A Tag the Bag Fundraiser is Great Visual Keepsake

What Is a Tag the Bag Fundraiser? A Tag the Bag fundraiser is about  providing a bag for someone who is going through a transition in life to remind them  that people are thinking about them.  You obtain one traveling bag  for the person you are having the event for.  When a donor makes a contribution they sign their name on the traveling bag - tagging the bag.  At the end of the event the person you are having the event for gets to keep the bag and t

Carnival Style Walk-A-Thon

Why a carnival-style Walk-A-Thon?  Because I am always looking for ways to help people naturally to get and stay healthy. Especially since studies show that people tend to be healthier when they have a sense of community.   I began thinking about how awesome it would be to promote a health conscious fundraiser that involves the whole community while helping to promote local businesses.   As spring starts to approach the thought of nicer weather entered my

Everyone loves a compliment, why not have a Compliment Fundraiser?

Everyone loves a compliment.  Wouldn't it be wonderful to live in a world where we receive more compliments than complaints? It sure would be a brighter place to live!  Have you heard the saying, "You reap what you sow?"  So if you put out (sow) good energy (such as a compliment), then good will be attracted (reap) back to you. You can help create this positive energy and raise money for your cause by having a Compliment Fundraiser. (more…)

Fundraising vs. Friend Raising

I am constantly in search of ideas to help out my fundraising friends.  Through my searches I have learned that fundraising is not just about raising money.  It is about forming and growing relationships within your community in an attempt to change lives...to make the world a better place to live.  This is because as human beings we do not respond well to being a number.  We need to feel like we are persons who are part of a community. The other day I ca