Frequently Asked Questions:
This year we celebrate the 17th annual Building Bridges Art Celebration & Auction. This event helps raise needed funds to provide essential services and beneficial programs for 2,000 Central Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families, and their caregivers.
What is the address?
Hyatt Regency Austin
208 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704
Where can I park?
$5 in Hyatt garage/$15 valet parking
How can I donate?
Clicking "Auction Donation" at the top of this page will take you to the online donation page. This page is where you are able to enter your donation and contact information
Following submitting your donation online, we will email you about how you would like to transfer your donation to The Arc of the Capital Area. One of our staff members can pick it up from your location, you can mail it to or drop it off at our office.
What type of donations are acceptable for this event?
Artwork, merchandise, unique experiences, jewelry, entertainment, ticket vouchers, and gift cards are a few examples of items we have sold in previous auctions. We are open to anything you would like to generously donate to our cause!
How can I make a general donation to The Arc of the Capital Area?
If you are unable to attend the gala, and you still wish to donate, you can do so online. Click this link to the general donation page for The Arc of the Capital Area.
How can I add people to my table or request to sit with certain people?
If you are a sponsor, fill out information for each of your 10 table guests on the registration page after submitting your desired sponsorship.
If you are an individual guest, add your group’s name at the top of the registration page to be seated with other members of the group.
To make changes or edit your registration, a personal code has been included in the emailed receipt. Enter this code in the box at the top of the registration page to access your contact information and registration details.
The night of:
What should I wear?
Colorful cocktail attire suggested.
Contact Dawn Hewitt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512.476.7044, ext. 217.