7 Online Fundraising Tips

In this article offering 7 online fundraising tips, fundraising consultant Alan Sharpe uses the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to provide examples of the best online fundraising ideas. If you want to get your creative juices flowing and raise more money for your non-profit organization or favorite cause, it’s well worth reading.Seven Online Lessons in Fundraising […]

Fund Raiser Dies During English Channel Swim

Fund raiser Susan Taylor, 34, died during an attempt to swim across the English Channel to raise funds for Rainbows Hospice and Diabetes UK. Taylor had been swimming non-stop for 17 hours and was only a mile from completing her fundraising challenge by reaching the French coast in Cap Gris-Nez near Calais.Susan Taylor became the […]

Fundraising Challenge Ideas

One of the best ways to raise money for your cause is doing fundraising challenges, so here is a long list of fundraising challenge ideas. World record attempts, extreme fundraisers and other big challenges draw lots of interest from the media, from corporate sponsors, and from the general public.Properly done, a fundraising challenge is both […]

Ninja Challenge Fundraiser

The Ninja Challenge fundraiser is a 5k run filled with challenges designed to bring out your inner ninja. This fundraising event was put together as a benefit for the Red Cross and is a great example of a unique idea converted into a fundraiser.Obstacle Course FundraiserThe obstacle course is definitely challenging: it includes a 12-foot […]