Fundraising Events: Choosing A Catering Service

When planning a charity fundraising event, choosing the right catering service can make or break your event. Here are some great tips from Deane Brengle about picking the right caterer for your charity gala.Choose the Right Catering Service for Your Fundraising EventWhen food is a part of your fundraising event you must choose a catering […]

Fun Raising Friday 21

A look at 10 fun fundraising ideas for nonprofit groups from across the country. These 10 fun fundraisers for the holiday season range from a WTF fundraiser for a ballet non-profit in Salt Lake City to a warm Hannukah get together in Cincinnati for a sick child to the return of “BatKid” in another San […]

Fundraising Networking Events

Hosting a business meet-and-greet networking event as a fundraiser for your cause is a great way to raise funds. In areas with lots of young professionals, networking events are a popular way to make business connections and its easy to add some fundraising activities to these types of get-togethers.Fundraising networking events for a good cause […]

Game Show Fundraiser

Doing a game show fundraiser is an easy and fun way to raise funds. Choose a classic game show like Family Feud or The Price Is Right and use it as the centerpiece for a fun fundraising event.These game show fundraiser ideas will help you get started and show you how to raise more money […]

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 […]

Fun Raising Friday 19

Time for another look at 10 fun fundraising event ideas from across the country. This Fun Raising Friday roundup features fun fundraisers like The Betty Bash, the Running Of The Roaches, and a glass pumpkin art fundraiser where 1,400 pieces sold out in just two hours.The best fundraisers are ones that are a lot of […]

50 Fundraising Auction Tips

At charity events, the fundraising auction activity is what raises the most money. Here are 50 fundraising auction tips to help you maximize your success with advice on both live and silent auctions, plus how to blend them together for best results.25 Live Fundraising Auction TipsSaturday Night – You’ll raise more money by holding your […]

Princely 9/11 Charity Fundraiser

A 9/11 charity fundraiser in London got some help from Prince William and Prince Harry as BGC Partners honored the memory of the 658 employees who died in the 9/11 terror attack on the World Trade Center in New York. BGC’s annual Charity Day, now in its ninth year, has so far raised more than […]

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 […]

Fun Raising Friday 17

Fun Raising Friday is all about putting the fun back into your fundraising events, so here are 10 fun fundraising ideas that other groups across the country are using to raise funds for their cause. The more fun you can make your fundraiser, the more money you’ll raise because more people will want to attend […]

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 prize […]

Charity Auction Services

If you are considering using a charity auction service, here are a list of things to consider when selecting an auction services company. The key thing is what they are going to do to help you raise more money at your event because the bottom line is what it’s all about.A charity auction service should […]

Fun Raising Friday 15

Ten more fun fundraisers ideas from across the country that other organizations are using to raise money for their cause. Discover some unique fundraising ideas in our latest edition of Fun Raising Friday.FenwaYoga – The Red Sox Foundation is hosting a yoga fundraiser at Fenway Park where participants do yoga poses on the famed ballpark’s […]

RWA Literacy Fundraiser

The Romance Writers of America is holding their 2013 literacy fundraiser at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis on July 17, 2013. Over 450 romance writers will be there to sign their books for fans, including best-selling authors such as Nora Roberts, Sylvia Day, Brenda Jackson, and Jude Deveraux.The RWA literacy fundraiser is a rare chance for […]

Fun Raising Friday 11

Time for another look at 10 fun ideas for fundraisers from around the country. These fundraising event ideas show that the best way to raise money for your cause is to put together a fun event that attracts a big crowd.These unique fundraisers are placing a different twist on regular activities that give them widespread […]

Luau Fundraiser Ideas

Another great fundraising party theme is hosting a luau fundraiser to raise funds for your cause. A luau-themed fundraiser is great for small groups because its easy to put together and can be held in a variety of settings ranging from a community pool to a large indoor event space.You can make your luau party […]

Fun Raising Friday 10

Looking for some inspiring and unique fundraising ideas for your nonprofit organization, church group, or youth sports teams? Here’s a look at 10 of the best fundraising ideas that other groups are doing around the country this week to raise money for some worthy causes.Each week, we take a look around to see which fundraiser […]

10 Tips For Bringing Your Fundraising Event To Life

Fundraising article that will improve your nonprofit group’s performance in your next fundraiser.

Fundraising Online:

Another website that’s part of our Fundraising Online series is, which makes it easy to sell tickets online or at the door for your event.  One of the difficulties with fundraising events is finding a simple method for processing ticket sales and Eventbrite provides multiple payment gateways for processing transactions.You can use Eventbrite’s own […]

Fundraising Event Tips: Getting Corporate Sponsors

As part of our series on fundraising event tips, here are 10 tips for getting corporate sponsors for your fundraising event. Corporate sponsorships are extremely important to the overall success of your event and can make a huge impact on your bottom line.If you aren’t getting corporate sponsors for your charity event, then here is […]