Archives for January 2015

Free Sample Sponsorship Letter

Free Sample Sponsorship Letter Creating a fundraising letter for your charity’s money drive can be a piece of cake if you find a template that works for you. There are some helpful rules to follow that will help you out, such as including all of the relevant contact information, keeping the letter to one page, and addressing the letter to the right person. To make sure you’re on the right track, here is a free sample sponsorship letter that you can … [Read more...]

How to Make Sure You Are Using An Effective Sponsorship Letter Format

How to Make Sure You Are Using An Effective Sponsorship Letter Format If you are working on a capital campaign fundraiser, you will likely be reaching out to corporate, government or private sector businesses to request donations or other forms of sponsorship for your non-profit. Even if you’re not confident about your writing skills, following an appropriate format can help you craft a letter that will help you reach your goals. Here are some tips to … [Read more...]

Ten Great Fundraisers for Small Groups

Ten Great Fundraisers for Small Groups If you’re hosting a fundraiser for a small group, you need to take a different tack from a large non-profit strategy. Small group fundraisers need to be simple, inexpensive, and you need to be sure that you can handle hosting an event with a small number of volunteers. For some ideas to get your creative juices flowing, take a look at these ten fundraisers for small groups: 1. Car wash. The ever popular, classic … [Read more...]

Reasons To Use Online Charity Donation Sites

Reasons To Use Online Charity Donation Sites There are many good reasons to use online charity donation sites to run your fundraising campaign. Thanks to many ingenious minds who have focused on making fundraising easier, now there are several charity sites that you can choose from. Websites like Crowdrise, Network For Good, and many others make the fundraising process easier and somewhat automated, so that you and your organization can focus on strategy, … [Read more...]

Mistakes To Avoid When Writing A Sponsorship Request Letter

Mistakes To Avoid When Writing A Sponsorship Request Letter Launching a corporate sponsorship letter campaign is still one of the most effective ways to capture the attention of a target corporate and raise money for your non-profit. There are some guidelines that you should follow when penning a letter like this but with a little research, you can find a model that you can tailor to your charity. As a helpful reminder, here are some mistakes to avoid … [Read more...]

Free Sample Corporate Sponsorship Letter

Free Sample Corporate Sponsorship Letter A corporate sponsorship letter campaign can be a great way to raise awareness about your non-profit, gain new attention, and to of course raise funds. In your letter, it’s great if you can find a common link between your organization and the corporate sponsor that you are trying to attract. Also, you need to make a compelling case about why that organization should get involved, for instance if the company will … [Read more...]

Five Tips For Writing A Corporate Sponsorship Letter

Five Tips For Writing A Corporate Sponsorship Letter It can be intimidating to contact a company and request formal sponsorship for your charity. But, if you do a little bit of leg work and follow some basic guidelines, you can create a fundraising letter campaign that will attract a number of new sponsors. There are many helpful resources online that can help you attract and attain new sponsors. Here are five tips for writing a corporate sponsorship … [Read more...]

Five Tips for Successful Online Fundraising

Five Tips for Successful Online Fundraising It’s almost impossible to run a successful mid or high volume fundraising campaign nowadays without going online. If you’re launching a fundraiser and you plan to go online with your fundraiser, you’re in luck because there are oodles of tools that you can use to help boost your efforts. Here are five tips for successful online fundraising: 1. Utilize a professional fundraising website platform. There are … [Read more...]