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How to Make More Money with Nonprofit Fundraising Events? 

March 6, 2018

By: Lisa Bonanno

Fundraising events are a nonprofit mainstay, but they typically take a lot of time, money, and effort to produce. Because even the most basic events can run into tens of thousands of dollars, it’s important to squeeze as much return on investment from these big-budget items as possible. All too often, though, many no… Read More

3 Steps to Getting Corporate Sponsors for Your Event 

March 31, 2017

By: Connie Poulos

Fundraising events take a fair amount of money to produce, and it’s easy to spend more money on the event that it actually raises. There are a number of ways to keep this from happening (like setting a realistic budget and fundraising goal and having a data-backed plan to boost donations), but one of the… Read More

Free Webinar: Convert Event Attendees into Committed Donors 

May 16, 2016

By: Caryn Stein

Get more from your nonprofit fundraising event strategy.… Read More

How to Create a Fundraising Event Plan 

February 16, 2016

By: Caryn Stein

The first step to planning a successful fundraising event is to take a step that is so tempting to skip:  Clearly articulate your grand plan. To create a useful fundraising event plan, ask yourself: Who is my audience? What venues are the best to reach them? What do I want them to do? Is an… Read More

5 Image Mistakes Your Nonprofit May Be Making…and How You Can Fix Them! 

October 29, 2014

By: Liz Ragland

You probably already know that images are a great way to get your audience’s attention. But are the images you’re choosing really showcasing the important work your nonprofit is doing every day? Images can help you connect with your donors, members, and volunteers and make your mission come alive. To help you creat… Read More

Planning a fundraising event? Read this. 

March 12, 2014

By: Caryn Stein

How do you make sure you raise more through your fundraising event? This might sound painfully obvious, but it’s often overlooked by many nonprofits: Make sure to give attendees the option to give more at your event. Be appreciative of those who have purchased tickets and are attending your event, but recognize that … Read More

The Secret to Effectively Marketing Your Fundraising Event 

September 13, 2013

By: Network for Good

Since events can be expensive, maximize your investment with a targeted outreach strategy.… Read More

How to Use Social Media to Grow Your Fundraising Events 

August 8, 2013

By: Melissa Raimondi

Make your next fundraising event a success with these lessons from nonprofit social media expert Ritu Sharma.… Read More

The Best Event I Ever Had 

May 18, 2012

By: Caryn Stein

My best event ever was not even my event at all. I know that does not make sense, but please allow me this brief explanation. After over 17 years of planning, I was just recovering from a huge fundraising event. My client (an A-list celebrity who will remain anonymous), had just sent a lovely note… Read More

Planning and Executing a Successful Nonprofit Fundraising Events 

August 15, 2011

By: Caryn Stein

Great events take a lot of planning, financial support and hard work. Before securing that banquet hall or scheduling those tee times, you need to ask yourself a few questions.… Read More

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