Fundraising Tips

Our fundraising tips section includes a wide range of guides, case studies, and guest posts about how you can improve your fundraising efforts for the year. Whether learning about how to promote your fundraising event, or reading about the benefits of mobile fundraising, you’ll be sure to find actionable advice to improve your fundraising strategy.

A Day in the Life of a Fundraising Event Host

2018-12-09T18:49:21+00:00December 9th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

As you may know, the Accelevents platform was inspired by the Fall Formal, a local fundraiser that the current founders of the platform host in Boston each year. The event is still going strong, and we even hosted our 5th anniversary of the Fall Formal this past November! Running this event over the past [...]

7 Ways to Boost Donor Engagement with Text Messages

2018-11-23T13:14:27+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

Today, we are featuring a guest post from Jasmine Somaiah, a content creator & social media marketer at Call Hub. With the rise of technology, nonprofit organizations have several new tools available for engaging donors. Among those tools, text messages are one of the most underutilized yet powerful ways to connect with your donors. With [...]

Helpful Event Planning Tips

2018-10-14T17:04:24+00:00October 14th, 2018|Event Promotion, Fundraising Tips|

If you’ve ever hosted an event, you know how much time, planning and effort is required to ensure success. But sometimes it’s best to take some advice from the pros. To help you do just that, we’ve talked with some of the best event managers in the country and asked them to provide their [...]

How to Streamline Event Check-In

2018-09-26T23:52:31+00:00September 26th, 2018|Event Ticketing, Fundraising Tips|

Anyone who has hosted an event knows the the painstaking process of event check-in all too well. A slow check-in process results in an ever-growing check-in line and unhappy guests. On the other hand, a smooth and and painless check-in process sets the tone for your event. In order to ensure you start your [...]

22 Ways to Promote Your Event

2018-07-15T14:38:02+00:00July 15th, 2018|Event Promotion, Fundraising Tips|

You’ve put hours of effort and dedication into creating an exciting and engaging event. With all the pieces in place, you have one major task left...promoting your event in order to ensure early and sustained interest. To help you accomplish this task, we’ve put together a list of 22 ways to promote your event. [...]

Why You Should Combine Your Ticketing and Fundraising Platform

2018-06-13T22:04:15+00:00June 13th, 2018|Event Ticketing, Fundraising Tips|

Online and mobile technology is here to stay. Better technology and the increased popularity of social media and other online tools have lead to significant increases in efficiency across all aspects of our lives. It’s no surprise that these improvements have also affected the realms of event management and fundraising. Let’s first consider event [...]

How to Create Fundraiser Invites Sponsors Won’t Be Able to Resist!

2018-06-04T10:16:50+00:00June 4th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

This post features a guest article from our friend Stacey Wonder.  Fundraising events are an increasingly popular way for non-profit organizations and even individuals to raise awareness and of course funding for various different causes. However, these events usually require willing sponsors to contribute donations and other resources in order to be successful. Effective communication, [...]

The Best Fundraising Blogs to Follow in 2018

2018-05-01T07:40:06+00:00April 30th, 2018|Fundraising Tips|

As a company focused on helping our clients raise as much money as possible through their fundraising initiatives, we enjoy keeping a finger on the pulse of the latest trends in the nonprofit, fundraising, and event space. While there are endless resources providing fundraising tips, promotion & communication strategies, and guides on how to build [...]