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It can be hard trying to get people in your network and
community to donate or get involved in fundraising activities. This is
especially true if you only reach out to them when you need something from
There are three obvious and often forgotten tricks to having a successful
When you are fundraising for a cause, there is not a
specific way or style to do it; there are hundreds of methods.
with your audience and what draws them to an event, then tailor your
fundraising event to them. Start
your email marketing campaign which will lead your audience to the event
registration and payment page.
Having an online event
registration and payment solution in place helps with more than managing
the details, it also helps you accept donations from people who could not
Back to the actual fundraising event, don't wrack your brain
for ideas, but put your own twist on your fundraising. Here are a few
fundraising ideas that I have seen work in the past.
Marketing Specialist at Acteva
I love these ideas! It's great that you included family-friendly ideas. More and more people are wanting to do good as a family and these ideas help facilitate that. Keep up the good work.
This is a wonderful approach to fundraising. I will be printing up your advice for our Fundraising Team at FRIENDS & STARS, INC. We seek to serve adults with Autism, Down Syndrome and others with Intellectual, Learning & Developmental Disabilities. Most people want to give to children's programming, but don't think that those children grown up to still be disabled. Thank you for this Wealth of Information for our organization.