End The Baby Shower Monotony With A Diaper Raffle!

A diaper raffle is a great way to help prepare moms-to-be with one of baby’s most essential items while breaking up the usual array of baby shower games with something out of the ordinary. There are several ways to go about holding a diaper raffle at a baby shower. Include a note or cute poem with the shower invitation explaining that guests who bring a package of diapers will be entered into a raffle for a prize. Guests with last names beginning with A

March Madness offers great fundraising opportunities

The month of March is an exciting time for fans of college basketball. This is when the National Collegiate Athletic Association, or NCAA, organizes a championship tournament called March Madness that lasts for several weeks as the teams advance through the rounds and compete for the winning title. This popular sporting event provides a great theme for fundraising, offering plenty of opportunities for creative events that will draw community members...

Mardi Gras offers the perfect venue for a spirited fundraiser

Full of colorful costumes, masquerade balls and parades, delicious foods, and spirited music and dancing, the carnival known as Mardi Gras – held on the day before Ash Wednesday every year – offers lots of fun for everyone. A Mardi Gras party is a great way to say goodbye to the winter blahs and at the same time raise funds for your organization. As you begin to plan your event, decide how elaborate a party your organization wants (or is able) to hold.

Impress the dads out there with a Father’s Day golf ball drop fundraiser

A great idea for a Father’s Day-themed fundraiser can be as close as a local golf course. If you can imagine a thousand golf balls raining down onto a target placed on a course green, you can imagine a golf ball drop. With a little coordination, your organization can put together a fun, memorable event to help raise money for your cause. To make a golf ball drop happen, first make arrangements with a golf course owner in your area to temporarily ...

Mother’s Day provides great ideas for a raffle

Mother's Day can be a fun way to celebrate Mom while raising funds for your organization with these great ideas for a raffle. Create a buzz in the community with some fun, creative prizes! Consider grouping prizes by themes. A "Time for Me" prize package could include luscious fragrant soaps with a loofah mitt or luxuriously soft bath cloth, bath salts and gels, a sachet of fragrance and a CD of classical or jazz music. Or take Mom to the next level wit

Motivate voters in your community to participate in the democratic process!

"Free ride" tickets and door prize giveaways promote voting Whatever your political beliefs, we all want fair and representative elections. The best way to achieve that is to make sure as many people as possible get to make their voices heard. There are several simple methods that you can use to motivate voters in your community, and your efforts might get repaid with a little goodwill as well. The most obvious way to motivate voters and increase t...