Using an Event Planner for Your Fundraising Event

Fundraising events are tricky. On one hand you want to be a good steward of your organization's resources and spend as little money as possible putting on the event; on the other hand, you want to deliver as enjoyable an...

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Why Your Organization Should Donate to Other Organizations

Chances are if you work for a nonprofit organization, you’re focused day-in and day-out on your own charity’s needs. You’re continually asking your donors to support you, and you’re constantly looking for new ways to raise money for your...

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Create an Event Guide to Pass on to the Next Event Planner

As someone who has volunteered to help plan and execute charity fundraising events, I personally know how difficult it can be to get the 411 on last year’s event. When you take on this job, you desperately want to...

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What Makes a Venue Conducive for Fundraising?

One of the first decisions a fundraising event planner will have to make is choosing a venue. As a fundraising event auctioneer, I’ve seen a lot of venues. I know some that work very well and ensure a successful...

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