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Ten Steps toward Securing Event Donations

Jun
28

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Struggling to secure donations for your event? Kelli White of EventMB shares ten ways to boost at-event contributions toward your cause: Step outside your comfort zone: Start out small by asking for in-kind or product donations. Become educated on why donors should be supporting your event. When you convey this confidence in your pitch to […]

What is “aspect ratio” and why should you care?

Jun
21

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Aspect ratio refers to how wide an AV image is, compared to how tall. An improperly formatted event presentation can really diminish the impact of your gala content, making your organization appear less professional. It’s possible you could pay for a wide screen TV but then only show standard 4:3 material, leaving gaps on the […]

Top 10 Secrets of a Nonprofit Event Specialist

Jun
1

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Chris Lipari, is founder and owner of Lipari Production Group, event specialists providing production and consultation services to nonprofit organizations. LPG has produced events ranging from large star-studded benefits to “K9K” walks across the Brooklyn Bridge. Chris shares his top 10 “insider secrets” for successful fundraising events. These tips resonate with Event Journal, because they are […]