Auction at MCS raises $125,000
Mitchell Christian School’s annual benefi t auction raised approximately $125,000 this year.
Mitchell Christian School Administrator Joseph Fox said the twoday event exceeded the goal of $120,000 and included strong contributions through the end of the auction on Saturday.
“We were very pleased with that,” Fox said. “The last hour was amazing.”
The mock purchase of the wooden gavel, which happens every year, brought in more than $13,000.
“They had set a goal for $13,000, and it just kept going and going,” Fox said.
Last year’s auction brought in about $136,000 for the school.