Mobile Fundraiser

Fundraising Thermometers and Other Tactics to Engage Your Audience

2016-12-13T08:22:55-04:00December 9th, 2016|

If someone told you that the key to their increased fundraiser proceeds was a fundraising thermometer, would you believe them? After consulting with and running many of our own fundraisers, we buy it! The benefit of fundraising thermometers (and similar tools) is that they are a dynamic way to engage your audience, and make them [...]

Why Silent Auction Bid Sheets Are Dead

2019-07-11T10:00:21-04:00September 25th, 2016|

As fundraising professionals, there are certain fundraising traditions that we 100% stand by. One of these traditions is the silent auction, a tried-and-true method to help fundraising events increase proceeds. But while there are many fundraising traditions that we support, there are just as many that we know can change for the better. The [...]

How to Increase Your Fundraiser Proceeds in Under an Hour

2018-04-27T09:38:09-04:00May 19th, 2016|

Are you interested in dramatically increasing your fundraiser proceeds in less than an hour? In this post, I’m going to outline how you can effectively and efficiently market your Accelevents fundraiser in order to improve your contribution results for your next fundraiser. But first, let’s think about what goes into an effective marketing campaign of [...]

The Definitive List of Best Silent Auction Items

2019-03-02T14:37:52-04:00December 4th, 2015|

So you’ve decided to use a silent auction at your fundraiser. You may have even identified a mobile fundraising platform to expand your reach and raise more money. But before finalizing plans for your fundraiser, you will first need to collect the best silent auction items! A great first step here is identifying the best [...]

Fundraiser Blueprint Series: Fundraiser Checklist

2016-12-06T05:50:12-04:00November 3rd, 2015|

So you’ve been tirelessly planning your fundraiser for a few months (or weeks), and have now arrived at the final seven-day countdown to your event.  You’ve carefully selected a team to help support your goals, have locked down the perfect venue, and have hopefully secured a few amazing sponsors. The final week leading up to [...]

Think Beyond The Fundraiser Venue

2016-12-06T05:50:12-04:00October 6th, 2015|

While most fundraisers still hold a physical event at their venue to collect donations and support their cause, it is a major misconception that your fundraising should be limited to a one-day opportunity. With the population becoming more connected and mobile each day, it only makes sense that your fundraising efforts should mirror this new [...]