Archives for September 2013

Three Highly Effective Restaurant Fundraising Ideas

Three Highly Effective Restaurant Fundraising Ideas Getting local restaurants involved in your fundraising campaign can be a great way to raise money for your charity. The restaurants can benefit greatly from the publicity and advertising that are generated from being involved in a charity event, and the charity benefits directly from donations in the form of food, service, gift cards, and more. There are a number of restaurant fundraising ideas that your … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Writing an Effective Letter for Fundraising

5 Tips for Writing an Effective Letter for Fundraising  Whether you are trying to raise money for your mission trip or you want to make money to help stranded animals, writing and effective letter for fundraising is likely a big part of your strategy. Charitable organizations use a variety of fundraising letter styles to request donations, but most fundraising requests that come in the form of a direct mail letter follow a number of key … [Read more...]

Three Free Sample Donation Letters

Three Free Sample Donation Letters Writing a good donation letter can be the very heart of your fundraising campaign. Whether you are trying to raise money for your church or you want restaurants to donate gift cards for your school silent auction, a good letter soliciting donations for a cause may be the key to reaching your goal. To offer some inspiration, here are three free sample donation letters:   To An Individual: Dear {Name}, In … [Read more...]

5 Tips On How To Sell Coupon Books

5 Tips On How To Sell Coupon Books Selling coupon books can be a win-win situation for your organization, the local businesses that participate, and your customers that purchase the books. Charity coupon books are highly effective fundraising ideas as they raise money for your organization and your potential customers have a selection of bargains at their fingertips. The businesses that decide to be a part of your coupon book have an opportunity to … [Read more...]

How to Write a Church Fundraiser Letter

How to Write a Church Fundraiser Letter   Writing a letter to the members of your congregation can be a great way to raise money for your church organization. Whether you want to advertise an upcoming church chili cook-off, a concert that the church choir is giving, or make a simple donation request, spreading the word via a church fundraiser letter can be a great way to reach a large number of people and get the message across to friends and … [Read more...]

3 Great Popcorn Fundraising Ideas

3 Great Popcorn Fundraising Ideas One of the most fun (and most delectable!) ways to raise money for your charity or organization is through popcorn sales. Whether you choose to sell traditional popping corn with salt and butter or gourmet popcorn drizzled with chocolate and caramel, your potential buyers will be ready and willing to donate to your cause for a handful of mouthwatering popcorn. In terms of cost and profitability, raising money through … [Read more...]