Archive for the 'Fundraising' Category

Fundraising on Facebook The Myths and Realities

By Eric C Eckl Facebook. You’re probably using it. If not, many of your friends are. It has surpassed MySpace to become the leading social network worldwide. For the environmental groups that I work with, more than 1 in 3 of their members have accounts, and that number will surely grow in the next few […]

Raise Dough With a Pizza Fundraiser

By Connie Foreman One of the most common fundraisers is a bake sale. Every school, church, or other charity organization has probably hosted one at least once. They’re desirable because they’re easy to organize, easy to execute, and have great potential for money making. Who doesn’t love baked goods, right? But there’s a downside. Because […]

More Value Needed Than a Fuzzy Warm Feeling For Fundraisers in These Tough Economic Times

By Kaloa Devine Trying to outline the fundraising plan which needs both to provide value to your organization and to the customer can be extremely trying. The bottom line is that fund raising is a small business and needs to be treated as such. But to often the beginnings of these projects occur out of […]

Fund Raising Event

By Grace Oh Today I was involved and observed on how corporate companies tied up with charitable organisations to create a “win-win” situations on both sides. Me and several of my other friends took part in a fund raising event in Singapore. Basically we raise funds to help a local nursing organisation. The main sponsor […]

Fund Raising For Non Profit

By Tom M Kelly Fundraising for non-profit organizations needs good planning, by the development officers and execution of the plan by the other members. It is sheer hard work and dedication apart from active participation by all the members can make the fundraising event a great success. To achieve the target various methods are devised […]

How to Use Fundraising Calendars to Raise Money For Your Campaign

By Paul Sung Money is something most people spend their lives trying to get. Many get the privilege of saving a large amount of money at some point during their lives and others never get to save a penny, no matter how hard they try. For some people money is very easy to get, while […]

The Top 3 Tips For Raising Money For Your Political Campaign

By Joe Garecht Money is a fact of life in politics.  Without it, campaigns find it extremely hard to get their message out, raise the profile of their candidate, and hire and equip staff to oversee the campaign’s volunteer and grassroots organizations.  While most candidates would rather spend their time making speeches and thinking about […]

High Profit PTA Fundraising Ideas

By Howard Gottlieb As the cost for student activities goes up every year, and school funding is suffering, the importance of PTA fundraising grows every year. When it comes time to think of some great fundraisers, of course you want to consider your goals and the effort it will take to reach them. But of […]

Writing the Best Church Fund Raising Letters

By Howard Gottlieb If you are facing up to a large church fund raising effort, chances are you want to attack the issue from all sides. If you need a significant amount of money, say for a new building or refurbishment of a current one, then obviously it won’t be enough just to sell a […]

Charity Fundraiser How to Organize a Pink Flamingo Flocking Fundraiser

By Travis Medley Customers often ask me how to go about having a pink flamingo fundraiser for their child’s school or other charitable organization. The good news is that flamingo fundraisers are simple and everyone seems to have a good time, especially the children. No matter your personal feelings on the pink plastic lawn flamingo […]