A tip o’ the hat to “Impact a Life” College Scholarship 2014 contributor Amanda Orlando for her insightful look into the whys and hows of a raffle fundraiser. If you, or someone you know is attending or planning on attending college, >click here
Everyone knows that holding a raffle is a simple, easy and potentially profitable way for a charity or non-profit organization to raise needed funds. But let’s have a look at how the simple use of raffle tickets as a marketing tactic can help your small businesses attract new customers and cement customer loyalty. The idea [...]
"I believe that creating lasting relationships and helping others really gives meaning to life. Since building a connected community is an integral goal of any church organization, we should all strive as a group to find new and innovative ways to bring ourselves together and motivate others to get involved. This is one of the reasons that I believe having raffles can be a valuable tool when it comes to increasing community participation and nurturing that creative spark."
Announcing the 2014 “Impact a Life” College Scholarship! The 2014 scholarship now offers three separate cash grants for eligible students. The scholarship was established to help defray the expenses associated with the rising cost of college education. “Because of the success of the 2013 scholarship, we are pleased to award additional scholarship opportunities to motivated [...]
"Would you like to raise needed funds for your kids’ sports team?
No matter if your kids are involved in soccer, baseball, softball, basketball, lacrosse, or any other sport one can think of, there comes a time when funds must be available in order to procure uniforms, equipment, or travel. There is a quick and easy way to raise those much needed funds . . . hold a raffle fundraiser!"
Why hold a raffle fundraiser for your organization? Paige Howard, a student at Truman State University has some wonderful ideas and tips on why and how to hold a successful raffle for your organization!
Raffles and raffle tickets are not only for non-profit fundraisers! “Impact a Life” college scholarship essayist Sara Foster details some innovative ways to incorporate a raffle into your business marketing strategy.
If you’d like to know how to motivate your volunteers to sell more raffle tickets, look no further than this “Impact a Life” college scholarship entry from Audrey Avila. Thanks for the fine entry Audrey.
Is your church or non-profit planning on holding a fundraiser? Timothy V. Cantrell offers some unique tips on how to hold a raffle and sell more raffle tickets in his “Impact a Life” college scholarship essay entry.
Sell more raffle tickets! Courtney Jackson is a graduate student in Nonprofit Organization Management at the University of Georgia. Courtney offers these well thought out tips for organizing a successful fundraising raffle.
Finding enough money to keep a public school running is sometimes difficult, especially during the past few years of economic instability. Funding a school is tough if the costs for maintenance, salary, and supplies keep increasing. Luckily, some students and parents are more than willing to help with their schools’ funding. When people talk about [...]
"The Police Unity Tour is riding strong across the U.S.A., raising funds and bringing public awareness of Police Officers who have died in the line of duty and to honor their sacrifices. A very worthwhile cause indeed."
We all know that holding a raffle is a fantastic way for non-profit organizations and other groups to raise needed funds. If your organization would like to have the ability to raise money with as little effort as possible, consider organizing a “Quick-Fire” 50-50 Raffle. Start by defining how much money you would like to [...]
It’s late in the week and everything is set up for your raffle fundraiser – prizes, volunteers, and enthusiasm. Everything that is, excepting for the actual custom printed raffle tickets your volunteers are anxious to sell in order to raise money for your good cause. First of all, fret not, because next-day shipping is an [...]
A raffle within a raffle? “Impact a Life” college scholarship essayist Kyle Sharpe details a unique and profitable twist on how to sell more raffle tickets. Thanks Kyle for your original perspective and good luck!
"Fundraising has become an indispensable component of schools, sports teams, churches, and other community groups. The need for fundraising is more important than ever before. As we bind together to join a common causes and initiate program to raise money for causes, we have to find new and exciting ways to get others to participate in our awareness and fundraising."