How To Guides

SIGN UP

AS A DONOR

  • Hover your cursor over ‘Sign Up’ in our menu and then select ‘Buyers/Donors’.
  • Fill in your information including name, username, password, email, and more.
  • Once you have everything required to fill in, you will select the ‘Submit’ button.
  • Congratulations! You are now signed up to donate and bid on Bidtocare.com! You will receive an email confirmation shortly.

AS A CHARITY

  • Hover your cursor over ‘Sign Up’ in our menu and then select ‘Charities’.
  • Fill in your information including name, username, password, email, and more.
  • Once you have everything required to fill in, you will select the ‘Submit’ button.
  • Congratulations! You are now signed up as a Charity on Bidtocare.com! You will receive an email confirmation shortly.

DONATE

DONATE AN ITEM

  • First, you will need to log in to your account. Click on ‘Login’ in the menu.
  • Enter in your username and password, then click on the ‘Login’ button.
  • Hover your cursor over ‘Browse’ in the menu and then click on ‘Charities’.
  • Find the charity that you would like to donate to. Select the ‘Donate’ button on their profile.
  • Select ‘Donate Gift Item’.
  • Fill in the details about the item that you are donating, then click on ‘Donate’.
  • You have now submitted your donation! The charity that you have selected will be contacted to approve or deny your donation.

DONATE MONEY

  • First, you will need to log in to your account. Click on ‘Login’ in the menu.
  • Enter in your username and password, then click on the ‘Login’ button.
  • Hover your cursor over ‘Browse’ in the menu and then click on ‘Charities’.
  • Find the charity that you would like to donate to. Select the ‘Donate’ button on their profile.
  • Select ‘Donate Cash’ and fill in the cash amount. Then click on ‘Donate’.
  • You will be able to make your donation through Paypal. You can use your Paypal account, or enter in credit card information.
  • Log in to your Paypal account, or check out as a guest. Confirm your donation and click on ‘Submit’.
  • Your donation has now been submitted to the charity of your choice. Thank you very much!

BID ON AN AUCTION

  • Login to your Bid To Care account. Then hover your cursor over ‘Browse’ in the menu and select ‘Auctions’.
  • Browse or search for the item you would like to bid on.
  • Once you find an item that you want, click on it, and enter in your bid. Click on ‘Place Bid’.
  • Review your bid and then click on ‘Confirm Bid’.
  • Your bid has now been submitted. You will be notified if someone outbids you. Good luck!

LIST AN AUCTION

DONATED ITEMS

  • You will recieve an email when an item is donated to you. Click on ‘Approve/Disapprove’ to review the item.
  • You will be prompted to log in to your account if you aren’t already logged in.
  • If you want to approve the auction, you will need to select a category for the item. All of the information that the donor included when they submit the item will be transferred over so you don’t need to enter the information in.
  • You will need to set up the item’s price, start date, and other information regarding how the auction will function.
  • Select the payment options that you take, and approve the auction. If you do not want to list the auction, click on ‘Disapprove Bid’.
  • Review your auction’s information and click on ‘Submit Auction’.
  • Your auction has been submitted! You will be able to edit the auction’s information if you need to.

YOUR ITEMS

  • If you would like to sell your own item, select ‘Sell an Item’ from the menu.
  • Select the category and sub-category that your item belongs in. Then click on ‘Select Category’.
  • Add a title and a description for your item. Since this item was not donated, you don’t need to select anything under ‘Donated Item’.
  • You will need to set up the item’s price, start date, and other information regarding how the auction will function.
  • Select the payment options that you take, and submit the auction.
  • Review your auction’s information and click on ‘Submit Auction’.
  • Your auction has been submitted! You will be able to edit the auction’s information if you need to.