Archives for May 2015

Five Fundraising Raffle Ideas That Will Make You Money

Five Fundraising Raffle Ideas That Will Make You Money Fundraising raffles are a great way to raise money for your charity. Most of them are pretty simple to host, and they can be a great way to generate excitement about your cause. There are countless items and services that you can choose from when planning a charity raffle. To get you started, here are five fundraising raffle ideas that will help you raise money: 1. 50/50 Raffle. This is one of the … [Read more...]

Five Effective Crowdfunding Sites

Five Effective Crowdfunding Sites The beauty of crowdfunding is that you can raise hundreds of dollars in one fell swoop by posting information about your cause and charity online. By leveraging the power of online engagement and social media, you can reach an audience of potentially thousands by utilizing one of the many websites that specializes in crowdfunding. There is now an industry built around crowdfunding and there are many sites to choose … [Read more...]

Five Fundraising Ideas for Church Groups

Five Fundraising Ideas for Church Groups Church group fundraising can be fun yet challenging depending on the size of your group and congregation. Obviously, you need to make your fundraising something cheap because you won’t have a big budget to work with and you may even be limited on how many volunteers you have to help run your event. Think creatively about how you can turn minimal resources into something that can work for you and the good of your … [Read more...]

Five Tips For Writing Fundraising Letters That Get Results

Five Tips For Writing Fundraising Letters That Get Results If you’re working for a charity or non-profit and you need to make direct mail fundraising a part of your fundraising campaign efforts, it’s important to keep some things in mind before you sit down to write. Using a combination of online research and free fundraising letter templates online, you can create a letter that speaks volumes about your organization and most importantly gets results. … [Read more...]

Seven Good Fundraising Ideas For Everyone

Seven Good Fundraising Ideas For Everyone We know…sometimes it’s hard to come up with totally unique fundraising ideas that no one else has tried before. But keep in mind that if you’re in charge of a fundraising event—especially for a small group like church groups or sports teams---you don’t have to totally reinvent the wheel. Resurrect some old classic fundraisers and watch the money come rolling in. From kids to adults to everyone in between, here are … [Read more...]

Hosting a Boston Market Fundraiser

Hosting a Boston Market Fundraiser Boston Market, a popular chain restaurant that’s located in cities across the nation, offers school groups, church groups, and sports teams several great opportunities to raise money with local fundraisers. Here is some great information about hosting a Boston Market fundraiser: • Earn a portion for every gift card sold. Boston Market offers groups the chance to earn a twelve percent profit on every gift card that … [Read more...]

Tips for Fundraising With Candles

Tips for Fundraising With Candles Candle fundraisers are a great idea for so many reasons. Usually the profit margins are generous and the product never spoils, so it can be a great item to sell for your charity. It can be a great option if people are tired of selling or buying food items for charity. If you’re thinking about fundraising with candles, here are some tips to keep in mind: • Find a reputable company. There are dozens of companies that … [Read more...]