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What Event Fundraisers Need to Understand About Payment Processing

Feb
14

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

By guest blogger Michael Kim, Partner Account Manager, iATS Payments More than likely, your nonprofit is already employing payment processing to manage a multitude of digital transactions. Whether you’re knee-deep in planning your first gala or planning your 100th gala, understanding payment processing is a great first step toward making your fundraising event as successful […]

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 […]