Testimonial: Jim Alban

Good Day, NAA! I’m Jim Alban, principal/owner of Jim Alban• Auctioneer Benefit­ Charity Galas & Events. I reside in Monroe, Ml (near Detroit, Ml) and have assisted non-profit organizations as well as schools and special fundraising causes for over 30 years in Central, Southeast & Southwest USA and Canada. I’m a former Director of DevelopmentContinue reading “Testimonial: Jim Alban”

Foundation Funds NAA 2020 Education Program Amid Pandemic

In March of 2020, as it became apparent that the COVID-19 Virus was becoming a disruptive force in the world and was declared a pandemic; NAA leadership took immediate steps to reevaluate our budget and make adjustments to how we conducted the business of the National Auctioneers Association. As part of that process, the BoardContinue reading “Foundation Funds NAA 2020 Education Program Amid Pandemic”

Foundation Supports Virtual NAA Designation Courses like BAS

“The show must go on” for the Benefit Auction Specialist designation class of 2020. For the first time ever, the class was offered virtually on Zoom due to COVID-19 restrictions. Thanks to the generosity of the Foundation for underwriting this class, and to the creative work of the NAA staff, this popular show did, indeed,Continue reading “Foundation Supports Virtual NAA Designation Courses like BAS”

The Foundation Helps the NAA in Times of Need

The National Auctioneers Foundation was born in the 1980’s to provide NAA members the opportunity to support NAA educational programs through tax-deductible donations. As the Foundation has evolved through the years, it has become more than a 501(c)3. The Foundation is a professional support entity capable of assisting NAA with sizable investment dollars to underwriteContinue reading “The Foundation Helps the NAA in Times of Need”

Foundation Supports Youth in the Auction Industry

In discussing the future of the auction industry the NAA Board determined that our greatest resource is the youth of our country. The Board realizes that our future buyers, sellers and auctioneers are young today and many need to be introduced to the auction industry. At the same time, the American Farm Bureau created MyContinue reading “Foundation Supports Youth in the Auction Industry”