Go For the Gold

New Traditions Spring Fundraiser 2023

The spring school auction is our biggest fundraiser of the year and is crucial for helping pay for teachers, supplies and all the things that make New Traditions such an amazing arts-centered school. The fundraiser consists of an online auction and an in-person celebration. 

Online Auction

Go For the Gold Celebration

Register and buy tickets

March 17, 5:30-10:30 at Fort Mason

What: Go For the Gold community celebration 

When: March 17, 2023 from 5:30-10:30pm 

Where: General’s Residence at Fort Mason

What to wear: Something gold or sparkly to make the party feel extra festive... but most importantly we want you to join us, so wear whatever feels right!

Read more and buy tickets here...

The money raised by previous fundraising events has helped our school:

We Need your help!

catalog donations

We always need more things to bid on! This is where parents, caregivers and our wonderful community can help.  Are you a professional artist, maker, or specialist with some incredible pieces or services we can put into the catalog?  Do you frequent a neighborhood restaurant that might donate a gift certificate?

Download the Donation Request Letter.

Direct Appeals

One important part of our live auction event is our paddle raise which is a direct appeal for contributions to make progress toward our fundraising goal.  Any and all donations make a difference!

Please consider making a donation now.


We always need help with coordination of the auction. Donate your time to us!

Contact auction@newtraditionssf.com if you are looking to pitch in.