aka Special Appeal, Fund A Need, Cash Call. . .you can ask for and accept cash donations during your Virtual Live Auction.
This article provides instructions for running the paddle raise during your Virtual Live Auction. Use these instructions to configure your Cash Donation options prior to your event.
Accepting Donations During Your Virtual Event
Go to Auction Night > Virtual Control Panel
When it's time to hold your Virtual Special Appeal, your auctioneer/asst will make the Paddle Raise item the "current" item so it's visible to your supporters, then control the donation option(s) available by selecting the amount(s) to display from the dropdown menu:
Monitoring Incoming Donations from Control Panel
Donations will display in the order they are received in the bid/donation history (Admin view only) and acknowledgments automatically post in the Chat messages - which everyone can see.