Posts Tagged ‘easy fundraising for high school’

Why you should continue to fundraise during the pandemic

It is almost the one year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic that took the world by storm. Schools were shut down as teachers figured out how to teach online, sports and after school programs were shut down, and small businesses had to close their doors, unsure of when they would be able to reopen.  Although […]

6 Ways Your Nonprofit can Increase Community Engagement

As a nonprofit organization, it is important to be engaged and relevant to your local community. In fact, the degree to which the community is engaged in your fundraising campaign can mean the difference between success and failure. To stay true to your local roots, you should use these ways to better engage with your […]

5 Strategies for Fundraising During a Recession

The economic outlook in most of the world right now, including the US, is bleak. This is mostly due to the impact that COVID-19 has had on both the national and world economies. Naturally, this means that many people have cut back on their charitable donations. However, economic recessions are a fact of life as […]

Fundraising and the Importance of Nurturing Business Relationships

The key to effective fundraising is an organization’s ability to manage relationships. While some may consider this an oversimplified explanation of a complex non-profit business model, this is in fact one of the most overlooked, yet essential elements of an organization’s fundraising efforts. The problem many organizations run into during this phase of their fundraising […]

5 Steps for Nonprofit Fundraising in the Age of Coronavirus

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced massive changes in the way nonprofits across the country raise funds. While it may be tricky to convince donors that your cause still needs funds right now, it is essential that you do. So, how do you continue to engage anxious donors in these uncertain times? If you keep a […]

Things to do When You Haven’t Reached Your Fundraising Goal

It happens to the best of organizations. Whether it is by a little or a lot, there comes a time when a group falls short of its fundraising goal. And while this situation can be understandably discouraging, there are some things that fundraising leaders can do to huddle the troops together and make the most […]

5 Ways to Thank Your Donors

“Hem your blessings with thankfulness so they don’t unravel.” ~ Author Unknown Fundraising is about more than just soliciting for and accepting donations. It is also about building relationships with your donors, the surrounding community and your volunteers. When it comes to donors, there is no better way to solidify your relationship with them than […]

Low Effort (and Low Cost) Fundraising Ideas

If your group or organization has been at the fundraising game for some time you know that overhead can be a bear. You know how involved or difficult fundraisers can be to manage. Yet, you also know how important certain causes are and that you must persist despite the challenges involved in fundraising. Because we […]

Unexpected Ways Students Benefit from Fundraising

The main goal of any school fundraiser is to generate revenues for some worthwhile cause. However, fundraisers also have ancillary benefits that even fundraisers may not fully be aware of. Apart from raising funds for sports teams, bands, cheerleaders, school trips or even to pay for new structures and buildings to expand the school’s compound, […]

Tips for Writing Successful Fundraising Letters

When it comes to asking for donations, pledges, and support, fundraising letters are an excellent opportunity to get your fundraising efforts off to a great start. Not only are they a good way to reach out to potential donors, they also give you a chance to crystallize your own message. So despite the fact that […]