Fundraising events are some of the most rewarding fundraising strategies that nonprofits can implement. An event is an opportunity to work with social cues to inspire more fundraising and learn more about your donor base.
But fundraising events can also be risky and taxing. Your organization is putting time, money, and resources on the line, often in a months-long process.
To help ensure that your event is the smashing success that it can be, you’ll need to plan accordingly. Start with these 5 simple steps:
- Set clear goals.
- Brand your event.
- Invite your attendees.
- Invest in the right software.
- Sell promotional products.
Let's break each of these down;