Fun Raising Friday 23

Time for another look at some fun fundraising ideas from around the country. Check out these fun fundraisers that other groups are doing to raise funds. Ball Drop Raffle From Giant Pelican – 100 charities sold $5 raffle chances for a ball drop raffle featuring a giant pelican with a 50-foot wingspan hovering over the University […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 a […]

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 others, […]

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 […]

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 a […]

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 auction event […]

7 Ways To Raise Funds For A Mission Trip

If you want to raise funds for a mission trip, here are 7 fun ways to raise money quickly. When fundraising for a cause, there are three main choices: asking for donations, organizing an event, or offering something of value that others need or want.There are numerous ways to ask for donations and there is […]

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 every […]

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, you […]

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 to […]

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.A […]

State Raffle Laws

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 government […]

Art Raffle Fundraiser

A fun way to raise funds is by doing an art raffle fundraiser. Essentially, you host an event where local artists donate a sample of their work and your group sells a select number of high-dollar raffle tickets, usually the same number as donated art fundraising items. The tickets are then drawn randomly at a […]

Selling 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 friendsNeighbors and co-workersGeneral publicAs you can […]

Raffles – Raffle Fundraiser Ideas

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 on […]

Raffle Prize Ideas

A well-run raffle with the right grand prize can raise incredible amounts of money for your school, church, or charity. Most groups underestimate how much money a raffle can raise. Here are some raffle prize ideas you may want to consider.You can easily raise ten thousand with a simple raffle, tens of thousands with a […]

Cow Chip Fundraiser Raffle

What exactly is a cow chip fundraiser? It’s a country-style fundraising event that combines guessing where a cow pie will land with raising funds for your favorite charity, school or church.Turn the cow chip bingo fundraiser event into a big party and include multiple fundraising activities. You’ll be amazed at how much you can raise!Cow […]