auction.

    This year’s Fine Wine Auction features close to 500 lots of high desirability and diversity, including a superb selection of Bordeaux, Burgundy, California, Port and Italian. These Old and New World Wines include the rare Aubert Chardonnay, a collection of European dessert wines, verticals of Solaia, 100 point Sassicaia and many full wooden cases. There are wines for every collector: to cellar, to impress, to drink now and to treasure.

    Check out lots 363-376 to support Second Harvest.


  • Holiday Online Auction (November 19 – 30, 2020)

Interested in Donating?

Complete our auction donation form today.

Please note: to issue a tax receipt for a product donation, Second Harvest must have documentation of the product’s fair market value.

Questions? Contact Kristina DeLuca 416-579-5047 or


*Frequency and type of benefits donors receive depend on prize item(s) and prize value(s).

**Due to Canada Revenue Agency regulations, Second Harvest cannot issue tax receipts for donations of gift cards, gift certificates or services.