Tag Archives: Fundraising events

Making Your Charity Auction a Million Dollar Success

How can your nonprofit benefit from charity auctions? Join #fundchat on Wednesday, May 11 from 12-1pm EST for “Making Your Charity Auction a Million Dollar Success.” We’ll delve into the details of how to make the most of these events from conception, to planning, and implementation. We’ll be joined by @CharityBids who will share their… Read More »

A Lesson On Donor Centered Fundraising From ‘A Miracle on 34th Street’

There is a lot of talk about being donor-centered in fundraising, but just how donor-centered are you really? Do you really look to do what is best for the donor or what is best for you and your organization? Let me offer a scenario that you might run into in your fundraising career (or may have… Read More »

Fundraiser Toolkit: Working the Room

I had a colleague who told me, as we prepared to attend a pre-opening donor event at an art museum, that these events were very difficult for her. “They aren’t hard for you; you like talking with people,” she said. “For me, it’s different.” Yes and no. There is no question that I get energy… Read More »