What is Social Enterprise?

10/18/2012 · Terri

The Social Enterprise Alliance recently introduced us to social enterprises. These are businesses whose primary purpose is the common good. They use the methods and disciplines of business and the power of the marketplace to advance their social, environmental and human justice agendas.

Basically, a business can do more than just earn a profit. Success means using their business to make the world a better place.

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Shaver Lake, CA Vacation Rental Lodge for Charity

10/10/2012 · Terri

There’s nothing like a vacation in Cali! Geronimo Vacation Rentals for Charity just added this amazing vacation lodge near Shaver Lake and China Peak in Shaver, California. The owners are donating a portion of the rent to Habitat For Humanity Fresno, Inc. and asking the renters to choose who should receive the remaining portion.

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Fundraising: How Much Is Too Much?

10/03/2012 · Terri

Have you ever asked yourself if your organization can fundraise too much? To answer that question, yes!

Many organizations may find that they are better known for their fundraising than for their mission. This can create challenges with both donors and volunteers. If potential volunteers perceive your organization as being all about fundraising and they are not comfortable with fundraising, they may feel that they don’t have a place in your organization.

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Blue Fish Condo Beach, Sun and Fun in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

10/03/2012 · Terri

New to the Geronimo Vacation Rentals for Charity inventory is the Blue Fish Condo in Cabarete, Dominican Republic.

This beautiful condo was built in 2007 in the historic beach town of Cabarete. Blue Fish residence is conveniently located between cabarete and Sosua in a gated community. You can enjoy the beach just 100 meters ways or just dive in the big pool or relax in the Jacuzzi. Rattan/banana leaf furniture gives a modern tropical feeling at the place. It will feel just like home with all the modern appliances including flat screen TV and cable. (more…)

Fundraisers: Turn Vacations Into Big Donations!

09/24/2012 · Terri

You know how great it is when someone donates time at their vacation property because everyone loves vacation and you’ll easily convert donated time into a big donation!  Vacations are by far the most popular items at charity fundraisers. But it’s tough to track down vacation home owners and get them to set aside a week. Plus, there are huge costs associated with putting on a yearly fundraiser.

Geronimo connects you with vacation rentals that are already donated just waiting to be a part of your next fundraiser on your own private label website. Now, what if you were given tools to easily promote this website and raise real money real fast?

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