auction, development, event fundraising, events, finding donors, fundraising, school fundraisers, volunteers

With These Three Steps Raising Teacher Morale Has Never Been So Easy!

by Lynette Fries on 7/9/19 6:30 AM

Your teachers are the lifeblood of your school. They determine how bright your students’ future is and really, whether or not your school has a future. They're also the best way you have to...

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Is it Time to Rethink Your Sports Team's Fundraising Strategy?

by Shelby Wade on 11/20/18 9:45 AM

Fundraising for youth sports can be a bit tricky. Dues never cover all the expenses of the club, but finding a fundraiser that works can be difficult .

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Are Fun Runs Actually Fun?

by Edna Wilson on 10/29/18 6:30 AM

Of course fun runs are fun. Otherwise, it would be false advertising. The question you should be asking yourself is are your Fun Runs actually accomplishing what they should?

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5 Easy Ways to Drive Away Good Volunteers

by Walter Kearns on 8/20/18 6:30 AM

Almost every non-profit depends on volunteers to help them accomplish their mission and to finish the daily work that needs to be done to make sure the organization runs smoothly. Non-profits have...

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The Profile of an Ideal School Volunteer

by Walter Kearns on 8/13/18 6:30 AM

What does the ideal school volunteer look like? Do you have a person in mind that you would love to have in your school helping with projects and events? No! You have in mind a job that needs to...

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5 Fresh Ideas for a Charity Auction

by Walter Kearns on 6/18/18 8:14 PM

Your event is drawing near. You have been tasked with finding auction items that will sell and create excitement. What do you get?

It can be scary and overwhelming finding items that will excite...

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How to Write a Fundraising Letter that Will Yield Results

by Emily Hergert on 6/11/18 6:30 AM

Raising funds can be difficult in the best of times, but what if you are trying to raise funds with a letter writing campaign? How do you write a letter that doesn’t feel like junk mail? Here are...

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Three Ways to Generate Buzz for Your Next Event

by Sarah Bayley on 5/28/18 7:08 AM

Hallway Chatter, what is really being said in your school about your fundraiser.

Next time your school or organization has a fundraiser coming up, keep your ear to the ground. Are people getting...

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What Time of Year Should I Schedule My Next Major Fundraising Event?

by Sarah Bayley on 11/20/17 5:30 AM

Have you ever tried to go golfing in a midwest winter? I should hope not! Trying to find a small white ball in a winter wonderland is more difficult that finding the proverbial needle in the...

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What are the Best School Fundraisers for Millennials?

by Don Carmichael on 11/21/16 5:30 AM


Have you ever found yourself asking any of these questions?

  • Who are millennials?
  • Why are millenials important to your school and your school fundraising? 
  • What are the best school fundraisers...
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