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Support the Foundation's annual Silent Auction! Your support of the 2023 Silent Auction directly benefits the Care Providers of Minnesota Foundation and its mission. Through its scholarship and leadership development programs, the Foundation is helping to ensure a strong workforce for tomorrow’s healthcare delivery needs.

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The silent auction opens Tuesday, November 14, 2023, in the Grand Entrance of the Mystic Lake Center, and is open to all—convention attendee or not. Bidding begins at 9:30 AM and ends at 5:00 PM that day, winners will receive a text notification and items must be picked up that night.

  • DONATE ITEMS to the Silent Auction—drop off or ship your donations to the Association offices (or able to pick up in the metro area): Care Providers of Minnesota, 7851 Metro Parkway, Suite 200, Bloomington, MN 55425
    • Ideas and suggestions:
    • Local sports team tickets
    • Gift cards to restaurants, spas, overnight stays at local hotels
    • Themed baskets: fishing, cooking, reading, pampering, coffee/chocolate
    • Hotel & resort stays; vacation home usage
    • Electronics: Bluetooth speaker, Air pods, chargers, tablets, smart watch, drone
    • Sporting goods: golf items, fishing, biking items
    • Coffee items: single use coffee maker, good coffee, coffee grinder, insulated mug
    • YETI products
    • Game night basket
    • Beer basket with glassware, opener, snacks
    • Car guru basket: items for a car wash, towels, bucket, and car wash gift card
    • Camping basket
    • Whiskey basket
    • Monthly supper club basket: restaurant gift cards for a group of four to dine out several times
  • DONATE BOTTLES OF WINE to be used for lots in the silent auction
  • SEND CASH DONATIONS directly to the Foundation
  • BID ON SILENT AUCTION ITEMS on Tuesday, November 14, 2023—A wide variety of items are always available to bid on!

About the Foundation 

The Care Providers of Minnesota Foundation annually awards scholarships to members. In addition, the Foundation has a fund specifically focused on developing leadership within the profession, its Leading4Life Fellowship Program. Learn more about the Care Providers of Minnesota Foundation here!


Contact us for questions about the Foundation or Silent Auction. We're here to help! Our toll-free number is 1-800-462-0024.

Cathy Lingenfelter
Cathy Lingenfelter
Management Services Specialist