How Important Is the Fundraising Auctioneer to the Success of Your Event?
Alll too often non-profit groups consider the Fundraising Auctioneer to be the least valuable component in a Fundraising Auction? The Hosting Facility gets paid. The Printer gets paid. The Caterer gets paid. The Liquor Store gets paid. The DJ gets paid. The Florist gets paid. But the Auctioneer… the individual who is expected to raise the lion’s share of the event’s proceeds… is expected to work for Free. And is usually under-appreciated for the professional services he/she provides. Don’t ever under-estimate the value that a professional Fundraising Auctioneer can bring to your event. The Auctioneer can add value as a pre-event consultant. And the Auctioneer can change an event from a moderate to a huge success.Money Does Grow on Trees
Donor Recognition Trees. We’ve all seen them whether at religious institutions, educational facilities, hospitals or other types of medical buildings. Here are some factors to consider when using a donor recognition tree for fundraising.What Is the Job Of a Development Director?
Ask three people, and you will get three different answers. The job of development director is something imperfectly understood and less perfectly defined.Great Ideas for Charity Events
So, you have a cause in mind and now you want to raise some money to help someone or some worthwhile cause. There are so many charity events and organizations competing for people’s incomes that if you want to raise as much as possible it really pays to make your event as special as possible. Here are some tips to make sure your event stays long in the memory for all those involved and raises as much as it possibly can for your great cause.Would Your Nonprofit Be Missed?
Lately I’ve found myself reminding nonprofit leaders that, more most organizations, it matters less who you are and more what you do. It’s the cause that counts.Nonprofit Postcard Advancement
The key to good nonprofit advancement, which here I define as fundraising or development, marketing and promotion, is relationships. Most of us who’ve been in the trade for a time or who’ve ever tried to raise funds know this. Some of us are good at it.How To Sponsor Gold And Silver Parties For Fundraising
Gold and silver jewelery parties for fundraising are all the rage. Imagine immediate cash for your favorite charity, church or children’s sporting event for example and having a great time as well?Fundraising on a Mobile Phone, From IFC 2011
More people on earth now have access to a mobile phone than have a computer. And while traditional mobile campaigns have worked well for large campaigns that have built-in visibility (ie a presidential campaign and the Haiti fundraising effort), it has been somewhat difficult for other organizations to tap into the potential of mobile giving.Are You Looking for Creative Fundraising Ideas With Food?
If you want a successful fundraiser campaign, most likely it can be done very successfully if you involve food. People love to support fundraiser ideas that have food involved with it.Easy and Fast Fundraising Ideas Especially for Schools
There are many varying fundraiser ideas that are available for schools today. With the current busy schedules that most people have, simple and fast fundraising ideas for schools would work best.