Posts Tagged ‘vacation homes for charity’

We Visited Cape Town!

08.07.2013 · Posted in Travel

TweetTravel is an adventure. This summer my family and I had the most amazing adventure in Cape Town, South Africa. Our Summer here is their “off season” and was the perfect time of year to go to. The weather was just incredible, the crowds were limited and there was plenty of excitement around every corner. ...

The Strategy of Collaboration

07.19.2013 · Posted in Charities/Not-For-Profits

TweetA mission statement is the foundation of every non-profit. Some nonprofits drift from their mission after years of serving their clients, while others are able to grip firmly to the mission that originally opened their doors. For those who are able to stick to their original mission, collaborations with other local organizations can play a key ...

Mike Last on Nonprofits and Marketing, The Journal of Humanitarian Affairs

04.29.2013 · Posted in Geronimo.com News

TweetOur founder, Mike Last, was recently interviewed by Michelle Spoden and the Journal of Humanitarian Affairs. It was honor for Mike to share what inspired him to create Geronimo Vacation Rentals for Charity and Vacation Homes for Charity. We wanted to share that interview and inspire our readers to have fun and help others all ...

What is Social Enterprise?

10.18.2012 · Posted in Cause Marketing

TweetThe 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 ...

Fundraisers: Turn Vacations Into Big Donations!

09.24.2012 · Posted in Fund Raising

TweetYou 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 ...