Planning Your Fundraising Event

Timing is everything with event fundraising and usually scheduling is your first step (and sometimes scheduling is driven by your venue). I suggest your first step be a survey of your community’s fundraising events. You don’t want a new event to compete.    I... Read more...

Fundraising Events

 I bet you have attended some sort of fundraising event at some point in your life—maybe several events. I have. After more than 25 years in the nonprofit sector and working with more than 20 organizations, I’ve been involved in many fundraising events.    Here’s some... Read more...

Using Volunteers at Your Events

Volunteers are a large part of successful nonprofit events—fundraising and other events. If you are seeking volunteers for events, first look to your current roster of volunteers. Look at past volunteers. A new event might spark renewed interest from past volunteers.... Read more...