Archives for June 2014

Five Fundraising Tips for Keeping Loyal Donors

Five Fundraising Tips for Keeping Loyal Donors For most charities and non-profits, hosting one single successful fundraising event isn’t going to cut the mustard. You need to have a long-term fundraising strategy that will allow your organization to be successful in the long haul. In addition to having a fundraising strategy, you need to develop a group of loyal donors whose continued support is critical to your success. Here are five fundraising tips for … [Read more...]

Five Tips for Hosting a Fundraising Event

Five Tips for Hosting a Fundraising Event Hosting a fundraising event can be a lot of work, but also extremely rewarding for your charity. It’s important to have a good plan in place before you launch into your event planning. Also, there are a number of great fundraising ideas out there, so try to narrow down the one that fits your organization the best. There are many things to keep in mind when putting together a charity event, so here are five tips … [Read more...]

Three Creative Game Fundraising Ideas

Three Creative Game Fundraising Ideas Sometimes it’s hard to get creative when trying to come up with fun and unusual fundraising ideas for your charity. If you’re in charge of multiple fundraisers, it can be boring do the same old direct mail fundraisers, bake sales, or product sale fundraisers. Getting people involved, active, and engaged can raise awareness about your charity and also add a lot of fun to your fundraising efforts, so consider hosting a … [Read more...]

Top Five Food Fundraising Ideas

Top Five Food Fundraising Ideas Food fundraisers are great because you know you’re selling a sure thing. People love to eat! There are a number of ways to create and sell food products, so if you get a little bit creative, you and your charity can come up with a number of great food fundraising ideas. To get your creative juices flowing, here are our top five food fundraising ideas: 1. Selling pizza. For youth groups and school organizations, this is a … [Read more...]

Five Tips for Hosting Church Fundraisers

Five Tips for Hosting Church Fundraisers If you’re in charge of your church fundraisers but you don’t know where to start, gather a team of supportive people together and start to brainstorm some ideas. The thing to keep in mind is to try to keep the cost down and to keep it as simple as possible. There are numerous ideas online and if you start asking around, you can come up with some great fundraising ideas to help your organization. To get you started, … [Read more...]

Three Fun Fundraising Ideas for Kids

Three Fun Fundraising Ideas for Kids Coming up with effective fundraising ideas for kids can be a bit challenging. First and foremost, you want your fundraisers to be safe and secure. Also, in most cases, the cost of hosting a fundraiser can be a major deciding factor when trying to determine your strategy. They also need to be easy to understand and not too long in duration since kids won’t have the patience for long drawn out events. Here are three fun … [Read more...]

Three Great Do It Yourself Fundraising Ideas

Three Great Do It Yourself Fundraising Ideas Finding creative small group fundraising ideas can be a challenge—especially if you’re interested in finding low-budget do it yourself fundraisers. There are hundreds of good ideas online that can offer you inspiration and leveraging the creativity of other members or your organization may help too. But, if you need further inspiration, here are three great do it yourself fundraising ideas: 1. Raffling Off … [Read more...]

Top Five Small Group Fundraisers

Top Five Small Group Fundraisers There are literally hundreds of fundraising ideas out there for you to choose from. By considering the needs of your organization or charity and matching the skills of your fundraising team to the steps you need to take to host your event, you can start raising money fast. To get you started, we are offering our top five small group fundraisers: 1. Selling valuable products. Whether you choose to go with candy bars, … [Read more...]

Four Reasons To Consider Hosting Coffee Fundraisers

Four Reasons To Consider Hosting Coffee Fundraisers Coming up with fundraising ideas beyond your average, run of the mill charity drives can be difficult sometimes. If you go online, there are dozens of companies that offer fundraising events ranging from pizza to cookie and candy fundraisers. Coffee fundraisers are a truly unique and somewhat unconventional way to raise money for your non-profit, school or church organization. There are a number of … [Read more...]