Archives for November 2013

Fundraising Letter Template for Charity Auction

Fundraising Letter Template for Charity Auction Hosting a silent auction can be an entertaining and fun way to raise funds for your non-profit organization. There are a number of ways to solicit donations from sponsors, but one of the most effective methods may be writing and sending out a silent auction donation letter. There are a number of formats that you can use when writing a charity auction donation letter, but it’s important to remember to make a … [Read more...]

Sample Fundraising Letter to Parents

Sample Fundraising Letter to Parents So, you’ve been put in charge of the upcoming fundraising event for your daughters’ school volleyball team, but you don’t know where to start. One possible starting point might be to try to get other parents involved in donating their time or money to your fundraising event. Sending out a fundraising letter to fellow parents can be a great way to get information about your cause in front of a large audience. Mailing … [Read more...]

Three Things to Avoid When Writing a Fundraising Letter

Three Things to Avoid When Writing a Fundraising Letter Writing a fundraising letter to potential donors may be the single most important thing that you do when launching a fundraising campaign. Fundraising letters are still a tried and true method of raising donations for a cause, but it’s good to do some research and find some guidelines to work with before putting a pen to paper. It’s also important to know what NOT to do when writing a fundraising … [Read more...]

Five Tips for Hosting a Restaurant Fundraiser

Five Tips for Hosting a Restaurant Fundraiser Coming up with fun and interesting restaurant fundraiser ideas for your charity can be a challenge. Oftentimes small, local restaurants work with a tight budget and they might be hesitant to donate money or get involved in your fundraising event. Doing a bit of research, getting in touch with yo ur list of personal contacts, and making a solid plan can help you host a successful restaurant fundraising … [Read more...]