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There are hundreds of articles on our site about unique fundraiser ideas. You can also check out the Event Ideas category for lots more fun fundraisers and event ideas. Plus, our Tips category can show you how to raise more funds with whatever fundraiser idea you choose.

Our Auction category has great information on how to be wildly successful with your next silent auction. We show you how to get the best auction items on consignment, how to bundle items into dream packages such as a trip to Disney World, and where to get free donated items from businesses worth thousands of dollars for your auction. Plus, you can download all those auction donation sources in one easy to use PDF file.

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How To Get More Donations

In all types of fundraising you are essentially making a donation request. So, what do you say or do to get more donations for your cause? Answer one simple question.Whether you are raising funds online, face to face, through letters or email, or even with events or charity auctions, you’ll get more donations if you […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fun Raising Friday 14

It’s time for another look at ten more ideas for fun fundraisers that other groups are doing around the country. The fun fundraising ideas raise money while providing a good time for participants, attendees, and supporters.Check out this week’s batch of Fun Raising Friday fundraiser ideas and discover more fun ways to fundraise!Frogman 3D Bowhunters […]

Fun Raising Friday 13

Ten fun fundraisers ideas from across the country that other groups are using to raise money. The fun fundraising ideas show that its easy to raise money if your event provides a good time for everyone who turns out to support your cause.Links go to the newspaper articles describing the fundraising events in their community. […]

Fundraising Apps

With the rise of online fundraising websites, these fundraising apps for smartphones have become the go-to choice for many users. Apps for fundraising from Kickstarter, JustGiving, Razoo and others are an important part of how quickly and effectively you can raise funds for your cause.In this article, fundraising consultant Marcie Wagner looks at five of […]

Fun Raising Friday 12

Here we go with another look at fun fundraisers ideas from across the country. Check out these fun fundraising events that other groups are using to raise funds.The best fundraiser events are those where everybody has a good time and there are lots of activities to enjoy. This weeks Fun Raising Friday winners are great […]

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 […]

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 […]

Paintball Fundraiser

Another fun fundraising idea for small groups and sports teams is doing a paintball fundraiser tournament to raise money. Like many other sports-themed events, a paintball team competition is fun way to fundraise for a cause or an individual in need.Doing a paintball team fundraiser tournament is surprisingly easy because most paintball facilities provide rental […]

Used Book Sale Fundraiser

A used book sale fundraiser is a very easy fundraising idea that works well for small groups, schools or churches. A book sale is a great way to raise funds without much upfront cost, so let’s take a look at how to do a used book sale to raise money for your cause.This type of […]

Zombie Prom Fundraiser

Another unique fun fundraising idea is doing a Zombie Prom fundraiser to raise money. This zombie party idea works well for small groups like college clubs, fraternities, sororities, teen groups, sports teams, Relay For Life teams, or any other group that wants to have great time while raising funds for their cause.A Zombie Prom is […]

Fun Raising Friday 9

Time for another Fun Raising Friday look at some fun fundraising ideas from around the country. This week’s batch includes a sold out concert at Boston’s TD Garden to benefit the One Fund for victims of the Boston Marathon bombing and the Cleveland Cares Fundraiser to aid three kidnap victims.Boston Bands Rock For The One […]

Fast Food Restaurant Fundraisers

Let’s take a look at four ways to do fast food restaurant fundraisers: selling fundraising discount cards for specific fast food locations, selling fundraising cards offering discounts from multiple businesses, doing a coupon fundraiser, or doing a revenue share fundraiser with a a local fast food place.All these fast food fundraisers are fairly easy to […]

Fun Raising Friday 8

Time for another weekly look at fun fundraising ideas and events from across the country. Check out what fundraising events other non-profit groups are doing to raise funds in a fun way!This Week’s Fun Fundraising IdeasWorld’s Shortest Fundraising Run – Guinness World Record attempt raises funds with 55-yard run around the perimeter of the England’s […]

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 with […]

Rummage Sale Fundraiser Ideas

This lengthy list of rummage sale fundraiser ideas will help you raise more funds with fewer headaches along the way. Whether you are doing a rummage sale school fundraiser or are just looking for some tips and ideas, this rummage sale plan should make things a lot easier.A rummage sale is a great way to […]

Fun Raising Friday 7

Time for another look this week at 10 fun fundraising ideas used by schools, churches, and non-profit groups from across this country. These fun fundraising events are worth checking out because they do a great job of raising funds while everyone enjoys a good time.The best fundraiser events are ones that attract a big crowd […]

Fun Raising Friday 6

Time to take another look this week at 10 fun fundraising ideas for non-profit groups from across the country. These fun fundraisers are great examples of how to raise funds by organizing events where everyone has a good time.These fundraiser events are from groups of all sizes including schools, churches and charity organizations. Some are […]

Fun Raising Friday 5

It’s time for another look at some fun fundraising ideas for small groups, non-profit organizations, schools, and church groups from across the country. These 10 fun fundraisers are noteworthy because they do a great job of raising funds for some really good causes.Seeing what other nonprofit groups are doing to raise money is always worthwhile […]