SME Foundation Auction

SME Foundation Silent Auction

Silent Auction Dates, Times and Venue

Please join us in the Mile High City for the 2019 SME Foundation Gala Dinner and Silent Auction on Sunday, February 24 - 6:00-11:00 pm at the Hyatt Regency Denver, Colorado Convention Center to celebrate "Rocky Mountain Style in Colorful Colorado." This is THE kick-off event of the 2019 SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 121st National Western Mining Conference.

We are currently accepting silent auction item donations valued over $100 to help this event be successful. In addition, we invite you or your organization to make a matching contribution towards the proceeds of this annual event. As an auction contributor, donors receive recognition in the April issue of the Mining Engineering magazine. All donations are tax deductible.

Donate Items

Your Silent Auction Donations are Needed!

CAN YOU HELP?  We are in desperate need for more donations! Items that generate great interest and worthwhile funding include:

  • Scale models of mining equipment (trucks, dozers, etc.)
  • Historical mining equipment and memorabilia
  • High quality mineral or fossil specimen
  • Quality jewelry or gems
  • Mine tours
  • Travel packages, trips and timeshare weekends
  • Travel accessories
  • Adventure outings and experiences
  • Sports tickets, memorabilia and activities
  • Electronics and technology items
  • Professional services
  • Spa packages
  • Gift baskets – wine, food, movies
  • Gift Cards – restaurants, gas, grocery clothing

The silent auction is an excellent way to help raise funds for the educational programs that the SME Foundation supports annually.  PLEASE help make it another successful auction by donating today! Contact the SME Foundation at, or mail your donation directly to The SME Foundation, 12999 E. Adam Aircraft Circle, Englewood, CO  80112-4167.