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Jon Kazarian

Jon Kazarian is the co-founder and CEO of Accelevents, a mobile fundraising platform that enhances silent auctions and raffles through online and text message bidding. An active member in the Boston fundraising scene and co-founder of the Boston Fall Formal, Jon focuses on improving traditional fundraising methods and increasing fundraiser proceeds.

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How These Friends Raised $175,000 With a Brand New Fundraising Event

Posted by Jon Kazarian on Mar 14, 2016 10:00:00 AM

For the past two years, my group of friends and I have been able to engage and retain young professionals in Boston, transforming them into valuable donors for a cause that we are passionate about.

In our first year, we sold 850 tickets and raised over $67,000. The next year, we nearly doubled this amount, raising $108,000 from over 1,000 donors - and I’m going to tell you exactly how.

But first, let me give you a little backstory.

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Topics: event fundraising

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