Fundraising is a Dirty Word!

Fundraising is a dirty word or at least it can be.  At the amateur level, it doesn’t matter if your child participates in gymnastics, dance, hockey, or swimming, participation goes beyond participating in the sport.  It comes with an expectation that your family will fundraise for the organization, association, or club. My daughter’s sports team … Read moreFundraising is a Dirty Word!

The Hidden Costs of Online Fundraising

The hidden costs of online fundraising can catch you off guard if you have neglected to do the full comparison between percentage and flat fee based charges.  If your bank was to charge you a percentage for every dollar you deposited, you would probably say wait a minute, but why is it okay when donors … Read moreThe Hidden Costs of Online Fundraising

Turn your Fans and Supporters into Online Fundraisers

Turn your fans and supporters into Online Fundraisers.  Each of our non-profits, charities, and sporting organizations all have an endless list of fans and supporters.  Utilize this and get your fans and supporters spreading the word and fundraising for your organization. All of our organizations are businesses and we need to think like business leaders.  … Read moreTurn your Fans and Supporters into Online Fundraisers

Effective Fundraising Online for Your Organization

Non-Profits, Charitable, Sporting, and School Organizations need to examine how they can effectively fundraise online.  It’s absolutely easy to understand that the future is through peer-to-peer online pledge fundraising, fundraising through mobile devices, and farming out your cause to those who are looking to adopt an organization. The challenge is that so many organizations have … Read moreEffective Fundraising Online for Your Organization

Non-Profits Take Advantage of Online Pledge Fundraising Tool

Utilizing programs like RaiseAThon’s Online Fundraising tool, www.raiseathon.ca , enables non-profits, and like organizations, to take advantage of raising money online by reaching out through social media.  This is where the future lies, just like the Presidental Campaigns of Obama and Romney.  www.npengage.com/online-fundraising-lessons-from-the-obama-and-romney-campaigns. Camp Trillium, a non profit organization who sends children with cancer and their families … Read moreNon-Profits Take Advantage of Online Pledge Fundraising Tool

Benefits of Online Fundraising for School Fundraising

School Fundraising has become a hot topic over the years.  The government has advised that School Councils should not be raising monies for the basics like textbooks, pencils, and basic classroom supplies.  Frankly, none of it should be falling back on Schools and School Councils to be raising monies for items that are necessary for … Read moreBenefits of Online Fundraising for School Fundraising

Fundraising for your Sports Team

It doesn’t matter what sports club or organization your child is involved in, they all seem to have additional fundraising obligations linked to them.  The shame is that while they are involved in a sport, they are required to sell chocolate almonds, candy, cookie dough, etc to raise insubstantial funds for the organization. With Raiseathon’s … Read moreFundraising for your Sports Team

Camp Trillium and Annaleise Carr pair up to fundraise online!

CAMP TRILLIUM AND ANNALEISE CARR PAIR UP TO FUNDRAISE ONLINE! We congratulate Annaleise Carr. She is the youngest swimmer, at 14 years of age, to successfully cross Lake Ontario. Annaleise successfully fundraised for Camp Trillium, a cancer camp for children with cancer and their families, to raise over $120,000.  Visit www.camptrillium.com to see how they … Read moreCamp Trillium and Annaleise Carr pair up to fundraise online!