About Zach

Zach is AccelEvents’ COO and Co-Founder, focusing on company strategy, efficiency, and execution. Zach works with the AccelEvents team to create the best possible experience for you as you setup and run your fundraising solution.

How to Sell Tickets Online

2018-04-25T00:02:45-04:00 April 25th, 2018|Event Ticketing|

When it comes to selling event tickets, you simply cannot beat the advantages of selling your tickets online! As many event hosts already know, selling events tickets can help you: Reach a larger audience. Sell tickets for a longer time period. Make the ticket purchase and checkout process easier for your guests. In addition [...]

The Last Event Fundraising Checklist You’ll Ever Need!

2018-04-15T14:17:06-04:00 April 15th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

One thing that all fundraising event hosts agree on is that organizing and executing a fundraising event is no small task. The process often involves many steps that must be carefully planned in order to deliver an effective and engaging fundraising event. For someone running a fundraising event for the first time, this can [...]

Accelevents Webinar Series: The Benefits of Mobile and Online Fundraising

2018-04-14T11:25:50-04:00 April 14th, 2018|Webinars|

As mobile and online technology become interwoven in every element of our lives, more and more consumers are turning to this technology to help their mobile fundraising strategy. While mobile technology can significantly increase your fundraising experience and proceeds, many organizations and fundraisers still do not fully understand how mobile fundraising works, how to [...]

Feature Announcement: Live Auctions, Notifications, and More!

2018-04-03T23:44:36-04:00 March 28th, 2018|Feature Announcements|

Our March feature announcements include a new Live Auction option, enhancements to host notifications, and a quantity limit option for fund a need items - enjoy! 1. Live Auction Functionality Are you running a live auction at your event too? Now, Accelevents offers a suite of features that will make your live auction easier. [...]

How to Build an Effective Fundraising Site

2018-03-05T23:53:33-05:00 March 5th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

Your fundraising site is the hub of your fundraising efforts. Not only will your site drive donations – and other fundraising transactions – but it is another extension of your organization’s brand and is a digital center for telling the story of your cause. While your fundraising site is one of the most important [...]

5 Silent Auction Rules for a Your Best Auction Yet

2018-02-15T18:07:05-05:00 February 15th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

Nobody can deny the positive impact a silent auction has on a fundraising event. Silent auctions create an additional revenue stream for your fundraising initiative and provide a competitive and engaging activity for guests to engage in while still learning about and supporting a great cause. While silent auctions have been widespread across fundraising [...]

How to Highlight Your Fundraiser Sponsors

2018-01-23T21:48:29-05:00 January 23rd, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

So you’ve spent hours upon hours attracting fundraising sponsors to your upcoming event, raising a ton of incremental dollars for your cause – congrats! The biggest question left regarding your sponsors is…How can you adequately highlight your fundraiser sponsors in a meaningful and engaging manner? In this post, we will provide you with a [...]

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Fundraising Appeal Letter

2018-01-19T00:05:29-05:00 January 19th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

Today, we are featuring a guest post from Gloria Kopp, a fundraising manager at Australian Help. Writing a fundraising appeal letter is an extremely niche form of writing that can be difficult to master. Instead of trying to promote a service or a product like most businesses, you’ll be trying to write a letter that [...]

5 Planning Tips for Your Upcoming Capital Campaign Event

2017-12-29T10:13:59-05:00 December 29th, 2017|Fundraising Tips|

Capital campaigns are often periods of chaos for nonprofit organizations because of tight deadlines, intense strategy, and aggressive fundraising goals, leading to more than a little bit of pressure. Composed of two phases, private and public, a capital campaign typically transitions from the private phase into the public phase with a kickoff event. If [...]