The 38th Children's Auction

brought in a record $600,032!

It's official! Our record is shattered! The final number is an incredible $600,032! The 38th annual Greater Lakes Region Childrens Auction has come 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!


There are so many ways that people enjoyed the Children’s Auction this year if it was not in person!

Atlantic Broadband viewers watched us on Channel 12, and LRPA viewers tuned into Channel 25 and on LRPA’s internet simulcast.


This year the Auction streamed in high definition on the Laconia Daily Sun website and on our own website.


People watched on or

They listened all day and night on 104.9 FM The Hawk and 101.5 FM WEEI SportsRadio.


 Next Auction will be Dec. 8 -12th, 2020

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.


Pub Mania, the world's greatest barstool challenge, completed its 10th 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.  Pub Mania has now raised almost $2.4 Million in 10 years in support of the Children's Auction. 31 teams are now preparing for Pub Mania 2020 on December 10 & 11th at Patrick's Pub & Eatery in Gilford. ​​

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 at the Belknap Mall from Dec 8-12, 2020. Broadcasting Live on 104.9 The Hawk, WEEI 101.5 Sports 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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