Building Hope Gala & Auction

April 14, 2018 | The Nines Hotel

Bidders put competition aside to support HBF during the paddle raise

The 21st Annual Building Hope Gala & Auction will be held on Saturday, April 14th, 2018 at the luxurious Nines Hotel in downtown Portland.

The Building Hope Gala & Auction is an elegant evening of fundraising for the Home Builders Foundation. This event draws the who’s who of the residential home building industry, bringing over 400 generous supporters together each year to celebrate and raise funds for the HBF’s shelter projects.

How can  you get involved?



Serve on the Auction Committee. The Auction Committee meets monthly on the second Wednesday of the month at 1:00pm. The Auction Committee is tasked with setting the tone of the event, helping with event promotion, securing sponsorships and donations, and providing input on decisions regarding the event, its budget and its goals. Contact Scott Bowles, Auction Chair, for more information on how to get involved.

Guests always dress “to The Nines”!


Donate goods, services, gift certificates, or tickets to sporting events. This event depends on the donation of both live and silent auction items from generous individuals and companies. To donate, contact Nicole.

Sponsor the event. Generous companies underwrite the cost of this event through event sponsorships. Home Builders Foundation offers customized sponsorships for every budget that offer unparalleled marketing opportunities and exposure to the generous supporters of the HBF. For more information, contact Nicole.


2017 Building Hope Gala & Auction

For a recap of the 2017 event, click here. For photos, please visit our Facebook page.

Thank you to our 2017 event sponsors: