A step-by-step guide to logging in and bidding for the Yough Defense Party Virtual Auction

The 2021 Yough Defense Online Auction will go live on Thursday, November 11.

The Yough Defense Party is back! Join us in-person on the partio at the Falls City Pub on Thursday, November 18th starting at 2pm! Or join in on the fun with our Yough Defense Party Virtual Auction – an outstanding way for clean water defenders far and wide to support the Youghiogheny river. The auction is set to go live on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 8am and stay open until the closing hours of the in-person Yough Defense Party on Thursday, November 18 at 11pm.

Here is a guide to help you shop and show your love online! Of course, if you have any questions you can feel free to reach out to Stacey at stacey@mtwatershed.com

Step One: Set up an account for online shopping by going to: My account | Mountain Watershed Association (mtwatershed.com). You can either log in via an existing account or create a new account. If you request a new password or set up a new account your information will be sent to your email address – if you don’t see it, be sure to check your spam folder.

Pro Tip: Write down your login and password information for safe keeping for return shopping and monitoring your bids!

Step Two: Once you are logged in to your account, be sure to immediately click your shipping and billing address and update your information. 

Upon logging in or registering a new account, update your information.

Step Three: Browse the available online auction items in our MWA Territory Store located at: The Territory Store | Mountain Watershed Association (mtwatershed.com) A select number of items will be available for online auction.

Step Four: Select each item that you would like to bid on and place your bid, be sure to click “Bid Now”. Remember, each dollar spent directly goes towards defending our beloved Yough! 

Browse the online auction featuring outstanding items donated to support the Yough! Be sure to enter your bid and select “Bid Now” each time you bid.

Step Five: Sit back and wait for an update! We’ll let you know when you’ve been out bid! If you have been outbid, you can log in to place another bid to regain your high bidder status! 

Step Six: Return often by logging back into your account in the email that was sent with your account information.

Pro Tip: Be sure to be logged in and ready to bid near the closing of the virtual auction! This will ensure you get the goodies you are hoping for! Remember, the auction closes at 11pm on Thursday, November 18.  

Step Seven: Payment! If you are the winner of one or many online auction items your credit card information will be taken when the auction is over.

Best of luck and a heartfelt thanks to all bidders. If you win one or more items and are local you can pick your items up at our MWA offices located at 1414 Indian Creek Valley, Melcroft, PA or reach out to stacey@mtwatershed.com to coordinate a meet up with one of our team members. If you are not from the area, items will be shipped after all winning bids are processed.