Last year was the 38th Children's Auction and it

brought in a record $600,032!

Our record was shattered! The final number was an incredible $600,032! The 38th annual Greater Lakes Region Childrens Auction came to a close with a bang! A humble, heartfelt and most appreciative THANK YOU goes out to all in the greater Lakes Region and beyond for every bit of help, big or small. There is no community more full of love and generosity than ours!

Let's hear it for Patrick's Pub Mania that presented us with whopping check of $355,453! Shout out to all of the amazing Refs, Pub Staff, Team Captains, Teammates, Year Round Event Planners, and Supporters for making this a record year all around! Check out the new Community Challenge


Our Mission

Our mission is to engage the community to financially support children in need with a vision to ensure that every child is empowered to succeed and positively impact a thriving Greater Lakes Region community.

About Us

The Greater Lakes Region Charitable Fund for Children is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps community organizations in the Central New Hampshire region. All donations are tax-deductible.

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Patrick’s Pub Mania, the world's greatest barstool challenge, completed its 11th event on December 5 & 6 2019 raising $355,453 for children and families in need in the greater Lakes Region. Pub Maniacs presented the check to the Greater Lakes Region Children's Auction, bringing the net total of the auction to $600,032. Since 2009, Pub Mania has raised over $2.3 Million in 11 years in support of the Children's Auction


It’s for the Kids Community Challenge is the follow-on, pandemic-proof transformation of Pub Mania. The event is designed to be able to safely grow the capacity for additional teams and greater community impact for 2020 and beyond. The Community Challenge is comprised of local businesses, organizations and friends and families who create teams and creatively fundraise their way to Closing Ceremonies on December 10, where coveted awards await the top teams in this friendly but spirited challenge.


Donate An Item 

Do you want to help us and donate an item for the Children's Auction. All donations of new items and exciting experiences are needed! Gift certificates as well. Create your own package. Contact us with any questions.

Apply for Funding

Are you looking to receive funding from the Children‘s Auction for your organization? Applications are being accepted in October. 

Other Sources for Funding

Where the Money Goes

Learn more about the 72 organizations we funded and see a complete list of the 2019 recipients.

2020 Auction Schedule

The Children's Auction will be broadcasting from the Bank of NH Pavilion from Dec 8-11, 2020. Broadcasting Live on 104.9 The Hawk, Lakes 101.5 Radio, streaming here and locally on Atlantic Broadband Channel 12 and LRPA Channel 25 and covered by The Laconia Daily Sun.


 Contact Us

383 South Main Street, Laconia NH 03246

Email:   |   Phone: 603 - 527 - 0999

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383 South Main Street, Laconia NH 03246

Email:  |  Phone: (603) 527-0999  | Federal Tax ID# 47-3815882

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