Neopets is auctioning a 25-piece rare art collection to benefit four key charities: World Wildlife Fund, The Trevor Project, Project Hope and Eden Reforestation Project
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – JumpStart®, the parent company of Neopets, will be proudly hosting a charity auction, launching a collection of 25 pieces of Neopian art featuring characters from the beloved game. The auction will go live on GiveSmart on Monday, May 9, 2022 and will end on Sunday, May 15, 2022.
The entire Neopets Private Vault collection includes art paintings with deluxe frames, large standing figures, and special high-quality posters that have adorned the walls of JumpStart Games headquarters.
Pieces will be auctioned individually on GiveSmart.com via a live online auction. The product will be distributed equally to four organizations that were chosen with Neopets users in mind, including: World Wildlife Fund (WWF), The Trevor Project, HOPE project and Eden Reforestation Project.
“The rich history and vibrant tradition of Neopets over the past two decades has resulted in a collection of artwork, posters and booths from past conventions and events. While the Neopets team cherishes greatly appreciate these beloved works of art, we have decided that we would like to part with a selection from our private vault to benefit charity,” said Michaela ThompsonMarketing Manager of Neopets.
“Given the injustices, suffering and inequalities prevalent in the current global climate, we wanted to raise funds for charities close to the hearts of our team and our users, while simultaneously sharing this insight into the story. icon of Neopets with fans. We will proudly distribute 100% of auction proceeds to selected charities, and we will continue to stand up for our beliefs to support those in need – which I think we can all agree that this is a core value of Neopian.”
The collection features well-known and beloved neopian characters like King Altador, Queen Fyora, Dr. Sloth and many more! Many of these unreleased pieces feature ornate frames, making them the perfect addition to any collector’s home. Further details will be provided on Neopets social media in the coming week.
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