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Please plan to join us for our annual Gala and Fundraiser on December 7th at the new Delta Hotel by Marriott in downtown Richmond.  Parking is available on site and has been discounted to $5 (total) for our event.

Silent auction items include 3 pairs of airline tickets, 4 night stay at Cambria Hotel in New Orleans, 2 tickets and limousine ride to see Va Rep Theatre production of Mary Poppins, Bed and Breakfast stay at The Jefferson Hotel, gift baskets, and more!


To preview the online auction items and register to bid follow the steps listed below:

  1. Go to
  2. Select Login from the Top Right Corner of the Page
  3. If you have an account you can login when prompted.
  4. If you are new to 32auctions proceed to “Create an Account Now” below the login box
  5. Complete the Form with your information to gain a login. You will be asked to submit a bidder name; if the one you select isn’t available they will recommend one that is.
  6. Once you have completed the submission form, you will be sent an email to verify your account with 32auctions. Click the link they submitted and you are ready to begin bidding (once the auction is live)!

 The auction will go live on Thursday, December 7th at 8am and will close at 9pm on December 7th.

You do not have to be in attendance at VBTA to bid on and win auction items. You must be registered with 32auctions- this is the only way to bid on and win items at this years event. You can view items up for bid, but cannot begin bidding until the auction goes live.

The auction committee is still accepting donations, so please email Abbey Withrow at if you have an item you would like to donate. Proceeds are used to fund scholarships for membership and to send VBTA Board representatives to both the GBTA Leadership Summit and the annual Political Action Summit on Capitol Hill.  Even if you cannot attend, please consider a donation of an item that can be auctioned.  Please help us continue to grow our membership and involvement with GBTA!

Ticket Cost: 
Members:  $55.00 (includes one free guest) Member scroll down find your name and register in Seat 1 and register Guest in Seat 2.  If you don't have your guest's email address, please use your email)
Non-Members:  $55.00

New This Year:

We’ve partnered with a  great company to take our silent auction bidding process online- you can bid even if you can’t attend! Watch your inbox for opening of the silent auction website to submit your bids.

We look forward to seeing you on the 7th!

Sam Keene
VBTA President


Please join us in Congratulating the VBTA Officers for the 2018-19 term!

President - Greg Cobban 
Vice President - Abbey Withrow
Secretary - Randy Allen 
Treasurer - Tammy Miller 

Please support our new Officers as their terms begin on January 1, 2018!







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