Organising a fundraising event is no easy feat, even when you have resources and years of experience under your belt, running into road blocks is inevitable.
A great way to increase revenue for your upcoming fundraising event is to create a pre-event online auction site.
The act of donating to charity is often an emotional decision, and not always a rational one. Charities should use their website to tell their story in a compelling way to help reach prospective donors.
However, on the other hand, the more information you publish the more your website will appear overcrowded, dense with copy, and difficult to navigate around. What is the middle ground? With ...
Due to the competitive nature of fundraising events, it’s now important than ever for a venue to provide more than just the event space itself. Having multiple parts of the event planning process provided by the venue, can be an effective way of streamlining your event by removing the need to outsource multiple elements. Having these elements provided as part of a centralised package will go a ...
The fundraising space is crowded therefore standing out from the crowd can be challenging. With so many organizations trying to fundraise at events, how can you shake things up to increase donations and guest satisfaction? Mobile fundraising technology could be the answer!
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.