Summer has officially (finally) arrived, which means outdoor fundraising events are being held all over the country! From selling mulligans at golf days to taking a share of the profits from the bets at a race day, there are some great opportunities to unconventionally maximise your fundraising efforts.
It goes without saying that hosting a fundraising event is a big investment. There are also many risks and unknowns involved, specifically the pressure of guaranteeing the auction items will sell to enable you to achieve your fundraising target. Ensuring you deliver ROI to compensate the event costs can make the pressure even more overwhelming.
Incorporating fundraising games into your event can be a great way to maximise the fundraising potential in the room. There will almost always be generous guests who are willing to make a donation, so why not make it fun by adding an entertainment element to the night that encourages the guests to give.
We understand that school fundraising can be tricky! Like any other fundraising event, schools undoubtedly have hurdles to overcome in order for their event to be a success. However, after supporting hundreds of school fundraising events across the globe, we stumbled across a few qualities and assets that schools naturally retain, giving them an advantage when it comes to fundraising. Make ...
Are you running an online campaign, but can't decide whether to run an auction or prize draw? Both can work very well, but depend completely on the nature of the prize and the demographic of your target audience. We'll talk you through the benefits of each so you can make an informed (and profitable!) decision.
Are you hosting a fundraising event? Are you looking to create a custom online auction to raise those vital funds for your cause? Givergy’s auction item team are here to help! [Insert Superman theme tune!]
Are you a corporate looking to kick-start a CSR fundraising initiative? Are you pushed for time, budget and resources? You can set up a quick, easy and successful campaign by following these simple best practice tips:
Fundraising may not add to a company’s margins, however a CSR initiative can benefit your business in a number of ways. Having a fundraising or corporate social responsibility initiative can actually improve financial performance, brand image and employee engagement.
A fundraising gala is undoubtedly one of biggest dates in the calendar for any non-profit, often raising substantial amounts of money, and helping fund their cause enormously. As we start to come out of the cold winter months, and move closer to the crisp season of spring, time is already ticking to start planning your spring fundraising gala.
One of the biggest obstacles for corporation's looking to fundraise is obtaining prizes to sell. Whilst they need to raise funds for their corporate social responsibility policy, they also don’t want to spend large sums of money purchasing luxury holidays and designer jewellery. However, utilising unwanted hospitality tickets, gifts and merchandise to fundraise has huge potential if promoted ...