Fundraising Raffles

How to raise money using raffles either as a standalone fundraiser or as part of your fundraising event. Tips on how to sell more raffle tickets and the best raffle prizes.

Wine Raffle Fundraiser Ideas

When doing a wine raffle, there are lots if fundraiser ideas that you can use to raise more money at your event. The list below includes the most popular wine raffle ideas and suggested variations to incorporate. Wine Raffle Fundraising Ideas Wine Collection Raffle – This fundraiser is popular with schools as the PTA or […]

House Raffle Fundraiser

An ambitious fundraising idea is to conduct a house raffle fundraiser where the grand prize winner either wins a new home, a donated home, or the cash to build a new house. Obviously, there are Federal and State laws that need to be followed, but a house raffle can raise considerable revenue – possibly upwards […]

Raffle Ticket Sales Ideas

Looking for some innovative raffle ticket sales ideas? Everyone knows the hardest thing about running a fundraising raffle is selling enough tickets to make it worthwhile. If you want to sell all your raffle tickets, then you have to look beyond family, friends, and supporters as sellers. Sherry Truhlar of Red Apple Auctions offers some […]

Raffle Fundraiser Ideas For Men

Raffle Fundraiser Ideas For Men – Unique fundraiser ideas are a great way to raise more funds and a raffle fundraiser for guys will add fun and excitement to any fundraising event. Let’s face it. Men are easily bored at charity events and if you want to hold their interest, you need some raffles or […]

Add Excitement To Your Fundraising Event

The best way to raise more money at your fundraising event is to add more fun and excitement. An easy way to do that is to add some dramatic flair with raffles and prize drawings that grab everyone’s interest. By adding attention-getting raffle drums and prize wheels, you will increase participation in your raffles and […]

Motorcycle Raffle

Raffles are a great way to raise funds fast and a motorcycle raffle offering a Harley-Davidson bike is a popular choice for many groups. The Harley-Davidson motorcycle brand carries a certain cachet and has widespread appeal, so ticket sales are easier which means more funds raised. Fundraising consultant Amy Passmore of DIY Fundraising explains how […]

Fundraiser Basket Raffle

Try out some of these fundraising basket raffle ideas to raise funds for your group. Doing a fundraiser basket raffle is a pretty easy way to get the job done and have some fun at the same time. Popular basket theme ideas include high-end Longaberger baskets, DIY, For The Home, beauty, beach, and lots of […]

50/50 Raffle Tips

A 50/50 raffle fundraiser is an easy way to raise money fast at any event. These 50-50 raffles are used to raise funds at everything from high school football games to charity galas to state lottery games. These are some tips about how to get more out of your fundraising raffle, even if you’ve done […]

Fundraiser Raffle vs Silent Auction

Many groups wonder whether a raffle fundraiser will raise more funds than a silent auction fundraiser offering the same items. Unsurprisingly, the answer is a qualified maybe because it depends on a wide variety of factors. Listed below are the factors you should consider when choosing between a raffle fundraiser and a silent auction: Silent […]

500 Silent Auction Basket Ideas

If you are looking for some silent auction basket ideas, here are 500 ideas for basket themes and fun names for your auction baskets. Browse hundreds of auction basket ideas for men, teens, kids, teachers, fun nights and more. These silent auction themes and categories should help provide the creative spark needed to come up […]

Fundraising Raffles Rules & Regulations

Fundraising raffles are a great way to raise money, but there are lots of rules and regulations to follow if you want your raffle to be successful. These fundraiser raffle tips will help you raise the money you need while avoiding some serious pitfalls. When conducting fundraising raffles, there are many Federal and State regulations […]

Raffle Ideas

Some of the best raffle ideas are those that are easy to do and raise a lot of money. Here are some raffle fundraiser ideas that you can use to raise the funds you need for your group or cause. Its important to note that there is no one raffle idea that is best for […]

Fundraising Event Tips: Use Multiple Raffles

As part of our series of fundraising event tips, this article covers why you should use multiple fundraising raffles at your event. Raffles help maximize your results by getting people excited about the chance of winning a big prize while donating to your cause. When organizing a large charity event with several hundred people attending, […]

Dirty Bingo Raffle Ruled Illegal

A dirty bingo raffle offered by an N.C. State student group has been ruled illegal by the state’s Department of Public Safety after an uproar over the sexy bingo prizes being offered. The dirty bingo game was organized by the student-led Union Activities Board and was supposed to promote safe sex practices among N.C. State […]

Reverse Raffle Ideas

If you want to do a fundraising raffle, then these reverse raffle ideas will definitely help raise more funds for your group. A reverse raffle awards the grand prize to the last ticket drawn instead of the first, so it holds everyone’s attention longer at your event. One of the best reverse raffle ideas is […]

Grocery Shopping Spree Fundraiser Raffle

Grocery Shopping Fundraiser – Everybody goes grocery shopping, so why not turn it into a fundraiser raffle for your school, church or nonprofit group? After all, who wouldn’t want to win an unlimited grocery shopping spree where you get a ten minute dash through your favorite store to load up on all your favorite foods. […]

Golf Ball Drop Raffle

Often referred to as Golf Balls From Heaven or Golf Balls From Above, a golf ball drop raffle makes an excellent fundraiser event. The premise is straightforward. You sell numbered raffle chances based on the winner being the closest to the target’s center in a drop of numbered golf balls. One ideal way to drop […]

State Raffle Laws – Be Informed

In both the United States and Canada, all types of fundraising raffles are considered to be games of chance. Consequently, they are very tightly regulated and failure to adhere to state raffle laws is considered a serious offense. If you have any doubt about the correct procedures, do not rely on anybody’s word but a […]

How To Sell More Raffle Tickets

A lot of groups need help with selling raffle tickets because there isn’t much in the way of good ticket sales advice out there. So, here are some tips on how to sell raffle tickets that should double or triple your revenue. Sales targets These are your target markets: Family and friends Neighbors and co-workers […]

Ideas For Raffles

Here are some raffle ideas for raising money for your group. A good raffle where the tickets are properly priced and well promoted can easily out fundraise any fundraising product. As with any event, you have to promote it and you have to sell lots of raffle tickets, so be sure to read the article […]

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