Bidding in the 22nd Annual Pawsibility Ball Auction is Open!

Bidding on our Silent Auction items and donating to our "Fund-a-Need" will be open to the public this week ahead of the Pawsibility Ball on Saturday, August 27th!

We hope you will join us in support of animal rescue! Annually, our Pawsibility Ball is our largest fundraising event, bringing revenue that will help to save the lives of 2,500 animals rescued by the Humane Society of Summit County each year.

    Over 113 items are up for bid in our Silent and Live Auctions at!

    Bidding on Silent Auction items will be open from Saturday, August 20 to Saturday, August 27 at 9pm.

    How to Bid:

    • Visit in your browser OR text pball2022 to 76278 and answer the account set up questions via text to receive your personal bidding link.
    • Click “View Items”
    • Browse items, click on an item for more information, and register or sign in to bid.
      • If you already have an account with Givesmart from another one of our events, sign in.
      • Click “Register Now” to create an account (check the box to agree to receive text messages to be notified if you are outbid).
      • You must have a valid credit card on file to place bids.
    • Place your Bid: Enter your bid amount and click “Bid”, or
    • Set Auto Bid: Enter your maximum bid amount and the system will automatically keep you bidding until your amount is reached, or
    • Click “Watch This Item” to receive notifications about the item.


    If you win an item:

    You will be notified by text message and email after 9pm if you are an auction item winner! Click the link sent to you to view and pay your invoice online.

    Winners may pick up their auction items at the Humane Society of Summit County (7996 Darrow Rd., Twinsburg) during scheduled pick up times:

    • Wednesday, 8/31, 10am-6pm
    • Thursday, 9/1, 10am-6pm
    • Friday, 9/2, 10am-6pm
    • Saturday, 9/3, 10am-6pm
    • Sunday, 9/4, 10am-4pm

    If you need to schedule a time outside of these dates, please contact Carli at

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