Auctioneer Jerry Goldstone will maximize the money raised at your next fundraiser while keeping your audience laughing.

He will entertain and energize your guests to bid more for your auction items and Fund-A-Need and most importantly, feel good about giving to your organization.

Jerry's puts the FUN in fundraising. That's why he's one of the Bay Area's favorite emcees and auctioneers for fundraising events. Jerry's enthusiastic, likable style appeals to any audience.






Testimonials

Since 2009 Jerry has auctioneered and emceed at fundraisers, corporate events, charity walks, and theater shows. He is one of only 200 auctioneers in the U.S. who holds the designation of Benefit Auctioneer Specialist and is a bonded auctioneer in the State of California.


His business background includes 20 year in corporate sales and motivational speaking.


He's also a popular stand-up comedian who opens for comics seen on the Tonight Show and Comedy Central.  

                  Jerry Goldstone

Jerry works with you every step of the way: 

 

  - Pre-event planning meetings
  - Expert consulting and recommendations
  - Pre-event site walkthrough
  - Volunteer auction staff training
  - Event night Emcee & Auctioneer services
  - Post auction debrief meeting
  - Auction success report including analysis


Background

Jerry was amazing! Our overall fundraising goal was $100,000. With Jerry's help we raised $50,000 more than we expected, and doubled our net income from the previous year! Most impressively, our Fund-A-Need  doubled what we made last year.Jerry did a great job with our Live Auction, as well. He increased fundraising by 38%! He was personable and talented with the reading the crowd. I definitely recommend Jerry Goldstone!

                - Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley

You were great, Jerry. Folks at Planet were buzzing today about how great the auction was. Bravo!
                                          
                                   - Planet Labs

We hired Jerry to help us revamp and liven up our auction at our annual fundraiser. He did an amazing job. He met with us several times and helped us work through a strategy for the best way to go about our  auction.  I really believe he helped us to raise all the money we could at the event!

                         - Napa Valley Museum


Jerry was an amazing auctioneer for our event. He gave great suggestions but never overstepped. We thoroughly enjoyed his personality and his dedication to raising money for our cause. He was great at communicating before and during our event and I had full faith in him hosting it. With Jerry's help we raised almost 40% more money than the precious year.

            - Alpha Phi Loyola Marymount University

We really appreciated your commitment to our event, your energy and the time you dedicated to this. We were more than happy with the success of the auction, and we all agreed it was due, in many ways, to your participation. We are truly grateful.

                           -San Francisco Art Institute


Jerry was amazing. He met with us several times prior to our event to help us plan for a successful event and was full of very creative ideas. Guests commented on how smoothly our event went, and how much they enjoyed themselves. We broke records with our fundraising. Thanks Jerry for helping us make it happen! 

                                          - Sterne School

Jerry is a pleasure to work with and is extremely professional, experienced an knowledgeable.  Jerry is flexible, open to ideas and has plenty of experience to "take the ball and run with it".  
With Jerry at the microphone our organization's goals were exceeded!  I highly recommend him.


                                         - Hospice East Bay






Services

I want you to know how incredibly impressed and pleased with your services we were!! Having your guidance and experience was amazing. We had our best auction to date with the biggest profits. We heard time and time again how wonderful it was having you there. We don't ever want to do another auction without you!! 

                 - Salesian Elementary and Junior High

Jerry, you were awesome! We could not have been more delighted from beginning to end. We would use you again without hesitation.

                           - Ecology Project International

Jerry, thank you for making last night such a wonderful success. We completely surpassed our fundraising expectations. You’re amazing. We definitely look forward to working with you again.
                   

                 - International Rescue Committee

Jerry was the Auctioneer at my small nonprofit's first fundraising Gala and he literally made the evening a hit for us-- helping us raise over $50,000! He went above and beyond to make sure that the evening was a success. Jerry was an absolute joy to work with and I feel confident saying that we would never have pulled off the Gala without him, thank you Jerry!
                                          - The School Fund

Thank you Jerry. You were GREAT! Our fundraising exceeded our expectations thanks to you and you made it a lot of fun.
              

          - Willow Glen  Performing Arts Boosters

Jerry Goldstone was an absolute pleasure. He is professional, knowledgable, passionate, experienced and engaging. He asks all the right questions and has very useful suggestions and techniques. He is a one man show and great for a charity with competent volunteers to assist in  auctions and fund a needs.
                                          - Marin Charitable

Jerry was very professional and a delight to work with. He was responsive to our particular needs and provided creative and helpful consultation throughout the process. As an auctioneer he was energetic and focused. He was a big part of getting us to our fundraising goal.

                                         - Access Institute

Jerry was a sincere and friendly auctioneer. Always willing to assist me with any request and very helpful by providing options. Arrived on time and was friendly with all guests vs hiding in a corner. Thanks Jerry and would highly recommend him to anyone.

    -   Sacramento Rainbow Chamber of Commerce

Thank you so so so much for all your help.  The auction was 1000 times better this year because of you. 
                                      - Bayleaf Kitchen