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Get your Event Sponsored in Five Steps

Feb
7

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Bringing sponsors on board is not easy. Gaining corporate support is all about strategy. CheckInEasy recently shared 5 tips that can help you get the event sponsorships you need: Plan Ahead: For a corporation,  sponsorships are a vehicle to advertise their product or service by aligning it with a complementary brand, your organization! When planning […]

Raising Green on the Green

Jan
31

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

While it’s definitely still winter, many Event Journal clients are well on their way to planning golf events for spring, summer and fall. With a little planning, golf tournaments can be a successful source of fundraising dollars for your organization. A recent article by Mark Brewer in AFP’s Advancing Philanthropy outlines several suggestions to assist […]

Three unexpected strategies to help you raise more at your next fundraising event

Jan
24

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Annual fundraising events are a staple for most organizations, a tried and true method of reeling in major funds. But planning, staging, and following up on the event can be a major drain on an organization’s staff. Joe Garecht shares three unexpected strategies to help you raise more at your next special event. 1) Use […]