Be a Part of the Legacy

Since 2000, Warren Buffet and eBay for Charity-led Power of One Charity Auction Lunch has raised over $50 million to support GLIDE’s transformative programs that lift people out of poverty and advance equity through systems change. This year's event presents a once-in-an-era moment as Warren Buffett passes the torch to Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. Bidders will be invited to lunch with Marc Benioff to support GLIDE, an iconic organization near and dear to his heart.

$ 53 M
Funds Raised

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The Power of One Charity Auction Lunch is an annual event where participants can bid on the opportunity to join American entrepreneurial legend, San Francisco’s own Marc Benioff, for lunch in support of GLIDE.

Conceived by the late Susie Buffett, the Power of One Charity Auction Lunch was launched in 2000 and initially raised $25,000. In 2003 and at Warren Buffet’s suggestion, the auction moved to eBay and since then has raised more than $53 million to support GLIDE. In 2024 Warren Buffett passed the baton of this legendary lunch to Marc Benioff. All proceeds from the Power of One Charity Auction Lunch go toward GLIDE’s transformative programs and services.