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Our Charity ‘Summer Silent Auction’ Is Open For Bidding!

Our OIAM Charity ‘Summer Silent Auction’ is NOW OPEN for bidding, and we have 17 magnificent LOT items to win!

We would be grateful if you would take a moment to browse, make a bid, and share with friends and colleagues via your social media channels. 

Your support will help us continue to play our part in transforming the lives of children and young people living in disadvantaged communities of Bradford and Keighley. 

Why? About One In A Million

Since 2005 One In A Million Charity has been committed to transforming the lives of thousands of children and young people through our organised sports, the arts and enterprise pathways to help these children dream big about their future and break the cycle of depravation, which may be over their young lives.

We firmly believe that every child deserves an opportunity to thrive in our city despite their postcode. Over 48,000 children across Bradford face immense challenges such as poverty, drug abuse, violence and a lack of hope. That’s why One in A Million (OIAM) is committed to providing opportunities to; engage, enrich and enhance their lives, signposting children and young people to a brighter future.

Did you know in our ‘last quarter’ of our reporting year alone...

  • 721 children and young people aged 5-19 attended 346 OIAM sessions in; Bierley, Canterbury, Keighley, Manningham & Windhill;
  • 51% of these children live in the top 10% areas of deprivation nationally;
  • 92% of children say that OIAM greatly impacts their lives.

Scroll below to view all 17 LOT items and instructions on how to place your bid?

  • Below you will find a list of all the ‘LOT’ items. Click on the title to expand the window. Under each ‘LOT’ item you will find an orange button that says the ‘LOT no. - Submit My Bid’. Click and follow the instructions.

  • Alternatively, you can place your bid directly by email to (Please title your email with the ‘Lot number’).

  • We will record your bid, register your email address with your consent, and give you regular updates (if you’d like to) on the highest bid amount, so you can increase your bid.

Closing date: Wed 30th August 2023

LOT 1 - Wayne Jacobs Bradford City kit as worn in the Premiership PLUS meet and greet, (and shirt framed post event)

Bid for a piece of history! Wayne Jacobs Bradford City AFC Premier League season kit 2000/01. Includes a meet and greet and personalised signing in person by Wayne himself. Includes a letter of authenticity. Reserve price £275.

LOT 2 - Manchester United Executive Box at Old Trafford for 8 people

Manchester United executive box at Old Trafford for 8 people 2023/24* season, includes 4-course meal and drinks package. Private balcony in the East Stand.

Match choice: Man Utd vs Aston Villa (Boxing Day 26th December 2023, Premier League) or any Champions League match within the qualifying rounds. This prize has a market value of £3,000. Reserve price £1,000.

LOT 3 - Slingsby’s Gin Tasting Experience for 4 people

Slingsby’s Gin tasting experience - 4 people to attend a Spirit of Gin, gin tasting experience at the Spirit of Harrogate, 5-7 Montpellier Parade, HG1 2TJ. Kindly donated by a donor who wishes to remain anonymous. Reserve price £250.

LOT 4 - Corporate Hospitality Box at Leeds Rhino’s for 12 people

Hospitality Box for 12 people at a Leeds Rhino’s game 2023/24 season in the Executive Howard Stand, includes full meal and drinks package. This prize has a market value of £2,000. Kindly donated by the Howard Family. Reserve price £1,000.

LOT 5 - 18-hole private golf lesson for 3 people with PGA Pro Nathan Stead plus lunch

Bid for an 18-hole private golf lesson for 3 people with PGA pro Nathan Stead plus lunch at Shipley Golf Club, Bingley. This prize has a market value of £500. Reserve price £350.

LOT 6 - Bradford City AFC shirt signed by the squad of 2023/24 (framed)

Framed Bradford City AFC signed shirt by the squad of 2023/24. Reserve price £200.

LOT 7 - Unique Michael Bublé pre 2019 Crew Touring Jacket

Unique Michael Bublé pre 2019 Crew Touring Jacket. Brand new. Personally collected from Montreal by sound and lighting contractor’s Wigmam now part of Solar Tech Limited.

Kindly donated by Mick Spratt, OIAM Charity trustee. Reserve price £300.

LOT 8 - Apple Series 8 smart watch, 41mm screen face, cellular, black

Apple Series 8 smart watch. Black, 41mm screen face, cellular, aluminium case, black sports strap. Reserve price £400.

LOT 9 - Limited Edition “See The City” signed print 

Limited Edition “See The City”, signed print by artist Andrew Storrie, and signed by BCAFC manager, Mark Hughes.  (Only 75 prints produced). Measures 45Wcm x 35Hcm. Reserve price £250.

LOT 10 - Yorkshire Vikings T20 shirt signed by 2023 squad (framed)

Framed Yorkshire Vikings, framed T20 shirt signed by the 2022 squad. Reserve price £200.

LOT 11 - Yorkshire County Cricket shirt signed by 2023 squad (framed)

Framed Yorkshire County Cricket, framed county championship shirt signed by the current 2023 squad. Reserve price £200.

LOT 12 - Signed Nicholas Latifi - Williams Racing F1 drivers hat

Signed Nicholas Latifi - Williams Racing F1 drivers hat. Reserve price £100.

LOT 13 - Eddie Gray signed Leeds United 1972 Centenary FA Cup Final replica shirt (framed)

Framed Leeds United 1972 Centenary FA Cup Final replica shirt, personally signed by Eddie Gray. Reserve price £250.

LOT 14 - ‘Ilkley Hamper’ - celebrating all things Yorkshire

This wonderfully well considered ‘Ilkley Hamper’ includes: ‘Nora’s’ Lime, Basil, Mandarin Natural Plant Wax Candle • Betty’s Rich Tea Room Blend (house blend of top class African & Assam teas) • Betty’s Roasting & Blending Coffees • Betty’s ecoffee cup (350ml) • ‘The Yorkshire Soap Company’ Artisan Rose Soap • ‘The Yorkshire Soap Company’ Yorkshire Rose - Rose Lip Balm • x3 bottles of Ilkley Brewery beer (Mary Jane - session pale, Pale - all day pale, Blonde - session blonde) • ‘Ilkley Through Time’ (book) by Mark Davis • Gift from Yorkshire ‘Ilkley Tea Towel’ • The Grove tote bag, Ilkley Diary • Yorkshire branded coasters for your cuppa • The Yorkshire Rose crest pin badge • 3x Betty’s large coin chocolates. Reserve price £125.

LOT 15 - Bradford City AFC football signed by the squad of 2022/23

Bradford City AFC football signed by the squad of 2022/23. Reserve price £100.

LOT 16 - Samsung Galaxy Series 4 Smart Watch

Samsung Galaxy Series 4 smart watch, 40mm black. Reserve price £175.

LOT 17 - Yorkshire County Cricket signed Bat by the 2021 squad

Yorkshire County Cricket Signed bat 2021, including England's Johnny Bairstow, Joe Root, Adil Rashid, Adam Lyth, Dawid Malan, and Harry Brook. Reserve price £200.

A special thank you to everyone who has kindly donated prizes for our silent auction including: The Keith Howard Foundation, Mansfield Pollard, Complete IT Solutions, TL Dallas, Ideal Extraction, Bradford City, PGA Professional @ Shipley Golf Club, and others.

Bidding is NOW OPEN!