A 13-year old Dallas girl selling fundraising candy was robbed at gunpoint by 8 male classmates. A Dallas police report states the girl was selling fundraising candy to help pay for a band trip to the Six Flags amusement park this spring. Fundraising Candy Robbery News Video:
Fundraising tips and ideas on how to raise more funds with your next fundraiser, plus how to get more volunteers, donations, publicity, and much more.
Fundraising Challenge – Fundraising is both challenging as it is rewarding. Raising the needed fund for a worthy cause is indeed spiritually and emotionally satisfying. Every school organization may want to extend a helping hand to those folks who are in dire need. Fundraisers Help Everyone The prospect beneficiary could either be a charitable institution, […]
If you want to get more people to your fundraising event, here are some social media publicity tips that will help get the word out. This article doesn’t cover standard publicity methods that you should also be using. You can read more in these two articles here about geting event publicity and getting media coverage […]
Guest article by Alan Sharpe, President of Raiser Sharpe, a direct mail fundraising agency that helps non-profit organizations raise funds, build relationships and improve their online fundraising efforts. Your greatest challenge as an email fundraiser is your list. If your organization is typical, only 10% of the people in your donor file have given you […]
Fundraising events are one of the most effective ways to raise funds for your organization, increase your donor bases, and get valuable publicity for the work of your nonprofit organization. If done wrong, your special events won’t provide the funds you seek, and will in fact hurt your organization because of the negative word-of-mouth your […]