Annual Writing for Children & Young Adults alumni auction coming June 16

It's time for our annual Writing for Children & Young Adults alumni auction!

Mini-resEach year, we host an auction to raise money during the WCYA Alumni Mini Residency for the VCFA Fund and for scholarships for WCYA students. Visit to check out over 40 incredible items, including vacation getaways, manuscript critiques, food and wine packages, signed books, and so much more. You can also purchase $2 raffle tickets for a number of unique items.

This year’s live auction will take place on Friday, June 16, but bidding on items via our auction website is now live. On June 16, come join us in the College Hall Gallery for a fun evening of celebration and lively bidding. This will also be a poignant evening; our WCYA Alumni Mini Residency will be celebrating 10 years!

If you can’t join us, but would like in on the fun, you can live-stream our auction on at 8 p.m.