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White Elephant Sale

FIVE ONLINE AUCTION SALES

M37Auctions.com: April 1-May 31

Friends, while we are unable to hold our gigantic live White Elephant Sale in 2022, we have made arrangements with M37auction.com to hold FIVE online auctions April 1-May 31.

Several of our vendors will be providing merchandise to be sold. We are collecting merchandise from WES friends as well.

2022 M37-WES AUCTION SALE DATES

  • ·         April 1-5
  • ·      April 15-19
  • ·      April 29-May 3
  • ·      May 13-17
  • ·      May 27-31      

 AUCTION SALE LOCATION

ONLINE: www.m37auction.com

GO TO: “YMCA Service Club WES toward Camp Manitou-Lin” – choice on top left column

WE NEED YOUR STUFF TO SELL - GOOD, SALEABLE MERCHANDISE

This is a limited sale. Not all items you have donated in the past will sell at the auction site. We do have an in-town DROP-OFF Site but no dumpster!  Please, we CANNOT take unusable JUNK!  Yes, we do want saleable items – M37 has 25 categories that are acceptable – see list below.

THREE DONATION OPTIONS:

1.     1. WES Plainfield Drop-Off  Center

a.      Address: 3488 Plainfield Suite A (behind Harbor Freight – Next to Secretary of State License Branch.)

b.      Open Wednesdays and Saturdays, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm, March 26 through May 23

c.       ITEMS that CANNOT fit through a normal office door or are too heavy for two people to handle NEED TO BE TAKEN to M37 Auction directly

d.      ALL items MUST be in WORKING ORDER – no parts or DIY fix it up items wanted

e.      BE SURE to fill out “DONATION DESCRIPTION FORM” – include item description, your name and contact info (phone, text, email). IF you want a minimum reserve amount add it to the description.

2.     2. Take items directly to M37 Auction site

a.      Address: 9790 Cherry Valley Ave, Caledonia MI 49316

b.      Make a reservation for dropping off your item(s): www.m37auction.com – see blue bar

c.       Drop off Times: Tuesday 9am-7pm
                             Wednesday – Friday 9am-5pm
                             Saturday 8am-1pm (closed Sunday & Monday)

d.      ITEMS that CANNOT fit through a normal office door or are too heavy for one person to handle NEED TO BE TAKEN to M37 Auction Directly

e.      BE SURE to fill out “DONATION DESCRIPTION FORM” – include item description, your name and contact info (phone, text, email). IF you want a minimum reserve amount add it to the description.

3.     3. WES Truck pickup – limited

a.      Truck pickups will be available on a limited basis at businesses and homes

b.      NO truck pickups for items that can be taken to Plainfield Drop-Off site or Caledonia by auto, SUV, vans.

c.       GO TO online WES PICKUP REQUEST FORM to request a pickup: bit.ly/wespickup2022

d.      PHOTOS of items to be picked up will need to be provided – attach in email to wespickup@gryserviceclub.org.

THESE ARE ITEMS THAT CAN BE ACCEPTED

  • Antiques
  • Appliances
  • ATVs
  • Building Materials, Hardware, and Lumber
  • Business Dead Stock/Excess Inventory
  • Business Liquidations/Retirements
  • Car Parts
  • Coins and other Collectibles
  • Electronics
  • Estate Sale Items
  • Farm Implements and Equipment
  • Furniture
  • Generators, Power Washers, and Pumps
  • Hobbies
  • Housewares
  • Industrial Supplies
  • Jewelry/Gems
  • Lawn and Garden Equipment and Supplies
  • Outdoor Living Equipment, Furniture, and Supplies
  • Sporting Goods
  • Tools
  • Toys
  • Trailers
  • Vehicles
  • Watercraft

THESE ARE ITEMS THAT CANNOT BE ACCEPTED

·         Firearms and Ammunition

·         Containers for any type of gas or oil including propane tanks

·         Toxic materials of any type

·         Open cosmetics, health care products

·         Used paint of any type

·         Photo Chemicals

·         Used Computers – we recommend you contact CompRenew at www.comprenew.org to recycle your old computers

·         Non-working TV’s – we may ask you to prove the TV being donated is in working order

·         CRT (Cathode Ray Tube) TV’s we will
only accept flat screen TVs that are in working order

·         Cell Phones or Cell Phone Chargers please work with the various cell phone companies to recycle/donate old cell phones.

·         Florescent light tubes

·         Broken or non-functional items

·         Used - Vaporizers or humidifiers –
only new will be accepted

·         Used Mattresses and box springs

·         Refrigerators

·         Appliances that don’t function we
may ask you to prove the appliance is functioning

·         Used hot water heaters or water softeners

·         Pianos or organs

·         Wood office credenza

·         Standard wood office desks

·         Infant/child car seats

·         Clothing

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LOOKING TO 2023

We anticipate an incredible selection of new and donated merchandise for our massive two-day in-store sale in April 2023. We will be ready to receive lots of great gems early in 2023. Our sale always includes donations from businesses, establishments, estate sales, etc.

Here is a list of just some things we sell well --- office supplies, clothes, building supplies, books, bicycles, clothes for all ages, furniture, fabric, carpet remnants, tools, stereos and TV’s (working), toys, plumbing fixtures, pictures, hardware, and anything else we can sell.We have a wide enough selection that a recent college grad or newly married couple could outfit their new home or apartment!