Archive for November, 2012

New! Sell Off-Season Weeks At Silent Auctions

11.27.2012 · Posted in Charity Events

Tweet We’re about to roll out a new feature that has tremendous potential. Vacations are consistently the most popular items at silent auctions.  Now properties featured on Geronimo will be promoted at silent auctions! WHAT TO DO:  You don’t need to do anything, because by default, we’ve set a minimum bid of 80% of your posted Geronimo rate, but you ...

A Lesson Learned From Hurricane Sandy Relief Fundraising

11.26.2012 · Posted in Cause Marketing, Fund Raising

TweetSocial media has been changing the way most people and businesses communicate and now fundraising has joined in.  Public officials used social media to communicate with residents during hurricane Sandy. Shortly after, fundraising organizations and disaster relief agencies went social to raise funds to help the more than 25 million people affected by the storm. ...

VIllas giving back in Sardinia

11.12.2012 · Posted in Vacation Rental Properties

TweetSardinia is well-known as a paradise in the heart of the Mediterranean. It is the second largest island in the Mediterranean and although part of Italy it is closer to Africa. People come to vacation in Sardinia for its turquoise sea and white sandy beaches and of course its amazing food! From seafood, freshly baked ...

The Power Of Giving Trends

11.01.2012 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetAs the year comes to an end many non-profit organizations will begin putting together their 2013 budget and fundraising plan. To make the most of our budget and build an outstanding marketing plan consider looking at the giving trends rather than just the numbers. As board members and leaders of a non-profit organization our first ...