How to Get a Financially Astute Nonprofit Attorney

If you want to start a nonprofit organization, then consult a nonprofit attorney. A nonprofit attorney, also known as a nonprofit lawyer, checks the legality of your nonprofit. They make sure that it follows the rules and stays on track. Nonprofit attorneys help start-up nonprofits with the necessary paperwork, taxes, and issues that surround these types of organizations in general. Don't just hire any nonprofit attorney. You want one that additionally … [Read more...]

Top Ten Sports Fundraising Events

Top Ten Sports Fundraising Events Sports fundraising events can range from something appropriate for a small group to an event that makes a huge splash and brings lots of people together. The key for any sports fundraiser is going to be the same: To raise money for your sports team and raise awareness of what you and your sports team stand for. Here are our top ten sports fundraising events: Host a tournament. This may be an obvious choice, but it’s … [Read more...]

Top Ideas For Gymnastics Fundraisers

Top Ideas For Gymnastics Fundraisers If you're heading up a sports fundraiser for a sports team like a gymnastics team, tee ball team, or soccer team, you first have to think about the size of your group and how much money you need to raise. It's important to have a goal in mind and a specific idea of what you want to use the money for. To get you thinking creatively, here are some top ideas for gymnastics fundraisers: Rubber bracelets. There are a … [Read more...]

Have You Evaluated Your Fundraising Strategy Lately?

Have You Evaluated Your Fundraising Strategy Lately? Sometimes we're so busy getting work done that we fail to take a good hard look at our fundraising strategy to find out what's working and what's not. As most people probably know, some of the best laid plans don't always work out the way we hoped that they would. One of the best things you can do for your organization is to conduct a 6 month or 12 month audit of your fundraising plans and fundraising … [Read more...]

Ideas for Animal Fundraisers

Ideas For Animal Fundraisers From pets that need rescuing to wildlife charity causes, there are warm and fuzzy pals the world over that need help. Animal fundraisers can range from small, local charity events to large-scale wildlife group events. For those that want to make a small difference in a big way, here are some ideas for animal fundraisers for small groups or individuals: Start a Crowdrise site or donate directly. Starting an online donation … [Read more...]

Five Easy Fundraisers For Animals

Five Easy Fundraisers For Animals It's amazing the impact that our little furry friends have on our lives. Dogs, cats, birds and other animals enhance and enrich people's lives more than you can imagine sometimes, and they need help too. Just as people plan fundraisers to help people, they also need to help animals in need in the form of animal fundraisers. Whether you're hosting a fundraiser for an animal shelter, or you have a certain pet in mind, here … [Read more...]

Quotes About Fundraising That Will Inspire You to Make A Difference

Quotes About Fundraising That Will Inspire You to Make A Difference Sometimes in life we need inspiration more than we need ideas. Fundraising can be tough and oftentimes, it's tough to keep going when you're feeling discouraged or you've experienced some setbacks. To find a little bit of fundraising inspiration, check out these inspiring quotes about fundraising that will lift you spirits and keep you motivated to do good works: "He who allows his day … [Read more...]

Fundraising Tips For Beginners

Fundraising Tips For Beginners If you’re new to fundraising or you need a refresher, it’s always good to start with the basics and work your way up from there. There are a number of ways to fundraise, from fundraising for small groups to large non-profits. It’s important to understand what your organization is and what their mission is. Also, you should know who your target audience is. Here are some fundraising tips for beginners: Build and online … [Read more...]

Ideas For Raising Money For Cancer

Ideas For Raising Money For Cancer If you’ve ever had a loved one or friend that has become sick or passed from cancer, then you know how important it is to conduct fundraising efforts for cancer research and support. The hard work that many organizations do is critical for finding cures and providing cancer patients and their families with the kind of support and hope that they need. If you want to lend a hand with a cancer fundraiser, then here are some … [Read more...]

What To Do To Raise Money For Charity

What To Do To Raise Money For Charity From coming up with fundraising ideas for schools to coming up with political campaign fundraising ideas, it can be difficult to know where to start in terms of launching a fundraiser. The best thing to do is map out a fundraising strategy, make a budget and gather your team of great minds to help you figure out what to do to raise money for charity. Here are some pointers: • Learning how to get charity donations … [Read more...]