Your donation supports people and places all over the world.

By contributing to the Tourism Cares Online Auction, your company helps to further support programs that ensure communities, travelers and businesses can prosper. Through grant funding, educational resources and in-person convenings, our programming mobilizes leading travel associations and companies to use business as a force for good. See Us in Action >>

Bidding will be available Thursday, November 21 – Thursday, December 5  

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Tourism Cares is proud to be working with Charitybuzz, the world's premier online charity auction platform. Auction donations and packages will be showcased on the Charitybuzz website and promoted to the Tourism Cares community, United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) membership and the expansive Charitybuzz network of bidders through an extensive marketing campaign.  

Donation Deadline: 

All Items must be submitted to Tourism Cares no later than Monday, November 11.  Items received after the donation deadline or incomplete items will not be accepted. Items donated after the deadline will be used for an auction at a later date (if applicable).  

Donation Guidelines: 

We are so thankful for the support of our donors, and to ensure quality control, all donations are subject to approval by Tourism Cares and Charitybuzz. If donation requirements are not met, Tourism Cares has the right to refuse auction packages. Donations may take up to 5 business days to be posted online once received.  

Guideline Details:

  • Donations must have an estimated minimum retail value of $1,000 USD   

  • All items must be valid until 12/31/2020 or later 

  • Very limited (or no) blackout dates. Packages with multiple features must have consistent booking restrictions

  • No hidden fees, restrictions or additional booking fees  

How to Make A Donation: 

Please contact Lauren Tilton at

Thank you to our auction sponsors