No Place Like Home

April 29, 2021 | 5:30-8:30 pm | FIG Building

As of 4-27-21, No Place Like Home's location has been changed to the FIG Building located at 1807 Ross Avenue Dallas, TX 75201. No Place Like Home, benefiting Austin Street Center, is an annual reception and silent auction featuring vacation homes, staycations, home goods and services, and unique experiences. 


Live entertainment provided by TOP

TOP is an absolutely sensational Dallas-based entertainment group comprised of the finest musicians in the industry today. Joined together and led by phenomenal lead vocalist, Topasano Sansom, better known as "Top", this group is celebrated for their superior musicianship and electrifying performances!


Hors D'oeuvres Provided BY Nick& SAM'S 

Founded in 1999 by restauranteur Phil Romano, Nick & Sam’s Uptown Steakhouse has become one of Dallas’ most popular and attractive dining destinations.


Kara Sewell the creative and energetic morning co-anchor at WFAA in Dallas. Whether is bright and early on the anchor desk, connecting through social media, or meeting people at events, she enjoys taking an interest in the lives and issues in her community.


Attire: Garden Party Chic

Health & Safety Restrooms and hand-sanitizing stations will be available throughout the event space. Masks should be worn while indoors if not eating or drinking.

Parking We are pleased to offer complimentary self-parking at The Sharyland Building Parking Garage for No Place Like Home guests! Enter the Sharyland parking garage (entrance on Munger Street) and follow the attendant's instructions to park. See the diagram below for visual instructions!




No Place Like Home Host Committee

Delaney AlexanderBlair DotsonKatelyn Manchester
Connie BabikianTaylor FosterEmily Walsh Potts
Mindy BuschKaty Restrepo HallAlly Stevens
Kimber Westphall ClontsCaroline HillmanMary Valuck
Rebecca DavisKaileigh Johnson

Our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Nancy & Randy Best  |  Nancy Ann & Ray Hunt

Evening Sponsors

Hunt Consolidated, Inc.  | Carolyn & David Miller 

Ashlee & Chris Kleinert in honor of Mackenzie Kleinert

Shelter Sponsors


Tyler Christopher and Mackenzie Meyer Kleinert | Katie and Bret Pedigo in honor of Rev. Felecia Burns  

Rev. Linda Roby & Frank Roby | William T. and Gay F. Solomon Advised Fund at The Dallas Foundation

Friends of Austin Street

Cynammon and Andrew Allen | Rev. Felecia Burns and David K. Burns in honor of Cynammon Burns Allen 

Cullum Construction  |  JD Davis and Shauna & Mark Trieb  |  Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc. | Judy & Jim Gibbs

KPMG, LLC. | Bill & Meredith Ajello - MapleMark Bank | Lynn and Allan McBee  | Preston Hollow Capital 

Ridgemont Equity Partners | Abby and Paul Rogers | Teladoc Health, Inc. | Sheryl Wood

In-Kind Sponsors


Andrews Distributing | Barrington Gifts | John Cain Photography | Corrientes | Dallas Arboretum | Dallas Custom Cookies | Diamonds Direct | Dry Bar | Ellis Hill 

| FC Dallas | Hall Arts Hotel | GOLFTEC | Gruene Hall  | Hazen & Co. | Hiatus Spa & Retreat | House of Preservation | Joule | La Vie Style House | Merit Coffee  

Mi Golondrina | Milliard Diamond Concierge | Miron Crosby | Monica Flores | Pockets Menswear | Raising Canes | Robin Jackson Photography 

Ruthie's Fueled by Cafe Momentum | Session Pilates | Something Pretty Floral | The Lyon's Share Wellness | The Mahjong Line  

The Market - HighlandPark Village | Organized By Design | The Ozone Bar  | Ritz Carlton Dallas | The Staged Collective | Starpower | Styling Stewardess 

Texas Rangers | Thompson Dallas | Tito's Vodka | Vandelay Hospitality | Liza Yates Design 

Instructions & FAQs

Register to Bid

  • Go to and click Login/Register on the navigation bar.
  • Or Text austinstreet to 56651 and click the link to register
  • Fill out the form, add your credit card then click on submit. 

 How To Bid

  • Go to into your browser’s address bar.
  • Click Login.  
  • Enter your mobile phone number or email address and tap GO.
  • Confirm you are the name listed (a password may be required at this time) then hit "Continue".
  • Once completely logged in, you can search by item #, keyword, or by category.
  • To place a bid tap on the blue "Bid/Info" button. There you can place a fast bid, bid or set a max bid, and read details about items. 
  • Tap on MENU > MY ITEMS to view your activity throughout the event. 

Virtual Bidding Assistance

  • For assistance with bidding or payments please contact Melissa Johnson - Murad Auctions: or 817-312-1987

Splitting Payment for Auction Packages (Winning an item as a group)

  • One bidder can be responsible for bidding on the package
  • Once bidding ends, come to the checkout desk for assistance in splitting the payment. 

Checkout From Your Phone

  • You can securely checkout from your phone with a credit card. 
  • Once you have a checkout available, a red "Cart!" button will appear at the top of your bidding screen. 
  • Tap on this button to proceed to checkout. 


  • How do I remove a bid? Right after you place a bid, you have the option to "undo" on the confirmation banner at the top of the screen. Once this banner goes away, you will need to see an event volunteer.
  • I already selected "no" or replied "STOP" to the SMS text message alerts, not realizing that I wouldn't receive outbid notices. Can I fix it? Yes! Text "START" to 56651 to begin receiving these once again.
  • How do I place a Max Bid? To place a "max bid", tap on Bid/Info > BID/SET MAX > select the amount you are willing to spend on the item > SET MAX. The system will bid up to that amount for you automatically. You will be notified via text message if you are outbid on this item.
  • Did I win? Once the auction has closed, you can look under MENU/MY ITEMS to view everything that you have won/purchased.
  • How do I split the payment for an item with another guest? Once the auction closes come to checkout for assistance. 

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