Sweetser’s Sold on Kids Auction presented by KeyBank

The Sold on Kids Auction is Sweetser’s largest fundraising event. This festive evening raises awareness and much-needed funds for mental health services across Maine. The annual event brings more than 250 community and business leaders together for our one-of-a-kind silent and live auctions to help provide more services for more people. Our record-breaking 2023 auction raised over $190,000 for Sweetser’s behavioral health programs! 

Our 2024 auction will take place at Brick South in Portland, Maine on September 19! Watch for details on how to purchase tickets for this wonderful event.


  • 32nd annual event
  • 1st year at Brick South in Portland
  • In-person & virtual silent auction bidding options
  • Heavy hors d’oeuvres, desserts & full bar
  • Great company & great cause


  • Provide mental health services to over 15,000 Maine children, families and adults each year
  • Support mobile crisis interventions provided whenever and wherever needed
  • Help an additional 26,000+ Mainers receive peer-to-peer support through Sweetser’s Intentional Warm Line
  • Deliver the necessary mental health services regardless of someone’s ability to pay
  • Advance our work in advocating and supporting those with a mental health diagnosis


For more information about the Sold on Kids Auction, sponsorship opportunities or Sweetser, contact Jodie Hansen, Donor Engagement & Events Manager at 207.294.4476 or jhansen@sweetser.org.


Thank you to our sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Help & Hope Sponsor

Sold on Kids Sponsor

Casco Bay Insurance Agency         Central Maine Power         R.M. Davis, Inc.

Connected Office Technologies         CGI Business Solutions

Promising Futures Sponsors

Bangor Savings Bank          Casco Bay Ford         Gloss Hair Parlor

Haven’s Candies         HM Payson         Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution

Champions for Children Sponsors

Paquin & Carroll Insurance         Gawron Turgeon Architects        InterMed

GoodNylund Wealth Management       Clark Insurance      Machias Savings Bank

Martin’s Point Health Care      Northeast Delta Dental      Lebel & Harriman

PM Construction Co.         Team Letellier of RE/MAX Realty         York Hospital