We are excited to bring Candace Zelmer on board to the DM Auction Services team to specialize in the details, coordination, and organization of every aspect of your event to create and execute your vision for your organization. Candace excels in problem solving and creativity and brings a passion for non-profit organizations in her event planning. Candace is able to work with your organization so that you can highlight the importance and focus of your mission while providing an entertaining and inspiring fundraising event.

We understand that these events are crucial to non-profits for raising money and awareness. Strategic non-profit event planning and intuitive fundraising is our specialty and we are so excited to come alongside your organization to make your vision a reality.

Candace Zelmer has impeccable, organizational, communication and planning skills. She is a professional and a joy to work with.

Candace and her event planning team specialize in:

  • Pre-event planning, which includes learning about your organization, its goals, budget, and guests
  • Event preparation, including booking venue, entertainment, decor, catering, and more
  • Silent auction organization, including customizing items and packages, the staging of items, and ideas for great-selling packages and merchandise
  • Rental of dishware, linens, tables & chairs, and Specialty themed items

Whether you are a first-time fundraising chair or an experienced member of your charity looking to revitalize your event, we can help maximize the revenue at your event for ultimate success!

“Candace Zelmer is the most qualified event planner and coordinator that I’ve ever had the pleasure to work with. She leads by example and always has the utmost respect and courtesy for clients. Professionalism is an understatement in regards to how Miss Candace conducts business. I always recommend her to others and I’d highly recommend anyone else planning events to use her talent.”

“Candace and her dream team can only equate to a Dream Team! I have attended several events and they are nothing short of spectacular. Whether you are hosting a small home venue or a large black tie event, I highly recommend giving Candace and her team a call. You will not be disappointed!” –Kelly Hale, M.Ed