Fundraising Auction Tips: Meet, Greet & Thank

One of the best fundraising auction tips is to warmly meet and greet each guest and afterward, thank them for attending and for their support. The whole idea is to make each guest feel welcome and appreciated. And nothing says we appreciate your support better than a personal thank you within 24 hours of your […]

101 Fundraising Auction Donations Sources

An extensive list of sources for fundraising auction donations from companies with links to online donation request information for each business. These fundraising auction donation sources provide items ranging from $25 gift cards all the way up to cruise ship vacations.This auction donations list will save you hours of time compared to finding all these […]

100 Percent Profit Fundraisers

There really are 100 percent profit fundraisers and you see them all the time, often without consciously realizing what they are. A true 100% profit fundraiser is one that is pure donations, plain and simple.The nice thing about this type of free fundraising activity is that you can use it for seed money to put […]

U.S. Worst Charities List 2013

A list of the worst charities to donate to in 2013 compiled by CNN, the Tampa Bay Times, and the Center for Investigative Reporting. The worst U.S. charities list is based on factors such as the percentage of funds raised that was paid to telemarketing firms, how much was paid in executive salaries, and how […]

How to Find the Right Charities to Help Hurricane Katrina Victims?

How to Find the Right Charities to Help Hurricane Katrina Victims?How Can I Help The Victims Of Hurricane Katrina? This question rises today in the minds of many Americans, trying to help millions of people who are suffering from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina and desperately need water, food, shelter and medical care.However, before you […]

Charity Fundraising Ideas

Oftentimes, a non-profit group will ask for donations via a direct solicitation. There are literally dozens of books about this type of charity fundraising, so I’ve limited this article to an overview of different solicitation approaches and notes on common mistakes to avoid.Think about doing something different than you’ve done in the past. Consider offering […]

Car Donation For Charity

Donating a car to charity is not that difficult. However, a used car donation to charity can be tricky tax-wise. You need to be aware of the tax regulations before you donate your car to a non-profit organization. The IRS provides some general rules of thumb on car donations:Donating A Car to CharityStarting in 2006, […]