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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make a donation?
You can give anytime on the event site or at

How do I register for the Gala & Silent Auction?
Use the RSVP button at to access the event site. Select Purchase Tickets and your preferred ticket type, and then follow the instructions to checkout and complete your transaction.

How do I attend the Awards Gala & Silent Auction?
A ticket is required to participate. Upon purchasing, you will receive an email confirmation containing a link to join the event. The program will begin at 6:00 PM ET on December 13, 2021. You will also receive a follow-up email reminder on the day of the event.

How do I attend the VIP Special Event?
If your ticket type includes the VIP Special Event with Awardees, you will receive a separate email with the link to join prior to the event. Note that there is an additional cost to attend the VIP Event.

What type of device should I use to access the event?
You can participate in the event and silent auction from a computer, tablet, or phone—it is up to you!

Can I share details about the event on social media?
Feel free to share online and be sure to tag NFID and use #NFIDAwards.

How do I participate in the silent auction?
The Silent Auction will remain open until December 15, 2021. All ticket holders can bid on items. Unable to attend the Gala? Register at no cost (Auction Only) to place your bids on exciting items included in the Silent Auction.

If I place a winning bid, how will I receive my items?
If you place a winning bid on an item in the auction, you will receive an email with specific information on item redemption. Items will either be emailed or mailed to your home address in the US. For mailed items, we appreciate your patience as shipping carriers are currently experiencing delays due to high demand.

Other questions?
Contact NFID via email at for answers.