PALATINE, Ill., August 26, 2009 — Bucking the trend felt by many nonprofit organizations in a tight economy, the 46th Annual Little City Invitational Golf Tournament held Monday (Aug. 24) illustrated incredible community support for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
NEW YORK, Aug 12, 2009 — Alexandra Boardley, president and co-owner of For The Perfect Day! an event planning and public relations company, recently wrote an article published in Bergen County The Magazine, on behalf of The Gordon Rich Memorial Foundation (www.gordonrich.org) to help gain awareness for the foundation, and for the scholarship money available.
CHICAGO, August 11, 2009 — Event 360 today announced that it is now authorized in the Convio Solution Provider (CSP) program designed for companies wanting to deploy Convio software and provide related fundraising, event marketing and interactive services for nonprofit organizations. Event 360 has been a long-time Convio partner that has consistently ranked in the top three partners in terms of volume, customer satisfaction, and revenue.
August 4, 2009, Cambridge, Ma. — cMarket/BiddingForGood (previously known as cMarket), the leading online auction platform connecting charity auctions, consumers, and commercial item donors, announced today a signed $1.5 million marketing agreement with LVI/Thomas Cook Group, a world-wide leader in wholesale travel.
NEEDHAM, Mass., July 31, 2009, The New York Times — IN building the Pan-Massachusetts Challenge charity bikeathon into one of the top “thons” in the nation, Billy Starr, 58, has learned the importance of locking in donations up front.
July 30, 2009 — tweetmyride is a Twitter-driven global charity campaign, created to raise money for 10 charities around the world in the lead up to Vancouver-based Australian, Gavin Romanis, participating in the international mountain bike race, La Ruta de los Conquistadores in Costa Rica from November 11-14, 2009 known as one of the toughest on the planet.
Allentown, PA, July 30, 2009, The Morning Call — When the 14th Pennsylvania Perimeter Ride Against Cancer kicks off Sunday in Burlington, Vt., it will have reached a cumulative total of raising more than $1 million to fight cancer.
OMAHA, Neb., July 22, 2009 — While SponsorPark is well known for connecting firms seeking sponsors for events and programs with potential sponsors, the website is also making a name for itself creating the first online community bringing together all facets of the sponsorship industry.
AUSTIN, Texas, July 14, 2009 — Convio today released a guide for nonprofit professionals and event organizers that can help them turn event participants into more successful fundraisers. The guide, created based on a study and interviews with some of the most successful participant fundraisers in the country, is available to nonprofit professionals at www.convio.com/eventchampionsguide.
LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2009 — GolfBallSelector.com is pleased to announce the development of programs to support fundraising efforts for charities, community organizations, golf/sports programs and other worthwhile causes.