Events

Do You Employ ROI in Your Special Events?
October 25, 2019 at 11:46 am

Do you employ ROI in your special events? Sadly, many organizations hold the same events each year and celebrate their gross revenue.

2017 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Study
August 14, 2019

The “2017 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising study,” the first of its kind, is comprised of responses from fundraisers and nonprofit professionals who were segmented into two categories: those who engage in peer-to-peer fundraising and those who do not...

How to Create a Unique Fundraising Event Concept
July 31, 2019 at 11:21 am

As a nonprofit organization, you are no doubt constantly trying to come up with new and inventive ways to fundraise. Most organizations love the idea of hosting events, but oftentimes fundraising events end up becoming a time and money suck, with no real benefit for all the effort.

A Gala Is Not Philanthropy
July 29, 2019 at 11:47 am

A gala is not major gift fundraising, nor does it really have anything to do with philanthropy. A gala is a way that nonprofits bring in cash—and in rare cases, enough net revenue to justify having one.

Top 7 Steps to Creating Special Event Sponsorships That Sell
June 25, 2019 at 12:42 pm

Before you can even solicit sponsors for your fundraising special events, you need to take several key steps first to best position your organization. What most groups fail to do is evaluate their sponsor value proposition first and foremost, before event seeking sponsorships...