Are you struggling to decide what to do for your next fundraising event? Do you have a high target to hit, and just aren’t sure how to get there? Whether you’re trying to raise funds for a nonprofit, club, or association, there’s a lot of pressure riding on you to find the best idea and to raise enough money to keep your organization going.
To help you out, I’ve put together this eBook full of dozens of event fundraising ideas. You’ll find ideas from easy-to-plan community activities, all the way to mega-sized tournaments. There are options to suit every organization, regardless of your type, time frame or budget.
These are all ideas I’ve learned through working with thousands of other organizations over the years and in my work at Wild Apricot. They are proven to generate a positive return for your organization when they’re properly coordinated.
For each fundraising event idea, you will find:
The cost for each idea, with the lowest-cost events indicated by $ going all the way to $$$$ for the highest-cost fundraisers.
The complexity for each idea, which is rated on a scale of 1 to 4. 1 indicates an easy fundraiser that’s quick to plan, and 4 indicates an event that takes a lot of coordination with different stakeholders to get up and running.
The expected return for each idea, also indicated from $ to $$$$.
Advice and practical tips from a variety of fundraising experts throughout the eBook to inspire you along your fundraising journey.
Finally, I’ve sorted the ideas by type, so you can easily find the kind you’re looking for. Dig in, and enjoy!