Posts Tagged ‘Live auctions’

Countdown to Year End

10/28/2015 · Posted in Fund Raising

If you haven’t put your year end fundraising plan in place, there’s still time, but not much. It’s time to get busy and put your nonprofit on display to earn those year end donations. With one-third of all charitable giving happening during the last quarter of the year, you can’t afford to miss out. As ...

Fundraisers: Silent and Live Auctions – The Painful Truths of Consignment

12/03/2013 · Posted in Fund Raising

We are often asked by non-profit event organizers to compare our program to “consignment” programs that they may have used (and typically have had bad experiences with). We did a little research, and we quickly discovered why so many non-profits shy away from consignment. The good news is that we found that it is very easy ...

Auction Item Fatigue

05/13/2013 · Posted in Charity Events, Fund Raising

Live and Silent auctions have become common place at many fundraising events. Some organizations even host very successful stand-alone auction fundraisers. Just because the idea of an auction has become common place does not mean that your auction needs to be the same old thing. In order to keep donors engaged and excited, there are ...